Thoires tourism, attractions and travel guide

Photo of Thoires in Cote d'Or

Visit Thoires: Highlights and Tourist Information

Location of Thoires on map of France

Thoires is situated in the Cote d'Or (Burgundy region) in the eastern-center of France at 73 km from Dijon, the department capital. (General information: Thoires is 200 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Fontenay Abbey at 41 km and Ancy-le-Franc castle at 42 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Thoires, France: places to visit, tourism and attractions

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

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Cote d'Or

Map of places to visit near Thoires and location information

More information about Thoires & region

Cote d'Or (local department)

Burgundy (surrounding region)

Driving distances & route maps

Markets in and near Thoires

Local markets

  • Chatillon-sur-Seine: market Saturday (11km)
  • Mussy-sur-Seine: market Thursday (14km)
  • Essoyes: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Les Riceys: market Thursday (24km)
  • Bar-sur-Seine: market Friday (29km)
  • Bar-sur-Aube: market Saturday (33km)
  • Vendeuvre-sur-Barse: market Wednesday (38km)
  • Chaumont: market Wednesday all day & Saturday all day (40km)
  • Montbard: market Friday (42km)
  • Chaource: market Monday (42km)

Tourist attractions to visit near Thoires, 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 Thoires and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.

Grand sites of France Alesia (46km)

Heritage sites Fontenay Abbey (39km)

National Monuments Bussy-Rabutin Chateau (43km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Chatillon-sur-Seine (10km)

Regional Natural Parcs Foret-d'Orient (47km)

Churches or other religious monuments Abbaye de Fontenay (Montbard) (42km)

Remarkable gardens Jardin du prieuré (37km); Abbaye de Fontenay (39km); Potager du château de Lantilly (48km); Jardin du moulin de Athie (51km)

Sites of natural beauty Lac d'Orient (45km); Siège d'Alésia (46km)

Amusement park / theme park Nigloland (37km)

Towns of Art and history Troyes (60km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Neuville-sur-Seine (23km); Colombe-le-Sec (37km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Thoires

Canton: Montigny-sur-Aube

Arrondissement: Montbard

Department: Cote d'Or

Region: Burgundy

Postcode: 21570

Distance to Thoires

from Dijon (prefecture): 73 km

from Paris: 200 km

from Calais: 393 km

from Nice: 511 km

from Bordeaux: 530 km

from Strasbourg: 239 km

Getting here

Thoires is in the eastern-center of France. Most visitors drive from one of the channel ports such as Calais or Dunkirk, a drive of about 6 hours, or fly into one of the Paris airports and hire a car. For driving distances to Thoires from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Thoires): Belan-sur-Ource, Bissey-la-Cote, Brion-sur-Ource, Courban, Massingy, Mosson and Riel-les-Eaux.

This page in French: Visitez Thoires

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