Thorey tourism and travel guide

Photo of Thorey in Yonne

Visit Thorey: highlights and tourist information

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Thorey is situated in the Yonne department and Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 43 kilometres from Auxerre, the department capital (general information: Thorey is 168 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Tanlay at 7 km and Tonnerre at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Thorey, 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 Thorey 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 Thorey

Markets in and near Thorey

  • Tonnerre: market Saturday (12km)
  • Ancy-le-Franc: market Thursday (15km)
  • Chaource: market Monday (17km)
  • Les Riceys: market Thursday (20km)
  • Ervy-le-Chatel: market Friday (22km)
  • Chablis: market Sunday (26km)
  • Mussy-sur-Seine: market Thursday (29km)
  • Bar-sur-Seine: market Friday (29km)
  • Saint-Florentin: market Monday (31km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Seine: market Saturday (34km)

More information about Thorey, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Thorey, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Alesia (49km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Bussy-Rabutin Chateau (49km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Pontigny (Pontigny) (30km)
  • Abbaye de Fontenay (Montbard) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martial (Seignelay) (39km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du prieuré (16km)
  • Abbaye de Fontenay (36km)
  • Jardin du moulin de Athie (39km)
  • Potager du château de Lantilly (44km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac d'Orient (44km)
  • Siège d'Alésia (50km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Nigloland (55km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Neuville-sur-Seine (27km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Thorey

Canton: Cruzy-le-Châtel

Arrondissement: Avallon

Department: Yonne

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 89430

Distance to Thorey

from Auxerre (prefecture): 43 km

from Paris: 168 km

from Calais: 376 km

from Nice: 527 km

from Bordeaux: 496 km

from Strasbourg: 279 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Baon, Etourvy, Melisey, Molosmes, Quincerot, Rugny, Saint-Martin-sur-Armancon, Trichey and Villon.

This page in French: Visiter Thorey