Liven up your holidays!


Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Nièvre

Saint-Martin-du-Puy - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Nièvre

Small town in the Morvan Regional Park. The nature lovers and outdoor sports enjoy all the possibilities offered by this wild and unspoilt land. There are numerous walking circuits as well as lakes and rivers for swimming and all water sports. This land rich heritage around offer you many opportunities for visits.

Geographical information

Latitude47.3352750 (N 47° 20’ 7”)
Longitude3.8694370 (E 3° 52’ 10”)
AltitudeFrom 316m to 598m
Surface area30.70 km²
Population286 inhabitants
Density9 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureNevers (81 km, 1h28)
Insee code58255
IntercommunalityCC les Portes du Morvan
TerritoryBurgundy, Nivernais

Nearest cities & towns

Chalaux5.2 km (8 min)
Empury5.3 km (10 min)
Chastellux-sur-Cure7.9 km (11 min)
Lormes8.5 km (12 min)
Marigny-l'Église8.7 km (11 min)
Saint-André-en-Morvan9 km (12 min)
Neuffontaines12.6 km (20 min)
Bazoches12.7 km (20 min)
Saint-Germain-des-Champs14.7 km (18 min)
Pouques-Lormes15.2 km (19 min)
Brassy15.3 km (22 min)
Magny-Lormes15.7 km (21 min)
Vauclaix15.8 km (21 min)
Anthien16.4 km (21 min)

Things to see and do

To see on the commune, during a walk, the small castle of Vésigneux, a real jewel on a green setting.

It was there that in the 17th century, the young Sébastien Le Prestre, future Marshal Vauban, was introduced to the Grand Condé who visited Count Bourbon-Busset and entered history.

Places of interest

Leisure centres
Natural sites

Events and festivities

Garage sale in August.


The castle of Vésigneux
The castle of Vésigneux
See photo
Swimming in the lake of Chaumeçon
Swimming in the lake of Chaumeçon
See photo


Tuesday 17 october
Min. 9°C - Max. 23°C
Wednesday 18 october
Min. 8°C - Max. 19°C
Thursday 19 october
Min. 11°C - Max. 16°C

Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Shopping at the Biscuiterie de Bourgogne
Local flavoursFreeJoux-la-Ville (30 km)
Yonne scenic train
Entertainment3 € to 6 € Massangis (33 km)
Binding, gilding and paper decorating course
Arts and Crafts120 € to 300 € Moulins-Engilbert (39 km)
Visit the remarkable garden of Corbelin
Culture and education5 € La Chapelle-Saint-André (41 km)
Visit the Gueguen Estate
Local flavoursFreePréhy (48 km)


Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Tour of Saint-Agnan Lake
HikeEasy2h15Saint-Agnan (17.1 km)
Champgazon Peat Bog
HikeEasy1h30Montsauche-les-Settons (17.9 km)
Tour of Grand Champ Wood
HikeEasy1h00Montsauche-les-Settons (17.9 km)
Tour of Settons Lake
HikeIntermediate4h00Montsauche-les-Settons (21 km)
Around Châtillon-en-Bazois
HikeEasy2h00Châtillon-en-Bazois (35 km)


Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals



Your holidays
A hotel
A vacation rental
A bed & breakfast
A campsite
A leisure activity
A restaurant
By continuing to browse our site, you are agreeing to the use of cookies by our services and partners to improve your experience and make targeted offers. Find out more