Saint-Leger-du-Bois tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Leger-du-Bois: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Leger-du-Bois 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 84 kilometres from Macon, the department capital (general information: Saint-Leger-du-Bois is 258 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Autun at 13 km and Chateauneuf-en-Auxois at 27 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Leger-du-Bois, 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-Leger-du-Bois 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 Saint-Leger-du-Bois

Markets in and near Saint-Leger-du-Bois

  • Epinac: market Wednesday & Sunday (6km)
  • Autun: market Wednesday & Friday (14km)
  • Bligny-sur-Ouche: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Le Creusot: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (24km)
  • Chagny: market Thursday & Sunday (26km)
  • Beaune: market Wednesday & Saturday (30km)
  • Montchanin: market Wednesday (30km)
  • Saulieu: market Saturday (34km)
  • Givry: market Thursday (34km)
  • Montsauche-les-Settons: market Thursday all day (39km)

More information about Saint-Leger-du-Bois, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Saint-Leger-du-Bois, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Bibracte-Mont Beuvray (33km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint Lazare (Autun) (14km)
  • Hospices de Beaune (Beaune) (30km)
  • Basilique de Saint Andoche (Saulieu) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Mont-Saint-Vincent) (43km)
  • Prieuré church de Saint Pierre et Saint Benoit (Perrecy-les-Forges) (48km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardins du château de Sully (2km)
  • Jardin de la Chaux (29km)
  • Abbaye de la Bussière (31km)
  • Parc et jardin du château de Barbirey sur Ouche (35km)
  • Parc de Saint-Léger (37km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cirque du Bout du Monde (16km)
  • Bibracte (33km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Leger-du-Bois

Canton: Épinac

Arrondissement: Autun

Department: Saone-et-Loire

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 71360

Distance to Saint-Leger-du-Bois

from Macon (prefecture): 84 km

from Paris: 258 km

from Calais: 477 km

from Nice: 429 km

from Bordeaux: 458 km

from Strasbourg: 302 km

Getting here

Saint-Leger-du-Bois 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 Saint-Leger-du-Bois from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Curgy, Epinac, Igornay, Sully, Thury and Vievy.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Leger-du-Bois