Gy-l'Eveque tourism and travel guide

Photo of Gy-l'Eveque in Yonne

Photo is of Auxerre at 9 km from Gy-l'Eveque

Visit Gy-l'Eveque: highlights and tourist information

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Gy-l'Eveque is situated in the Yonne department and Burgundy-Franche-Comté region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Gy-l'Eveque in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Popular places to visit nearby include Auxerre at 9 km and Chablis at 22 km.

Gy-l'Eveque, France: places to visit and attractions

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

Auxerre

Auxerre

at 9 km (direction north-north-east)

With its cathedral and churches, and extensive historic centre with half-timbered houses and an...

See Auxerre guide
Chablis

Chablis

at 22 km (direction east-north-east)

Best known for the very famous wines of the same name, Chablis is also...

See Chablis guide
Pontigny

Pontigny

at 24 km (direction north-east)

The abbey at Pontigny is one of the best known and substantial Cistercian abbeys...

See Pontigny guide
Clamecy

Clamecy

at 29 km (direction south), in the Nievre department

The Collegiale Saint-Martin is the principal monument here in the historic centre of Clamecy...

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Joigny

Joigny

at 31 km (direction north-north-west)

In the centre of the the traditional local town of Joigny you can see...

See Joigny guide
Vézelay basilica

Vézelay basilica

Church at 32 km (direction south-east)

The basilica in Vézelay is a monumental example of roman style architecture, with 12th...

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Vezelay

Vezelay

Heritage Site at 32 km (direction south-east)

Even if it didn't have one of the most famous abbeys in France, Vezelay...

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Guedelon

Guedelon

at 33 km (direction west-south-west)

At the remarkable site of Guedelon an entire medieval castle is being reconstructed using...

See Guedelon guide
Noyers-sur-Serein

Noyers-sur-Serein

Most Beautiful Village at 34 km (direction east)

The half-timbered houses and riverside setting make Noyers-sur-Serein one of our favourite small towns...

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Tonnerre

Tonnerre

at 35 km (direction east-north-east)

There are two impressive sites to see in Tonnerre: the medieval hospital complex, and...

See Tonnerre guide
Avallon

Avallon

at 37 km (direction east-south-east)

Avallon is a very pleasant town to explore with some very imposing medieval buildings,...

See Avallon guide
Montreal

Montreal

at 42 km (direction east-south-east)

Behind its fortified entrance, the small village of Montreal is a very unspoiled medieval...

See Montreal guide
Chateau de Tanlay

Chateau de Tanlay

Castle at 43 km (direction east-north-east)

The frescoes and interior decoration are among the highlights of a visit to the...

See Chateau de Tanlay guide
Chateau d\'Ancy-le-Franc

Chateau d'Ancy-le-Franc

Castle at 46 km (direction east)

The 15th century castle at Ancy-le-Franc was one of the very first renaissance style...

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Markets in and near Gy-l'Eveque

  • Auxerre: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (9km)
  • Vermenton: market Friday (16km)
  • Toucy: market Saturday (19km)
  • Chablis: market Sunday (22km)
  • Aillant-sur-Tholon: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Migennes: market Thursday (27km)
  • Saint-Sauveur-en-Puisaye: market Wednesday (29km)
  • Clamecy: market Saturday (29km)
  • Joigny: market Wednesday & Saturday (31km)
  • Saint-Florentin: market Monday (34km)

More information about Gy-l'Eveque, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Gy-l'Eveque, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Martial (Seignelay) (21km)
  • Abbaye de Pontigny (Pontigny) (25km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame-du-Pré (Donzy) (51km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du manoir du Grand Courtoiseau (49km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

 
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Geography and distances

Gy-l'Eveque is in the eastern-center of France at 9 kilometres from Auxerre, the department capital (general information: Gy-l'Eveque is 154 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Gy-l'Eveque

Canton: Coulanges-la-Vineuse

Arrondissement: Auxerre

Department: Yonne

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 89580

Distance to Gy-l'Eveque

from Auxerre (prefecture): 9 km

from Paris: 154 km

from Calais: 380 km

from Nice: 532 km

from Bordeaux: 450 km

from Strasbourg: 326 km

Getting here

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 Gy-l'Eveque from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Augy, Champs-sur-Yonne, Chevannes, Coulangeron, Coulanges-la-Vineuse, Escamps, Escolives-Sainte-Camille, Jussy, Mige, Val-de-Mercy and Vallan.

This page in French: Visiter Gy-l'Eveque