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 Troyes at 6 km and Tonnerre at 45 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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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.

Map of places to visit near Saint-Germain

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