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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.

Popular places to visit nearby include Auxerre at 9 km and Chablis at 22 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Gy-l'Eveque, 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 Gy-l'Eveque in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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...

See Auxerre guide
Chablis

Chablis

at 22 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Chablis guide
Pontigny

Pontigny

at 24 km (direction north-east)

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

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...

See Clamecy guide
 
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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...

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,...

See Vézelay basilica guide
Vezelay

Vezelay

Heritage Site at 32 km (direction south-east)

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

See Vezelay guide
Guedelon

Guedelon

at 33 km (direction west-south-west)

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

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...

See Noyers-sur-Serein guide
Tonnerre

Tonnerre

at 35 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Tonnerre guide
Avallon

Avallon

at 37 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Avallon guide
Montreal

Montreal

at 42 km (direction east-south-east)

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

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...

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...

See Chateau d'Ancy-le-Franc guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Yonne

Map of places to visit near Gy-l'Eveque

 
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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)

Hotels near Gy-l'Eveque

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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

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