Location: Riceys is situated in the Aube (Champagne-Ardenne region) in the north-east of France at 41 km from Troyes, the department capital. (General information: Riceys is 177 km from Paris).
Note: The photo above was taken in Chatillon-sur-Seine at 20 km from Riceys
Market days: weekly market: Thursday;
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Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend close to Riceys. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.
See France This Way travel guides for Champagne-Ardenne (this region) for more travel ideas in the area of Riceys.
If you are planning a visit we suggest you see our hotel search (from a leading hotel agent and with a great selection of hotels and a best price promise).
For a longer visit popular choices include holiday apartments - we suggest holiday villages in 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 Riceys and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.
Heritage sites Fontenay Abbey (38km)
Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Chatillon-sur-Seine (20km)
Regional Natural Parcs Foret-d'Orient (37km)
Churches or other religious monuments Abbaye de Fontenay (Montbard) (40km)
Remarkable gardens Jardin du prieuré (13km); Abbaye de Fontenay (38km); Jardin du château de Barberey-Saint-Sulpice (46km)
Sites of natural beauty Lac d'Orient (32km)
theme park Nigloland (37km)
Towns of Art and history Troyes (41km)
Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Neuville-sur-Seine (7km); Colombe-le-Sec (44km)
from Troyes (local prefecture): 41 km
from Paris: 177 km
from Calais: 376 km
from Nice: 526 km
from Bordeaux: 515 km
from Strasbourg: 259 km
For driving distances to Riceys from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
This page in French: Visitez Riceys