Sainpuits tourism and travel guide

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Visit Sainpuits: highlights and tourist information

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Sainpuits is situated in the Yonne department and Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 39 kilometres from Auxerre, the department capital (general information: Sainpuits is 163 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Guedelon at 10 km and Clamecy at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Sainpuits, 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 Sainpuits 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 Sainpuits

Markets in and near Sainpuits

  • Saint-Sauveur-en-Puisaye: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Saint-Fargeau: market Friday (19km)
  • Clamecy: market Saturday (21km)
  • Toucy: market Saturday (24km)
  • Cosne-Cours-sur-Loire: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (28km)
  • Bleneau: market Tuesday (31km)
  • Beaulieu-sur-Loire: market Wednesday (33km)
  • Saint-Satur: market Thursday (36km)
  • Auxerre: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (39km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Loire: market Thursday (39km)

More information about Sainpuits, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Sainpuits, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre-Dame-du-Pré (Donzy) (20km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Révérien (Saint-Reverien) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint Barthélémy (Cervon) (49km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martial (Seignelay) (50km)
  • Abbaye de Pontigny (Pontigny) (55km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Potager du jardin du château de La Bussière (48km)
  • Arboretum national des Barres (51km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Sainpuits

Canton: Saint-Sauveur-en-Puisaye

Arrondissement: Auxerre

Department: Yonne

Region: Burgundy

Postcode: 89520

Distance to Sainpuits

from Auxerre (prefecture): 39 km

from Paris: 163 km

from Calais: 395 km

from Nice: 527 km

from Bordeaux: 419 km

from Strasbourg: 354 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Lainsecq, Sainte-Colombe-sur-Loing, Sougeres-en-Puisaye and Treigny.

This page in French: Visiter Sainpuits