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Seignelay tourism and travel guide

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Visit Seignelay: highlights and tourist information

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Seignelay is situated in the Yonne department and Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 12 kilometres from Auxerre, the department capital (general information: Seignelay is 141 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Pontigny at 8 km and Auxerre at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Seignelay, 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 Seignelay 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 Seignelay

Markets in and near Seignelay

  • Migennes: market Thursday (10km)
  • Auxerre: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (12km)
  • Saint-Florentin: market Monday (15km)
  • Joigny: market Wednesday & Saturday (18km)
  • Chablis: market Sunday (18km)
  • Aillant-sur-Tholon: market Tuesday (19km)
  • Saint-Julien-du-Sault: market Sunday (27km)
  • Ervy-le-Chatel: market Friday (27km)
  • Tonnerre: market Saturday (28km)
  • Vermenton: market Friday (29km)

More information about Seignelay, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Seignelay, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Martial (Seignelay) (0km)
  • Abbaye de Pontigny (Pontigny) (8km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Thorigny (46km)
  • Jardin du prieuré (47km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Seignelay

Canton: Seignelay

Arrondissement: Auxerre

Department: Yonne

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 89250

Distance to Seignelay

from Auxerre (prefecture): 12 km

from Paris: 141 km

from Calais: 361 km

from Nice: 547 km

from Bordeaux: 468 km

from Strasbourg: 316 km

Getting here

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

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Appoigny, Beaumont, Bonnard, Chemilly-sur-Yonne, Cheny, Gurgy, Hauterive, Hery, Mont-Saint-Sulpice, Montigny-la-Resle, Ormoy, Rouvray and Villeneuve-Saint-Salves.

This page in French: Visiter Seignelay

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