Saint-Germain-Chassenay tourism and travel guide

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

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Saint-Germain-Chassenay in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Popular places to visit nearby include Moulins at 24 km and Apremont-sur-Allier at 27 km.

Saint-Germain-Chassenay, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 24 km (direction south-south-west), in the Allier department

In the historic centre of Moulins it is the cathedral that is...

See Moulins guide


Most Beautiful Village at 27 km (direction west-north-west), in the Cher department

The story of the renewal of Apremont-sur-Allier is fascinating, and leads us...

See Apremont-sur-Allier guide
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at 30 km (direction north-west)

The ancient centre of Nevers contains several interesting monuments and houses dating...

See Nevers guide


at 31 km (direction south-west), in the Allier department

The Priory Church of Saint-Peter and Saint-Paul with the tombes of the...

See Souvigny guide
La Charite-sur-Loire

La Charite-sur-Loire

at 53 km (direction north-west)

In La Charité-sur-Loire you can visit the abbey church and other monastery...

See La Charite-sur-Loire guide

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Markets in and near Saint-Germain-Chassenay

  • Decize: market Friday (8km)
  • La Machine: market Saturday (14km)
  • Yzeure: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Moulins: market Tuesday & Friday (24km)
  • Nevers: market Saturday all day (30km)
  • Bourbon-l'Archambault: market Saturday (33km)
  • Lurcy-Levis: market Monday (35km)
  • Fourchambault: market Sunday (35km)
  • Dompierre-sur-Besbre: market Saturday (36km)
  • Sancoins: market Wednesday (37km)

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Tourist attractions near Saint-Germain-Chassenay, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Georges (Bourbon-l'Archambault) (33km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Ygrande) (34km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Arboretum de Balaine (14km)
  • Forgeneuve (30km)
  • Parc floral d'Apremont (30km)
  • Jardin du château de Limanton (36km)
  • Parc et jardin du château du Chatillon en Bazois (37km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Le PAL (36km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Pougues-les-Eaux (40km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc d'Attractions et Animalier (PAL) (35km)

Geography and distances

Saint-Germain-Chassenay is in the eastern-center of France at 30 kilometres from Nevers, the department capital (general information: Saint-Germain-Chassenay is 244 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Germain-Chassenay

Canton: Decize

Arrondissement: Nevers

Department: Nievre

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 58300

Distance to Saint-Germain-Chassenay

from Nevers (prefecture): 30 km

from Paris: 244 km

from Calais: 477 km

from Nice: 457 km

from Bordeaux: 376 km

from Strasbourg: 383 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-Germain-Chassenay from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Avril-sur-Loire, Decize, Neuville-les-Decize, Saint-Parize-en-Viry and Toury-Lurcy.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Germain-Chassenay


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