Vaux-en-Pre tourism and travel guide

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Visit Vaux-en-Pre: highlights and tourist information

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Vaux-en-Pre 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 40 kilometres from Macon, the department capital (general information: Vaux-en-Pre is 299 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Cormatin at 11 km and Brancion at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Vaux-en-Pre, 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 Vaux-en-Pre 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 Vaux-en-Pre

Markets in and near Vaux-en-Pre

  • Montchanin: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Montceau-les-Mines: market Tuesday & Saturday (19km)
  • Givry: market Thursday (20km)
  • Sennecey-le-Grand: market Friday (21km)
  • Cluny: market Saturday (22km)
  • Le Creusot: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (23km)
  • Tournus: market Saturday (25km)
  • Chalon-sur-Saone: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (26km)
  • Saint-Germain-du-Plain: market Thursday (31km)
  • Charolles: market Wednesday (33km)

More information about Vaux-en-Pre, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Vaux-en-Pre, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Vaux-en-Pre.

Grand sites of France

  • Roche de Solutre / Roche de Vergisson (38km)
  • Bibracte-Mont Beuvray (54km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Mont-Saint-Vincent) (9km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Chapaize) (13km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Massy) (16km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre de Brancion (Martailly-les-Brancion) (18km)
  • Abbaye de Cluny (Cluny) (22km)
  • Eglise de Jalogny (Jalogny) (23km)
  • Abbatiale eglise de Saint Philibert (Tournus) (25km)
  • Eglise de Saint Blaise (Mazille) (26km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nizier (Baron) (29km)
  • Prieuré church de Saint Pierre et Saint Benoit (Perrecy-les-Forges) (29km)
  • Chapelle aux Moines (Berze-la-Ville) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Saint-Germain-en-Brionnais) (40km)
  • Basilique du Sacré-Cœur (Paray-le-Monial) (42km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Lazare (Autun) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre-aux-Liens (Varenne-l'Arconce) (47km)
  • Hospices de Beaune (Beaune) (48km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Montceaux-l'Etoile) (52km)
  • Prieuré d'Anzy-le-Duc (Anzy-le-Duc) (54km)
  • Eglise de Saint Hilaire (Semur-en-Brionnais) (56km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Digoine (30km)
  • Les Jardins du château de Drée (42km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Sully (43km)
  • Jardin du château de Chaumont (46km)
  • Les jardins Romans de Varenne-l'Arconce (46km)
  • Le jardin de Zéphyr (48km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Confluence - la Seille (29km)
  • Seille (Saône) (29km)
  • Roche de Solutré (38km)
  • Cirque du Bout du Monde (40km)
  • Bibracte (54km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Charolles (33km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Vaux-en-Pre

Canton: Mont-Saint-Vincent

Arrondissement: Chalon-sur-Saône

Department: Saone-et-Loire

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 71460

Distance to Vaux-en-Pre

from Macon (prefecture): 40 km

from Paris: 299 km

from Calais: 521 km

from Nice: 387 km

from Bordeaux: 448 km

from Strasbourg: 321 km

Getting here

Vaux-en-Pre 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 Vaux-en-Pre from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 20 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bissy-sur-Fley, Burnand, Burzy, Chenoves, Collonge-en-Charollais, Culles-les-Roches, Curtil-sous-Burnand, Fley, Genouilly, Germagny, Joncy, Le Puley, Saint-Clement-sur-Guye, Saint-Gengoux-le-National, Saint-Huruge, Saint-Martin-du-Tartre, Saint-Martin-la-Patrouille, Saint-Maurice-Des-Champs, Saules and Savigny-sur-Grosne.

This page in French: Visiter Vaux-en-Pre