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Quarre-les-Tombes tourism and travel guide

Photo of Quarre-les-Tombes in Yonne

Photo is of Avallon at 15 km from Quarre-les-Tombes

Visit Quarre-les-Tombes: highlights and tourist information

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Quarre-les-Tombes is situated in the Yonne department and Burgundy-Franche-Comté region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Avallon at 15 km and Montreal at 20 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Quarre-les-Tombes, 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 Quarre-les-Tombes in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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



at 15 km (direction north-west)

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

See Avallon guide


at 20 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Montreal guide
Morvan Regional Park

Morvan Regional Park

Natural Parc at 20 km (direction east-south-east), in the Nievre department

Morvan Regional Natural Park is a quiet region of...

See Morvan Regional Park guide


at 20 km (direction east-south-east), in the Cote d'Or department

Saulieu is quite a small town, visited because of the Basilica Saint-Andoche...

See Saulieu guide
Vézelay basilica

Vézelay basilica

Church at 22 km (direction west-north-west)

The basilica in Vézelay is a monumental example of...

See Vézelay basilica guide


Heritage Site at 22 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Vezelay guide


at 27 km (direction west-south-west), in the Nievre department

Corbigny, on the edge of the Morvan Regional Parc,...

See Corbigny guide


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

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

See Semur-en-Auxois guide


Most Beautiful Village at 37 km (direction east-north-east)

The half-timbered houses and riverside setting make Noyers-sur-Serein one of...

See Noyers-sur-Serein guide


at 37 km (direction west-north-west), in the Nievre department

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

See Clamecy guide


at 38 km (direction north-east), in the Cote d'Or department

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

See Montbard guide
Fontenay Abbey

Fontenay Abbey

Abbey at 40 km (direction north-east), in the Cote d'Or department

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

See Fontenay Abbey guide


Most Beautiful Village at 43 km (direction east-north-east), in the Cote d'Or department

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

See Flavigny guide
Chateau d'Ancy-le-Franc

Chateau d'Ancy-le-Franc

Castle at 47 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Chateau d'Ancy-le-Franc guide

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

Map of places to visit near Quarre-les-Tombes


Markets in and near Quarre-les-Tombes

  • Avallon: market Saturday (15km)
  • Montsauche-les-Settons: market Thursday all day (17km)
  • Saulieu: market Saturday (20km)
  • Corbigny: market Friday (27km)
  • Clamecy: market Saturday (37km)
  • Vermenton: market Friday (38km)
  • Montbard: market Friday (39km)
  • Venarey-les-Laumes: market Wednesday (40km)
  • Epinac: market Wednesday & Sunday (57km)

More information about Quarre-les-Tombes, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Quarre-les-Tombes, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Alesia (42km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Bussy-Rabutin Chateau (45km)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Basilique de Saint Andoche (Saulieu) (20km)
  • Eglise de Saint Barthélémy (Cervon) (23km)
  • Abbaye de Fontenay (Montbard) (38km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Révérien (Saint-Reverien) (41km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de Saint-Léger (15km)
  • Jardin de la Chaux (23km)
  • Jardin du moulin de Athie (29km)
  • Potager du château de Lantilly (35km)
  • Abbaye de Fontenay (42km)
  • Parc et jardin du château du Chatillon en Bazois (43km)
  • Jardin du château de Limanton (46km)
  • Parc et jardins du château de Sully (54km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Siège d'Alésia (42km)

Geography and distances

Quarre-les-Tombes is in the eastern-center of France at 58 kilometres from Auxerre, the department capital (general information: Quarre-les-Tombes is 206 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Quarre-les-Tombes

Canton: Quarré-les-Tombes

Arrondissement: Avallon

Department: Yonne

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 89630

Distance to Quarre-les-Tombes

from Auxerre (prefecture): 58 km

from Paris: 206 km

from Calais: 428 km

from Nice: 481 km

from Bordeaux: 451 km

from Strasbourg: 310 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 Quarre-les-Tombes from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beauvilliers, Marigny-l'Eglise, Saint-Germain-Des-Champs and Saint-Leger-Vauban.

This page in French: Visiter Quarre-les-Tombes

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