Flavigny-sur-Ozerain

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TownFlavigny-sur-Ozerain
Insee code21271
Postcode21150
Latitude47.5117840
Longitude4.5313350
AltitudeFrom 239 to 482 meters
Surface27.79 km²
Population317 inhabitants
Density11 inhabitants/km²

CLOSEST CITIES & TOWNS

National labelPouillenay at 5.8 km (8 min)
Chief townDijon (at 64 km, 61 min)Alise-Sainte-Reine at 6.4 km (11 min)
DepartmentCôte-d'OrBrain at 7.4 km (10 min)
RegionBurgundySearch another town

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TOWN PRESENTATION

In the midst of Auxois (12 km from Semur-en-Auxois, 6 km from Venarey les Laumes), and yet so often through secret land of a thousand riches in the heart of Burgundy, that the monastic town of Flavigny-sur-Ozerain preserves its unique history to its full height.

The village built on a rock around a Benedictine monastery since the 19th century became a factory of anise, spreads its charm in an inextricable mix of religious architecture, civil and military.

It is by getting lost in its alleys, taking his time to turn a grassy walkway that he must discover the village. Find his way by being guided by the massive silhouette of the church of Saint Genest throne in the heart of the city which is the soul. Down in the vaults of the convent of the Ursulines, discovered among the bushes, the oratory, go through the gate to imagine at the foot of the crucifix, the peasants of the valley from sale on the "lump of butter" for their products do not have to pay award ... sounds like the drawbridge down heavily in the evening in the door or gate of the valley from the village. Descend into the crypt, Carolingian, and guided out by a sweet anise smell of the fabric of the abbey nearby ... attend vespers in contemplation punctuated by chants of Benedictine monks of the abbey of Saint Joseph Clairval then ... s 'to go strolling around the tanneries, the road lanes where haflinger ponies bred Charolais cows alongside the beautiful village of farmers and end up in the valley, sharing a glass of pinot noir in the cellar of the vineyard of Flavigny along the river, Ozerain.


SIGHTSEEING

  • Guided tour of the village (information to the Friends of the City of Flavigny, house Grantee)
  • Discover the Carolingian crypt of the abbey of Flavigny (next to the factory Anis)
  • Visit of the factory anise (Abbey Flavigny weekdays)
  • Walk in the city and on the paths of the ramparts.
  • Walk to the washing of Flavigny.
  • Guided tour and wine tasting in the cellar.
  • Guided tour of the Maison des Arts Textiles & Design (museum, botanical garden and a resource center on memory textile Auxois).
Detailed information
MonumentsAbbey Saint-Joseph de Clairval,   Church Saint-Genest
Natural sitesWood of Eugny

EVENTS AND CELEBRATIONS

  • Feast of St. Simon in October.
  • Exhibition of cribs illuminated the streets and behind the windows in December and early January.

ATTRACTIONS, LEISURES AND ACTIVITES AROUND

  • The village of Alise-Sainte-Reine and the historic site of Alesia (excavations Gallo-Roman Museum 5 km)
  • The medieval town of Semur-en-Auxois (17km)
  • L'Abbaye de Fontenay (25 km)
  • Les Forges de Buffon (27 km)
  • Castles of Marigny-le-CAHOUET (8 km) Bussy-Rabutin (12 km) of Frôlois (20 km) of Bourbilly (22 km) or Epoisses (27 km)
  • The ruins of the abbey of the hill Thill (30 km)

PHOTOS

Gate Flavigny (© JE )Gate Flavigny (© JE )
 
The Carolingian crypt of St Peter's Abbey of FlavignyThe Carolingian crypt of St Peter's Abbey of Flavigny
The famous oval box Anis de l'Abbaye de Flavigny ®The famous oval box Anis de l'Abbaye de Flavigny ®
 
The cardboard box Anis de l'Abbaye de Flavigny ®The cardboard box Anis de l'Abbaye de Flavigny ®
Vineyard FlavignyVineyard Flavigny
 
Home Textile Arts & Design FlavignyHome Textile Arts & Design Flavigny
The Too-Hot - Table AlgranateThe Too-Hot - Table Algranate
 
Botanical Garden textile FlavignyBotanical Garden textile Flavigny
Flavigny saw Caesar's camp (© JE)Flavigny saw Caesar's camp (© JE)
 
