Grimault tourism and travel guide

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Visit Grimault: highlights and tourist information

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Grimault is situated in the Yonne department and Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 35 kilometres from Auxerre, the department capital (general information: Grimault is 181 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Noyers-sur-Serein at 5 km and Montreal at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Grimault, 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 Grimault 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 Grimault

Markets in and near Grimault

  • Ancy-le-Franc: market Thursday (18km)
  • Avallon: market Saturday (19km)
  • Vermenton: market Friday (19km)
  • Tonnerre: market Saturday (23km)
  • Chablis: market Sunday (23km)
  • Montbard: market Friday (27km)
  • Auxerre: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (35km)
  • Venarey-les-Laumes: market Wednesday (38km)
  • Clamecy: market Saturday (41km)
  • Ervy-le-Chatel: market Friday (43km)

More information about Grimault, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Grimault, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Alesia (40km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Bussy-Rabutin Chateau (41km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Fontenay (Montbard) (26km)
  • Abbaye de Pontigny (Pontigny) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martial (Seignelay) (40km)
  • Basilique de Saint Andoche (Saulieu) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du moulin de Athie (22km)
  • Abbaye de Fontenay (30km)
  • Potager du château de Lantilly (32km)
  • Parc de Saint-Léger (43km)
  • Jardin du prieuré (45km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Siège d'Alésia (41km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Neuville-sur-Seine (54km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Grimault

Canton: Noyers

Arrondissement: Avallon

Department: Yonne

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 89310

Distance to Grimault

from Auxerre (prefecture): 35 km

from Paris: 181 km

from Calais: 398 km

from Nice: 508 km

from Bordeaux: 470 km

from Strasbourg: 298 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Annoux, Censy, Jouancy, Massangis and Noyers-sur-Serein.

This page in French: Visiter Grimault