Cuy tourism and travel guide

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Visit Cuy: highlights and tourist information

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Cuy is situated in the Yonne department and Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 56 kilometres from Auxerre, the department capital (general information: Cuy is 95 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Sens at 2 km and Joigny at 32 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Cuy, 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 Cuy 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 Cuy

Markets in and near Cuy

  • Pont-sur-Yonne: market Wednesday & Sunday (6km)
  • Sens: market Wednesday & Monday all day & Friday (6km)
  • Saint-Valerien: market Saturday (15km)
  • Villeneuve-la-Guyard: market Monday (17km)
  • Bray-sur-Seine: market Friday (18km)
  • Villeneuve-sur-Yonne: market Tuesday & Friday (19km)
  • Villeneuve-l'Archeveque: market Saturday (22km)
  • Saint-Julien-du-Sault: market Sunday (25km)
  • Donnemarie-Dontilly: market Monday (27km)
  • Courtenay: market Thursday (29km)

More information about Cuy, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Cuy, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Chateau de Motte-Tilly (26km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglises de Saint Loup (Saint-Loup-de-Naud) (31km)
  • Collegiale Saint Quiriace (Provins) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martial (Seignelay) (46km)
  • Abbaye de Pontigny (Pontigny) (51km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Thorigny (11km)
  • Jardin botanique de Marnay-sur-Seine (36km)
  • Jardins du manoir du Grand Courtoiseau (41km)
  • Domaine national de Fontainebleau (45km)
  • Parc du château de Vaux-le-Vicomte (53km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de la Traconne (53km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Sens (6km)
  • Melun (55km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Cuy

Canton: Pont-sur-Yonne

Arrondissement: Sens

Department: Yonne

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 89140

Distance to Cuy

from Auxerre (prefecture): 56 km

from Paris: 95 km

from Calais: 316 km

from Nice: 593 km

from Bordeaux: 480 km

from Strasbourg: 333 km

Getting here

Cuy 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 Cuy from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Courtois-sur-Yonne, Evry, Gisy-les-Nobles, La Chapelle-sur-Oreuse, Nailly, Pont-sur-Yonne, Saint-Clement, Saint-Denis, Saint-Martin-du-Tertre, Soucy, Villenavotte and Villeperrot.

This page in French: Visiter Cuy