The Visitor Center

Place Adolphe Guillon
89450 Vezelay

33 (0) 3 86 32 35 65

Useful information

Access, parking and public toilets

How to get here
The Visitor's House is located in the heart of Vézelay halfway up the hill to the Basilica. See on a map

Arrival by bus
Minute drop down the village at the entrance to Vézelay. Parking Ruesses 200 meters towards Clamecy: 10 € per bus.

NB The appointment for the Historical Walk is in Asquins at the car park before the entrance of the village. GPS Link

Public toilets
Free public toilets: at the bottom of the village at 50 meters from the minute depot and at the top of the village behind the Basilica. Please plan to visit the bathroom before going to the Visitor's House.


It is possible to picnic in the park at the bedside of the Basilica with panoramic views in the Morvan natural park, (in case of rain the Town Hall provides the village hall - reservation at the Town Hall)

Catering for school groups in Vézelay

School group menus

The Bakery of Vézelay Packed lunch boxes from 5,20 € per person, Philippe Miané: 03 86 33 23 64

The Auberge de la Coquille Starter, main course, dessert from € 11 per person Antoine Binet: 03 86 33 35 57 -

La Dent Creuse Starter, main course, dessert from € 15 per person Ian Cousin: 03 86 33 36 33 -


In Vézelay
Center SteMadeleine (32p), House StBernard (37p), Youth Hostel (32p)

Gîte de Montigny (43p) at 13 km, the Lake Sauvin Visitor Center (105p) at 12
km, the Domaine de Surgy (50 p) to 25 km, the VVF Chatel-Censoir (210 p) to 15 km ...
Information Vézelay Tourist Office 03 86 33 23 63