Sidebar Menu

Appoigny tourism and travel guide

Photo of Appoigny in Yonne

Photo is of Auxerre at 9 km from Appoigny

Visit Appoigny: highlights and tourist information

To Visit  Attractions 

Appoigny is situated in the Yonne department and Burgundy-Franche-Comté region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Auxerre at 9 km and Pontigny at 14 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Appoigny, 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 Appoigny in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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



at 9 km (direction south-south-east)

With its cathedral and churches, and extensive historic centre with...

See Auxerre guide


at 14 km (direction east)

The abbey at Pontigny is one of the best...

See Pontigny guide


at 16 km (direction north-west)

In the centre of the the traditional local town of Joigny...

See Joigny guide


at 21 km (direction east-south-east)

Best known for the very famous wines of the...

See Chablis guide


at 33 km (direction east)

There are two impressive sites to see in Tonnerre: the medieval...

See Tonnerre guide


Most Beautiful Village at 40 km (direction east-south-east)

The half-timbered houses and riverside setting make Noyers-sur-Serein one...

See Noyers-sur-Serein guide
Chateau de Tanlay

Chateau de Tanlay

Castle at 42 km (direction east)

The frescoes and interior decoration are among the highlights...

See Chateau de Tanlay guide


at 43 km (direction south-west)

At the remarkable site of Guedelon an entire medieval castle is...

See Guedelon guide


at 45 km (direction north-north-west)

Sens is an important regional centre dominated by the Cathedral...

See Sens guide


at 46 km (direction south), in the Nievre department

The Collegiale Saint-Martin is the principal monument here in...

See Clamecy guide
Vézelay basilica

Vézelay basilica

Church at 48 km (direction south-south-east)

The basilica in Vézelay is a monumental example of roman style architecture,...

See Vézelay basilica guide


Heritage Site at 48 km (direction south-south-east)

Even if it didn't have one of the most famous abbeys in...

See Vezelay guide
Chateau d'Ancy-le-Franc

Chateau d'Ancy-le-Franc

Castle at 49 km (direction east)

The 15th century castle at Ancy-le-Franc was one of...

See Chateau d'Ancy-le-Franc guide


at 51 km (direction south-east)

Avallon is a very pleasant town to explore with some very...

See Avallon guide

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

Map of places to visit near Appoigny


Markets in and near Appoigny

  • Auxerre: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (9km)
  • Migennes: market Thursday (10km)
  • Aillant-sur-Tholon: market Tuesday (13km)
  • Joigny: market Wednesday & Saturday (16km)
  • Saint-Florentin: market Monday (21km)
  • Chablis: market Sunday (21km)
  • Toucy: market Saturday (23km)
  • Saint-Julien-du-Sault: market Sunday (25km)
  • Vermenton: market Friday (28km)
  • Villeneuve-sur-Yonne: market Tuesday & Friday (29km)

More information about Appoigny, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Appoigny, France

What to do at Appoigny? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Appoigny.

Heritage sites

  • Asquins église St Jacques (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (47km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Martial (Seignelay) (7km)
  • Abbaye de Pontigny (Pontigny) (15km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du manoir du Grand Courtoiseau (41km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Appoigny is in the eastern-center of France at 9 kilometres from Auxerre, the department capital (general information: Appoigny is 140 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Appoigny

Canton: Auxerre-Nord

Arrondissement: Auxerre

Department: Yonne

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 89380

Distance to Appoigny

from Auxerre (prefecture): 9 km

from Paris: 140 km

from Calais: 363 km

from Nice: 547 km

from Bordeaux: 461 km

from Strasbourg: 323 km

Getting here

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 Appoigny from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bassou, Beaumont, Branches, Chemilly-sur-Yonne, Chichery, Fleury-la-Vallee, Gurgy, Hauterive, Moneteau, Seignelay and Villemer.

This page in French: Visiter Appoigny

Back To Top