Coulours tourism and travel guide

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Visit Coulours: highlights and tourist information

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Coulours is situated in the Yonne, Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 40 km from Auxerre, the department capital. (General information: Coulours is 119 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Sens at 24 km and Joigny at 24 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Coulours, France: places to visit and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Coulours in Burgundy-Franche-Comté. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Yonne

Map of places to visit near Coulours

Markets in and near Coulours

  • Villeneuve-l'Archeveque: market Saturday (9km)
  • Aix-en-Othe: market Wednesday & Saturday (13km)
  • Palis: market Thursday (17km)
  • Saint-Florentin: market Monday (21km)
  • Estissac: market Sunday (21km)
  • Migennes: market Thursday (23km)
  • Sens: market Wednesday & Monday all day & Friday (23km)
  • Villeneuve-sur-Yonne: market Tuesday & Friday (23km)
  • Joigny: market Wednesday & Saturday (24km)
  • Saint-Julien-du-Sault: market Sunday (26km)

More information about Coulours, Burgundy

Tourist attractions to visit near Coulours, France

Below we show places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Coulours and wondering what to do next!

National Monuments

  • Chateau de Motte-Tilly (36km) [Map]

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Martial (Seignelay) (29km) [Map]
  • Abbaye de Pontigny (Pontigny) (30km) [Map]
  • Collegiale Saint Quiriace (Provins) (49km) [Map]
  • Eglises de Saint Loup (Saint-Loup-de-Naud) (50km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Thorigny (20km) [Map]
  • Jardin du château de Barberey-Saint-Sulpice (39km) [Map]
  • Jardin botanique de Marnay-sur-Seine (39km) [Map]
  • Jardins du manoir du Grand Courtoiseau (51km) [Map]

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Coulours

Canton: Cerisiers

Arrondissement: Sens

Department: Yonne

Region: Burgundy

Postcode: 89320

Distance to Coulours

from Auxerre (prefecture): 40 km

from Paris: 119 km

from Calais: 334 km

from Nice: 572 km

from Bordeaux: 488 km

from Strasbourg: 311 km

Getting here

Coulours is in the eastern-center of France. Most visitors fly into Paris orly or Charles de Gaulle airports and rent a car or drive from a channel ferry port - allow about 5 - 6 hours driving time. For driving distances to Coulours from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Coulours): Berulle, Cerilly, Fournaudin, Les Sieges, Rigny-le-Ferron and Vaudeurs.

This page in French: Visitez Coulours