Racines tourism and travel guide

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Visit Racines: highlights and tourist information

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Racines is situated in the Aube department and Champagne-Ardenne region (now part of the Grand-Est region), in the north-east of France at 33 kilometres from Troyes, the department capital (general information: Racines is 142 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Pontigny at 18 km and Tonnerre at 24 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Racines, 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 Racines in Grand-Est.

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


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

Map of places to visit near Racines

Markets in and near Racines

  • Ervy-le-Chatel: market Friday (5km)
  • Saint-Florentin: market Monday (10km)
  • Aix-en-Othe: market Wednesday & Saturday (21km)
  • Chaource: market Monday (22km)
  • Tonnerre: market Saturday (24km)
  • Estissac: market Sunday (25km)
  • Chablis: market Sunday (26km)
  • Migennes: market Thursday (26km)
  • Palis: market Thursday (28km)
  • Villeneuve-l'Archeveque: market Saturday (29km)

More information about Racines, Champagne-Ardenne

Tourist attractions near Racines, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Foret-d'Orient (51km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Pontigny (Pontigny) (18km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martial (Seignelay) (24km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du prieuré (27km)
  • Jardin du château de Barberey-Saint-Sulpice (35km)
  • Parc du château de Thorigny (42km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac d'Orient (45km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Neuville-sur-Seine (43km)
  • Sens (45km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Racines

Canton: Ervy-le-Châtel

Arrondissement: Troyes

Department: Aube

Region: Champagne-Ardenne

New region: Grand-Est

Postcode: 10130

Distance to Racines

from Troyes (prefecture): 33 km

from Paris: 142 km

from Calais: 353 km

from Nice: 551 km

from Bordeaux: 492 km

from Strasbourg: 295 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Racines from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Auxon, Beugnon, Chessy-les-Pres, Coursan-en-Othe, Courtaoult, Ervy-le-Chatel, Lasson, Montfey, Neuvy-Sautour, Sormery, Soumaintrain and Villeneuve-Au-Chemin.

This page in French: Visiter Racines