Flavigny saw Caesar's camp (© JE)Flavigny saw Caesar's camp (© JE)

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WEATHER

Sunday 21 December
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Min. 4°C - Max. 7°C
Monday 22 December
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Min. 1°C - Max. 7°C
Tuesday 23 December
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Min. -1°C - Max. 5°C

RESTAURANTS

 
French cuisine restaurantHôtel du Commerce, Restaurant Au Bec Fin
Semur-en-Auxois
In the center of a pretty medieval village of the 13th century, the Hotel du Commerce 2stars welcomes you in a 18th century building, for your leisure or business stays. Our restaurant...
Located 14.9 km from Flavigny-sur-OzerainFrom 15 € to 20 € per person 

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BED & BREAKFASTS

 
House with 2 bedroomsCouvent des castafours    
8.7
Flavigny-sur-Ozerain
Flavigny sur Ozerain, in Burgundy, is considered to be one of the most beautiful medieval french villages. The city is overflowing with memories of history : 17th-century abbey, Aniseed...
Located in Flavigny-sur-Ozerain68 € the double room 
House with 2 bedroomsAu Coeur d'Alésia  
Alise-Sainte-Reine
Welcome. 'In the Heart of Alesia' - Bed and breakfast at Alise Ste Reine-Alesia in Auxois, north of Burgundy, between Chablis and the wine coast of Nuits and Beaune. Welcome to our...
Located 4.2 km from Flavigny-sur-Ozerain90 € the double room 
House with 2 bedroomsLa Belle Epoque    
9.7
Thenissey
In a picturesque valley of Auxois, Karin welcomes you to her guest rooms located in the renovated former café de la gare in Thenissey, an authentic and peaceful village. This is the...
Located 7.1 km from Flavigny-sur-Ozerain65 € the double room 

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VACATION RENTALS

 
House for 4 personsBéroubis flavigny sur Ozerain  
8.8
Flavigny-sur-Ozerain
At the heart of the medieval town of Flavigny discover a house of the fifteenth century charm, authenticity and comfort with terrace and garden. The house is decorated with antique...
Located in Flavigny-sur-OzerainFrom 250 € to 300 € per week 
House for 4 personsConfortable Maison de vacances du 15e s  
8.4
Flavigny-sur-Ozerain
For 2-4 people. Rental only a week all year. In Burgundy, Cote d'Or, France. A Flavigny-sur-Ozerain, one of the most beautiful villages in France. Listed village camp site of Alesia...
Located in Flavigny-sur-OzerainFrom 250 € to 300 € per week 
House for 6 personsGite des roches
La Roche-Vanneau
At the heart of a beautiful hilly area, in a quiet village of Auxois, house completely renovated in 2012. Accessing the house by a stone staircase. Fitted kitchen open to the dining...
Located 4.2 km from Flavigny-sur-OzerainFrom 320 € to 480 € per week 

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CAMPSITES

 
70 places over 2,5 haCamping vert auxois 
Pouilly-en-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 28 km from Flavigny-sur-OzerainFrom 13.50 € to 15.50 € per day 

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HOTELS

Sarl Macarena - Hotel in Flavigny-sur-OzerainSarl Macarena  
Pouillenay
Offering a bar and a restaurant with an outdoor terrace, Sarl Macarena is located in Pouillenay. Free WiFi access is available in the entire property. Each room here will provide you...
Located 4.7 km from Flavigny-sur-OzerainRoom from 55 €
Le Verger Sous Les Vignes - Hotel in Flavigny-sur-OzerainLe Verger Sous Les Vignes    
8.5
Villeferry
Nestled in the hills of Auxois, Le Verger sous les Vignes is a charming country-style establishment made up of winemaker's houses grouped around an old orchard. The comfortable accommodation...
Located 6.3 km from Flavigny-sur-OzerainRoom from 68 €
Hôtel du Lac Le Pari des Gourmets - Hotel in Flavigny-sur-OzerainHôtel du Lac Le Pari des Gourmets 
Semur-en-Auxois
Offering a restaurant, Hôtel du Lac Le Pari des Gourmets is located in Semur-en-Auxois. Provided with free WiFi access and free parking, the property also offers meeting facilities....
Located 13.9 km from Flavigny-sur-OzerainRoom from 55 €

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