Savigny-Poil-Fol tourism and travel guide

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Visit Savigny-Poil-Fol: highlights and tourist information

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Savigny-Poil-Fol is situated in the Nievre department and Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 58 kilometres from Nevers, the department capital (general information: Savigny-Poil-Fol is 257 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Autun at 38 km and Paray-le-Monial at 42 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Savigny-Poil-Fol, 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 Savigny-Poil-Fol 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 Nievre

Map of places to visit near Savigny-Poil-Fol

Markets in and near Savigny-Poil-Fol

  • Gueugnon: market Thursday (25km)
  • Decize: market Friday (31km)
  • Dompierre-sur-Besbre: market Saturday (32km)
  • La Machine: market Saturday (32km)
  • Digoin: market Sunday & Friday (35km)
  • Autun: market Wednesday & Friday (38km)
  • Montceau-les-Mines: market Tuesday & Saturday (40km)
  • Paray-le-Monial: market Friday (42km)
  • Le Creusot: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (43km)
  • Yzeure: market Wednesday (46km)

More information about Savigny-Poil-Fol, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Savigny-Poil-Fol, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Bibracte-Mont Beuvray (20km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Prieuré church de Saint Pierre et Saint Benoit (Perrecy-les-Forges) (33km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Lazare (Autun) (38km)
  • Basilique du Sacré-Cœur (Paray-le-Monial) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nizier (Baron) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Limanton (25km)
  • Parc et jardin du château du Chatillon en Bazois (34km)
  • Jardin du château de Digoine (38km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bibracte (20km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Le PAL (32km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Charolles (50km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

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

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Savigny-Poil-Fol

Canton: Luzy

Arrondissement: Château-Chinon(Ville)

Department: Nievre

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 58170

Distance to Savigny-Poil-Fol

from Nevers (prefecture): 58 km

from Paris: 257 km

from Calais: 486 km

from Nice: 434 km

from Bordeaux: 406 km

from Strasbourg: 353 km

Getting here

Savigny-Poil-Fol 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, operhaps Calais or Dunkirk at about 5 - 6 hours. For driving distances to Savigny-Poil-Fol from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Avree, Flety, La Nocle-Maulaix, Lanty, Remilly, Saint-Seine, Tazilly and Ternant.

This page in French: Visiter Savigny-Poil-Fol