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Thenissey tourism and travel guide

Photo of Thenissey in Cote d'Or

Photo is of Flavigny at 7 km from Thenissey

Visit Thenissey: highlights and tourist information

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Thenissey is situated in the Cote d'Or department and Burgundy-Franche-Comté region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Flavigny at 7 km and Semur-en-Auxois at 22 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Thenissey, 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 Thenissey in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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

Flavigny

Flavigny

Most Beautiful Village at 7 km (direction west-north-west)

The village of Flavigny retains an ancient centre surrounded by fortified walls,...

See Flavigny guide
Semur-en-Auxois

Semur-en-Auxois

at 22 km (direction west)

One of the prettiest of the Burgundy villages, Semur-en-Auxois has a very...

See Semur-en-Auxois guide
Fontenay Abbey

Fontenay Abbey

Abbey at 24 km (direction west-north-west)

The complex of buildings at the Abbey de Fontenay, and the surrounding...

See Fontenay Abbey guide
Montbard

Montbard

at 26 km (direction west-north-west)

A typical regional town, we suggest you take a stroll around the...

See Montbard guide
 
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Chateauneuf-en-Auxois

Chateauneuf-en-Auxois

Most Beautiful Village at 31 km (direction south)

The village of Chateauneuf-sur-Auxois, one of the 'most beautiful villages in France',...

See Chateauneuf-en-Auxois guide
Dijon

Dijon

at 37 km (direction east-south-east)

There is a remarkable range of interesting historic sites in Dijon, perhaps...

See Dijon guide
Morvan Regional Park

Morvan Regional Park

Natural Parc at 38 km (direction west-south-west), in the Nievre department

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

See Morvan Regional Park guide
Saulieu

Saulieu

at 38 km (direction west-south-west)

Saulieu is quite a small town, visited because of the Basilica Saint-Andoche...

See Saulieu guide
Chatillon-sur-Seine

Chatillon-sur-Seine

at 42 km (direction west-south-west)

As well as the medieval centre of Chatillon-sur-Seine you can also see...

See Chatillon-sur-Seine guide
Montreal

Montreal

at 45 km (direction west), in the Yonne department

Behind its fortified entrance, the small village of Montreal is a very...

See Montreal guide
Chateau d'Ancy-le-Franc

Chateau d'Ancy-le-Franc

Castle at 47 km (direction west-north-west), in the Yonne department

The 15th century castle at Ancy-le-Franc was one of the very first...

See Chateau d'Ancy-le-Franc guide
Nuits-Saint-Georges

Nuits-Saint-Georges

at 47 km (direction south-east)

A quiet town, Nuits-Saint-Georges wil be part of your tour of the...

See Nuits-Saint-Georges guide
Beze

Beze

at 48 km (direction east)

Although small the village of Bez is very pleasant to spend an...

See Beze guide
Noyers-sur-Serein

Noyers-sur-Serein

Most Beautiful Village at 52 km (direction west-north-west), in the Yonne department

The half-timbered houses and riverside setting make Noyers-sur-Serein one of our favourite...

See Noyers-sur-Serein guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Cote d'Or

Map of places to visit near Thenissey

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Markets in and near Thenissey

  • Venarey-les-Laumes: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Montbard: market Friday (26km)
  • Chenove: market Wednesday & Sunday (36km)
  • Dijon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (37km)
  • Saulieu: market Saturday (38km)
  • Longvic: market Sunday (40km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Seine: market Saturday (41km)
  • Bligny-sur-Ouche: market Wednesday (44km)
  • Nuits-Saint-Georges: market Friday (47km)
  • Ancy-le-Franc: market Thursday (47km)

More information about Thenissey, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Thenissey, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Alesia (11km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Bussy-Rabutin Chateau (11km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Fontenay (Montbard) (26km)
  • Basilique de Saint Andoche (Saulieu) (38km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Potager du château de Lantilly (19km)
  • Abbaye de Fontenay (24km)
  • Parc et jardin du château de Barbirey sur Ouche (29km)
  • Jardin du moulin de Athie (29km)
  • Abbaye de la Bussière (32km)
  • Parc de Saint-Léger (44km)
  • Château d'Arcelot (44km)
  • Jardin de la Chaux (47km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Siège d'Alésia (10km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Quetigny (42km)
 
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Geography and distances

Thenissey is in the eastern-center of France at 37 kilometres from Dijon, the department capital (general information: Thenissey is 227 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Thenissey

Canton: Venarey-les-Laumes

Arrondissement: Montbard

Department: Cote d'Or

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 21150

Distance to Thenissey

from Dijon (prefecture): 37 km

from Paris: 227 km

from Calais: 433 km

from Nice: 469 km

from Bordeaux: 498 km

from Strasbourg: 262 km

Getting here

Most visitors drive from one of the channel ports such as Calais or Dunkirk, a drive of about 6 hours, or fly into one of the Paris airports and hire a car. For driving distances to Thenissey from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Blessey, Boux-sous-Salmaise, Corpoyer-la-Chapelle, Darcey, Frolois, Gissey-sous-Flavigny, Hauteroche, Jailly-les-Moulins, Saint-Germain-Source-Seine and Salmaise.

This page in French: Visiter Thenissey

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