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Macon, the beauty of Burgundy is waiting for you
The lovely city of Macon, known as Matisco when it was founded back to the 2nd century BC, is located in Burgundy (Southwestern part of France). It offers an impressive cultural heritage and provides beautiful landscapes.
Macon is the perfect destination by train if you want to share your time between culture and nature. You should visit the apothecary shop. Located at the ground floor of the Hotel-Dieu, it presents a great collection of what you could find in a chemist’s back to the 18th century.
You can also visit the 19th century St Peter church and stroll on the Herbe’s square and admire the medieval wooden house. You will also find archeological sites that are worth the detour. A cruise tour is also possible on the river Saône, offering a different view on the city.
Around Macon, experience a hot-air balloon tour to see the world-famous Burgundy’s vineyards from the sky.
Getting to and from Macon
|From Aix En Provence Tgv||02:09|
|From Bourg En Bresse||00:18|
|From Belleville Sur Sa||00:12|
|From Chalon Sur Saone||00:31|
|From Fleurville Pont D||00:11|
|From Le Creusot Mo Tgv||00:18|
|From Lyon St Exupery Airport||00:22|
|To Fleurville Pont D||00:12|
|To Le Creusot Mo Tgv||00:19|
|To Belleville Sur Sa||00:21|
|To Lyon St Exupery Airport||00:24|
|To Bourg En Bresse||00:30|
|To Chalon Sur Saone||00:40|
|To Aix En Provence Tgv||03:05|
|To Belfort-montbeliard Tgv||05:11|
Trains are convenient way to reach any town and city in Europe. All main towns have a railway station, while major cities have more than two railway stations. Nearly all railway stations are located in the city centre. Check our map to locate railway station(s) in Macon.
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