Saint-Amand-en-Puisaye tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Amand-en-Puisaye: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Amand-en-Puisaye is situated in the Nievre department and Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 60 kilometres from Nevers, the department capital (general information: Saint-Amand-en-Puisaye is 157 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Guedelon at 8 km and Briare at 28 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Amand-en-Puisaye, 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-Amand-en-Puisaye in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Saint-Amand-en-Puisaye

Markets in and near Saint-Amand-en-Puisaye

  • Saint-Fargeau: market Friday (12km)
  • Saint-Sauveur-en-Puisaye: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Cosne-Cours-sur-Loire: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (17km)
  • Beaulieu-sur-Loire: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Bleneau: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Loire: market Thursday (25km)
  • Saint-Satur: market Thursday (27km)
  • Toucy: market Saturday (28km)
  • Briare: market Friday (29km)
  • Vailly-sur-Sauldre: market Friday (33km)

More information about Saint-Amand-en-Puisaye, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Saint-Amand-en-Puisaye, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Saint-Amand-en-Puisaye.

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre-Dame-du-Pré (Donzy) (18km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Révérien (Saint-Reverien) (48km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martial (Seignelay) (57km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Potager du jardin du château de La Bussière (37km)
  • Arboretum national des Barres (41km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Amand-en-Puisaye

Canton: Saint-Amand-en-Puisaye

Arrondissement: Cosne-Cours-sur-Loire

Department: Nievre

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 58310

Distance to Saint-Amand-en-Puisaye

from Nevers (prefecture): 60 km

from Paris: 157 km

from Calais: 390 km

from Nice: 536 km

from Bordeaux: 411 km

from Strasbourg: 367 km

Getting here

Saint-Amand-en-Puisaye 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 Saint-Amand-en-Puisaye from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arquian, Bitry, Dampierre-sous-Bouhy and Saint-Verain.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Amand-en-Puisaye