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Uchon tourism and travel guide

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Visit Uchon: highlights and tourist information

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Uchon 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 72 kilometres from Macon, the department capital (general information: Uchon is 268 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Autun at 16 km and Paray-le-Monial at 41 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Uchon, 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 Uchon 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 Uchon

Markets in and near Uchon

  • Le Creusot: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (13km)
  • Autun: market Wednesday & Friday (16km)
  • Montceau-les-Mines: market Tuesday & Saturday (18km)
  • Montchanin: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Epinac: market Wednesday & Sunday (28km)
  • Gueugnon: market Thursday (28km)
  • Givry: market Thursday (37km)
  • Chagny: market Thursday & Sunday (39km)
  • Paray-le-Monial: market Friday (42km)
  • Digoin: market Sunday & Friday (42km)

More information about Uchon, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Uchon, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Bibracte-Mont Beuvray (21km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint Lazare (Autun) (15km)
  • Prieuré church de Saint Pierre et Saint Benoit (Perrecy-les-Forges) (22km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Mont-Saint-Vincent) (27km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nizier (Baron) (36km)
  • Basilique du Sacré-Cœur (Paray-le-Monial) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Massy) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Chapaize) (47km)
  • Hospices de Beaune (Beaune) (50km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre de Brancion (Martailly-les-Brancion) (51km)
  • Eglise de Jalogny (Jalogny) (52km)
  • Abbaye de Cluny (Cluny) (52km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardins du château de Sully (27km)
  • Jardin du château de Digoine (29km)
  • Jardin de la Chaux (44km)
  • Jardin du château de Limanton (44km)
  • Abbaye de la Bussière (57km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Bibracte (21km)
  • Cirque du Bout du Monde (36km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Le PAL (54km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Charolles (43km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Uchon

Canton: Mesvres

Arrondissement: Autun

Department: Saone-et-Loire

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 71190

Distance to Uchon

from Macon (prefecture): 72 km

from Paris: 268 km

from Calais: 492 km

from Nice: 419 km

from Bordeaux: 434 km

from Strasbourg: 327 km

Getting here

Uchon 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 Uchon from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Dettey, Etang-sur-Arroux, La Chapelle-sous-Uchon, La Tagniere, Mesvres and Saint-Symphorien-de-Marmagne.

This page in French: Visiter Uchon

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