Rochefort tourism and travel guide

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Visit Rochefort: highlights and tourist information

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Rochefort is situated in the Cote d'Or department and Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 53 kilometres from Dijon, the department capital (general information: Rochefort is 213 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chatillon-sur-Seine at 17 km and Fontenay Abbey at 28 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Rochefort, 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 Rochefort 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 Cote d'Or

Map of places to visit near Rochefort

Markets in and near Rochefort

  • Chatillon-sur-Seine: market Saturday (16km)
  • Venarey-les-Laumes: market Wednesday (29km)
  • Montbard: market Friday (30km)
  • Mussy-sur-Seine: market Thursday (30km)
  • Les Riceys: market Thursday (37km)
  • Essoyes: market Wednesday (37km)
  • Ancy-le-Franc: market Thursday (41km)
  • Bar-sur-Seine: market Friday (47km)
  • Chaumont: market Wednesday all day & Saturday all day (52km)
  • Chaource: market Monday (55km)

More information about Rochefort, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Rochefort, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Alesia (28km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Bussy-Rabutin Chateau (24km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Fontenay (Montbard) (30km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Abbaye de Fontenay (26km)
  • Potager du château de Lantilly (33km)
  • Jardin du moulin de Athie (39km)
  • Jardin du prieuré (49km)
  • Château d'Arcelot (54km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Siège d'Alésia (27km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Neuville-sur-Seine (39km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Rochefort

Canton: Aignay-le-Duc

Arrondissement: Montbard

Department: Cote d'Or

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 21510

Distance to Rochefort

from Dijon (prefecture): 53 km

from Paris: 213 km

from Calais: 412 km

from Nice: 491 km

from Bordeaux: 518 km

from Strasbourg: 245 km

Getting here

Rochefort is in the eastern-center of France. Most visitors drive from one of the channel ports such as Calais or Dunkirk, a drive of about 6 hours, or fly into one of the Paris airports and hire a car. For driving distances to Rochefort from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beaulieu, Bellenod-sur-Seine, Busseaut, Mauvilly, Origny and Saint-Germain-le-Rocheux.

This page in French: Visiter Rochefort