Sommecaise tourism and travel guide

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Visit Sommecaise: highlights and tourist information

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Sommecaise is situated in the Yonne department and Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 26 kilometres from Auxerre, the department capital (general information: Sommecaise is 130 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Joigny at 19 km and Auxerre at 26 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Sommecaise, 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 Sommecaise 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 Sommecaise

Markets in and near Sommecaise

  • Aillant-sur-Tholon: market Tuesday (9km)
  • Toucy: market Saturday (14km)
  • Joigny: market Wednesday & Saturday (19km)
  • Saint-Julien-du-Sault: market Sunday (21km)
  • Migennes: market Thursday (24km)
  • Courtenay: market Thursday (25km)
  • Auxerre: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (26km)
  • Saint-Sauveur-en-Puisaye: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Saint-Fargeau: market Friday (26km)
  • Villeneuve-sur-Yonne: market Tuesday & Friday (26km)

More information about Sommecaise, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Sommecaise, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Martial (Seignelay) (28km)
  • Abbaye de Pontigny (Pontigny) (36km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du manoir du Grand Courtoiseau (21km)
  • Arboretum national des Barres (36km)
  • Potager du jardin du château de La Bussière (37km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Sommecaise

Canton: Aillant-sur-Tholon

Arrondissement: Auxerre

Department: Yonne

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 89110

Distance to Sommecaise

from Auxerre (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 130 km

from Calais: 359 km

from Nice: 557 km

from Bordeaux: 444 km

from Strasbourg: 344 km

Getting here

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

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Grandchamp, La Ferte-Loupiere and Les Ormes.

This page in French: Visiter Sommecaise