Sigy-le-Chatel tourism and travel guide

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Visit Sigy-le-Chatel: highlights and tourist information

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Sigy-le-Chatel 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 34 kilometres from Macon, the department capital (general information: Sigy-le-Chatel is 305 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Cormatin at 9 km and Cluny at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Sigy-le-Chatel, 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 Sigy-le-Chatel 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 Sigy-le-Chatel

Markets in and near Sigy-le-Chatel

  • Cluny: market Saturday (15km)
  • Montceau-les-Mines: market Tuesday & Saturday (21km)
  • Montchanin: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Sennecey-le-Grand: market Friday (24km)
  • Tournus: market Saturday (26km)
  • Charolles: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Givry: market Thursday (28km)
  • Le Creusot: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (29km)
  • Pont-de-Vaux: market Wednesday (31km)
  • Charnay-les-Macon: market Friday (31km)

More information about Sigy-le-Chatel, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Sigy-le-Chatel, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Roche de Solutre / Roche de Vergisson (30km)
  • Bibracte-Mont Beuvray (58km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Charlieu (54km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Massy) (8km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Mont-Saint-Vincent) (11km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Chapaize) (12km)
  • Abbaye de Cluny (Cluny) (15km)
  • Eglise de Jalogny (Jalogny) (16km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre de Brancion (Martailly-les-Brancion) (17km)
  • Eglise de Saint Blaise (Mazille) (18km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nizier (Baron) (24km)
  • Chapelle aux Moines (Berze-la-Ville) (25km)
  • Abbatiale eglise de Saint Philibert (Tournus) (26km)
  • Prieuré church de Saint Pierre et Saint Benoit (Perrecy-les-Forges) (28km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Saint-Germain-en-Brionnais) (33km)
  • Basilique du Sacré-Cœur (Paray-le-Monial) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre-aux-Liens (Varenne-l'Arconce) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Montceaux-l'Etoile) (46km)
  • Prieuré d'Anzy-le-Duc (Anzy-le-Duc) (47km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Lazare (Autun) (48km)
  • Eglise de Saint Hilaire (Semur-en-Brionnais) (49km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Fortuné de Charlieu (Charlieu) (54km)
  • Eglise de Saint Marcel (Iguerande) (54km)
  • Couvent des Cordeliers (Saint-Nizier-sous-Charlieu) (56km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Digoine (27km)
  • Les Jardins du château de Drée (34km)
  • Jardin du château de Chaumont (39km)
  • Le jardin de Zéphyr (39km)
  • Les jardins Romans de Varenne-l'Arconce (40km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Confluence - la Seille (28km)
  • Seille (Saône) (28km)
  • Roche de Solutré (30km)
  • Bibracte (58km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Charolles (27km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Macon (34km)
  • Vonnas (49km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Sigy-le-Chatel

Canton: Saint-Gengoux-le-National

Arrondissement: Mâcon

Department: Saone-et-Loire

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 71250

Distance to Sigy-le-Chatel

from Macon (prefecture): 34 km

from Paris: 305 km

from Calais: 528 km

from Nice: 381 km

from Bordeaux: 443 km

from Strasbourg: 328 km

Getting here

Sigy-le-Chatel 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 Sigy-le-Chatel from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bonnay, Burnand, Burzy, Cherizet, Chevagny-sur-Guye, Cortevaix, Curtil-sous-Burnand, Flagy, Passy, Sailly, Saint-Huruge, Saint-Marcelin-de-Cray, Saint-Martin-de-Salencey, Saint-Martin-la-Patrouille, Saint-Ythaire and Salornay-sur-Guye.

This page in French: Visiter Sigy-le-Chatel