History of the town of Clamecy in Burgundy
In early 634, Clamecy, a town of France was known under the name Clamiciacus. The first castle was built in Clamecy to ninth or tenth century. Due to turbulent and difficult times, it returns to a peaceful life and stable practice activity floating timber. This activity invented by Jean Rouvet the sixteenth century, was based to float wood heaters on stream to supply Paris. However, this practice has been challenged by the use of coal. This competition became subsequently caused several conflicts Clamecy.
Tourism activity Clamecy
A flower city Clamecy heritage and has many places of interest to visit. You have the advantage of exploring the ancient collegiate church of Saint-Martin, which is designated as a historic monument. Its bell tower was built between the years 1497 and 1515. Do not miss a visit to the Church of Our Lady of Bethlehem built in 1926 and the Museum of Art and History Romain Rolland. The museum preserves collections of local archeology, paintings, posters, pottery, souvenirs of Romain Rolland and an evocation of floating wood. In addition, you can visit the François Mitterrand library that was built since the eighteenth century, the chapel of the bishops of Bethlehem and the factory Rodhia Rhone.
To go through the city, our transfer service entity offers the selection between our most beautiful cars include: a private car, a luxury car and a VIP shuttle collective.
Clamecy transfer to Paris airports
Clamecy is located at a distance of 38 km south-west of Auxerre and 180 km from Paris. It is located 203 km from Orly airport, 235 km from Charles de Gaulle airport and 301 km from Paris Beauvais airport.