Velars-sur-Ouche tourism and travel guide

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Visit Velars-sur-Ouche: highlights and tourist information

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Velars-sur-Ouche 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 10 kilometres from Dijon, the department capital (general information: Velars-sur-Ouche is 256 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Dijon at 10 km and Nuits-Saint-Georges at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Velars-sur-Ouche, 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 Velars-sur-Ouche 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 Velars-sur-Ouche

Markets in and near Velars-sur-Ouche

  • Chenove: market Wednesday & Sunday (8km)
  • Dijon: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday & Friday (10km)
  • Longvic: market Sunday (12km)
  • Nuits-Saint-Georges: market Friday (21km)
  • Bligny-sur-Ouche: market Wednesday (30km)
  • Beaune: market Wednesday & Saturday (33km)
  • Pontailler-sur-Saone: market Saturday (38km)
  • Auxonne: market Friday (39km)
  • Venarey-les-Laumes: market Wednesday (42km)
  • Epinac: market Wednesday & Sunday (47km)

More information about Velars-sur-Ouche, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Velars-sur-Ouche, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Alesia (40km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Bussy-Rabutin Chateau (40km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Hospices de Beaune (Beaune) (33km)
  • Abbaye de Fontenay (Montbard) (55km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardin du château de Barbirey sur Ouche (14km)
  • Abbaye de la Bussière (18km)
  • Château d'Arcelot (22km)
  • Jardin du château du Talmay (40km)
  • Potager du château de Lantilly (47km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Sully (48km)
  • Jardin à la Faulx (51km)
  • Abbaye de Fontenay (53km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Siège d'Alésia (39km)
  • Cirque du Bout du Monde (42km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Velars-sur-Ouche

Canton: Dijon 5e Canton

Arrondissement: Dijon

Department: Cote d'Or

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 21370

Distance to Velars-sur-Ouche

from Dijon (prefecture): 10 km

from Paris: 256 km

from Calais: 461 km

from Nice: 442 km

from Bordeaux: 505 km

from Strasbourg: 254 km

Getting here

Velars-sur-Ouche 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 Velars-sur-Ouche from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Corcelles-les-Monts, Flavignerot, Fleurey-sur-Ouche, Lantenay, Marsannay-la-Cote, Pasques and Plombieres-les-Dijon.

This page in French: Visiter Velars-sur-Ouche