Foucheres tourism and travel guide

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Visit Foucheres: highlights and tourist information

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Foucheres is situated in the Yonne department and Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 52 kilometres from Auxerre, the department capital (general information: Foucheres is 96 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Sens at 14 km and Joigny at 28 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Foucheres, 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 Foucheres 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 Foucheres

Markets in and near Foucheres

  • Saint-Valerien: market Saturday (4km)
  • Sens: market Wednesday & Monday all day & Friday (11km)
  • Pont-sur-Yonne: market Wednesday & Sunday (13km)
  • Villeneuve-sur-Yonne: market Tuesday & Friday (15km)
  • Courtenay: market Thursday (16km)
  • Saint-Julien-du-Sault: market Sunday (19km)
  • Villeneuve-la-Guyard: market Monday (20km)
  • Egreville: market Monday (20km)
  • Joigny: market Wednesday & Saturday (28km)
  • Bray-sur-Seine: market Friday (28km)

More information about Foucheres, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Foucheres, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Chateau de Motte-Tilly (40km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglises de Saint Loup (Saint-Loup-de-Naud) (41km)
  • Collegiale Saint Quiriace (Provins) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martial (Seignelay) (45km)
  • Abbaye de Pontigny (Pontigny) (51km)
  • Abbaye du Lys (Dammarie-les-Lys) (54km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Thorigny (24km)
  • Jardins du manoir du Grand Courtoiseau (28km)
  • Domaine national de Fontainebleau (42km)
  • Arboretum national des Barres (47km)
  • Jardin botanique de Marnay-sur-Seine (49km)
  • Potager du jardin du château de La Bussière (52km)
  • Parc du château de Vaux-le-Vicomte (54km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Sens (11km)
  • Melun (55km)
  • Le Mee-sur-Seine (55km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Foucheres

Canton: Chéroy

Arrondissement: Sens

Department: Yonne

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 89150

Distance to Foucheres

from Auxerre (prefecture): 52 km

from Paris: 96 km

from Calais: 323 km

from Nice: 590 km

from Bordeaux: 467 km

from Strasbourg: 343 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cornant, Courtoin, Dollot, Egriselles-le-Bocage, La Belliole, Saint-Valerien, Subligny, Villebougis, Villeneuve-la-Dondagre and Villeroy.

This page in French: Visiter Foucheres