Raveau tourism and travel guide

Photo of Raveau in Nievre

Visit Raveau: highlights and tourist information

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Raveau is situated in the Nievre department and Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 22 kilometres from Nevers, the department capital (general information: Raveau is 193 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include La Charite-sur-Loire at 4 km and Nevers at 22 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Raveau, 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 Raveau in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Nievre

Map of places to visit near Raveau

Markets in and near Raveau

  • Fourchambault: market Sunday (19km)
  • Nevers: market Saturday all day (22km)
  • Saint-Satur: market Thursday (24km)
  • Cosne-Cours-sur-Loire: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (28km)
  • Baugy: market Friday (29km)
  • Sancoins: market Wednesday (41km)
  • Henrichemont: market Wednesday (44km)
  • Vailly-sur-Sauldre: market Friday (44km)
  • Beaulieu-sur-Loire: market Wednesday (44km)
  • La Machine: market Saturday (44km)

More information about Raveau, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Raveau, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre-Dame-du-Pré (Donzy) (20km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Révérien (Saint-Reverien) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint André (Jussy-Champagne) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Blet) (42km)
  • Collegiale Saint Etienne (Dun-sur-Auron) (51km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Forgeneuve (22km)
  • Parc floral d'Apremont (31km)
  • Parc et jardin du château du Chatillon en Bazois (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Pougues-les-Eaux (13km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Raveau

Canton: Charité-sur-Loire

Arrondissement: Cosne-Cours-sur-Loire

Department: Nievre

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 58400

Distance to Raveau

from Nevers (prefecture): 22 km

from Paris: 193 km

from Calais: 428 km

from Nice: 507 km

from Bordeaux: 384 km

from Strasbourg: 381 km

Getting here

Raveau 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, operhaps Calais or Dunkirk at about 5 - 6 hours. For driving distances to Raveau from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Argenvieres, Champvoux, La Charite-sur-Loire, La Marche, Narcy and Varennes-les-Narcy.

This page in French: Visiter Raveau