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 Tourism, holiday & travel in Bligny-sur-Ouche
Insee code21087
AltitudeFrom 337 to 549 meters
Surface27.99 km²
Population859 inhabitants
Density30 inhabitants/km²


Chief townDijon (at 49 km, 50 min)Lusigny-sur-Ouche at 2.4 km (4 min)
DepartmentCôte-d'OrVic-des-Prés at 3.5 km (6 min)
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Between wooded hills, meandering Ouche draw an enchanting this capital of rural township whose origin dates back to prehistory. The eye is drawn to the church of the 12th century wearing a tufa tower of the 15th century dominates the village. This church once stood inside the castle, destroyed by order of Louis 11th in 1478. Of the six towers that flanked the castle, the only remaining vestiges of the towers and Avagne Chapter.


  • A walk through the old streets to discover the heritage of country: here a sundial, there retorts strange stones stuck in the wall, for supporting the old wooden gutters; farther old windows decorated with strange symbols evoking perhaps the time and companionship of many low doors opening onto the cellars where the weavers worked hemp. You can also discover two charming washing, wells, shrines, crosses ... Another page in the history of Bligny-sur-Ouche is told by its 12 water mills: one of the oldest (thirteenth century), located at the edge of the road, is easy to spot with its winnowing his house and flower well.
  • The Railway Valley Ouche
  • The Railway Valley Ouche is a line that connects Bligny-sur-Ouche Pont-d'Ouche. Its special feature: the steam engine! Go back in time and give you a ride along the valley of the Ouche how our ancestors!
  • From 1 May to 30 September: runs on Sundays and holidays. 1 July to 31 August and runs every day.
  • The Museum of hemp
  • The hemp museum located in a former town presents hemp cultivation, harvesting and processing plant. This museum is unique in France for its specificity.
  • Open from May 1 to October 31, from 14h to 18h every day except Tuesday.
  • The museum Papotte "Crafts and Rural Life"
  • Papotte Museum "Craft and Rural Life" is housed in a former workshop cabinetmaker. You'll find tools in serviceable condition presented by volunteers both interested and interesting! The museum also contains a classroom and a modest 19th farmhouse restored. Papotte museum guides will help you discover or relive rural life before 1950 and trades of our ancestors peasants and artisans.
  • In May, June and October open on Sundays and public holidays. In July and August: open daily from 14h30 to 18h.
  • Vach 'Investigation:
  • Vach 'Investigation, a journalistic investigation to conduct family. Plot: At the end of the day, Maurice, farmer Cussy-la-Colonne realize when counting his flock, a calf has lost ear tags ... These labels are the number corresponding to the identity card of each animal ... How to find its identity? A Mission: Charles, budding journalist, was commissioned to investigate and find the identity of the calf ... To do this, you will need!
  • For children 7 to 14 years. 7 km hiking trail. Duration of trip: 3 hours. Closed during hunting season.
  • Information and Contact: Tourist Office of Canton Bligny-sur-Ouche - 21 place de l'Hôtel de Ville - Tel. : +33 3 80 20 16 51 - Email: ot.blignysurouche @
  • Rental of tennis at the Office Tourime.
  • Fishing.
  • 3 hiking trails are ex Bligny-sur-Ouche and enable discovery of the natural heritage of this beautiful area.
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Information pointsTourist Office of Bligny-sur-Ouche


  • Saturday closest to January 20: Great Feast of Saint Sebastian.
  • May 1: Day of the bike.
  • In July and August Evening "Train and Tasting" Welcome aboard the steam train from the valley of the Ouche. The convoy will take you to Bridge Ouche, then Thorey-sur-Ouche where you are invited to a stop "Gourmet". Guests can enjoy regional produce from local production. An unforgettable evening, where good humor and friendliness will be part of it! Information and contact: Tourist Office of Canton Bligny-sur-Ouche - Tel. : +33 3 80 20 16 51 - Email: ot.blignysurouche @
  • In July and August: Walks tours. Each year, a different program! Come and discover the villages in the canton of Bligny-sur-Ouche, accompanied by a guide Country. Visits are always very friendly and dynamic. Information and contact: Tourist Office of Canton Bligny-sur-Ouche - Tel. : +33 3 80 20 16 51 - Email: ot.blignysurouche @
  • The second weekend of December: Christmas Market.


