Fontenoy tourism and travel guide

Photo of Fontenoy in Yonne

Visit Fontenoy: highlights and tourist information

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Fontenoy is situated in the Yonne department and Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 26 kilometres from Auxerre, the department capital (general information: Fontenoy is 152 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Guedelon at 13 km and Auxerre at 26 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Fontenoy, 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 Fontenoy 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 Fontenoy

Markets in and near Fontenoy

  • Saint-Sauveur-en-Puisaye: market Wednesday (9km)
  • Toucy: market Saturday (10km)
  • Saint-Fargeau: market Friday (18km)
  • Aillant-sur-Tholon: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Auxerre: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (26km)
  • Clamecy: market Saturday (27km)
  • Bleneau: market Tuesday (27km)
  • Vermenton: market Friday (32km)
  • Joigny: market Wednesday & Saturday (38km)
  • Migennes: market Thursday (38km)

More information about Fontenoy, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Fontenoy, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre-Dame-du-Pré (Donzy) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martial (Seignelay) (36km)
  • Abbaye de Pontigny (Pontigny) (42km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du manoir du Grand Courtoiseau (40km)
  • Potager du jardin du château de La Bussière (44km)
  • Arboretum national des Barres (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Fontenoy

Canton: Saint-Sauveur-en-Puisaye

Arrondissement: Auxerre

Department: Yonne

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 89520

Distance to Fontenoy

from Auxerre (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 152 km

from Calais: 382 km

from Nice: 536 km

from Bordeaux: 432 km

from Strasbourg: 346 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Fontaines, Lain, Lalande, Leugny, Levis, Saints and Sementron.

This page in French: Visiter Fontenoy