in Cote d'Or of Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, France
- Dijon-Bourgogne Airport (5 mi)
- Beaune-Challanges Airport (22 mi)
- Dole-Tavaux Airport (27 mi)
- Besançon Thise Airport (50 mi)
- Vesoul-Frotey Airport (60 mi)
- Mâcon-Charnay Airport (71 mi)
- Vittel Champ De Course Airport (76 mi)
- Saint-Yan Airport (78 mi)
- Geneva Cointrin International Airport (91 mi)
- Charles de Gaulle International Airport (163 mi)
- Luxembourg-Findel International Airport (169 mi)
- Cistercian Abbey of Fontenay (Unesco heritage, 37 mi)
- From the Great Saltworks of Salins-les-Bains to the Royal Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans, the Production of Open-pan Salt (Unesco heritage, 48 mi)
- Vézelay, Church and Hill (Unesco heritage, 60 mi)
- Historic Site of Lyons (Unesco heritage, 107 mi)
- Place Stanislas, Place de la Carrière and Place d'Alliance in Nancy (Unesco heritage, 109 mi)
- Provins, Town of Medieval Fairs (Unesco heritage, 117 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 47.317 and 5.017 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 47° 19' 0" and E 5° 1' 0"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Euro - EUR
- Spoken languages:
- French, Breton, Corsican, Catalan, Basque, Occitan
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 11:13 PM (Friday)
- Timezone: Europe/Paris
- UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:47 am and 8:37 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -44.033 and -176.367 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Safety Score: 2,6 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to France.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning France. Last Update: 2019-08-23 07:26:01
Dijon in Cote d'Or (Bourgogne-Franche-Comté) with it's 149,782 citizens is a city in France about 163 mi (or 262 km) south-east of Paris, the country's capital city.
Local time in Dijon is now 11:13 PM (Friday). The local timezone is named Europe / Paris with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 11 airports in the vicinity of Dijon, of which 3 are larger airports. The closest airport in France is Dijon-Bourgogne Airport in a distance of 5 mi (or 8 km), South-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in France is Cistercian Abbey of Fontenay in a distance of 37 mi (or 59 km), North-West. Looking for a place to stay? we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Beaune, Dole, Chalon-sur-Saone, Langres and Louhans. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 28°C / 82 °F
|Morning Temperature||23°C / 74 °F|
|Evening Temperature||22°C / 72 °F|
|Night Temperature||15°C / 59 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1021.5 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Light breeze with 4 km/h (3 mph) from West|
|Cloud Conditions||Clear sky, covering 0% of sky|
|General Conditions||Sky is clear|
Saturday, 24th of August 2019
28°C (82 °F)
17°C (63 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sunday, 25th of August 2019
32°C (89 °F)
17°C (63 °F)
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.
Monday, 26th of August 2019
30°C (86 °F)
17°C (63 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Grand Hôtel La Cloche Dijon - MGallery by Sofitel
Hôtel Philippe le Bon
Kyriad Prestige Dijon Centre
Appart’hôtel Odalys Les Cordeliers
Oceania Le Jura
Vertigo Hôtel - a Member of Design Hotels
Hostellerie Du Chapeau Rouge
ibis Dijon Gare
Hôtel des Ducs
Videos from this area
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Dijon France Travel Guide
Fun Travel Guide to Dijon, what to see, what to do in Dijon. This Video log will take you traveling around Dijon to show you why you should visit Dijon. (Video log is courtesy of ATOUT FRANCE)
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Attractions and noteworthy things
Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.
Dijon is a city in eastern France, and is the capital of the Côte-d'Or département and of the Burgundy region. Dijon began as a Roman settlement called Divio, located on the road from Lyon to Paris. The province was home to the Dukes of Burgundy from the early 11th until the late 15th centuries and Dijon was a place of tremendous wealth and power and one of the great European centres of art, learning and science.
Arrondissement of Dijon
The arrondissement of Dijon is an arrondissement of France in the Côte-d'Or department in the Bourgogne region. It has 21 cantons and 259 communes.
University of Burgundy
The University of Burgundy (French: Université de Bourgogne) is a university located in Dijon, France. The University of Burgundy (uB) is situated on a large campus called Campus Montmuzard, 15 minutes by bus from the City Centre. The Humanities and Sciences are well represented on the main campus along with Law, Medicine and Literature in separate buildings. The IUT is also on the campus, providing specialist higher level diplomas in Business, Biology, Communications and Computer Science.
