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Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Nièvre

Geographical information

Latitude47.0819230 (N 47° 4’ 55”)
Longitude3.6002710 (E 3° 36’ 1”)
AltitudeFrom 232m to 291m
Surface area23.48 km²
Population290 inhabitants
Density12 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureNevers (40 km, 44 min)
Insee code58171
IntercommunalityCC du Bazois

Nearest cities & towns

Mont-et-Marré5.1 km (9 min)
Saint-Maurice6.1 km (11 min)
Châtillon-en-Bazois7.7 km (12 min)
Saint-Saulge8.1 km (10 min)
Alluy8.3 km (11 min)
Bazolles8.7 km (16 min)
Rouy9.5 km (14 min)
Tintury11.9 km (18 min)
Tamnay-en-Bazois12.3 km (16 min)
Biches12.4 km (16 min)
Achun12.6 km (19 min)
Aunay-en-Bazois13.3 km (16 min)
Frasnay-Reugny13.3 km (17 min)

Things to see and do

A pond for swimming (supervised) and a fishing pond.

Events and festivities

Two flea markets are held on the banks of the pond, one in May, the other end of August or early September.

The fireworks will be shot on the last weekend of July.


View of the pond and oak wood village in background
View of the pond and oak wood village in background
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Chateau-Chinon 32 km: Museum of Costume Museum and the seven-home gifts received by President Mitterrand.

Saint-Honoré-les-Bains: small spa town with its casino.

Blackbird Pond and its nautical base at 10 km ...

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Binding, gilding and paper decorating course
Arts and Crafts120 € to 300 € Moulins-Engilbert (19.1 km)
Museum of Medieval Innovation
Culture and education4 € to 7 € Lichères-sur-Yonne (48 km)


Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Around Châtillon-en-Bazois
HikeEasy2h00Châtillon-en-Bazois (5.3 km)
Champlemy - Nolay
HikeIntermediate6h00Champlemy (29 km)
Champgazon Peat Bog
HikeEasy1h30Montsauche-les-Settons (35 km)
Tour of Grand Champ Wood
HikeEasy1h00Montsauche-les-Settons (35 km)
Tour of Settons Lake
HikeIntermediate4h00Montsauche-les-Settons (37 km)


Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals