Thurey tourism and travel guide

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Visit Thurey: highlights and tourist information

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Thurey 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 53 kilometres from Macon, the department capital (general information: Thurey is 313 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chalon-sur-Saone at 21 km and Tournus 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!

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Thurey

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

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)

 
 

Geography and distances

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

Thurey 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 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