Courgenay tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Sens at 20 km from Courgenay

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Courgenay 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 Courgenay in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Popular places to visit nearby include Sens at 20 km and Provins at 35 km.

Courgenay, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Sens

Sens

at 20 km (direction west)

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

See Sens guide
Provins

Provins

Heritage Site at 35 km (direction north-west), in the Seine-et-Marne department

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

See Provins guide
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Joigny

Joigny

at 35 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Joigny guide
Troyes

Troyes

at 39 km (direction east), in the Aube department

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

See Troyes guide
Pontigny

Pontigny

at 44 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Pontigny guide
Tonnerre

Tonnerre

at 58 km (direction south-east)

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

See Tonnerre guide
Chateau de Tanlay

Chateau de Tanlay

Castle at 63 km (direction south-east)

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

See Chateau de Tanlay guide

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Markets in and near Courgenay

  • Villeneuve-l'Archeveque: market Saturday (6km)
  • Palis: market Thursday (12km)
  • Aix-en-Othe: market Wednesday & Saturday (16km)
  • Marigny-le-Chatel: market Sunday (19km)
  • Estissac: market Sunday (20km)
  • Sens: market Wednesday & Monday all day & Friday (22km)
  • Nogent-sur-Seine: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Pont-sur-Yonne: market Wednesday & Sunday (26km)
  • Bray-sur-Seine: market Friday (26km)
  • Romilly-sur-Seine: market Thursday & Saturday & Monday (28km)

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Tourist attractions near Courgenay, France

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

National Monuments

  • Chateau de Motte-Tilly (22km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Collegiale Saint Quiriace (Provins) (36km)
  • Eglises de Saint Loup (Saint-Loup-de-Naud) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martial (Seignelay) (43km)
  • Abbaye de Pontigny (Pontigny) (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Thorigny (11km)
  • Jardin botanique de Marnay-sur-Seine (25km)
  • Jardin du château de Barberey-Saint-Sulpice (36km)
  • Jardins du manoir du Grand Courtoiseau (57km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de la Traconne (42km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
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Geography and distances

Courgenay is in the eastern-center of France at 54 kilometres from Auxerre, the department capital (general information: Courgenay is 108 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Courgenay

Canton: Villeneuve-l'Archevêque

Arrondissement: Sens

Department: Yonne

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 89190

Distance to Courgenay

from Auxerre (prefecture): 54 km

from Paris: 108 km

from Calais: 320 km

from Nice: 585 km

from Bordeaux: 496 km

from Strasbourg: 312 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 Courgenay from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Lailly, Pouy-sur-Vannes, Villeneuve-l'Archeveque and Vulaines.

This page in French: Visiter Courgenay

 
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