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Visit Gron: highlights and tourist information

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Gron is situated in the Yonne department and Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 46 kilometres from Auxerre, the department capital (general information: Gron is 103 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Sens at 10 km and Joigny at 22 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Gron, 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 Gron 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 Gron


Markets in and near Gron

  • Sens: market Wednesday & Monday all day & Friday (5km)
  • Villeneuve-sur-Yonne: market Tuesday & Friday (9km)
  • Saint-Valerien: market Saturday (13km)
  • Saint-Julien-du-Sault: market Sunday (14km)
  • Pont-sur-Yonne: market Wednesday & Sunday (15km)
  • Courtenay: market Thursday (20km)
  • Joigny: market Wednesday & Saturday (22km)
  • Villeneuve-l'Archeveque: market Saturday (24km)
  • Villeneuve-la-Guyard: market Monday (25km)
  • Bray-sur-Seine: market Friday (28km)

More information about Gron, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Gron, France

What to do at Gron? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Gron.

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Chateau de Motte-Tilly (36km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Martial (Seignelay) (38km)
  • Eglises de Saint Loup (Saint-Loup-de-Naud) (42km)
  • Abbaye de Pontigny (Pontigny) (44km)
  • Collegiale Saint Quiriace (Provins) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Thorigny (18km)
  • Jardins du manoir du Grand Courtoiseau (32km)
  • Jardin botanique de Marnay-sur-Seine (45km)
  • Domaine national de Fontainebleau (50km)
  • Arboretum national des Barres (52km)
  • Potager du jardin du château de La Bussière (57km)
  • Parc du château de Vaux-le-Vicomte (61km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Sens (5km)
  • Melun (62km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Gron

Canton: Sens-Ouest

Arrondissement: Sens

Department: Yonne

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 89100

Distance to Gron

from Auxerre (prefecture): 46 km

from Paris: 103 km

from Calais: 326 km

from Nice: 584 km

from Bordeaux: 472 km

from Strasbourg: 335 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Collemiers, Cornant, Etigny, Maillot, Malay-le-Grand, Marsangy, Paron, Passy, Sens, Subligny, Veron and Villeroy.

This page in French: Visiter Gron

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