Canon Félix Kir (January 22, 1876 - April 26, 1968) was a French Catholic priest, resistance fighter and politician. He was born at Alise-Sainte-Reine on the Côte-d'Or. He entered a small seminary at Plombières-lès-Dijon in 1891 and was ordained 1901. He then worked as a parish priest. During the occupation of France during World War II, he took an active part in the French Resistance, helping with the escape of 5,000 prisoners of war from a camp at Longvic.
Palais des Sports de Dijon
Palais des Sports de Dijon, also known as Palais des Sport Jean-Michel Geoffroy is an indoor sporting arena located in Dijon, France. The arena has a capacity of 4,628 people. It is currently home to the Jeanne d'Arc Dijon Bourgogne basketball team.
Stade Gaston Gérard
Stade Gaston Gérard is a multi-use stadium in Dijon, France. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home stadium of Dijon FCO. The stadium is able to hold 15,995 people.
Académie des Sciences, Arts et Belles-Lettres de Dijon
The Académie de Dijon was founded by Hector-Bernard Pouffier, the most senior member of the Parlement de Bourgogne, in 1725. It received royal lettres patentes in 1740. In 1775, it became the "Académie des Sciences, Arts et Belles-Lettres de Dijon. " From 1855 to 1869 it was called the "Académie Impériale des Sciences, Arts et Belles-Lettres de Dijon" before returning in 1870, to the name "Académie des Sciences, Arts et Belles-Lettres de Dijon.
Chambertin-Clos de Bèze
Chambertin-Clos de Bèze is an Appellation d'origine contrôlée (AOC) and Grand Cru vineyard for red wine in the Côte de Nuits subregion of Burgundy, with Pinot Noir as the main grape variety. Chambertin-Clos de Bèze is located within the commune of Gevrey-Chambertin, together with a group of nine Grand Cru vineyards all having "Chambertin" as part of their name.
Charmes-Chambertin is an Appellation d'origine contrôlée (AOC) and Grand Cru vineyard for red wine in the Côte de Nuits subregion of Burgundy, with Pinot Noir as the main grape variety. It is located in the southern part of the commune of Gevrey-Chambertin and on the lower hillside east of Chambertin (on the other side of the Route des Grands Crus), north of Mazoyères-Chambertin and south of Griotte-Chambertin. The AOC was created in 1937.
Chapelle-Chambertin is an Appellation d'origine contrôlée (AOC) and Grand Cru vineyard for red wine in the Côte de Nuits subregion of Burgundy, with Pinot Noir as the main grape variety. It is located in the southern part of the commune of Gevrey-Chambertin and on the lower hillside east of Chambertin-Clos de Bèze (on the other side of the Route des Grands Crus) and north of Griotte-Chambertin. The AOC was created in 1937.
Griotte-Chambertin is an Appellation d'origine contrôlée (AOC) and Grand Cru vineyard for red wine in the Côte de Nuits subregion of Burgundy, with Pinot Noir as the main grape variety. Griotte-Chambertin is located within the commune of Gevrey-Chambertin. It is situated on the lower part of the hillside among the other "Chambertin", on the eastern (downhill) side of the Route des Grands Crus.
Mazis-Chambertin, sometimes written Mazy-Chambertin is an Appellation d'origine contrôlée (AOC) and Grand Cru vineyard for red wine in the Côte de Nuits subregion of Burgundy, with Pinot Noir as the main grape variety. Mazis-Chambertin is located within the commune of Gevrey-Chambertin. It is situated above (to the west of) the Route des Grands Crus.
Ruchottes-Chambertin is an Appellation d'origine contrôlée (AOC) and Grand Cru vineyard for red wine in the Côte de Nuits subregion of Burgundy, with Pinot Noir as the main grape variety. Ruchottes-Chambertin is located within the commune of Gevrey-Chambertin. It is situated high up on the Côte d'Or slope, above (to the west of) Mazis-Chambertin, and also borders on Gevrey-Chambertin Premier Cru vineyards in the north and south. The AOC was created in 1937.
Château de Gevrey-Chambertin
The Château de Gevrey-Chambertin is a castle located in Burgundy, 12 km from Dijon and 30 km from Beaune. It, and 5 acres of associated vineyard land, were purchased in 2012 by businessman Louis Ng of Macao, for the price of $10 million ($10 million in 2013 dollars).
