Santigny tourism and travel guide

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Visit Santigny: highlights and tourist information

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Santigny is situated in the Yonne department and Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 49 kilometres from Auxerre, the department capital (general information: Santigny is 194 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Montreal at 7 km and Noyers-sur-Serein at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Santigny, 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 Santigny 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 Santigny

Markets in and near Santigny

  • Avallon: market Saturday (18km)
  • Montbard: market Friday (18km)
  • Ancy-le-Franc: market Thursday (23km)
  • Venarey-les-Laumes: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Vermenton: market Friday (31km)
  • Saulieu: market Saturday (33km)
  • Tonnerre: market Saturday (34km)
  • Chablis: market Sunday (36km)
  • Montsauche-les-Settons: market Thursday all day (40km)
  • Clamecy: market Saturday (47km)

More information about Santigny, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Santigny, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Alesia (28km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Bussy-Rabutin Chateau (30km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Fontenay (Montbard) (18km)
  • Basilique de Saint Andoche (Saulieu) (33km)
  • Eglise de Saint Barthélémy (Cervon) (45km)
  • Abbaye de Pontigny (Pontigny) (49km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martial (Seignelay) (54km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du moulin de Athie (10km)
  • Potager du château de Lantilly (20km)
  • Abbaye de Fontenay (22km)
  • Parc de Saint-Léger (32km)
  • Jardin de la Chaux (41km)
  • Abbaye de la Bussière (60km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Siège d'Alésia (29km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Santigny

Canton: Guillon

Arrondissement: Avallon

Department: Yonne

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 89420

Distance to Santigny

from Auxerre (prefecture): 49 km

from Paris: 194 km

from Calais: 410 km

from Nice: 494 km

from Bordeaux: 472 km

from Strasbourg: 292 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Blacy, Corrombles, Marmeaux, Montreal, Pisy, Talcy, Thizy, Trevilly, Vassy and Vignes.

This page in French: Visiter Santigny