Fontenay-Pres-Chablis tourism and travel guide

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Visit Fontenay-Pres-Chablis: highlights and tourist information

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Fontenay-Pres-Chablis is situated in the Yonne department and Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 19 kilometres from Auxerre, the department capital (general information: Fontenay-Pres-Chablis is 156 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chablis at 4 km and Pontigny at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Fontenay-Pres-Chablis, 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 Fontenay-Pres-Chablis 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 Fontenay-Pres-Chablis

Markets in and near Fontenay-Pres-Chablis

  • Chablis: market Sunday (4km)
  • Tonnerre: market Saturday (12km)
  • Saint-Florentin: market Monday (18km)
  • Auxerre: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (19km)
  • Vermenton: market Friday (21km)
  • Ervy-le-Chatel: market Friday (22km)
  • Migennes: market Thursday (26km)
  • Ancy-le-Franc: market Thursday (27km)
  • Chaource: market Monday (34km)
  • Joigny: market Wednesday & Saturday (34km)

More information about Fontenay-Pres-Chablis, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Fontenay-Pres-Chablis, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Pontigny (Pontigny) (10km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martial (Seignelay) (17km)
  • Abbaye de Fontenay (Montbard) (47km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du prieuré (36km)
  • Jardin du moulin de Athie (46km)
  • Abbaye de Fontenay (49km)
  • Potager du château de Lantilly (54km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Fontenay-Pres-Chablis

Canton: Chablis

Arrondissement: Auxerre

Department: Yonne

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 89800

Distance to Fontenay-Pres-Chablis

from Auxerre (prefecture): 19 km

from Paris: 156 km

from Calais: 373 km

from Nice: 533 km

from Bordeaux: 475 km

from Strasbourg: 303 km

Getting here

Fontenay-Pres-Chablis 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 Fontenay-Pres-Chablis from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beru, Chablis, Collan, Dye, Fleys, La Chapelle-Vaupelteigne, Ligny-le-Chatel, Maligny, Mere, Vezannes and Villy.

This page in French: Visiter Fontenay-Pres-Chablis