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Photo is of Auxerre at 15 km from Diges

Visit Diges: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Auxerre at 15 km and Guedelon at 24 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Diges, 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 Diges in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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



at 15 km (direction east-north-east)

With its cathedral and churches, and extensive historic centre with half-timbered...

See Auxerre guide


at 24 km (direction west-south-west)

At the remarkable site of Guedelon an entire medieval castle is being...

See Guedelon guide


at 28 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Joigny guide


at 31 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Pontigny guide


at 31 km (direction south-south-east), in the Nievre department

The Collegiale Saint-Martin is the principal monument here in the historic...

See Clamecy guide


at 31 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Chablis guide


Heritage Site at 39 km (direction south-east)

Even if it didn't have one of the most...

See Vezelay guide
Vézelay basilica

Vézelay basilica

Church at 39 km (direction south-east)

The basilica in Vézelay is a monumental example of roman style...

See Vézelay basilica guide


Most Beautiful Village at 45 km (direction east)

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

See Noyers-sur-Serein guide


at 45 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Tonnerre guide


at 47 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Avallon guide


at 50 km (direction west), in the Loiret department

With the Loire River and the Canal de Briare crossing...

See Briare guide


at 52 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Montreal guide


at 58 km (direction west-north-west), in the Loiret department

With more than 130 bridges across the numerous canals and rivers in...

See Montargis guide

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

Map of places to visit near Diges


Markets in and near Diges

  • Toucy: market Saturday (8km)
  • Auxerre: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (15km)
  • Aillant-sur-Tholon: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Saint-Sauveur-en-Puisaye: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Vermenton: market Friday (26km)
  • Saint-Fargeau: market Friday (26km)
  • Migennes: market Thursday (27km)
  • Joigny: market Wednesday & Saturday (28km)
  • Clamecy: market Saturday (31km)
  • Chablis: market Sunday (31km)

More information about Diges, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Diges, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Martial (Seignelay) (25km)
  • Abbaye de Pontigny (Pontigny) (31km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame-du-Pré (Donzy) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du manoir du Grand Courtoiseau (39km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)


Geography and distances

Diges is in the eastern-center of France at 15 kilometres from Auxerre, the department capital (general information: Diges is 147 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Diges

Canton: Toucy

Arrondissement: Auxerre

Department: Yonne

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 89240

Distance to Diges

from Auxerre (prefecture): 15 km

from Paris: 147 km

from Calais: 375 km

from Nice: 539 km

from Bordeaux: 443 km

from Strasbourg: 336 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 Diges from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Coulangeron, Escamps, Lalande, Leugny, Moulins-sur-Ouanne, Parly and Pourrain.

This page in French: Visiter Diges

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