  • School-Museum Chaudenay-le-Chateau is a former village school kept completely: you will be able to revisit a class of 19th century with its desks and pencil boxes of yesteryear.
  • Take time to visit the Valley Ouche and discover the heritage of countries offered all the little villages around: windmill Montceau-and-fleshed, churches, column Gallo-Roman Cussy it -column, wash houses, fountains ...
  • Castle of Chateauneuf-en-Auxois.
  • Castle Commarin.
Leisure activities
NameType of activityPriceTown
Tour and tasting at the Domaine DebrayLocal flavours12 €Beaune (15.7 km)
4x4 tour of the Burgundy vineyardsLocal flavoursFrom 52 € to 120 €Beaune (15.8 km)
Guided tour of Sully CastleCulture and educationFrom 5.40 € to 8.40 €Sully (18.3 km)
Visit a watercolour studio and galleryCraftFreeCorcelles-les-Arts (19 km)

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Église Saint-Germain of Auxerre Bligny-sur-OucheÉglise Saint-Germain of Auxerre Bligny-sur-Ouche
Bligny ChurchBligny Church
Little house on the OucheLittle house on the Ouche
Laundry Road BeauneLaundry Road Beaune
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French cuisine restaurantHostellerie du Vieux Moulin  
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Located 8.5 km from Bligny-sur-Ouche50 € per person 
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This is the heart of the Côte de Beaune. At 50 m walk the Castle of Savigny- lès -Beaunee, Estelle and Pansiot Nicolas welcome you in an old 18th century Cuverie. In this place, the...
Located 12 km from Bligny-sur-OucheFrom 20 € to 40 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantAbbaye de la Bussiere  
La Bussière-sur-Ouche
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Located 13 km from Bligny-sur-Ouche77 € per person 

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House with 4 bedroomsL'Escarboucle    
In the heart of Burgundy, Côte d'Or, the Carbuncle welcomes you in a house in the seventeenth century. Four bedrooms, two suites can accommodate up to 12 people. You can enjoy the world...
Located in Bligny-sur-OucheFrom 80 € to 90 € the double room 
House with 4 bedroomsLa monastille    
House of the 18th century, located in a small village 25 km from Beaune, this home has 4 very comfortable rooms each with private bathroom. The house has a swimming pool and a large...
Located 6.5 km from Bligny-sur-Ouche85 € the double room 
House with 6 bedroomsDomaine de la combotte    
A few minutes from Beaune, in an outstanding area, Le Domaine de la Combotte proposes 5 spacious and comfortable rooms, with a swimming pool. Discovery of wines and the burgundy's ...
Located 10.3 km from Bligny-sur-OucheFrom 123 € to 133 € the double room 

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Apartment for 5 personsLa maison du Gué  
Old house completely renovated village consists of two comfortable apartments of 100m² each. Possibility to rent the first level, access by stone staircase is totally independent. This...
Located 4.2 km from Bligny-sur-OucheFrom 350 € to 450 € per week 
House for 2 personsGites studio 2 pers en bourgogne  
Joli studio entirely renovated with taste (soon 3 stars), in small building noncontiguous for habitation (also for rent). Located in beautiful village of Pernand-Vergelesses. Garden...
Located 14.2 km from Bligny-sur-OucheFrom 300 € to 350 € per week 
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Conveniently located in Burgundy between Beaune, Nuits Saint Georges and Dijon, in the heart of the vineyards of the village, this charming cottage, fully independent, classified 3...
Located 14.3 km from Bligny-sur-OucheFrom 1080 € to 1300 € per week 

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153 places over 5 haCamping La grappe d'or à meursault    
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Located 15.1 km from Bligny-sur-OucheFrom 15.50 € to 20 € per day 
70 places over 2,5 haCamping vert auxois 
Relax. Revitalize, Unwind... At the lush green site of Camping Vert Auxois, on the outskirts of Pouilly en Auxois, welcoming you to a pastoral setting between fields and the Burgundy...
Located 19.6 km from Bligny-sur-OucheFrom 13.50 € to 15.50 € per day 

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Château Sainte-Sabine - Hotel in Bligny-sur-OucheChâteau Sainte-Sabine     
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Located 10.4 km from Bligny-sur-OucheRoom from 105 €
Le Hameau de Barboron - Hotel in Bligny-sur-OucheLe Hameau de Barboron     
Set in a country house located 10 km from Beaune, Le Hameau de Barboron offers a wine cellar and an American breakfast is prepared every morning. There is a courtyard and a pond in...
Located 11.6 km from Bligny-sur-OucheRoom from 99 €
Hôtel L'Ouvrée - Hotel in Bligny-sur-OucheHôtel L'Ouvrée     
Offering a restaurant, Hôtel L'Ouvrée is located in Savigny-lès-Beaune, just 7 km from Beaune. You can relax on the terrace, by the garden, and free Wi-Fi access is available throughout....
Located 11.6 km from Bligny-sur-OucheRoom from 57 €

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