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Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Nièvre

Geographical information

Latitude47.2006170 (N 47° 12’ 2”)
Longitude4.1763980 (E 4° 10’ 35”)
AltitudeFrom 410m to 703m
Surface area48.85 km²
Population665 inhabitants
Density13 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureNevers (95 km, 1h42)
Insee code58003
IntercommunalityCC des Grands Lacs du Morvan

Nearest cities & towns

Moux-en-Morvan4.1 km (5 min)
Saint-Martin-de-la-Mer8.4 km (14 min)
Blanot9.7 km (14 min)
Gien-sur-Cure10.3 km (11 min)
Liernais10.4 km (16 min)
Ménessaire11.1 km (15 min)
Chissey-en-Morvan11.8 km (16 min)
Saulieu12.2 km (14 min)
Champeau-en-Morvan12.4 km (17 min)
Brazey-en-Morvan13.6 km (17 min)
Gouloux15.4 km (21 min)
Saint-Brisson15.5 km (21 min)
Lucenay-l'Évêque16.3 km (19 min)

Things to see and do

Places of interest

Leisure centres

Events and festivities

Feast of St. Hilary in January, with dinner and dancing.

Lottery in April.

Flea market in July.

These events are organized by the festival committee of Alligny.


Castle of La Chaux
Castle of La Chaux
See photo

Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
4x4 trip through the Morvan
Sports sensations99 € to 168 € La Roche-en-Brenil (18.4 km)
Guided tour of Sully Castle
Culture and education5 € to 8 € Sully (31 km)
Binding, gilding and paper decorating course
Arts and Crafts120 € to 300 € Moulins-Engilbert (36 km)
Taste the wines of Yonne and France
Local flavours6 € Avallon (38 km)
Yonne scenic train
Entertainment3 € to 6 € Massangis (49 km)


Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Tour of Settons Lake
HikeIntermediate4h00Montsauche-les-Settons (8.7 km)
Champgazon Peat Bog
HikeEasy1h30Montsauche-les-Settons (11.5 km)
Tour of Grand Champ Wood
HikeEasy1h00Montsauche-les-Settons (11.5 km)
Tour of Saint-Agnan Lake
HikeEasy2h15Saint-Agnan (14.4 km)
Around Châtillon-en-Bazois
HikeEasy2h00Châtillon-en-Bazois (43 km)


Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals