Versaugues tourism and travel guide

Photo of Versaugues in Saone-et-Loire

Photo is of Anzy-le-Duc at 4 km from Versaugues

Visit Versaugues: highlights and tourist information

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Versaugues is situated in the Saone-et-Loire 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 Versaugues in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Popular places to visit nearby include Anzy-le-Duc at 4 km and Paray-le-Monial basilica at 11 km.

Versaugues, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 4 km (direction south)

Much the most visited site in this pretty village is the Priory of Anzy-le-Duc...

See Anzy-le-Duc guide
Paray-le-Monial basilica

Paray-le-Monial basilica

Church at 11 km (direction north-north-east)

Paray-le-Monial basilica is an impressive 12th century church in the romanesque style...

See Paray-le-Monial basilica guide


at 11 km (direction north-north-east)

The 12th century abbey and other buildings and the pretty setting make the Basilica...

See Paray-le-Monial guide


Most Beautiful Village at 11 km (direction south-south-east)

As well as the pretty village itself, you can also visit the Chateau de...

See Semur-en-Brionnais guide


at 35 km (direction west-south-west), in the Allier department

The renaissance style Chateau de la Palice, its internal decorations and its gardens are...

See Lapalisse guide


at 46 km (direction east)

As well as one of the most visited abbeys in France Cluny also has...

See Cluny guide


at 52 km (direction east-north-east)

The beautifully decorated and furnished Cormatin Chateau, from the 17th century, is the highlight...

See Cormatin guide


at 55 km (direction west-south-west), in the Allier department

The spa town of Vichy is best known for its bottled water and as...

See Vichy guide


at 60 km (direction south-west), in the Puy-de-Dome department

The ancient city of Chateldon still retains an important part of its medieval castle...

See Chateldon guide


Most Beautiful Village at 61 km (direction south-east), in the Rhone department

Completely renovated in recent years, Oingt is one of the prettiest villages in the...

See Oingt guide


at 63 km (direction south-east), in the Rhone department

The quiet village of Theizé makes a pleasant detour when exploring the Beaujolais wine...

See Theize guide


at 65 km (direction south-east), in the Rhone department

Bagnols village with a castle is one of the pretty villages to explore in...

See Bagnols guide

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Map of places to visit near Versaugues


Markets in and near Versaugues

  • Marcigny: market Monday (10km)
  • Paray-le-Monial: market Friday (11km)
  • Digoin: market Sunday & Friday (15km)
  • Charolles: market Wednesday (18km)
  • La Clayette: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Le Donjon: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Charlieu: market Wednesday & Saturday (24km)
  • Gueugnon: market Thursday (26km)
  • Chauffailles: market Friday (28km)
  • Dompierre-sur-Besbre: market Saturday (34km)

More information about Versaugues, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Versaugues, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Montceaux-l'Etoile) (2km)
  • Prieuré d'Anzy-le-Duc (Anzy-le-Duc) (5km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre-aux-Liens (Varenne-l'Arconce) (8km)
  • Basilique du Sacré-Cœur (Paray-le-Monial) (11km)
  • Eglise de Saint Hilaire (Semur-en-Brionnais) (11km)
  • Eglise de Sainte-Marie-Madeleine (Neuilly-en-Donjon) (14km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Saint-Germain-en-Brionnais) (15km)
  • Eglise de Saint Marcel (Iguerande) (17km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nizier (Baron) (22km)
  • Couvent des Cordeliers (Saint-Nizier-sous-Charlieu) (23km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Fortuné de Charlieu (Charlieu) (24km)
  • Prieuré church de Saint Pierre et Saint Benoit (Perrecy-les-Forges) (30km)
  • Eglise de Saint Blaise (Mazille) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Massy) (44km)
  • Eglise de Jalogny (Jalogny) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Mont-Saint-Vincent) (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins Romans de Varenne-l'Arconce (8km)
  • Jardin du château de Chaumont (11km)
  • Les Jardins du château de Drée (20km)
  • Jardin du château de Digoine (24km)
  • Le jardin de Zéphyr (27km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Le PAL (34km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Charolles (18km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc d'Attractions et Animalier (PAL) (37km)

Geography and distances

Versaugues is in the eastern-center of France at 59 kilometres from Macon, the department capital (general information: Versaugues is 306 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Versaugues

Canton: Paray-le-Monial

Arrondissement: Charolles

Department: Saone-et-Loire

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 71110

Distance to Versaugues

from Macon (prefecture): 59 km

from Paris: 306 km

from Calais: 535 km

from Nice: 388 km

from Bordeaux: 399 km

from Strasbourg: 371 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Anzy-le-Duc, Bourg-le-Comte, Montceaux-l'Etoile, Poisson, Saint-Didier-en-Brionnais, Saint-Yan, Sarry and Vindecy.

This page in French: Visiter Versaugues