Aillant-sur-Tholon tourism and travel guide

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Visit Aillant-sur-Tholon: highlights and tourist information

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Aillant-sur-Tholon 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: Aillant-sur-Tholon is 132 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Joigny at 13 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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Aillant-sur-Tholon, 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 Aillant-sur-Tholon in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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


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Map of places to visit near Aillant-sur-Tholon

Markets in and near Aillant-sur-Tholon

Market days in Aillant-sur-Tholon: weekly market: Tuesday;

  • Aillant-sur-Tholon: market Tuesday (0km)
  • Joigny: market Wednesday & Saturday (13km)
  • Migennes: market Thursday (15km)
  • Toucy: market Saturday (16km)
  • Saint-Julien-du-Sault: market Sunday (18km)
  • Auxerre: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (19km)
  • Villeneuve-sur-Yonne: market Tuesday & Friday (24km)
  • Courtenay: market Thursday (28km)
  • Saint-Sauveur-en-Puisaye: market Wednesday (31km)
  • Saint-Florentin: market Monday (32km)

More information about Aillant-sur-Tholon, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Aillant-sur-Tholon, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Asquins église St Jacques (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (53km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Martial (Seignelay) (19km)
  • Abbaye de Pontigny (Pontigny) (27km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du manoir du Grand Courtoiseau (28km)
  • Arboretum national des Barres (44km)
  • Potager du jardin du château de La Bussière (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Aillant-sur-Tholon

Canton: Aillant-sur-Tholon

Arrondissement: Auxerre

Department: Yonne

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 89110

Distance to Aillant-sur-Tholon

from Auxerre (prefecture): 18 km

from Paris: 132 km

from Calais: 359 km

from Nice: 554 km

from Bordeaux: 452 km

from Strasbourg: 335 km

Getting here

Aillant-sur-Tholon 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 Aillant-sur-Tholon from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chassy, Laduz, Poilly-sur-Tholon, Saint-Maurice-le-Vieil, Senan, Villiers-sur-Tholon and Volgre.

This page in French: Visiter Aillant-sur-Tholon