Nuits tourism and travel guide

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Visit Nuits: highlights and tourist information

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Nuits is situated in the Yonne department and Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 49 kilometres from Auxerre, the department capital (general information: Nuits is 186 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau d'Ancy-le-Franc at 6 km and Montbard at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Nuits, 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 Nuits 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 Nuits

Markets in and near Nuits

  • Ancy-le-Franc: market Thursday (7km)
  • Montbard: market Friday (15km)
  • Tonnerre: market Saturday (23km)
  • Venarey-les-Laumes: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Les Riceys: market Thursday (30km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Seine: market Saturday (31km)
  • Chablis: market Sunday (32km)
  • Avallon: market Saturday (35km)
  • Mussy-sur-Seine: market Thursday (35km)
  • Vermenton: market Friday (36km)

More information about Nuits, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Nuits, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Alesia (30km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Bussy-Rabutin Chateau (30km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Fontenay (Montbard) (15km)
  • Abbaye de Pontigny (Pontigny) (42km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Abbaye de Fontenay (16km)
  • Jardin du moulin de Athie (18km)
  • Potager du château de Lantilly (24km)
  • Jardin du prieuré (34km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Siège d'Alésia (30km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Neuville-sur-Seine (38km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Nuits

Canton: Ancy-le-Franc

Arrondissement: Avallon

Department: Yonne

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 89390

Distance to Nuits

from Auxerre (prefecture): 49 km

from Paris: 186 km

from Calais: 397 km

from Nice: 507 km

from Bordeaux: 489 km

from Strasbourg: 279 km

Getting here

Nuits 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 Nuits from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ancy-le-Franc, Asnieres-en-Montagne, Chassignelles, Cry, Etivey, Fulvy, Perrigny-sur-Armancon, Ravieres, Stigny and Villiers-les-Hauts.

This page in French: Visiter Nuits