Bleigny-le-Carreau tourism and travel guide

Photo of Bleigny-le-Carreau in Yonne

Photo is of Pontigny at 8 km from Bleigny-le-Carreau

Visit Bleigny-le-Carreau: highlights and tourist information

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Bleigny-le-Carreau 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 Bleigny-le-Carreau in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Popular places to visit nearby include Pontigny at 8 km and Chablis at 9 km.

Bleigny-le-Carreau, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 8 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Pontigny guide


at 9 km (direction east)

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

See Chablis guide


at 9 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Auxerre guide


at 22 km (direction east)

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

See Tonnerre guide


at 27 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Joigny guide


Most Beautiful Village at 28 km (direction east-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 30 km (direction east)

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

See Chateau de Tanlay guide
Chateau d\'Ancy-le-Franc

Chateau d'Ancy-le-Franc

Castle at 36 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
Vézelay basilica

Vézelay basilica

Church at 41 km (direction south)

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

See Vézelay basilica guide


Heritage Site at 41 km (direction south)

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

See Vezelay guide


at 42 km (direction south-east)

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

See Montreal guide


at 42 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Avallon guide


at 43 km (direction south-south-west), in the Nievre department

The Collegiale Saint-Martin is the principal monument here in the historic centre of Clamecy...

See Clamecy guide


at 48 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Guedelon guide

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Map of places to visit near Bleigny-le-Carreau


Markets in and near Bleigny-le-Carreau

  • Chablis: market Sunday (9km)
  • Auxerre: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (9km)
  • Saint-Florentin: market Monday (19km)
  • Migennes: market Thursday (19km)
  • Vermenton: market Friday (20km)
  • Tonnerre: market Saturday (22km)
  • Aillant-sur-Tholon: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Joigny: market Wednesday & Saturday (27km)
  • Ervy-le-Chatel: market Friday (28km)
  • Toucy: market Saturday (31km)

More information about Bleigny-le-Carreau, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Bleigny-le-Carreau, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Pontigny (Pontigny) (9km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martial (Seignelay) (10km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du prieuré (44km)
  • Jardin du moulin de Athie (52km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Bleigny-le-Carreau is in the eastern-center of France at 9 kilometres from Auxerre, the department capital (general information: Bleigny-le-Carreau is 150 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Bleigny-le-Carreau

Canton: Auxerre-Est

Arrondissement: Auxerre

Department: Yonne

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 89230

Distance to Bleigny-le-Carreau

from Auxerre (prefecture): 9 km

from Paris: 150 km

from Calais: 371 km

from Nice: 537 km

from Bordeaux: 467 km

from Strasbourg: 313 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 Bleigny-le-Carreau from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beine, Lignorelles, Montigny-la-Resle, Venoy, Villeneuve-Saint-Salves and Villy.

This page in French: Visiter Bleigny-le-Carreau