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Bassou tourism and travel guide

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Visit Bassou: highlights and tourist information

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Bassou is situated in the Yonne department and Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 14 kilometres from Auxerre, the department capital (general information: Bassou is 135 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Joigny at 11 km and Auxerre at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Bassou, 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 Bassou 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 Bassou

Markets in and near Bassou

  • Migennes: market Thursday (4km)
  • Joigny: market Wednesday & Saturday (11km)
  • Aillant-sur-Tholon: market Tuesday (13km)
  • Auxerre: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (15km)
  • Saint-Florentin: market Monday (18km)
  • Saint-Julien-du-Sault: market Sunday (20km)
  • Villeneuve-sur-Yonne: market Tuesday & Friday (24km)
  • Chablis: market Sunday (24km)
  • Toucy: market Saturday (27km)
  • Ervy-le-Chatel: market Friday (32km)

More information about Bassou, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Bassou, France

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

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 (40km)
  • Parc du château de Thorigny (42km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Bassou

Canton: Migennes

Arrondissement: Auxerre

Department: Yonne

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 89400

Distance to Bassou

from Auxerre (prefecture): 14 km

from Paris: 135 km

from Calais: 357 km

from Nice: 552 km

from Bordeaux: 465 km

from Strasbourg: 322 km

Getting here

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

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Appoigny, Beaumont, Bonnard, Branches, Champlay, Charmoy, Chemilly-sur-Yonne, Cheny, Chichery, Epineau-les-Voves, Guerchy, Laroche-Saint-Cydroine, Migennes, Neuilly, Ormoy and Villemer.

This page in French: Visiter Bassou

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