Well of Moses
The Well of Moses is a monumental sculpture recognised as the masterpiece of the Dutch artist Claus Sluter (1340-1405/6). It was executed by Sluter and his workshop in 1395–1403 for the Carthusian monastery of Chartreuse de Champmol built as a burial site by the Burgundian Duke Philip the Bold just outside the Burgundian capital of Dijon, now in France.
Jardin botanique de l'Arquebuse
The Jardin botanique de l'Arquebuse (2 hectares) is a botanical garden and arboretum located at 1 Avenue Albert-Premier, Dijon, Côte-d'Or, Bourgogne, France. It is open daily without charge. The garden is located within a larger park and garden (5 hectares) created on the former 16th-century training grounds for chevaliers of the arquebus.
The Chartreuse de Champmol, formally the Chartreuse de la Sainte-Trinité de Champmol, was a Carthusian monastery on the outskirts of Dijon, which is now in France, but in the 15th century was the capital of the Duchy of Burgundy. The monastery was founded in 1383 by Duke Philip the Bold to provide a dynastic burial place for the Valois Dukes of Burgundy, and operated until it was dissolved in 1791, during the French Revolution.
Serres de l'Université de Bourgogne
The Serres de l'Université de Bourgogne are greenhouse botanical gardens operated by the University of Burgundy. They are located at 8 rue du Recteur Marcel Bouchard, Dijon, Bourgogne, Côte-d'Or, France. The greenhouses were established in 1966 and consist of a palm house, laboratories, and six greenhouses designated for hot, temperate, and cold climates, cactuses, experiments, and multiple purposes.
Palace of the Dukes of Burgundy
The Palace of the Dukes and Estates of Burgundy or palais des ducs et des États de Bourgogne is a remarkably well-preserved architectural assemblage in Dijon. The oldest part is the 14th and 15th century Gothic ducal palace and seat of the Dukes of Burgundy, made up of a logis still visible on place de la Liberation, the ducal kitchens on cour de Bar, the tour de Philippe le Bon, a "guette" overlooking the whole city, and tour de Bar.
Musée des Beaux-Arts de Dijon
The Musée des Beaux-Arts de Dijon is a museum of fine arts opened in 1787 in Dijon, France. It is housed in the Palace of the Dukes of Burgundy in the historic center of Dijon.
Ecole supérieurs d'ingénieurs de recherche en matériaux et en InfoTronique (ESIREM) is a French public research engineering school founded in 1991. It is one of the five grandes écoles of the University of Burgundy and is located in Dijon, France. The professors (mostly researchers) have been involved in efforts to develop data processing, embedded systems, medicals, telecommunications networks, algorithms and optics.
Gare de Dijon-Ville
Gare de Dijon-Ville is the main railway station serving the city Dijon, Côte-d'Or department, eastern France. It is situated on the Paris–Marseille railway.
The Musée Magnin is a national museum in the French city of Dijon, with a collection of around 2,000 works of art collected by Maurice Magnin and his wife Jeanne and bequeathed to the state in 1937 along with the hôtel Lantin, a 17th century hôtel particulier in the old-town quarter of Dijon where it is now displayed as an amateur collector's cabinet of curiosities and as the Magnin family home.
Church of Notre-Dame of Dijon
The Church of Notre-Dame of Dijon is a Roman Catholic church in Dijon. Work on the church began around 1230.
Kir Lake (Lac Kir) is an artificial lake located west of Dijon, France. Traversed by the Ouche, it was completed in 1964 and named after Félix Kir (1876-1968), the mayor of Dijon and the lake’s creator.
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Pitch Pitch Made In France - Dijon
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ASPECTS COMMERCIAUX : Les étapes Clés De La Vente Pour Structurer Sa Démarche Commerciale
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Journée Portes Ouvertes-Dijon Grand Hôtel La Cloche
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D.KO TOUR - MAD REY / MEZIGUE / PAUL CUT
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Dijon, ديجون, Горад Дыжон, Дижон, དི་ཇཱོན།, Ντιζόν, دیژون, Dij·on, דיזון, दीजों, Դիժոն, DIJ, Digione, ディジョン, დიჟონი, 디종, Divio, Diviodunum, Digion, Dižonas, Dižona, दिजाँ, ڈیجون, ดีฌง, Діжон, دیجون, Dižon, 第戎