Varennes-les-Narcy tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of La Charite-sur-Loire at 7 km from Varennes-les-Narcy

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Varennes-les-Narcy is situated in the Nievre department and Burgundy-Franche-Comté region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Varennes-les-Narcy in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Popular places to visit nearby include La Charite-sur-Loire at 7 km and Sancerre at 20 km.

Varennes-les-Narcy, France: places to visit and attractions

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

La Charite-sur-Loire

La Charite-sur-Loire

at 7 km (direction south-west)

In La Charité-sur-Loire you can visit the abbey church and other monastery buildings...

See La Charite-sur-Loire guide


at 20 km (direction west-north-west), in the Cher department

The pretty village of Sancerre is best known for the famous wines of the...

See Sancerre guide


at 27 km (direction south-south-east)

The ancient centre of Nevers contains several interesting monuments and houses dating from the...

See Nevers guide


Most Beautiful Village at 37 km (direction south), in the Cher department

The story of the renewal of Apremont-sur-Allier is fascinating, and leads us to the...

See Apremont-sur-Allier guide


at 40 km (direction north-north-east), in the Yonne department

At the remarkable site of Guedelon an entire medieval castle is being reconstructed using...

See Guedelon guide


at 43 km (direction east-north-east)

The Collegiale Saint-Martin is the principal monument here in the historic centre of Clamecy...

See Clamecy guide


at 47 km (direction east)

Corbigny, on the edge of the Morvan Regional Parc, includes an abbey among its...

See Corbigny guide


at 52 km (direction north-west), in the Loiret department

With the Loire River and the Canal de Briare crossing in the centre of...

See Briare guide


at 55 km (direction west-north-west), in the Cher department

It is the multi-turreted castle and the Scottish connection that explain the popularity of...

See Aubigny-sur-Nere guide

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Markets in and near Varennes-les-Narcy

  • Saint-Satur: market Thursday (20km)
  • Cosne-Cours-sur-Loire: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (23km)
  • Fourchambault: market Sunday (24km)
  • Nevers: market Saturday all day (27km)
  • Baugy: market Friday (31km)
  • Beaulieu-sur-Loire: market Wednesday (39km)
  • Vailly-sur-Sauldre: market Friday (40km)
  • Henrichemont: market Wednesday (42km)
  • Clamecy: market Saturday (43km)
  • Saint-Sauveur-en-Puisaye: market Wednesday (44km)

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Tourist attractions near Varennes-les-Narcy, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre-Dame-du-Pré (Donzy) (15km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Révérien (Saint-Reverien) (33km)
  • Eglise de Saint André (Jussy-Champagne) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Blet) (45km)
  • Collegiale Saint Etienne (Dun-sur-Auron) (54km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Forgeneuve (27km)
  • Parc floral d'Apremont (36km)
  • Parc et jardin du château du Chatillon en Bazois (49km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Pougues-les-Eaux (18km)

Geography and distances

Varennes-les-Narcy is in the eastern-center of France at 27 kilometres from Nevers, the department capital (general information: Varennes-les-Narcy is 188 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Varennes-les-Narcy

Canton: Charité-sur-Loire

Arrondissement: Cosne-Cours-sur-Loire

Department: Nievre

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 58400

Distance to Varennes-les-Narcy

from Nevers (prefecture): 27 km

from Paris: 188 km

from Calais: 423 km

from Nice: 511 km

from Bordeaux: 387 km

from Strasbourg: 380 km

Getting here

Most visitors fly into one of the Paris airports and hire a car or drive from a channel ferry port, operhaps Calais or Dunkirk at about 5 - 6 hours. For driving distances to Varennes-les-Narcy from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bulcy, Garchy, La Charite-sur-Loire, Mesves-sur-Loire, Narcy, Raveau and Vielmanay.

This page in French: Visiter Varennes-les-Narcy