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Rigny-sur-Arroux tourism and travel guide

Photo of Rigny-sur-Arroux in Saone-et-Loire

Photo is of Paray-le-Monial at 12 km from Rigny-sur-Arroux

Visit Rigny-sur-Arroux: highlights and tourist information

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Rigny-sur-Arroux is situated in the Saone-et-Loire department and Burgundy-Franche-Comté region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Paray-le-Monial at 12 km and Paray-le-Monial basilica at 12 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Rigny-sur-Arroux, 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 Rigny-sur-Arroux in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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

Paray-le-Monial

Paray-le-Monial

at 12 km (direction south-east)

The 12th century abbey and other buildings and the pretty...

See Paray-le-Monial guide
Paray-le-Monial basilica

Paray-le-Monial basilica

Church at 12 km (direction south-east)

Paray-le-Monial basilica is an impressive 12th century church in...

See Paray-le-Monial basilica guide
Anzy-le-Duc

Anzy-le-Duc

at 24 km (direction south)

Much the most visited site in this pretty village is the Priory...

See Anzy-le-Duc guide
Semur-en-Brionnais

Semur-en-Brionnais

Most Beautiful Village at 30 km (direction south-south-east)

As well as the pretty village itself, you can also visit the...

See Semur-en-Brionnais guide
 
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Lapalisse

Lapalisse

at 43 km (direction south-west), in the Allier department

The renaissance style Chateau de la Palice, its internal decorations and...

See Lapalisse guide
Cluny

Cluny

at 50 km (direction east)

As well as one of the most visited abbeys...

See Cluny guide
Autun

Autun

at 51 km (direction north-north-east)

After exploring Autun with its old town, cathedral and roman ruins...

See Autun guide
Vichy

Vichy

at 65 km (direction west-south-west), in the Allier department

The spa town of Vichy is best known for...

See Vichy guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Saone-et-Loire

Map of places to visit near Rigny-sur-Arroux

 
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Markets in and near Rigny-sur-Arroux

  • Digoin: market Sunday & Friday (7km)
  • Gueugnon: market Thursday (7km)
  • Paray-le-Monial: market Friday (12km)
  • Charolles: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Dompierre-sur-Besbre: market Saturday (27km)
  • Le Donjon: market Tuesday (27km)
  • Montceau-les-Mines: market Tuesday & Saturday (29km)
  • Marcigny: market Monday (29km)
  • La Clayette: market Tuesday (34km)
  • Jaligny-sur-Besbre: market Wednesday (38km)

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Tourist attractions near Rigny-sur-Arroux, France

What to do at Rigny-sur-Arroux? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Rigny-sur-Arroux.

Grand sites of France

  • Bibracte-Mont Beuvray (44km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Basilique du Sacré-Cœur (Paray-le-Monial) (12km)
  • Prieuré church de Saint Pierre et Saint Benoit (Perrecy-les-Forges) (17km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nizier (Baron) (20km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Montceaux-l'Etoile) (20km)
  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie-Madeleine (Neuilly-en-Donjon) (24km)
  • Prieuré d'Anzy-le-Duc (Anzy-le-Duc) (24km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre-aux-Liens (Varenne-l'Arconce) (24km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Saint-Germain-en-Brionnais) (27km)
  • Eglise de Saint Hilaire (Semur-en-Brionnais) (30km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Mont-Saint-Vincent) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint Marcel (Iguerande) (37km)
  • Couvent des Cordeliers (Saint-Nizier-sous-Charlieu) (43km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Fortuné de Charlieu (Charlieu) (43km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Massy) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint Blaise (Mazille) (47km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Digoine (15km)
  • Les jardins Romans de Varenne-l'Arconce (24km)
  • Jardin du château de Chaumont (26km)
  • Les Jardins du château de Drée (33km)
  • Le jardin de Zéphyr (42km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bibracte (44km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Le PAL (27km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Charolles (22km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc d'Attractions et Animalier (PAL) (31km)
 
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Geography and distances

Rigny-sur-Arroux is in the eastern-center of France at 67 kilometres from Macon, the department capital (general information: Rigny-sur-Arroux is 287 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Rigny-sur-Arroux

Canton: Gueugnon

Arrondissement: Charolles

Department: Saone-et-Loire

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 71160

Distance to Rigny-sur-Arroux

from Macon (prefecture): 67 km

from Paris: 287 km

from Calais: 516 km

from Nice: 405 km

from Bordeaux: 404 km

from Strasbourg: 360 km

Getting here

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 Rigny-sur-Arroux from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Clessy, Digoin and La Motte-Saint-Jean.

This page in French: Visiter Rigny-sur-Arroux

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