The route takes you along the D 974 road, with moderate traffic that is manageable for cyclists. After Génelard, you’re on small roads, signposted to Digoine.
Train station - SNCF
Ciry-le-Noble and Génelard stations
TER ( local services) Dijon > Chagny > Montchanin > Paray-le-Monial > Digoin > Moulin-sur-Allier
Montceau-les-Mines: an historic mining town with lively river port and a museum on schooling, plus the monumental Chavannes washhouse
Ciry-le-Noble: La Briqueterie local riverside industrial museum
Génelard: impressive canal embankments, the Musée de la Ligne de Démarcation (on the World War II dividing line between occupied and non-occupied France)
Palinges: Château de Digoine, with guided or unaccompanied tours of the castle.
Montceau-les-Mines : Tuesday and Saturday morning
Tourist Information Centre
Montceau-les-Mines : +33(0)3 85 69 00 00