Percey tourism and travel guide

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Visit Percey: highlights and tourist information

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Percey is situated in the Yonne department and Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 26 kilometres from Auxerre, the department capital (general information: Percey is 147 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Pontigny at 10 km and Tonnerre at 16 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Percey, 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 Percey 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 Percey

Markets in and near Percey

  • Saint-Florentin: market Monday (8km)
  • Ervy-le-Chatel: market Friday (10km)
  • Tonnerre: market Saturday (16km)
  • Chablis: market Sunday (16km)
  • Migennes: market Thursday (24km)
  • Chaource: market Monday (26km)
  • Auxerre: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (27km)
  • Aix-en-Othe: market Wednesday & Saturday (30km)
  • Joigny: market Wednesday & Saturday (32km)
  • Ancy-le-Franc: market Thursday (32km)

More information about Percey, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Percey, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Foret-d'Orient (58km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Pontigny (Pontigny) (10km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martial (Seignelay) (18km)
  • Abbaye de Fontenay (Montbard) (54km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du prieuré (29km)
  • Jardin du château de Barberey-Saint-Sulpice (45km)
  • Parc du château de Thorigny (48km)
  • Jardin du moulin de Athie (54km)
  • Abbaye de Fontenay (55km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac d'Orient (51km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Neuville-sur-Seine (45km)
  • Sens (48km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Percey

Canton: Flogny-la-Chapelle

Arrondissement: Avallon

Department: Yonne

Region: Burgundy

Postcode: 89360

Distance to Percey

from Auxerre (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 147 km

from Calais: 361 km

from Nice: 543 km

from Bordeaux: 484 km

from Strasbourg: 298 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Butteaux, Carisey, Cheu, Flogny-la-Chapelle, Germigny, Jaulges, Soumaintrain and Villiers-Vineux.

This page in French: Visiter Percey