Saunieres tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saunieres: highlights and tourist information

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Saunieres 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 69 kilometres from Macon, the department capital (general information: Saunieres is 298 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chalon-sur-Saone at 22 km and Beaune at 23 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saunieres, 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 Saunieres 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 Saunieres

Markets in and near Saunieres

  • Verdun-sur-le-Doubs: market Thursday (5km)
  • Pierre-de-Bresse: market Monday (14km)
  • Mervans: market Friday (14km)
  • Saint-Germain-du-Bois: market Saturday (21km)
  • Chalon-sur-Saone: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (22km)
  • Beaune: market Wednesday & Saturday (23km)
  • Saint-Germain-du-Plain: market Thursday (24km)
  • Chagny: market Thursday & Sunday (25km)
  • Nuits-Saint-Georges: market Friday (28km)
  • Givry: market Thursday (29km)

More information about Saunieres, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Saunieres, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Saunieres.

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Hospices de Beaune (Beaune) (23km)
  • Abbatiale eglise de Saint Philibert (Tournus) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre de Brancion (Martailly-les-Brancion) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Chapaize) (47km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin à la Faulx (37km)
  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (38km)
  • Abbaye de la Bussière (44km)
  • Parc et jardin du château de Barbirey sur Ouche (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cirque du Bout du Monde (34km)
  • Seille (Saône) (44km)
  • Confluence - la Seille (44km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saunieres

Canton: Verdun-sur-le-Doubs

Arrondissement: Chalon-sur-Saône

Department: Saone-et-Loire

Region: Burgundy

Postcode: 71350

Distance to Saunieres

from Macon (prefecture): 69 km

from Paris: 298 km

from Calais: 508 km

from Nice: 395 km

from Bordeaux: 495 km

from Strasbourg: 273 km

Getting here

Saunieres 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 Saunieres from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bragny-sur-Saone, Charnay-les-Chalon, Ciel, Ecuelles, Frontenard, Les Bordes, Mont-les-Seurre, Navilly, Palleau, Pontoux, Saint-Didier-en-Bresse, Saint-Martin-en-Gatinois, Sermesse, Toutenant and Verdun-sur-le-Doubs.

This page in French: Visiter Saunieres