Egleny tourism and travel guide

Photo of Egleny in Yonne

Visit Egleny: highlights and tourist information

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Egleny is situated in the Yonne department and Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 15 kilometres from Auxerre, the department capital (general information: Egleny is 139 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Auxerre at 15 km and Joigny at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Egleny, 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 Egleny in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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


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

Map of places to visit near Egleny

Markets in and near Egleny

  • Aillant-sur-Tholon: market Tuesday (8km)
  • Toucy: market Saturday (10km)
  • Auxerre: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (15km)
  • Joigny: market Wednesday & Saturday (20km)
  • Migennes: market Thursday (20km)
  • Saint-Sauveur-en-Puisaye: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Saint-Julien-du-Sault: market Sunday (26km)
  • Saint-Fargeau: market Friday (29km)
  • Villeneuve-sur-Yonne: market Tuesday & Friday (31km)
  • Vermenton: market Friday (32km)

More information about Egleny, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Egleny, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Martial (Seignelay) (21km)
  • Abbaye de Pontigny (Pontigny) (28km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du manoir du Grand Courtoiseau (32km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Egleny

Canton: Toucy

Arrondissement: Auxerre

Department: Yonne

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 89240

Distance to Egleny

from Auxerre (prefecture): 15 km

from Paris: 139 km

from Calais: 366 km

from Nice: 548 km

from Bordeaux: 448 km

from Strasbourg: 336 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beauvoir, Chassy, Lindry, Merry-la-Vallee, Parly, Saint-Martin-sur-Ocre and Saint-Maurice-le-Vieil.

This page in French: Visiter Egleny