Argentenay tourism and travel guide

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Visit Argentenay: highlights and tourist information

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Argentenay is situated in the Yonne department and Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 41 kilometres from Auxerre, the department capital (general information: Argentenay is 174 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Tanlay at 4 km and Chateau d'Ancy-le-Franc at 6 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Argentenay, 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 Argentenay 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 Argentenay

Markets in and near Argentenay

  • Ancy-le-Franc: market Thursday (5km)
  • Tonnerre: market Saturday (11km)
  • Chablis: market Sunday (23km)
  • Les Riceys: market Thursday (26km)
  • Montbard: market Friday (27km)
  • Chaource: market Monday (27km)
  • Ervy-le-Chatel: market Friday (29km)
  • Vermenton: market Friday (33km)
  • Mussy-sur-Seine: market Thursday (34km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Seine: market Saturday (35km)

More information about Argentenay, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Argentenay, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Alesia (42km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Bussy-Rabutin Chateau (42km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Fontenay (Montbard) (27km)
  • Abbaye de Pontigny (Pontigny) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martial (Seignelay) (39km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du prieuré (25km)
  • Abbaye de Fontenay (28km)
  • Jardin du moulin de Athie (29km)
  • Potager du château de Lantilly (36km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Siège d'Alésia (42km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Neuville-sur-Seine (34km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Argentenay

Canton: Ancy-le-Franc

Arrondissement: Avallon

Department: Yonne

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 89160

Distance to Argentenay

from Auxerre (prefecture): 41 km

from Paris: 174 km

from Calais: 385 km

from Nice: 518 km

from Bordeaux: 489 km

from Strasbourg: 283 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ancy-le-Franc, Ancy-le-Libre, Baon, Lezinnes, Pacy-sur-Armancon, Pimelles, Tanlay and Vireaux.

This page in French: Visiter Argentenay