Sennecey-le-Grand tourism and travel guide

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Visit Sennecey-le-Grand: highlights and tourist information

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Sennecey-le-Grand 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 37 kilometres from Macon, the department capital (general information: Sennecey-le-Grand is 310 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Tournus at 9 km and Brancion at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Sennecey-le-Grand, 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 Sennecey-le-Grand 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 Sennecey-le-Grand

Markets in and near Sennecey-le-Grand

Market days in Sennecey-le-Grand: weekly market: Friday;

  • Sennecey-le-Grand: market Friday (0km)
  • Tournus: market Saturday (9km)
  • Saint-Germain-du-Plain: market Thursday (11km)
  • Chalon-sur-Saone: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (17km)
  • Givry: market Thursday (19km)
  • Pont-de-Vaux: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Louhans: market Monday (27km)
  • Cluny: market Saturday (28km)
  • Mervans: market Friday (30km)
  • Verdun-sur-le-Doubs: market Thursday (31km)

More information about Sennecey-le-Grand, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Sennecey-le-Grand, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Roche de Solutre / Roche de Vergisson (39km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatiale eglise de Saint Philibert (Tournus) (9km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre de Brancion (Martailly-les-Brancion) (12km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Chapaize) (14km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Massy) (26km)
  • Abbaye de Cluny (Cluny) (28km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Mont-Saint-Vincent) (30km)
  • Eglise de Jalogny (Jalogny) (31km)
  • Eglise de Saint Blaise (Mazille) (34km)
  • Chapelle aux Moines (Berze-la-Ville) (34km)
  • Hospices de Beaune (Beaune) (43km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Lazare (Autun) (55km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardins du château de Sully (51km)
  • Les Jardins du château de Drée (56km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Confluence - la Seille (14km)
  • Seille (Saône) (14km)
  • Roche de Solutré (39km)
  • Cirque du Bout du Monde (42km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Sennecey-le-Grand

Canton: Sennecey-le-Grand

Arrondissement: Chalon-sur-Saône

Department: Saone-et-Loire

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 71240

Distance to Sennecey-le-Grand

from Macon (prefecture): 37 km

from Paris: 310 km

from Calais: 528 km

from Nice: 377 km

from Bordeaux: 468 km

from Strasbourg: 306 km

Getting here

Sennecey-le-Grand 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 Sennecey-le-Grand from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beaumont-sur-Grosne, Boyer, Etrigny, Gigny-sur-Saone, Jugy, Laives, Montceaux-Ragny, Nanton, Saint-Ambreuil and Saint-Cyr.

This page in French: Visiter Sennecey-le-Grand