Guillon tourism and travel guide

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Visit Guillon: highlights and tourist information

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Guillon is situated in the Yonne department and Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 51 kilometres from Auxerre, the department capital (general information: Guillon is 197 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Montreal at 5 km and Avallon at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Guillon, 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 Guillon 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 Guillon

Markets in and near Guillon

  • Avallon: market Saturday (14km)
  • Montbard: market Friday (23km)
  • Venarey-les-Laumes: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Saulieu: market Saturday (28km)
  • Ancy-le-Franc: market Thursday (29km)
  • Vermenton: market Friday (31km)
  • Montsauche-les-Settons: market Thursday all day (33km)
  • Tonnerre: market Saturday (39km)
  • Chablis: market Sunday (40km)
  • Corbigny: market Friday (42km)

More information about Guillon, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Guillon, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Alesia (30km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Bussy-Rabutin Chateau (33km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Fontenay (Montbard) (22km)
  • Basilique de Saint Andoche (Saulieu) (28km)
  • Eglise de Saint Barthélémy (Cervon) (39km)
  • Abbaye de Pontigny (Pontigny) (52km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Révérien (Saint-Reverien) (56km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martial (Seignelay) (57km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du moulin de Athie (14km)
  • Potager du château de Lantilly (22km)
  • Abbaye de Fontenay (26km)
  • Parc de Saint-Léger (26km)
  • Jardin de la Chaux (35km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Siège d'Alésia (31km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Guillon

Canton: Guillon

Arrondissement: Avallon

Department: Yonne

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 89420

Distance to Guillon

from Auxerre (prefecture): 51 km

from Paris: 197 km

from Calais: 415 km

from Nice: 490 km

from Bordeaux: 466 km

from Strasbourg: 297 km

Getting here

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

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Angely, Cisery, Cussy-les-Forges, Montberthault, Montreal, Pisy, Saint-Andre-en-Terre-Plaine, Sauvigny-le-Beureal, Savigny-en-Terre-Plaine, Sceaux, Toutry, Trevilly, Vieux-Chateau and Vignes.

This page in French: Visiter Guillon