Corbigny, charming little town wedged at the gates of the Morvan, offers you the opportunity to come and relax.


This pleasant city is full of resources: natural, historical or architectural. Indeed, the road to Saint Jacques de Compostela is dotted with historical monuments for novices or history buffs to discover or rediscover the history of the region. A few kilometers from the town of Vézelay and its basilica, which are places of pilgrimage, attracting thousands of tourists every year.


The castles of the thirteenth and fourteenth centuries around the city revealing the secrets of regional history. Le château de Villemolin-shaped horseshoe and flanked by three towers in its neo-Gothic chapel houses a pieta fifteenth century painted wood; le château de Lantilly is an ancient fortress located on the banks of the Anguison; Castle Chitry-les-Mines, rectangular houses furniture of the sixteenth, seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, paintings of Italian schools, Flemish and Dutch, and Aubusson tapestries and Flanders. A wing of the castle is occupied by a gallery decorated with mythological paintings representing the Sibyls, l’Abbaye de Saint-Léonard de Corbigny is the historical heart of the city.


For lovers of crafts, tile in the chapel of the Saar continues a tradition of two centuries, which consists in making bricks, tiles, slabs, with a cooking fire. This gives products in various colors, which are a traditional and artisanal production.


The city is near to the Canal du Nivernais, with a length of 174 km and consists of 116 locks, connects the Loire basin in the Seine through the River Yonne. The boat trips are available to explore the vaults of the Collancelle. There is a tunnel dating from the eighteenth century, which hides the heart of a luxuriant vegetation. To explore the banks of the Canal, a bicycle (cycle route) links with the city.


In addition, forests, rivers and lakes of the Morvan allow athletes and thrill to come many activities such as hiking, mountain biking, sailing, rafting, fishing, hunting or big game riding.


City Corbigny combines relaxation, sport and culture. Our town offers a multitude of services with its many shops such as supermarkets, bakeries, chocolate, the cheese, grocery, butcher, pharmacy, newspapers, hairdressers, florists , laundry, newsagents, garages automobiles (Citroën, Renault, Peugeot and other brands) ... It's easy to indulge in our stores clothing, shoes, decoration, toys, wool and wire, cycles bikes and quads, and horseback riding. For more information, la Maison du Pays Corbigeois is at your disposal.


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