Beru tourism and travel guide

Photo of Beru in Yonne

Photo is of Chablis at 7 km from Beru

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

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Beru in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chablis at 7 km and Tonnerre at 9 km.

Beru, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Chablis

Chablis

at 7 km (direction west)

Best known for the very famous wines of the same name, Chablis is also...

See Chablis guide
Tonnerre

Tonnerre

at 9 km (direction east-north-east)

There are two impressive sites to see in Tonnerre: the medieval hospital complex, and...

See Tonnerre guide
Noyers-sur-Serein

Noyers-sur-Serein

Most Beautiful Village at 14 km (direction south-east)

The half-timbered houses and riverside setting make Noyers-sur-Serein one of our favourite small towns...

See Noyers-sur-Serein guide
Chateau de Tanlay

Chateau de Tanlay

Castle at 16 km (direction east-north-east)

The frescoes and interior decoration are among the highlights of a visit to the...

See Chateau de Tanlay guide
 
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Pontigny

Pontigny

at 18 km (direction west-north-west)

The abbey at Pontigny is one of the best known and substantial Cistercian abbeys...

See Pontigny guide
Chateau d\'Ancy-le-Franc

Chateau d'Ancy-le-Franc

Castle at 21 km (direction east)

The 15th century castle at Ancy-le-Franc was one of the very first renaissance style...

See Chateau d'Ancy-le-Franc guide
Auxerre

Auxerre

at 24 km (direction west)

With its cathedral and churches, and extensive historic centre with half-timbered houses and an...

See Auxerre guide
Montreal

Montreal

at 31 km (direction south-south-east)

Behind its fortified entrance, the small village of Montreal is a very unspoiled medieval...

See Montreal guide
Avallon

Avallon

at 35 km (direction south)

Avallon is a very pleasant town to explore with some very imposing medieval buildings,...

See Avallon guide
Vézelay basilica

Vézelay basilica

Church at 39 km (direction south-south-west)

The basilica in Vézelay is a monumental example of roman style architecture, with 12th...

See Vézelay basilica guide
Vezelay

Vezelay

Heritage Site at 39 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Vezelay guide
Montbard

Montbard

at 39 km (direction east-south-east), in the Cote d'Or department

A typical regional town, we suggest you take a stroll around the Parc Buffon...

See Montbard guide
Fontenay Abbey

Fontenay Abbey

Abbey at 41 km (direction east-south-east), in the Cote d'Or department

The complex of buildings at the Abbey de Fontenay, and the surrounding gardens and...

See Fontenay Abbey guide
Joigny

Joigny

at 42 km (direction west-north-west)

In the centre of the the traditional local town of Joigny you can see...

See Joigny guide

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Markets in and near Beru

  • Chablis: market Sunday (7km)
  • Tonnerre: market Saturday (9km)
  • Vermenton: market Friday (19km)
  • Ancy-le-Franc: market Thursday (20km)
  • Auxerre: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (24km)
  • Saint-Florentin: market Monday (25km)
  • Ervy-le-Chatel: market Friday (26km)
  • Migennes: market Thursday (34km)
  • Chaource: market Monday (34km)
  • Avallon: market Saturday (34km)

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Tourist attractions near Beru, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Alesia (54km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Pontigny (Pontigny) (18km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martial (Seignelay) (24km)
  • Abbaye de Fontenay (Montbard) (39km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du prieuré (35km)
  • Jardin du moulin de Athie (38km)
  • Abbaye de Fontenay (42km)
  • Potager du château de Lantilly (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Neuville-sur-Seine (47km)
 
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Geography and distances

Beru is in the eastern-center of France at 24 kilometres from Auxerre, the department capital (general information: Beru is 163 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Beru

Canton: Tonnerre

Arrondissement: Avallon

Department: Yonne

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 89700

Distance to Beru

from Auxerre (prefecture): 24 km

from Paris: 163 km

from Calais: 380 km

from Nice: 526 km

from Bordeaux: 475 km

from Strasbourg: 299 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 Beru from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chemilly-sur-Serein, Chichee, Collan, Fleys, Fontenay-Pres-Chablis, Poilly-sur-Serein, Sainte-Vertu, Serrigny, Tissey, Viviers and Yrouerre.

This page in French: Visiter Beru