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Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Nièvre

Situated along the Canal du Nivernais, 20 km from Vezelay, 12 km of Rocks Surgy and 30 km of Rocks Saussois.

Geographical information

Latitude47.4177980 (N 47° 25’ 4”)
Longitude3.6049760 (E 3° 36’ 18”)
AltitudeFrom 152m to 309m
Surface area16.64 km²
Population291 inhabitants
Density17 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureNevers (72 km, 1h18)
Insee code58039
IntercommunalityCC des Vaux d'Yonne

Nearest cities & towns

Asnois2.4 km (4 min)
Dornecy2.8 km (4 min)
Villiers-sur-Yonne2.8 km (5 min)
La Maison-Dieu3.9 km (7 min)
Amazy5.9 km (10 min)
Flez-Cuzy6.6 km (6 min)
Metz-le-Comte7.1 km (8 min)
Tannay7.3 km (10 min)
Armes7.9 km (9 min)
Chevroches8.2 km (9 min)
Saint-Didier8.4 km (10 min)
Nuars9.3 km (12 min)
Chamoux9.4 km (9 min)

Things to see and do

The Church of St. Simeon (1832) with a splendid fresco dating from 1949 the painter Dumoulin Druart.

In the churchyard is the tomb of Romain Rolland. House of his grandfather and tour Romain Rolland.

Places of interest

Natural sites

Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Basilica of Vezelay.

Tannay Cellars - Wine Cellars bio Villiers-sur-Yonne.

Clamecy and its museum.

Swimming in Clamecy (10 km).

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Museum of Medieval Innovation
Culture and education4 € to 7 € Lichères-sur-Yonne (11.2 km)
Estate tour and Themed Tasting
Local flavours7 € to 40 € Chablis (47 km)
Tours of the Chablis vineyard and cellars
Local flavours25 € to 140 € Chablis (47 km)


Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Champlemy - Nolay
HikeIntermediate6h00Champlemy (24 km)
Cultural tour around Entrains-sur-Nohain
Car itineraryEasy6h00Entrains-sur-Nohain (27 km)
Tour of Saint-Agnan Lake
HikeEasy2h15Saint-Agnan (39 km)
Champgazon Peat Bog
HikeEasy1h30Montsauche-les-Settons (39 km)
Tour of Grand Champ Wood
HikeEasy1h00Montsauche-les-Settons (39 km)


Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals