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Chassignelles tourism and travel guide

Photo of Chassignelles in Yonne

Photo is of Chateau d'Ancy-le-Franc at 2 km from Chassignelles

Visit Chassignelles: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau d'Ancy-le-Franc at 2 km and Chateau de Tanlay at 12 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Chassignelles, 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 Chassignelles in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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

Chateau d'Ancy-le-Franc

Chateau d'Ancy-le-Franc

Castle at 2 km (direction north-west)

The 15th century castle at Ancy-le-Franc was one of the...

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

Chateau de Tanlay

Castle at 12 km (direction north-west)

The frescoes and interior decoration are among the highlights...

See Chateau de Tanlay guide


Most Beautiful Village at 15 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Noyers-sur-Serein guide


at 18 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Tonnerre guide


at 19 km (direction south-east), in the Cote d'Or department

A typical regional town, we suggest you take a...

See Montbard guide
Fontenay Abbey

Fontenay Abbey

Abbey at 21 km (direction south-east), in the Cote d'Or department

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

See Fontenay Abbey guide


at 26 km (direction south-south-west)

Behind its fortified entrance, the small village of Montreal is...

See Montreal guide


at 29 km (direction west)

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

See Chablis guide


at 32 km (direction east-north-east), in the Cote d'Or department

As well as the medieval centre of Chatillon-sur-Seine you can also see...

See Chatillon-sur-Seine guide


at 32 km (direction south-south-east), in the Cote d'Or department

One of the prettiest of the Burgundy villages, Semur-en-Auxois has a...

See Semur-en-Auxois guide


at 36 km (direction south-west)

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

See Avallon guide


at 38 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Pontigny guide


Most Beautiful Village at 38 km (direction south-east), in the Cote d'Or department

The village of Flavigny retains an ancient centre surrounded by fortified walls,...

See Flavigny guide


at 45 km (direction west)

With its cathedral and churches, and extensive historic centre...

See Auxerre guide

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

Map of places to visit near Chassignelles


Markets in and near Chassignelles

  • Ancy-le-Franc: market Thursday (2km)
  • Tonnerre: market Saturday (18km)
  • Montbard: market Friday (19km)
  • Les Riceys: market Thursday (28km)
  • Chablis: market Sunday (29km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Seine: market Saturday (32km)
  • Venarey-les-Laumes: market Wednesday (32km)
  • Chaource: market Monday (33km)
  • Mussy-sur-Seine: market Thursday (34km)
  • Vermenton: market Friday (35km)

More information about Chassignelles, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Chassignelles, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Alesia (34km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Bussy-Rabutin Chateau (34km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Fontenay (Montbard) (19km)
  • Abbaye de Pontigny (Pontigny) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martial (Seignelay) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Abbaye de Fontenay (21km)
  • Jardin du moulin de Athie (22km)
  • Potager du château de Lantilly (28km)
  • Jardin du prieuré (30km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Siège d'Alésia (35km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Neuville-sur-Seine (36km)

Geography and distances

Chassignelles is in the eastern-center of France at 46 kilometres from Auxerre, the department capital (general information: Chassignelles is 182 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Chassignelles

Canton: Ancy-le-Franc

Arrondissement: Avallon

Department: Yonne

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 89160

Distance to Chassignelles

from Auxerre (prefecture): 46 km

from Paris: 182 km

from Calais: 392 km

from Nice: 511 km

from Bordeaux: 489 km

from Strasbourg: 280 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 Chassignelles from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ancy-le-Franc, Ancy-le-Libre, Argenteuil-sur-Armancon, Cry, Fulvy, Nuits, Ravieres, Stigny and Villiers-les-Hauts.

This page in French: Visiter Chassignelles

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