Saint-Germain tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saint-Germain in Aube

Visit Saint-Germain: highlights and tourist information

Saint-Germain is situated in the Aube, Champagne-Ardenne region (now part of the Grand-Est region), in the north-east of France at 6 km from Troyes, the department capital. (General information: Saint-Germain is 140 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Tonnerre at 45 km and Pontigny at 45 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Saint-Germain, France: places to visit and attractions

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


Markets in and near Saint-Germain

Local markets

  • Sainte-Savine: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (5km)
  • La Chapelle-Saint-Luc: market Wednesday & Sunday (7km)
  • Troyes: market Wednesday all day & Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday all day & Friday (7km)
  • Estissac: market Sunday (16km)
  • Lusigny-sur-Barse: market Saturday (17km)
  • Aix-en-Othe: market Wednesday & Saturday (22km)
  • Chaource: market Monday (23km)
  • Palis: market Thursday (24km)
  • Piney: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Ervy-le-Chatel: market Friday (26km)

More information about Saint-Germain & region

Tourist attractions to visit near Saint-Germain, 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 Saint-Germain and wondering what to do next!

National Monuments

  • Chateau de Motte-Tilly (50km) [Map]

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Foret-d'Orient (29km) [Map]

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Pontigny (Pontigny) (45km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint Martial (Seignelay) (50km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Barberey-Saint-Sulpice (9km) [Map]
  • Jardin du prieuré (28km) [Map]
  • Jardin botanique de Marnay-sur-Seine (45km) [Map]

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac d'Orient (23km) [Map]
  • Lacs Amance et du Temple (35km) [Map]
  • Forêt de la Traconne (53km) [Map]

Amusement park / theme park

  • Nigloland (44km) [Map]

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Neuville-sur-Seine (37km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Germain

Canton: Troyes 6e Canton

Arrondissement: Troyes

Department: Aube

Region: Champagne-Ardenne

Postcode: 10120

Distance to Saint-Germain

from Troyes (prefecture): 6 km

from Paris: 140 km

from Calais: 338 km

from Nice: 565 km

from Bordeaux: 518 km

from Strasbourg: 277 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Saint-Germain from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 14 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Saint-Germain): Breviandes, La Riviere-de-Corps, Laines-Aux-Bois, Les Noes-Pres-Troyes, Montgueux, Moussey, Rosieres-Pres-Troyes, Saint-Andre-les-Vergers, Saint-Julien-les-Villas, Saint-Leger-Pres-Troyes, Saint-Pouange, Sainte-Savine, Torvilliers and Troyes.

This page in French: Visitez Saint-Germain