Messon tourism and travel guide

Photo of Messon in Aube



Visit Messon: highlights and tourist information

Messon is situated in the Aube (Champagne-Ardenne region) in the north-east of France at 13 km from Troyes, the department capital. (General information: Messon is 132 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Pontigny at 42 km and Joigny at 49 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Messon, France: places to visit and attractions

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


Plan your visit to Messon

Planning a trip to Messon and the Champagne-Ardenne region? France This Way can help!

Map of places to visit near Messon

More information about Messon & region

Markets in and near Messon

Local markets

  • Estissac: market Sunday (7km)
  • Sainte-Savine: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (11km)
  • La Chapelle-Saint-Luc: market Wednesday & Sunday (12km)
  • Aix-en-Othe: market Wednesday & Saturday (14km)
  • Troyes: market Wednesday all day & Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday all day & Friday (14km)
  • Palis: market Thursday (15km)
  • Marigny-le-Chatel: market Sunday (20km)
  • Ervy-le-Chatel: market Friday (25km)
  • Villeneuve-l'Archeveque: market Saturday (26km)
  • Lusigny-sur-Barse: market Saturday (26km)

Tourist attractions to visit near Messon, 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 Messon and wondering what to do next!

National Monuments Chateau de Motte-Tilly (42km)

Regional Natural Parcs Foret-d'Orient (37km)

Churches or other religious monuments Abbaye de Pontigny (Pontigny) (42km); Eglise de Saint Martial (Seignelay) (46km)

Remarkable gardens Jardin du château de Barberey-Saint-Sulpice (12km); Jardin du prieuré (33km); Parc du château de Thorigny (38km); Jardin botanique de Marnay-sur-Seine (38km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé) (see also historical French towns) Joigny (49km)

Sites of natural beauty Lac d'Orient (32km); Lacs Amance et du Temple (43km); Forêt de la Traconne (48km)

Towns of Art and history Troyes (13km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Neuville-sur-Seine (45km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Messon

Canton: Estissac

Arrondissement: Troyes

Department: Aube

Region: Champagne-Ardenne

Postcode: 10190

Distance to Messon

from Troyes (prefecture): 13 km

from Paris: 132 km

from Calais: 333 km

from Nice: 570 km

from Bordeaux: 512 km

from Strasbourg: 286 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Messon from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Messon): Bucey-en-Othe, Chennegy, Dierrey-Saint-Julien, Fontvannes, Macey, Montgueux, Prugny, Torvilliers and Vauchassis.

This page in French: Visitez Messon