The village of Blanot is located in the folds of the Monts du Mâconnais, at the foot of Mont Saint-Romain, in the northeast of the canton of Cluny. In this splendid village you will discover the Cluniac Priory of the 13th century, old washhouses, bread oven, lava roofs, gallery houses, dry stone walls, Merovingian tombs from the 6th and 7th centuries.
You will visit its famous Caves… All of the caves were discovered in 1739. The rooms are staged over 80 meters deep, all in a magical setting of stalactites and stalagmites.Link to the page of Blanot Caves
You will also discover Mont Saint Romain, at an altitude of 580 m, orientation table, superb view of the Alps, the Jura, then to the west the Charolais mountains and the Morvan. On this old Gallo-Roman site, the monks of Cluny founded, in the 11th century, a priory which was destroyed at the end of the 18th century.