Veilly tourism and travel guide

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Visit Veilly: highlights and tourist information

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Veilly is situated in the Cote d'Or department and Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 40 kilometres from Dijon, the department capital (general information: Veilly is 255 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateauneuf-en-Auxois at 10 km and Beaune at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Veilly, 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 Veilly 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 Cote d'Or

Map of places to visit near Veilly

Markets in and near Veilly

  • Bligny-sur-Ouche: market Wednesday (6km)
  • Epinac: market Wednesday & Sunday (17km)
  • Beaune: market Wednesday & Saturday (21km)
  • Nuits-Saint-Georges: market Friday (26km)
  • Chagny: market Thursday & Sunday (27km)
  • Autun: market Wednesday & Friday (30km)
  • Saulieu: market Saturday (33km)
  • Chenove: market Wednesday & Sunday (36km)
  • Le Creusot: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (39km)
  • Longvic: market Sunday (39km)

More information about Veilly, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Veilly, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Bibracte-Mont Beuvray (48km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Hospices de Beaune (Beaune) (21km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Lazare (Autun) (30km)
  • Basilique de Saint Andoche (Saulieu) (33km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Abbaye de la Bussière (14km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Sully (16km)
  • Parc et jardin du château de Barbirey sur Ouche (18km)
  • Jardin de la Chaux (33km)
  • Parc de Saint-Léger (38km)
  • Château d'Arcelot (53km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cirque du Bout du Monde (16km)
  • Bibracte (48km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Veilly

Canton: Bligny-sur-Ouche

Arrondissement: Beaune

Department: Cote d'Or

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 21360

Distance to Veilly

from Dijon (prefecture): 40 km

from Paris: 255 km

from Calais: 470 km

from Nice: 434 km

from Bordeaux: 474 km

from Strasbourg: 285 km

Getting here

Veilly is in the eastern-center of France. Most visitors drive from one of the channel ports such as Calais or Dunkirk, a drive of about 6 hours, or fly into one of the Paris airports and hire a car. For driving distances to Veilly from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 18 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Antigny-la-Ville, Auxant, Bessey-la-Cour, Bligny-sur-Ouche, Chaudenay-la-Ville, Chaudenay-le-Chateau, Chazilly, Colombier, Culetre, Cussy-le-Chatel, Ecutigny, Foissy, Lacanche, Longecourt-les-Culetre, Lusigny-sur-Ouche, Painblanc, Thomirey and Vic-Des-Pres.

This page in French: Visiter Veilly