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Saint-Agnan tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saint-Agnan in Nievre

Photo is of Morvan Regional Park at 11 km from Saint-Agnan

Visit Saint-Agnan: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Agnan is situated in the Nievre department and Burgundy-Franche-Comté region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Morvan Regional Park at 11 km and Saulieu at 11 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Saint-Agnan, 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 Saint-Agnan in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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

Morvan Regional Park

Morvan Regional Park

Natural Parc at 11 km (direction east-south-east)

Morvan Regional Natural Park is a quiet region of unspoiled countryside with...

See Morvan Regional Park guide
Saulieu

Saulieu

at 11 km (direction east-south-east), in the Cote d'Or department

Saulieu is quite a small town, visited because of...

See Saulieu guide
Avallon

Avallon

at 24 km (direction north-west), in the Yonne department

Avallon is a very pleasant town to explore with some...

See Avallon guide
Montreal

Montreal

at 25 km (direction north-north-west), in the Yonne department

Behind its fortified entrance, the small village of Montreal...

See Montreal guide
 
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Semur-en-Auxois

Semur-en-Auxois

at 26 km (direction north-east), in the Cote d'Or department

One of the prettiest of the Burgundy villages, Semur-en-Auxois has...

See Semur-en-Auxois guide
Vézelay basilica

Vézelay basilica

Church at 31 km (direction west-north-west), in the Yonne department

The basilica in Vézelay is a monumental example of...

See Vézelay basilica guide
Vezelay

Vezelay

Heritage Site at 31 km (direction west-north-west), in the Yonne department

Even if it didn't have one of the most famous abbeys...

See Vezelay guide
Corbigny

Corbigny

at 32 km (direction west)

Corbigny, on the edge of the Morvan Regional Parc, includes an...

See Corbigny guide
Montbard

Montbard

at 39 km (direction north-east), in the Cote d'Or department

A typical regional town, we suggest you take a stroll around...

See Montbard guide
Flavigny

Flavigny

Most Beautiful Village at 39 km (direction east-north-east), in the Cote d'Or department

The village of Flavigny retains an ancient centre surrounded by fortified...

See Flavigny guide
Fontenay Abbey

Fontenay Abbey

Abbey at 40 km (direction north-east), in the Cote d'Or department

The complex of buildings at the Abbey de Fontenay,...

See Fontenay Abbey guide
Chateauneuf-en-Auxois

Chateauneuf-en-Auxois

Most Beautiful Village at 43 km (direction east), in the Cote d'Or department

The village of Chateauneuf-sur-Auxois, one of the 'most beautiful...

See Chateauneuf-en-Auxois guide
Noyers-sur-Serein

Noyers-sur-Serein

Most Beautiful Village at 43 km (direction north-north-west), in the Yonne department

The half-timbered houses and riverside setting make Noyers-sur-Serein one...

See Noyers-sur-Serein guide
Autun

Autun

at 44 km (direction south-south-east), in the Saone-et-Loire department

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

See Autun guide

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

Map of places to visit near Saint-Agnan

 
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Markets in and near Saint-Agnan

  • Saulieu: market Saturday (11km)
  • Montsauche-les-Settons: market Thursday all day (13km)
  • Avallon: market Saturday (24km)
  • Corbigny: market Friday (32km)
  • Venarey-les-Laumes: market Wednesday (37km)
  • Montbard: market Friday (39km)
  • Autun: market Wednesday & Friday (43km)
  • Clamecy: market Saturday (46km)
  • Vermenton: market Friday (47km)
  • Epinac: market Wednesday & Sunday (48km)

More information about Saint-Agnan, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Saint-Agnan, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Alesia (39km)
  • Bibracte-Mont Beuvray (44km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Bussy-Rabutin Chateau (42km)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Basilique de Saint Andoche (Saulieu) (11km)
  • Eglise de Saint Barthélémy (Cervon) (27km)
  • Abbaye de Fontenay (Montbard) (39km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Lazare (Autun) (44km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Révérien (Saint-Reverien) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de Saint-Léger (6km)
  • Jardin de la Chaux (14km)
  • Jardin du moulin de Athie (30km)
  • Potager du château de Lantilly (33km)
  • Abbaye de Fontenay (42km)
  • Parc et jardin du château du Chatillon en Bazois (44km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Sully (45km)
  • Jardin du château de Limanton (45km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Siège d'Alésia (39km)
  • Bibracte (44km)
  • Cirque du Bout du Monde (56km)
 
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Geography and distances

Saint-Agnan is in the eastern-center of France at 79 kilometres from Nevers, the department capital (general information: Saint-Agnan is 215 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Agnan

Canton: Montsauche-les-Settons

Arrondissement: Château-Chinon(Ville)

Department: Nievre

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 58230

Distance to Saint-Agnan

from Nevers (prefecture): 79 km

from Paris: 215 km

from Calais: 435 km

from Nice: 472 km

from Bordeaux: 454 km

from Strasbourg: 306 km

Getting here

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 Saint-Agnan from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 2 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Champeau-en-Morvan and Saint-Brisson.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Agnan

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