Villeneuve-en-Montagne tourism and travel guide

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Visit Villeneuve-en-Montagne: highlights and tourist information

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Villeneuve-en-Montagne 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 54 kilometres from Macon, the department capital (general information: Villeneuve-en-Montagne is 287 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chalon-sur-Saone at 19 km and Cormatin at 25 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Villeneuve-en-Montagne, 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 Villeneuve-en-Montagne 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 Villeneuve-en-Montagne

Markets in and near Villeneuve-en-Montagne

  • Givry: market Thursday (10km)
  • Montchanin: market Wednesday (11km)
  • Le Creusot: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (14km)
  • Chalon-sur-Saone: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (19km)
  • Chagny: market Thursday & Sunday (19km)
  • Montceau-les-Mines: market Tuesday & Saturday (22km)
  • Sennecey-le-Grand: market Friday (25km)
  • Epinac: market Wednesday & Sunday (26km)
  • Saint-Germain-du-Plain: market Thursday (30km)
  • Autun: market Wednesday & Friday (32km)

More information about Villeneuve-en-Montagne, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Villeneuve-en-Montagne, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Bibracte-Mont Beuvray (47km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Mont-Saint-Vincent) (18km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Chapaize) (25km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre de Brancion (Martailly-les-Brancion) (28km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Lazare (Autun) (31km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Massy) (31km)
  • Abbatiale eglise de Saint Philibert (Tournus) (32km)
  • Hospices de Beaune (Beaune) (34km)
  • Prieuré church de Saint Pierre et Saint Benoit (Perrecy-les-Forges) (34km)
  • Abbaye de Cluny (Cluny) (37km)
  • Eglise de Jalogny (Jalogny) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nizier (Baron) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint Blaise (Mazille) (41km)
  • Basilique du Sacré-Cœur (Paray-le-Monial) (51km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et jardins du château de Sully (29km)
  • Jardin du château de Digoine (38km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cirque du Bout du Monde (24km)
  • Confluence - la Seille (38km)
  • Seille (Saône) (38km)
  • Bibracte (47km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Charolles (45km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Villeneuve-en-Montagne

Canton: Buxy

Arrondissement: Chalon-sur-Saône

Department: Saone-et-Loire

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 71390

Distance to Villeneuve-en-Montagne

from Macon (prefecture): 54 km

from Paris: 287 km

from Calais: 507 km

from Nice: 399 km

from Bordeaux: 455 km

from Strasbourg: 310 km

Getting here

Villeneuve-en-Montagne 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 Villeneuve-en-Montagne from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Barizey, Chatel-Moron, Ecuisses, Essertenne, Marcilly-les-Buxy, Morey, Moroges, Perreuil, Saint-Julien-sur-Dheune, Saint-Mard-de-Vaux, Saint-Martin-d'Auxy, Sainte-Helene and Sassangy.

This page in French: Visiter Villeneuve-en-Montagne