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Saint-Cyr tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saint-Cyr in Saone-et-Loire

Photo is of Chalon-sur-Saone at 11 km from Saint-Cyr

Visit Saint-Cyr: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Cyr is situated in the Saone-et-Loire department and Burgundy-Franche-Comté region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chalon-sur-Saone at 11 km and Tournus abbey at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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

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

Chalon-sur-Saone

Chalon-sur-Saone

at 11 km (direction north-north-west)

The pedestrianised town centre and cathedral will form the centre of your...

See Chalon-sur-Saone guide
Tournus abbey

Tournus abbey

Abbey at 13 km (direction south)

The abbey at Tournus is a 12th century abbey...

See Tournus abbey guide
Tournus

Tournus

at 13 km (direction south)

The Abbey of Saint-Philibert is the highlight in Tournus, but you will...

See Tournus guide
Brancion

Brancion

at 18 km (direction south-south-west)

Quiet now, in the 15th century Brancion was an important...

See Brancion guide
 
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Cormatin

Cormatin

at 22 km (direction west-south-west)

The beautifully decorated and furnished Cormatin Chateau, from the...

See Cormatin guide
Cluny

Cluny

at 33 km (direction south-west)

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

See Cluny guide
Beaune

Beaune

at 38 km (direction south-west), in the Cote d'Or department

Beaune is the centre of the famous wine region of the same...

See Beaune guide
Macon

Macon

at 42 km (direction south)

After exploring the pleasant town of Macon we suggest a...

See Macon guide
Solutre-Pouilly

Solutre-Pouilly

at 45 km (direction south-south-west)

Solutré-Pouilly would perhaps go unnoticed except for the great rock-cliff behind the...

See Solutre-Pouilly guide
Autun

Autun

at 54 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Autun guide
Dole

Dole

at 64 km (direction north-east), in the Jura department

The Collegiale Church that dominates the town skyline is...

See Dole guide

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

Map of places to visit near Saint-Cyr

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Markets in and near Saint-Cyr

  • Sennecey-le-Grand: market Friday (5km)
  • Saint-Germain-du-Plain: market Thursday (7km)
  • Chalon-sur-Saone: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (12km)
  • Tournus: market Saturday (13km)
  • Givry: market Thursday (16km)
  • Mervans: market Friday (25km)
  • Verdun-sur-le-Doubs: market Thursday (26km)
  • Louhans: market Monday (26km)
  • Chagny: market Thursday & Sunday (27km)
  • Saint-Germain-du-Bois: market Saturday (28km)

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Tourist attractions near Saint-Cyr, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Roche de Solutre / Roche de Vergisson (45km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatiale eglise de Saint Philibert (Tournus) (13km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre de Brancion (Martailly-les-Brancion) (17km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Chapaize) (18km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Massy) (31km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Mont-Saint-Vincent) (32km)
  • Abbaye de Cluny (Cluny) (33km)
  • Eglise de Jalogny (Jalogny) (36km)
  • Hospices de Beaune (Beaune) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint Blaise (Mazille) (39km)
  • Chapelle aux Moines (Berze-la-Ville) (40km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardins du château de Sully (48km)
  • Les Jardins du château de Drée (61km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Confluence - la Seille (19km)
  • Seille (Saône) (19km)
  • Cirque du Bout du Monde (38km)
  • Roche de Solutré (45km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
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Geography and distances

Saint-Cyr is in the eastern-center of France at 42 kilometres from Macon, the department capital (general information: Saint-Cyr is 307 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Cyr

Canton: Sennecey-le-Grand

Arrondissement: Chalon-sur-Saône

Department: Saone-et-Loire

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 71240

Distance to Saint-Cyr

from Macon (prefecture): 42 km

from Paris: 307 km

from Calais: 524 km

from Nice: 380 km

from Bordeaux: 471 km

from Strasbourg: 301 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 Saint-Cyr from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beaumont-sur-Grosne, Gigny-sur-Saone, Laives, Marnay, Ormes, Ouroux-sur-Saone, Saint-Ambreuil, Saint-Loup-de-Varennes, Sennecey-le-Grand, Sevrey and Varennes-le-Grand.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Cyr

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