Pourlans tourism and travel guide

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Visit Pourlans: highlights and tourist information

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Pourlans is situated in the Saone-et-Loire department and Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 79 kilometres from Macon, the department capital (general information: Pourlans is 302 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Dole at 24 km and Nuits-Saint-Georges at 30 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Pourlans, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Pourlans in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Pourlans

Markets in and near Pourlans

  • Pierre-de-Bresse: market Monday (8km)
  • Verdun-sur-le-Doubs: market Thursday (18km)
  • Mervans: market Friday (19km)
  • Saint-Germain-du-Bois: market Saturday (23km)
  • Dole: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (24km)
  • Bletterans: market Tuesday (28km)
  • Auxonne: market Friday (29km)
  • Nuits-Saint-Georges: market Friday (30km)
  • Beaune: market Wednesday & Saturday (32km)
  • Saint-Germain-du-Plain: market Thursday (34km)

More information about Pourlans, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Pourlans, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Pourlans.

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Hospices de Beaune (Beaune) (32km)
  • Abbatiale eglise de Saint Philibert (Tournus) (50km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Chapaize) (59km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin à la Faulx (24km)
  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (31km)
  • Jardin du château du Talmay (47km)
  • Abbaye de la Bussière (49km)
  • Parc et jardin du château de Barbirey sur Ouche (50km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Source - la Seille (40km)
  • Cirque du Bout du Monde (45km)
  • Confluence - Le Hérisson (51km)
  • Lac de Chalain (52km)
  • Lac de Chambly (55km)
  • Lac du Val (57km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Pourlans

Canton: Pierre-de-Bresse

Arrondissement: Louhans

Department: Saone-et-Loire

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 71270

Distance to Pourlans

from Macon (prefecture): 79 km

from Paris: 302 km

from Calais: 508 km

from Nice: 395 km

from Bordeaux: 508 km

from Strasbourg: 260 km

Getting here

Pourlans is in the eastern-center of France. Most visitors fly into one of the Paris airports and hire a car or drive from a channel ferry port - allow about 6 - 7 hours. For driving distances to Pourlans from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Annoire, Bousselange, Chemin, Clux, Fretterans, Grosbois-les-Tichey, La Villeneuve, Lanthes, Lays-sur-le-Doubs, Longepierre and Saint-Loup.

This page in French: Visiter Pourlans