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Vitry-les-Cluny tourism and travel guide

Photo of Vitry-les-Cluny in Saone-et-Loire

Photo is of Cluny at 8 km from Vitry-les-Cluny

Visit Vitry-les-Cluny: highlights and tourist information

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Vitry-les-Cluny is situated in the Saone-et-Loire department and Burgundy-Franche-Comté region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Cluny at 8 km and Cormatin at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Vitry-les-Cluny, 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 Vitry-les-Cluny in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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

Cluny

Cluny

at 8 km (direction south-east)

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

See Cluny guide
Cormatin

Cormatin

at 10 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Cormatin guide
Brancion

Brancion

at 17 km (direction east)

Quiet now, in the 15th century Brancion was an important regional centre...

See Brancion guide
Solutre-Pouilly

Solutre-Pouilly

at 24 km (direction south-south-east)

Solutré-Pouilly would perhaps go unnoticed except for the great rock-cliff behind the...

See Solutre-Pouilly guide
 
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Tournus

Tournus

at 26 km (direction east-north-east)

The Abbey of Saint-Philibert is the highlight in Tournus, but you will...

See Tournus guide
Tournus abbey

Tournus abbey

Abbey at 26 km (direction east-north-east)

The abbey at Tournus is a 12th century abbey in roman style...

See Tournus abbey guide
Macon

Macon

at 28 km (direction south-east)

After exploring the pleasant town of Macon we suggest a visit to...

See Macon guide
Paray-le-Monial basilica

Paray-le-Monial basilica

Church at 36 km (direction west)

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

See Paray-le-Monial basilica guide
Paray-le-Monial

Paray-le-Monial

at 36 km (direction west)

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

See Paray-le-Monial guide
Chalon-sur-Saone

Chalon-sur-Saone

at 38 km (direction north-east)

The pedestrianised town centre and cathedral will form the centre of your...

See Chalon-sur-Saone guide
Belleville

Belleville

at 44 km (direction south-south-east), in the Rhone department

Not an important tourist town, Belleville does have a couple of sites...

See Belleville guide
Anzy-le-Duc

Anzy-le-Duc

at 45 km (direction west-south-west)

Much the most visited site in this pretty village is the Priory...

See Anzy-le-Duc guide
Semur-en-Brionnais

Semur-en-Brionnais

Most Beautiful Village at 46 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Semur-en-Brionnais guide
Bourg-en-Bresse

Bourg-en-Bresse

at 58 km (direction east-south-east), in the Ain department

As well as exploring the cathedral and town centre of Bourg-en-Bresse, allow...

See Bourg-en-Bresse guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Saone-et-Loire

Map of places to visit near Vitry-les-Cluny

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Markets in and near Vitry-les-Cluny

  • Cluny: market Saturday (9km)
  • Charolles: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Charnay-les-Macon: market Friday (25km)
  • Tournus: market Saturday (26km)
  • Montceau-les-Mines: market Tuesday & Saturday (27km)
  • Sennecey-le-Grand: market Friday (27km)
  • Pont-de-Vaux: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Macon: market Saturday (28km)
  • Montchanin: market Wednesday (29km)
  • La Clayette: market Tuesday (32km)

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Tourist attractions near Vitry-les-Cluny, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Roche de Solutre / Roche de Vergisson (24km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Charlieu (49km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Chalaronne (50km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Massy) (1km)
  • Abbaye de Cluny (Cluny) (8km)
  • Eglise de Jalogny (Jalogny) (8km)
  • Eglise de Saint Blaise (Mazille) (11km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Chapaize) (13km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre de Brancion (Martailly-les-Brancion) (17km)
  • Eglise de Saint Vincent (Mont-Saint-Vincent) (18km)
  • Chapelle aux Moines (Berze-la-Ville) (19km)
  • Eglise de Saint Nizier (Baron) (24km)
  • Abbatiale eglise de Saint Philibert (Tournus) (26km)
  • Eglise de Saint Germain (Saint-Germain-en-Brionnais) (30km)
  • Prieuré church de Saint Pierre et Saint Benoit (Perrecy-les-Forges) (32km)
  • Basilique du Sacré-Cœur (Paray-le-Monial) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint-Pierre-aux-Liens (Varenne-l'Arconce) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Montceaux-l'Etoile) (45km)
  • Prieuré d'Anzy-le-Duc (Anzy-le-Duc) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint Hilaire (Semur-en-Brionnais) (46km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Fortuné de Charlieu (Charlieu) (49km)
  • Eglise de Saint Marcel (Iguerande) (50km)
  • Couvent des Cordeliers (Saint-Nizier-sous-Charlieu) (52km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Digoine (29km)
  • Les Jardins du château de Drée (29km)
  • Le jardin de Zéphyr (34km)
  • Jardin du château de Chaumont (36km)
  • Les jardins Romans de Varenne-l'Arconce (37km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Roche de Solutré (24km)
  • Confluence - la Seille (27km)
  • Seille (Saône) (27km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Charolles (25km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Macon (28km)
  • Vonnas (44km)
 
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Geography and distances

Vitry-les-Cluny is in the eastern-center of France at 28 kilometres from Macon, the department capital (general information: Vitry-les-Cluny is 312 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Vitry-les-Cluny

Canton: Cluny

Arrondissement: Mâcon

Department: Saone-et-Loire

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 71250

Distance to Vitry-les-Cluny

from Macon (prefecture): 28 km

from Paris: 312 km

from Calais: 535 km

from Nice: 375 km

from Bordeaux: 441 km

from Strasbourg: 332 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 Vitry-les-Cluny from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cherizet, Chiddes, Cortevaix, Donzy-le-National, Flagy, La Vineuse, Lournand, Massy, Passy, Pressy-sous-Dondin, Sailly, Saint-Andre-le-Desert, Saint-Vincent-Des-Pres and Salornay-sur-Guye.

This page in French: Visiter Vitry-les-Cluny

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