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Thurey tourism and travel guide

Photo of Thurey in Saone-et-Loire

Photo is of Chalon-sur-Saone at 21 km from Thurey

Visit Thurey: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Chalon-sur-Saone at 21 km and Tournus abbey at 26 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Thurey, 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 Thurey in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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

Chalon-sur-Saone

Chalon-sur-Saone

at 21 km (direction west)

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

See Chalon-sur-Saone guide
Tournus abbey

Tournus abbey

Abbey at 26 km (direction south-west)

The abbey at Tournus is a 12th century abbey in roman...

See Tournus abbey guide
Tournus

Tournus

at 26 km (direction south-west)

The Abbey of Saint-Philibert is the highlight in Tournus,...

See Tournus guide
Lons-le-Saunier

Lons-le-Saunier

at 34 km (direction east), in the Jura department

Lons-le-Saunier is a traditional local town of the Franche-Comté...

See Lons-le-Saunier guide
 
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Brancion

Brancion

at 34 km (direction west-south-west)

Quiet now, in the 15th century Brancion was an important regional...

See Brancion guide
Beaune

Beaune

at 38 km (direction north-west), in the Cote d'Or department

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

See Beaune guide
Chateau-Chalon

Chateau-Chalon

Most Beautiful Village at 39 km (direction east), in the Jura department

One of the key reasons to visit the pretty...

See Chateau-Chalon guide
Cormatin

Cormatin

at 40 km (direction west-south-west)

The beautifully decorated and furnished Cormatin Chateau, from the...

See Cormatin guide
Baume-les-Messieurs

Baume-les-Messieurs

Most Beautiful Village at 40 km (direction east), in the Jura department

The attractive village of Baume-les-Messieurs is surrounded by cliffs and...

See Baume-les-Messieurs guide
Nuits-Saint-Georges

Nuits-Saint-Georges

at 46 km (direction north-north-west), in the Cote d'Or department

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

See Nuits-Saint-Georges guide
Dole

Dole

at 48 km (direction north-east), in the Jura department

The Collegiale Church that dominates the town skyline is...

See Dole guide
Cluny

Cluny

at 49 km (direction west-south-west)

As well as one of the most visited abbeys in France...

See Cluny guide
Arbois

Arbois

at 53 km (direction east-north-east), in the Jura department

After exploring the old town centre in Arbois you...

See Arbois guide
Macon

Macon

at 53 km (direction south-south-west)

After exploring the pleasant town of Macon we suggest a visit to...

See Macon guide

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

Map of places to visit near Thurey

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Markets in and near Thurey

  • Mervans: market Friday (7km)
  • Saint-Germain-du-Bois: market Saturday (9km)
  • Saint-Germain-du-Plain: market Thursday (11km)
  • Louhans: market Monday (15km)
  • Verdun-sur-le-Doubs: market Thursday (18km)
  • Pierre-de-Bresse: market Monday (19km)
  • Chalon-sur-Saone: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (21km)
  • Sennecey-le-Grand: market Friday (22km)
  • Bletterans: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Tournus: market Saturday (26km)

More information about Thurey, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Thurey, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatiale eglise de Saint Philibert (Tournus) (26km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre de Brancion (Martailly-les-Brancion) (33km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Chapaize) (36km)
  • Hospices de Beaune (Beaune) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Massy) (49km)
  • Abbaye de Cluny (Cluny) (49km)
  • Eglise de Jalogny (Jalogny) (52km)
  • Chapelle aux Moines (Berze-la-Ville) (54km)
  • Eglise de Saint Blaise (Mazille) (55km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin des jeux du château d'Arlay (32km)
  • Jardin à la Faulx (48km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Seille (Saône) (28km)
  • Confluence - la Seille (28km)
  • Source - la Seille (44km)
  • Cirque du Bout du Monde (45km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
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Geography and distances

Thurey is in the eastern-center of France at 53 kilometres from Macon, the department capital (general information: Thurey is 313 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Thurey

Canton: Saint-Germain-du-Bois

Arrondissement: Louhans

Department: Saone-et-Loire

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 71440

Distance to Thurey

from Macon (prefecture): 53 km

from Paris: 313 km

from Calais: 525 km

from Nice: 378 km

from Bordeaux: 490 km

from Strasbourg: 284 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 Thurey from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Devrouze, Diconne, Lessard-en-Bresse, Mervans, Saint-Etienne-en-Bresse, Simard, Tronchy, Verissey and Villegaudin.

This page in French: Visiter Thurey

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