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Champvallon tourism and travel guide

Photo of Champvallon in Yonne

Photo is of Joigny at 7 km from Champvallon

Visit Champvallon: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Joigny at 7 km and Auxerre at 22 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Champvallon, 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 Champvallon in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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



at 7 km (direction north-east)

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

See Joigny guide


at 22 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Auxerre guide


at 27 km (direction east)

The abbey at Pontigny is one of the best...

See Pontigny guide


at 35 km (direction east)

Sens is an important regional centre dominated by the Cathedral of...

See Sens guide


at 36 km (direction east-south-east)

Best known for the very famous wines of the same...

See Chablis guide


at 42 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Guedelon guide


at 46 km (direction west), in the Loiret department

With more than 130 bridges across the numerous canals...

See Montargis guide


at 48 km (direction east)

There are two impressive sites to see in Tonnerre: the...

See Tonnerre guide


Most Beautiful Village at 55 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Noyers-sur-Serein guide


at 56 km (direction west-south-west), in the Loiret department

With the Loire River and the Canal de Briare crossing in the...

See Briare guide


at 63 km (direction north-west), in the Seine-et-Marne department

Moret-sur-Loing is a pleasant town with a historic centre close to...

See Moret-sur-Loing guide


at 65 km (direction south-east)

Avallon is a very pleasant town to explore with some...

See Avallon guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Yonne

Map of places to visit near Champvallon


Markets in and near Champvallon

  • Aillant-sur-Tholon: market Tuesday (6km)
  • Joigny: market Wednesday & Saturday (7km)
  • Saint-Julien-du-Sault: market Sunday (12km)
  • Migennes: market Thursday (13km)
  • Villeneuve-sur-Yonne: market Tuesday & Friday (17km)
  • Toucy: market Saturday (22km)
  • Auxerre: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (23km)
  • Courtenay: market Thursday (24km)
  • Saint-Florentin: market Monday (30km)
  • Sens: market Wednesday & Monday all day & Friday (30km)

More information about Champvallon, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Champvallon, France

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Martial (Seignelay) (19km)
  • Abbaye de Pontigny (Pontigny) (28km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du manoir du Grand Courtoiseau (27km)
  • Parc du château de Thorigny (40km)
  • Arboretum national des Barres (45km)
  • Potager du jardin du château de La Bussière (48km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Champvallon is in the eastern-center of France at 22 kilometres from Auxerre, the department capital (general information: Champvallon is 126 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Champvallon

Canton: Aillant-sur-Tholon

Arrondissement: Auxerre

Department: Yonne

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 89710

Distance to Champvallon

from Auxerre (prefecture): 22 km

from Paris: 126 km

from Calais: 352 km

from Nice: 560 km

from Bordeaux: 457 km

from Strasbourg: 334 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 Champvallon from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beon, Chamvres, Joigny, La Celle-Saint-Cyr, Laduz, Paroy-sur-Tholon, Senan, Villiers-sur-Tholon and Volgre.

This page in French: Visiter Champvallon

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