Pontaubert tourism and travel guide

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Visit Pontaubert: highlights and tourist information

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Pontaubert is situated in the Yonne department and Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 41 kilometres from Auxerre, the department capital (general information: Pontaubert is 189 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Avallon at 4 km and Vezelay at 9 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Pontaubert, 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 Pontaubert 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 Pontaubert

Markets in and near Pontaubert

  • Avallon: market Saturday (4km)
  • Vermenton: market Friday (21km)
  • Clamecy: market Saturday (26km)
  • Corbigny: market Friday (29km)
  • Montsauche-les-Settons: market Thursday all day (33km)
  • Saulieu: market Saturday (36km)
  • Chablis: market Sunday (36km)
  • Ancy-le-Franc: market Thursday (38km)
  • Montbard: market Friday (39km)
  • Auxerre: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (40km)

More information about Pontaubert, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Pontaubert, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Barthélémy (Cervon) (29km)
  • Basilique de Saint Andoche (Saulieu) (36km)
  • Abbaye de Fontenay (Montbard) (39km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Révérien (Saint-Reverien) (41km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du moulin de Athie (31km)
  • Parc de Saint-Léger (32km)
  • Potager du château de Lantilly (39km)
  • Jardin de la Chaux (40km)
  • Abbaye de Fontenay (43km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Pontaubert

Canton: Avallon

Arrondissement: Avallon

Department: Yonne

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 89200

Distance to Pontaubert

from Auxerre (prefecture): 41 km

from Paris: 189 km

from Calais: 411 km

from Nice: 498 km

from Bordeaux: 451 km

from Strasbourg: 314 km

Getting here

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

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Annay-la-Cote, Anneot, Avallon, Domecy-sur-le-Vault, Etaule, Girolles, Givry, Island, Menades, Pierre-Perthuis, Sermizelles, Tharoiseau, Tharot and Vault-de-Lugny.

This page in French: Visiter Pontaubert