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Chigy tourism and travel guide

Photo of Chigy in Yonne

Photo is of Sens at 15 km from Chigy

Visit Chigy: highlights and tourist information

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

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

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!

Sens

Sens

at 15 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Sens guide
Joigny

Joigny

at 25 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Joigny guide
Pontigny

Pontigny

at 37 km (direction south-east)

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

See Pontigny guide
Provins

Provins

Heritage Site at 42 km (direction north-north-west), in the Seine-et-Marne department

The small town of Provins has retained a great deal...

See Provins guide
 
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Auxerre

Auxerre

at 45 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Auxerre guide
Troyes

Troyes

at 46 km (direction east), in the Aube department

As well as one of the most impressive medieval quarters...

See Troyes guide
Chablis

Chablis

at 49 km (direction south-east)

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

See Chablis guide
Moret-sur-Loing

Moret-sur-Loing

at 53 km (direction west-north-west), in the Seine-et-Marne department

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

See Moret-sur-Loing guide
Tonnerre

Tonnerre

at 53 km (direction south-east)

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

See Tonnerre guide
Chateau de Tanlay

Chateau de Tanlay

Castle at 60 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Chateau de Tanlay guide

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

Map of places to visit near Chigy

 
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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

What to do at Chigy? 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)

 
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Geography and distances

Chigy is in the eastern-center of France at 45 kilometres from Auxerre, the department capital (general information: Chigy is 110 kilometres from Paris).

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

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

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