Quarre-les-Tombes is situated approximately 130 miles (209 kilometers) southeast of the national capital Paris, and 120 miles (193 kilometers) north of Lyon.
Traveling in this popular part of France is about discovering new things, so be sure to hit the road and check out a few of the other cool towns and cities in the vicinity of Quarre-les-Tombes. Head 9 miles (14 kilometers) southeast from Quarre-les-Tombes to Avallon, where you can check out the Tour de l'Horloge and Musee de l'Avallonnais.
Around 30 miles (48 kilometers) to the southeast of Quarre-les-Tombes is Autun, a regional city where you go see Roman Theater, Temple of Autun and Plan d'eau du Vallon. If you have enough time, visit Cathedrale St-Lazare and Musee Rolin before heading back to Quarre-les-Tombes.
If the weather looks good, head outside and discover Burgundy's open-air markets. Experience Quarre-les-Tombes' heavenly side by paying your respects at the region's cathedrals and other holy sites.
Those who like to go beyond the usual sights are sure to enjoy the region's city walking tours, winery tours and culinary tours.
When it is time to leave Quarre-les-Tombes, pack up your camera and mementos, spend your last of your euros, and bid a fond Au revoir / À bientôt (farewell) to this special place.