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Noyers-sur-Serein tourism and travel guide

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France This Way comment: The half-timbered houses and riverside setting make Noyers-sur-Serein one of our favourite small towns in this region

Noyers-sur-Serein is situated in the Yonne department and Burgundy-Franche-Comté region.

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Noyers-sur-Serein. For detailed visitor information see the Noyers-sur-Serein travel guide.

Tourist classifications for Noyers-sur-Serein include "most beautiful village".

Popular places to visit nearby include Montreal at 17 km and Tonnerre at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Noyers-sur-Serein, 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 Noyers-sur-Serein in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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

Chateau d'Ancy-le-Franc

Chateau d'Ancy-le-Franc

Castle at 15 km (direction east-north-east)

The 15th century castle at Ancy-le-Franc was one of the...

See Chateau d'Ancy-le-Franc guide


at 17 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Montreal guide


at 18 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Tonnerre guide
Chateau de Tanlay

Chateau de Tanlay

Castle at 18 km (direction north-north-east)

The frescoes and interior decoration are among the highlights of...

See Chateau de Tanlay guide


at 20 km (direction west-north-west)

Best known for the very famous wines of the same...

See Chablis guide


at 24 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Avallon guide


at 27 km (direction east-south-east), in the Cote d'Or department

A typical regional town, we suggest you take a stroll around the...

See Montbard guide
Fontenay Abbey

Fontenay Abbey

Abbey at 29 km (direction east), in the Cote d'Or department

The complex of buildings at the Abbey de Fontenay, and the surrounding...

See Fontenay Abbey guide


at 32 km (direction north-west)

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

See Pontigny guide


Heritage Site at 32 km (direction south-west)

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

See Vezelay guide


at 34 km (direction west-north-west)

With its cathedral and churches, and extensive historic centre...

See Auxerre guide


at 34 km (direction east-south-east), in the Cote d'Or department

One of the prettiest of the Burgundy villages, Semur-en-Auxois has a very...

See Semur-en-Auxois guide


at 44 km (direction west-south-west), in the Nievre department

The Collegiale Saint-Martin is the principal monument here in the...

See Clamecy guide


Most Beautiful Village at 45 km (direction east-south-east), in the Cote d'Or department

The village of Flavigny retains an ancient centre surrounded by fortified walls,...

See Flavigny guide

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

Map of places to visit near Noyers-sur-Serein


Markets in and near Noyers-sur-Serein

  • Ancy-le-Franc: market Thursday (15km)
  • Tonnerre: market Saturday (18km)
  • Chablis: market Sunday (20km)
  • Vermenton: market Friday (20km)
  • Avallon: market Saturday (24km)
  • Montbard: market Friday (27km)
  • Auxerre: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (33km)
  • Ervy-le-Chatel: market Friday (38km)
  • Venarey-les-Laumes: market Wednesday (39km)
  • Saint-Florentin: market Monday (39km)

More information about Noyers-sur-Serein, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Noyers-sur-Serein, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Alesia (41km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Bussy-Rabutin Chateau (42km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Fontenay (Montbard) (27km)
  • Abbaye de Pontigny (Pontigny) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martial (Seignelay) (37km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du moulin de Athie (24km)
  • Abbaye de Fontenay (30km)
  • Potager du château de Lantilly (33km)
  • Jardin du prieuré (40km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Siège d'Alésia (42km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Neuville-sur-Seine (49km)

Geography and distances

Noyers-sur-Serein is in the eastern-center of France at 34 kilometres from Auxerre, the department capital (general information: Noyers-sur-Serein is 177 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Noyers-sur-Serein

Canton: Noyers

Arrondissement: Avallon

Department: Yonne

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 89310

Distance to Noyers-sur-Serein

from Auxerre (prefecture): 34 km

from Paris: 177 km

from Calais: 393 km

from Nice: 512 km

from Bordeaux: 474 km

from Strasbourg: 295 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 Noyers-sur-Serein from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Annay-sur-Serein, Censy, Grimault, Jouancy, Molay, Moulins-en-Tonnerrois, Sainte-Vertu and Sarry.

This page in French: Visiter Noyers-sur-Serein

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