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Tavernay tourism and travel guide

Photo of Tavernay in Saone-et-Loire

Photo is of Autun at 9 km from Tavernay

Visit Tavernay: highlights and tourist information

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Tavernay is situated in the Saone-et-Loire department and Burgundy-Franche-Comté region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Autun at 9 km and Saulieu at 30 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Tavernay, 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 Tavernay in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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



at 9 km (direction south-east)

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

See Autun guide


at 30 km (direction south-east), in the Cote d'Or department

Saulieu is quite a small town, visited because of the...

See Saulieu guide
Morvan Regional Park

Morvan Regional Park

Natural Parc at 30 km (direction south-east), in the Nievre department

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

See Morvan Regional Park guide


Most Beautiful Village at 38 km (direction east-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 46 km (direction east), in the Cote d'Or department

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

See Beaune guide


at 50 km (direction west-north-west), in the Nievre department

Corbigny, on the edge of the Morvan Regional Parc,...

See Corbigny guide


at 54 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Chalon-sur-Saone guide

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

Map of places to visit near Tavernay


Markets in and near Tavernay

  • Autun: market Wednesday & Friday (8km)
  • Epinac: market Wednesday & Sunday (21km)
  • Montsauche-les-Settons: market Thursday all day (27km)
  • Le Creusot: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (28km)
  • Saulieu: market Saturday (30km)
  • Bligny-sur-Ouche: market Wednesday (35km)
  • Montchanin: market Wednesday (35km)
  • Montceau-les-Mines: market Tuesday & Saturday (40km)
  • Chagny: market Thursday & Sunday (41km)
  • Givry: market Thursday (47km)

More information about Tavernay, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Tavernay, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Bibracte-Mont Beuvray (18km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint Lazare (Autun) (9km)
  • Basilique de Saint Andoche (Saulieu) (30km)
  • Eglise de Saint Barthélémy (Cervon) (44km)
  • Prieuré church de Saint Pierre et Saint Benoit (Perrecy-les-Forges) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Mont-Saint-Vincent) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardins du château de Sully (18km)
  • Jardin de la Chaux (21km)
  • Parc de Saint-Léger (30km)
  • Jardin du château de Limanton (38km)
  • Abbaye de la Bussière (43km)
  • Parc et jardin du château du Chatillon en Bazois (44km)
  • Parc et jardin du château de Barbirey sur Ouche (48km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bibracte (18km)
  • Cirque du Bout du Monde (32km)

Geography and distances

Tavernay is in the eastern-center of France at 91 kilometres from Macon, the department capital (general information: Tavernay is 248 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Tavernay

Canton: Autun-Nord

Arrondissement: Autun

Department: Saone-et-Loire

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 71400

Distance to Tavernay

from Macon (prefecture): 91 km

from Paris: 248 km

from Calais: 471 km

from Nice: 438 km

from Bordeaux: 444 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 Tavernay from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): La Celle-en-Morvan, La Petite-Verriere, Reclesne, Saint-Forgeot and Sommant.

This page in French: Visiter Tavernay

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