Malay-le-Grand tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Sens at 9 km from Malay-le-Grand

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Malay-le-Grand 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 Malay-le-Grand in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Popular places to visit nearby include Sens at 9 km and Joigny at 22 km.

Malay-le-Grand, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 9 km (direction north-west)

Sens is an important regional centre dominated by the Cathedral of Saint-Etienne,...

See Sens guide


at 22 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Joigny guide


at 41 km (direction south-east)

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

See Pontigny guide


Heritage Site at 43 km (direction south-east), in the Seine-et-Marne department

The small town of Provins has retained a great deal of its...

See Provins guide


at 45 km (direction west-north-west), in the Seine-et-Marne department

Moret-sur-Loing is a pleasant town with a historic centre close to Fontainebleau...

See Moret-sur-Loing guide


at 45 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Auxerre guide


at 49 km (direction west-south-west), in the Loiret department

With more than 130 bridges across the numerous canals and rivers in...

See Montargis guide


at 52 km (direction south-east)

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

See Chablis guide


Castle at 54 km (direction west-north-west), in the Seine-et-Marne department

The extraordinary decoration of the numerous rooms and royal apartments at Fontainebleau,...

See Fontainebleau guide


at 59 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Tonnerre guide
Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte

Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte

Castle at 64 km (direction west-north-west), in the Seine-et-Marne department

The Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte is one of the most important classical style...

See Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte guide

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Map of places to visit near Malay-le-Grand


Markets in and near Malay-le-Grand

  • Sens: market Wednesday & Monday all day & Friday (5km)
  • Villeneuve-sur-Yonne: market Tuesday & Friday (11km)
  • Saint-Julien-du-Sault: market Sunday (16km)
  • Pont-sur-Yonne: market Wednesday & Sunday (16km)
  • Villeneuve-l'Archeveque: market Saturday (18km)
  • Saint-Valerien: market Saturday (18km)
  • Joigny: market Wednesday & Saturday (22km)
  • Courtenay: market Thursday (26km)
  • Migennes: market Thursday (27km)
  • Villeneuve-la-Guyard: market Monday (27km)

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Tourist attractions near Malay-le-Grand, France

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

National Monuments

  • Chateau de Motte-Tilly (33km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Martial (Seignelay) (36km)
  • Abbaye de Pontigny (Pontigny) (40km)
  • Eglises de Saint Loup (Saint-Loup-de-Naud) (41km)
  • Collegiale Saint Quiriace (Provins) (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Thorigny (14km)
  • Jardins du manoir du Grand Courtoiseau (37km)
  • Jardin botanique de Marnay-sur-Seine (41km)
  • Arboretum national des Barres (57km)
  • Potager du jardin du château de La Bussière (62km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Malay-le-Grand is in the eastern-center of France at 45 kilometres from Auxerre, the department capital (general information: Malay-le-Grand is 105 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Malay-le-Grand

Canton: Sens-Sud-Est

Arrondissement: Sens

Department: Yonne

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 89100

Distance to Malay-le-Grand

from Auxerre (prefecture): 45 km

from Paris: 105 km

from Calais: 327 km

from Nice: 582 km

from Bordeaux: 477 km

from Strasbourg: 329 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 Malay-le-Grand from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Etigny, Fontaine-la-Gaillarde, Gron, Maillot, Malay-le-Petit, Noe, Saint-Clement, Saint-Denis, Saint-Martin-du-Tertre, Saligny, Sens, Veron and Villiers-Louis.

This page in French: Visiter Malay-le-Grand