Merry-Sec tourism and travel guide

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Visit Merry-Sec: highlights and tourist information

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Merry-Sec is situated in the Yonne department and Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 17 kilometres from Auxerre, the department capital (general information: Merry-Sec is 158 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Auxerre at 17 km and Clamecy at 22 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Merry-Sec, 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 Merry-Sec 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 Merry-Sec

Markets in and near Merry-Sec

  • Toucy: market Saturday (17km)
  • Auxerre: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (17km)
  • Vermenton: market Friday (19km)
  • Saint-Sauveur-en-Puisaye: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Clamecy: market Saturday (22km)
  • Aillant-sur-Tholon: market Tuesday (26km)
  • Chablis: market Sunday (30km)
  • Saint-Fargeau: market Friday (31km)
  • Migennes: market Thursday (34km)
  • Joigny: market Wednesday & Saturday (37km)

More information about Merry-Sec, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Merry-Sec, France

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

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) (29km)
  • Abbaye de Pontigny (Pontigny) (33km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame-du-Pré (Donzy) (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du manoir du Grand Courtoiseau (49km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Merry-Sec

Canton: Courson-les-Carrières

Arrondissement: Auxerre

Department: Yonne

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 89560

Distance to Merry-Sec

from Auxerre (prefecture): 17 km

from Paris: 158 km

from Calais: 385 km

from Nice: 529 km

from Bordeaux: 442 km

from Strasbourg: 333 km

Getting here

Merry-Sec 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 Merry-Sec from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Charentenay, Coulangeron, Courson-les-Carrieres, Fontenailles, Mige, Molesmes, Mouffy, Ouanne and Taingy.

This page in French: Visiter Merry-Sec