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Fontenailles tourism and travel guide

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Visit Fontenailles: highlights and tourist information

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Fontenailles is situated in the Yonne department and Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 20 kilometres from Auxerre, the department capital (general information: Fontenailles is 159 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Clamecy at 19 km and Auxerre at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Fontenailles, 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 Fontenailles 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 Fontenailles


Markets in and near Fontenailles

  • Toucy: market Saturday (17km)
  • Clamecy: market Saturday (19km)
  • Auxerre: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (20km)
  • Saint-Sauveur-en-Puisaye: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Vermenton: market Friday (21km)
  • Aillant-sur-Tholon: market Tuesday (29km)
  • Saint-Fargeau: market Friday (29km)
  • Chablis: market Sunday (33km)
  • Avallon: market Saturday (37km)
  • Migennes: market Thursday (37km)

More information about Fontenailles, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Fontenailles, France

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

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) (32km)
  • Abbaye de Pontigny (Pontigny) (36km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame-du-Pré (Donzy) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint Barthélémy (Cervon) (48km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du manoir du Grand Courtoiseau (50km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Fontenailles

Canton: Courson-les-Carrières

Arrondissement: Auxerre

Department: Yonne

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 89560

Distance to Fontenailles

from Auxerre (prefecture): 20 km

from Paris: 159 km

from Calais: 387 km

from Nice: 527 km

from Bordeaux: 439 km

from Strasbourg: 335 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Charentenay, Coulangeron, Courson-les-Carrieres, Merry-Sec, Molesmes, Mouffy, Ouanne and Taingy.

This page in French: Visiter Fontenailles

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