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Le Creusot

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Saône-et-Loire

Le Creusot - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Saône-et-Loire
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Located in Saône-et-Loire, Burgundy, Le Creusot is known worldwide for its high-tech companies and its industrial heritage.

Birthplace of the Industrial Revolution, it has kept many traces of its past while remaining firmly focused on the future.

Geographical information

MunicipalityLe Creusot
Postcode71200
Tourism label
Latitude46.8053510 (N 46° 48’ 19”)
Longitude4.4278000 (E 4° 25’ 40”)
AltitudeFrom 316m to 516m
Surface area18.11 km²
Population22296 inhabitants
Density1231 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureMâcon (57 mi, 1h17)
Insee code71153
IntercommunalityCU Le Creusot Montceau-les-Mines
DepartmentSaône-et-Loire
TerritoryBurgundy
RegionBurgundy-Franche-Comté

Nearest cities & towns

Montcenis3 mi (11 min)
Saint-Sernin-du-Bois3.2 mi (11 min)
Saint-Firmin3.3 mi (10 min)
Torcy3.4 mi (8 min)
Le Breuil3.5 mi (12 min)
Montchanin4.9 mi (12 min)
Marmagne5 mi (13 min)
Saint-Pierre-de-Varennes6.1 mi (17 min)
Saint-Symphorien-de-Marmagne6.6 mi (16 min)
Les Bizots6.7 mi (19 min)
Essertenne6.8 mi (17 min)
Saint-Laurent-d'Andenay7.1 mi (14 min)
Perreuil7.8 mi (18 min)
Charmoy7.8 mi (20 min)
Antully8.4 mi (19 min)

Things to see and do

To see the Glass Castle, former residence of the masters of the Schneider family Forges.

And for fun, Parc Touristique des Combes with all its attractions: summer luge, alpine coaster, zip ...

Places of interest

Information points
Leisure centres
Monuments
Performance halls
Transport

Photos

Fronton of the castle of Verrerie seen from the park
Fronton of the castle of Verrerie seen from the park
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The town hall
The town hall
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City Hall Fountain
City Hall Fountain
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St. Charles Church
St. Charles Church
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The town hall
The town hall
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The city
The city
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St. Charles Church
St. Charles Church
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The city
The city
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The city
The city
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The city
The city
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The monument to the dead
The monument to the dead
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Tower
Tower
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St. Charles Church
St. Charles Church
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Interior of St. Charles Church
Interior of St. Charles Church
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Interior of St. Charles Church
Interior of St. Charles Church
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Interior of St. Charles Church
Interior of St. Charles Church
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Weather

Sunday 23 april
Min. 11°C - Max. 19°C
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Monday 24 april
Min. 11°C - Max. 15°C
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Tuesday 25 april
Min. 8°C - Max. 17°C
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Tasting of 5 wines at Château de Chamirey
Local flavours15 € Ménetreuil (14 mi)
Tour and tasting at the Château de Meursault
Local flavours21 € Meursault (20 mi)
Guided cycling tour of the vineyards
Sports sensations46 € to 2090 € Beaune (24 mi)
Cellar tour and tasting of fine Burgundy wines
Local flavoursFreeBeaune (24 mi)
4x4 tour of the Burgundy vineyards
Local flavours60 € to 140 € Beaune (24 mi)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Vaux Valley and botanical trail
HikeEasy2h00Saint-Martin-sous-Montaigu (13.6 mi)
Montaigu Castle and the Hamlet of Touches
HikeEasy2h00Saint-Martin-sous-Montaigu (13.6 mi)
From Maizeray to Saint-Martin-du-Tartre
HikeEasy2h00Saint-Martin-du-Tartre (14.3 mi)
Towpath along the Saône
HikeEasy5h00Tournus (28 mi)
Tour of Settons Lake
HikeIntermediate4h00Montsauche-les-Settons (32 mi)

Restaurants

Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals

Campsites

Hotels

Your holidays
A hotel
A vacation rental
A bed & breakfast
A campsite
A leisure activity
A restaurant
A rental car
A plane ticket
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