Chigy tourism and travel guide

Photo of Chigy in Yonne

Visit Chigy: highlights and tourist information

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Chigy is situated in the Yonne department and Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 45 kilometres from Auxerre, the department capital (general information: Chigy is 110 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Sens at 15 km and Joigny at 25 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Chigy, 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 Chigy in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Chigy

Markets in and near Chigy

  • Villeneuve-l'Archeveque: market Saturday (8km)
  • Sens: market Wednesday & Monday all day & Friday (14km)
  • Villeneuve-sur-Yonne: market Tuesday & Friday (19km)
  • Aix-en-Othe: market Wednesday & Saturday (19km)
  • Palis: market Thursday (20km)
  • Pont-sur-Yonne: market Wednesday & Sunday (23km)
  • Saint-Julien-du-Sault: market Sunday (23km)
  • Joigny: market Wednesday & Saturday (25km)
  • Estissac: market Sunday (26km)
  • Migennes: market Thursday (26km)

More information about Chigy, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Chigy, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Chigy.

National Monuments

  • Chateau de Motte-Tilly (30km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Martial (Seignelay) (34km)
  • Abbaye de Pontigny (Pontigny) (37km)
  • Eglises de Saint Loup (Saint-Loup-de-Naud) (42km)
  • Collegiale Saint Quiriace (Provins) (42km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Thorigny (12km)
  • Jardin botanique de Marnay-sur-Seine (35km)
  • Jardin du château de Barberey-Saint-Sulpice (44km)
  • Jardins du manoir du Grand Courtoiseau (47km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Chigy

Canton: Villeneuve-l'Archevêque

Arrondissement: Sens

Department: Yonne

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 89190

Distance to Chigy

from Auxerre (prefecture): 45 km

from Paris: 110 km

from Calais: 327 km

from Nice: 579 km

from Bordeaux: 486 km

from Strasbourg: 318 km

Getting here

Chigy is in the eastern-center of France. 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 Chigy from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Foissy-sur-Vanne, Lailly, Les Clerimois, Les Sieges, Molinons, Noe, Pont-sur-Vanne, Theil-sur-Vanne, Vareilles, Vaumort and Villiers-Louis.

This page in French: Visiter Chigy