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Saint-Sernin-du-Bois tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saint-Sernin-du-Bois in Saone-et-Loire

Photo is of Autun at 16 km from Saint-Sernin-du-Bois

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

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Autun at 16 km and Chalon-sur-Saone at 33 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Saint-Sernin-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-Sernin-du-Bois in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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



at 16 km (direction north-west)

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

See Autun guide


at 33 km (direction east)

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

See Chalon-sur-Saone guide


at 37 km (direction east-north-east), in the Cote d'Or department

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

See Beaune guide


at 38 km (direction south-east)

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

See Cormatin guide


at 44 km (direction south-east)

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

See Brancion guide


Most Beautiful Village at 45 km (direction north-north-east), in the Cote d'Or department

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

See Chateauneuf-en-Auxois guide


at 48 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Tournus guide
Tournus abbey

Tournus abbey

Abbey at 48 km (direction east-south-east)

The abbey at Tournus is a 12th century abbey in roman style...

See Tournus abbey guide


at 48 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Cluny guide


at 49 km (direction south-west)

The 12th century abbey and other buildings and the...

See Paray-le-Monial guide
Paray-le-Monial basilica

Paray-le-Monial basilica

Church at 50 km (direction south-west)

Paray-le-Monial basilica is an impressive 12th century church in...

See Paray-le-Monial basilica guide


at 51 km (direction north-north-west), in the Cote d'Or department

Saulieu is quite a small town, visited because of the Basilica Saint-Andoche...

See Saulieu guide
Morvan Regional Park

Morvan Regional Park

Natural Parc at 51 km (direction north-north-west), in the Nievre department

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

See Morvan Regional Park guide


at 51 km (direction east-north-east), in the Cote d'Or department

A quiet town, Nuits-Saint-Georges wil be part of your...

See Nuits-Saint-Georges guide

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

Map of places to visit near Saint-Sernin-du-Bois


Markets in and near Saint-Sernin-du-Bois

  • Le Creusot: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (5km)
  • Montchanin: market Wednesday (11km)
  • Autun: market Wednesday & Friday (16km)
  • Epinac: market Wednesday & Sunday (18km)
  • Montceau-les-Mines: market Tuesday & Saturday (20km)
  • Givry: market Thursday (25km)
  • Chagny: market Thursday & Sunday (25km)
  • Chalon-sur-Saone: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (32km)
  • Bligny-sur-Ouche: market Wednesday (34km)
  • Beaune: market Wednesday & Saturday (37km)

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

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

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

Grand sites of France

  • Bibracte-Mont Beuvray (32km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint Lazare (Autun) (15km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Mont-Saint-Vincent) (24km)
  • Prieuré church de Saint Pierre et Saint Benoit (Perrecy-les-Forges) (30km)
  • Hospices de Beaune (Beaune) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Chapaize) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nizier (Baron) (41km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Massy) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre de Brancion (Martailly-les-Brancion) (43km)
  • Abbatiale eglise de Saint Philibert (Tournus) (48km)
  • Basilique du Sacré-Cœur (Paray-le-Monial) (50km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardins du château de Sully (19km)
  • Jardin du château de Digoine (36km)
  • Jardin de la Chaux (44km)
  • Abbaye de la Bussière (47km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cirque du Bout du Monde (23km)
  • Bibracte (32km)
  • Confluence - la Seille (53km)
  • Seille (Saône) (53km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Saint-Sernin-du-Bois is in the eastern-center of France at 67 kilometres from Macon, the department capital (general information: Saint-Sernin-du-Bois is 273 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Sernin-du-Bois

Canton: Creusot-Est

Arrondissement: Autun

Department: Saone-et-Loire

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 71200

Distance to Saint-Sernin-du-Bois

from Macon (prefecture): 67 km

from Paris: 273 km

from Calais: 494 km

from Nice: 414 km

from Bordeaux: 447 km

from Strasbourg: 315 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-Sernin-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 ): Le Breuil, Le Creusot, Marmagne, Montcenis, Saint-Firmin and Saint-Pierre-de-Varennes.

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

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