Accolay tourism and travel guide

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Visit Accolay: highlights and tourist information

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Accolay is situated in the Yonne department and Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 18 kilometres from Auxerre, the department capital (general information: Accolay is 167 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chablis at 18 km and Auxerre at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Accolay, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Accolay in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Yonne

Map of places to visit near Accolay

Markets in and near Accolay

  • Vermenton: market Friday (2km)
  • Auxerre: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (18km)
  • Chablis: market Sunday (18km)
  • Avallon: market Saturday (24km)
  • Clamecy: market Saturday (26km)
  • Tonnerre: market Saturday (29km)
  • Toucy: market Saturday (32km)
  • Ancy-le-Franc: market Thursday (36km)
  • Aillant-sur-Tholon: market Tuesday (36km)
  • Migennes: market Thursday (37km)

More information about Accolay, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Accolay, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Accolay.

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Pontigny (Pontigny) (28km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martial (Seignelay) (28km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame-du-Pré (Donzy) (55km)
  • Basilique de Saint Andoche (Saulieu) (58km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du moulin de Athie (42km)
  • Parc de Saint-Léger (54km)
  • Jardin du prieuré (55km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Accolay

Canton: Vermenton

Arrondissement: Auxerre

Department: Yonne

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 89460

Distance to Accolay

from Auxerre (prefecture): 18 km

from Paris: 167 km

from Calais: 389 km

from Nice: 520 km

from Bordeaux: 455 km

from Strasbourg: 317 km

Getting here

Accolay is in the eastern-center of France. Most visitors fly into Paris orly or Charles de Gaulle airports and rent a car or drive from a channel ferry port - allow about 5 - 6 hours driving time. For driving distances to Accolay from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bazarnes, Bessy-sur-Cure, Cravant, Irancy, Lucy-sur-Cure, Pregilbert, Sainte-Pallaye, Sery, Trucy-sur-Yonne, Vermenton, Vincelles and Vincelottes.

This page in French: Visiter Accolay