Sauvigny-le-Bois tourism and travel guide

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Visit Sauvigny-le-Bois: highlights and tourist information

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Sauvigny-le-Bois is situated in the Yonne department and Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 42 kilometres from Auxerre, the department capital (general information: Sauvigny-le-Bois is 190 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Avallon at 3 km and Montreal at 8 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Sauvigny-le-Bois, 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 Sauvigny-le-Bois in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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


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Map of places to visit near Sauvigny-le-Bois

Markets in and near Sauvigny-le-Bois

  • Avallon: market Saturday (3km)
  • Vermenton: market Friday (23km)
  • Clamecy: market Saturday (32km)
  • Montbard: market Friday (33km)
  • Ancy-le-Franc: market Thursday (33km)
  • Montsauche-les-Settons: market Thursday all day (34km)
  • Saulieu: market Saturday (34km)
  • Corbigny: market Friday (35km)
  • Chablis: market Sunday (35km)
  • Tonnerre: market Saturday (38km)

More information about Sauvigny-le-Bois, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Sauvigny-le-Bois, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Alesia (41km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Bussy-Rabutin Chateau (44km)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Fontenay (Montbard) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint Barthélémy (Cervon) (33km)
  • Basilique de Saint Andoche (Saulieu) (34km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Révérien (Saint-Reverien) (47km)
  • Abbaye de Pontigny (Pontigny) (47km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martial (Seignelay) (50km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du moulin de Athie (24km)
  • Parc de Saint-Léger (30km)
  • Potager du château de Lantilly (33km)
  • Abbaye de Fontenay (36km)
  • Jardin de la Chaux (39km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Siège d'Alésia (42km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Sauvigny-le-Bois

Canton: Avallon

Arrondissement: Avallon

Department: Yonne

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 89200

Distance to Sauvigny-le-Bois

from Auxerre (prefecture): 42 km

from Paris: 190 km

from Calais: 411 km

from Nice: 496 km

from Bordeaux: 457 km

from Strasbourg: 307 km

Getting here

Sauvigny-le-Bois 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 Sauvigny-le-Bois from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Annay-la-Cote, Anneot, Athie, Avallon, Etaule, Lucy-le-Bois, Magny, Provency, Sainte-Colombe, Sceaux and Thory.

This page in French: Visiter Sauvigny-le-Bois