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Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Nièvre

Geographical information

Tourism label
Latitude46.7851370 (N 46° 47’ 6”)
Longitude3.2290300 (E 3° 13’ 45”)
AltitudeFrom 193m to 256m
Surface area46.90 km²
Population228 inhabitants
Density4 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureNevers (28 km, 31 min)
Insee code58021
IntercommunalityCC du Nivernais Bourbonnais

Nearest cities & towns

Neuville-lès-Decize6.9 km (6 min)
Chantenay-Saint-Imbert7.2 km (10 min)
Toury-sur-Jour7.2 km (16 min)
Luthenay-Uxeloup8.5 km (12 min)
Saint-Pierre-le-Moûtier9.7 km (10 min)
Saint-Parize-en-Viry11.7 km (14 min)
Tresnay12.3 km (18 min)
Saint-Germain-Chassenay13 km (11 min)
Dornes13.3 km (12 min)
Langeron13.6 km (14 min)
Livry13.7 km (15 min)
Avril-sur-Loire14 km (17 min)
Fleury-sur-Loire15.1 km (18 min)
Saint-Parize-le-Châtel16.4 km (20 min)

Things to see and do

A walk in the forests surrounding the village, a small detour to the lake of Pinet and Yellow field house at the end of the pier at the pond. Fishing in ponds and holes of Kaolin, quite numerous in the town. To see the last gun made Azy-le-Vif enthroned before the City Council.

Places of interest

Natural sites

Events and festivities

Patronal Feast of St. Lawrence on Sunday August between 1 and 15.

Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Well-being massage at a relaxation centre
Well-being30 € to 55 € Montilly (22 km)
Puppets of the world exhibition
Entertainment5 € Monétay-sur-Allier (45 km)
Binding, gilding and paper decorating course
Arts and Crafts120 € to 300 € Moulins-Engilbert (50 km)


Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Between meadows, vineyards and castles
HikeEasy3h00Besson (35 km)
Around Châtillon-en-Bazois
HikeEasy2h00Châtillon-en-Bazois (44 km)
Tour of Hérisson’s medieval town
Village visitEasy1h00Hérisson (50 km)
Champlemy - Nolay
HikeIntermediate6h00Champlemy (56 km)


Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals