History of the town of Autun in Burgundy
Is a commune in France, Autun is part of the department of Saône-et-Loire and Burgundy. This destination locates at the entrance of Morvan. It was founded by the Romans at the beginning of the power of the Emperor Augustus. She was named as "Augoustodunum" which meant the fortress of Augustus and was temporarily called Bibracte in the revolutionary period of the national agreement between the years 1792 and 1795. The third century, Victirinus conquered the city and devastation, but was rebuilt after the century by Constantine. Autun was issued during the Second World War by the French armies and armed groups FFI.
Tourism and activities in Autun in Burgundy
Autun is a very charming place with many historical sites. It invites visitors to discover its various buildings including the Cathedral of Saint-Lazare, the tower of Ursulines, the temple called "Janus" and the cross of liberation. Do not miss the "picturesque waterfall Brisecou," a romantic place ideal for couples and complex peat pond Saint-Georges, a natural area for hiking. The Natural History Museum of Autun, Rolin museum, the lapidary Saint-Nicolas and the mini-museum of the vine and wine will be the satisfaction of history buffs.
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Transfer from Autun to Paris airports
Autun is 20 miles northwest of Le Creusot and 259 km from Paris. It lies A309 km from Orly airport, 341 km from Charles de Gaulle airport and 407 km from Paris Beauvais airport.