Sailly tourism and travel guide

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Visit Sailly: highlights and tourist information

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Sailly 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 33 kilometres from Macon, the department capital (general information: Sailly is 306 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Cormatin at 9 km and Cluny at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Sailly, 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 Sailly 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 Saone-et-Loire

Map of places to visit near Sailly

Markets in and near Sailly

  • Cluny: market Saturday (14km)
  • Montceau-les-Mines: market Tuesday & Saturday (22km)
  • Montchanin: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Charolles: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Sennecey-le-Grand: market Friday (26km)
  • Tournus: market Saturday (26km)
  • Charnay-les-Macon: market Friday (30km)
  • Givry: market Thursday (30km)
  • Le Creusot: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (31km)
  • Pont-de-Vaux: market Wednesday (31km)

More information about Sailly, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Sailly, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Roche de Solutre / Roche de Vergisson (29km)
  • Bibracte-Mont Beuvray (59km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Charlieu (52km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Massy) (6km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Mont-Saint-Vincent) (12km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Chapaize) (13km)
  • Abbaye de Cluny (Cluny) (14km)
  • Eglise de Jalogny (Jalogny) (14km)
  • Eglise de Saint Blaise (Mazille) (16km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre de Brancion (Martailly-les-Brancion) (18km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nizier (Baron) (23km)
  • Chapelle aux Moines (Berze-la-Ville) (24km)
  • Abbatiale eglise de Saint Philibert (Tournus) (27km)
  • Prieuré church de Saint Pierre et Saint Benoit (Perrecy-les-Forges) (28km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Saint-Germain-en-Brionnais) (31km)
  • Basilique du Sacré-Cœur (Paray-le-Monial) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre-aux-Liens (Varenne-l'Arconce) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Montceaux-l'Etoile) (45km)
  • Prieuré d'Anzy-le-Duc (Anzy-le-Duc) (46km)
  • Eglise de Saint Hilaire (Semur-en-Brionnais) (47km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Fortuné de Charlieu (Charlieu) (52km)
  • Eglise de Saint Marcel (Iguerande) (52km)
  • Couvent des Cordeliers (Saint-Nizier-sous-Charlieu) (55km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Digoine (27km)
  • Les Jardins du château de Drée (32km)
  • Jardin du château de Chaumont (37km)
  • Le jardin de Zéphyr (37km)
  • Les jardins Romans de Varenne-l'Arconce (38km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Confluence - la Seille (29km)
  • Seille (Saône) (29km)
  • Roche de Solutré (29km)
  • Bibracte (59km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Charolles (25km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Macon (33km)
  • Vonnas (49km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Sailly

Canton: Saint-Gengoux-le-National

Arrondissement: Mâcon

Department: Saone-et-Loire

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 71250

Distance to Sailly

from Macon (prefecture): 33 km

from Paris: 306 km

from Calais: 529 km

from Nice: 380 km

from Bordeaux: 442 km

from Strasbourg: 330 km

Getting here

Sailly 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 Sailly from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bonnay, Cherizet, Chevagny-sur-Guye, Cortevaix, Curtil-sous-Burnand, Flagy, Massy, Passy, Saint-Andre-le-Desert, Saint-Huruge, Saint-Marcelin-de-Cray, Saint-Martin-de-Salencey, Saint-Martin-la-Patrouille, Saint-Ythaire, Salornay-sur-Guye, Sigy-le-Chatel and Vitry-les-Cluny.

This page in French: Visiter Sailly