Butteaux tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Pontigny at 11 km from Butteaux

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Butteaux 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 Butteaux in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Popular places to visit nearby include Pontigny at 11 km and Chablis at 18 km.

Butteaux, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Pontigny

Pontigny

at 11 km (direction south-west)

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

See Pontigny guide
Chablis

Chablis

at 18 km (direction south)

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

See Chablis guide
Tonnerre

Tonnerre

at 18 km (direction south-east)

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

See Tonnerre guide
Chateau de Tanlay

Chateau de Tanlay

Castle at 25 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Chateau de Tanlay guide
 
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Auxerre

Auxerre

at 26 km (direction south-west)

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

See Auxerre guide
Joigny

Joigny

at 30 km (direction west)

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

See Joigny guide
Noyers-sur-Serein

Noyers-sur-Serein

Most Beautiful Village at 34 km (direction south-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 d\'Ancy-le-Franc

Chateau d'Ancy-le-Franc

Castle at 35 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Chateau d'Ancy-le-Franc guide
Troyes

Troyes

at 41 km (direction north-east), in the Aube department

As well as one of the most impressive medieval quarters in France, Troyes also...

See Troyes guide
Sens

Sens

at 49 km (direction west-north-west)

Sens is an important regional centre dominated by the Cathedral of Saint-Etienne, the first...

See Sens guide
Montreal

Montreal

at 51 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Montreal guide
Montbard

Montbard

at 56 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 58 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
Guedelon

Guedelon

at 66 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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Markets in and near Butteaux

  • Saint-Florentin: market Monday (6km)
  • Ervy-le-Chatel: market Friday (10km)
  • Chablis: market Sunday (18km)
  • Tonnerre: market Saturday (18km)
  • Migennes: market Thursday (22km)
  • Chaource: market Monday (26km)
  • Auxerre: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (27km)
  • Aix-en-Othe: market Wednesday & Saturday (28km)
  • Joigny: market Wednesday & Saturday (30km)
  • Estissac: market Sunday (33km)

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Tourist attractions near Butteaux, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Foret-d'Orient (58km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Pontigny (Pontigny) (10km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martial (Seignelay) (17km)
  • Abbaye de Fontenay (Montbard) (56km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du prieuré (30km)
  • Jardin du château de Barberey-Saint-Sulpice (44km)
  • Parc du château de Thorigny (46km)
  • Abbaye de Fontenay (57km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac d'Orient (51km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
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Geography and distances

Butteaux is in the eastern-center of France at 27 kilometres from Auxerre, the department capital (general information: Butteaux is 145 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Butteaux

Canton: Flogny-la-Chapelle

Arrondissement: Avallon

Department: Yonne

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 89360

Distance to Butteaux

from Auxerre (prefecture): 27 km

from Paris: 145 km

from Calais: 359 km

from Nice: 546 km

from Bordeaux: 484 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 Butteaux from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beugnon, Cheu, Courtaoult, Flogny-la-Chapelle, Germigny, Jaulges, Percey, Saint-Florentin, Soumaintrain and Villiers-Vineux.

This page in French: Visiter Butteaux