Fontenay-sous-Fouronnes tourism and travel guide

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Visit Fontenay-sous-Fouronnes: highlights and tourist information

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Fontenay-sous-Fouronnes is situated in the Yonne department and Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 21 kilometres from Auxerre, the department capital (general information: Fontenay-sous-Fouronnes is 166 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Clamecy at 18 km and Vezelay at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Fontenay-sous-Fouronnes, 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-sous-Fouronnes 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-sous-Fouronnes

Markets in and near Fontenay-sous-Fouronnes

  • Vermenton: market Friday (12km)
  • Clamecy: market Saturday (18km)
  • Auxerre: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (20km)
  • Toucy: market Saturday (26km)
  • Chablis: market Sunday (27km)
  • Avallon: market Saturday (27km)
  • Saint-Sauveur-en-Puisaye: market Wednesday (30km)
  • Aillant-sur-Tholon: market Tuesday (34km)
  • Tonnerre: market Saturday (39km)
  • Migennes: market Thursday (39km)

More information about Fontenay-sous-Fouronnes, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Fontenay-sous-Fouronnes, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Martial (Seignelay) (32km)
  • Abbaye de Pontigny (Pontigny) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint Barthélémy (Cervon) (43km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Révérien (Saint-Reverien) (45km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame-du-Pré (Donzy) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de Saint-Léger (56km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Fontenay-sous-Fouronnes

Canton: Coulanges-sur-Yonne

Arrondissement: Auxerre

Department: Yonne

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 89660

Distance to Fontenay-sous-Fouronnes

from Auxerre (prefecture): 21 km

from Paris: 166 km

from Calais: 392 km

from Nice: 520 km

from Bordeaux: 445 km

from Strasbourg: 327 km

Getting here

Fontenay-sous-Fouronnes 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-sous-Fouronnes from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bazarnes, Charentenay, Fouronnes, Mailly-le-Chateau, Merry-sur-Yonne, Pregilbert, Sainte-Pallaye and Trucy-sur-Yonne.

This page in French: Visiter Fontenay-sous-Fouronnes