Fontenay-sous-Fouronnes tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Clamecy at 18 km from Fontenay-sous-Fouronnes

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Fontenay-sous-Fouronnes is situated in the Yonne department and Burgundy-Franche-Comté region.

Below you can see 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.

Popular places to visit nearby include Clamecy at 18 km and Vézelay basilica at 20 km.

Fontenay-sous-Fouronnes, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Clamecy

Clamecy

at 18 km (direction south-south-west), in the Nievre department

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

See Clamecy guide
Vézelay basilica

Vézelay basilica

Church at 20 km (direction south-east)

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

See Vézelay basilica guide
Vezelay

Vezelay

Heritage Site at 20 km (direction south-east)

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

See Vezelay guide
Auxerre

Auxerre

at 21 km (direction south-east)

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

See Auxerre guide
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Chablis

Chablis

at 27 km (direction north-east)

Best known for the very famous wines of the same name, Chablis...

See Chablis guide
Avallon

Avallon

at 27 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Avallon guide
Noyers-sur-Serein

Noyers-sur-Serein

Most Beautiful Village at 31 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Noyers-sur-Serein guide
Guedelon

Guedelon

at 33 km (direction west)

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

See Guedelon guide
Pontigny

Pontigny

at 34 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Pontigny guide
Montreal

Montreal

at 34 km (direction east)

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

See Montreal guide
Tonnerre

Tonnerre

at 39 km (direction east-north-east)

There are two impressive sites to see in Tonnerre: the medieval hospital...

See Tonnerre guide
Corbigny

Corbigny

at 40 km (direction south-south-east), in the Nievre department

Corbigny, on the edge of the Morvan Regional Parc, includes an abbey...

See Corbigny guide
Joigny

Joigny

at 44 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Joigny guide
Chateau de Tanlay

Chateau de Tanlay

Castle at 45 km (direction east-north-east)

The frescoes and interior decoration are among the highlights of a visit...

See Chateau de Tanlay guide

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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)

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Tourist attractions near Fontenay-sous-Fouronnes, France

What to do at Fontenay-sous-Fouronnes? 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)

 
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Geography and distances

Fontenay-sous-Fouronnes is in the eastern-center of France at 21 kilometres from Auxerre, the department capital (general information: Fontenay-sous-Fouronnes is 166 kilometres from Paris).

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

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

 
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