Thorey tourism and travel guide

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Thorey is situated in the Yonne department and Burgundy-Franche-Comté region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Thorey in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Tanlay at 7 km and Tonnerre at 12 km.

Thorey, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Chateau de Tanlay

Chateau de Tanlay

Castle at 7 km (direction south-south-west)

The frescoes and interior decoration are among the highlights of a visit...

See Chateau de Tanlay guide
Tonnerre

Tonnerre

at 12 km (direction west-south-west)

There are two impressive sites to see in Tonnerre: the medieval hospital...

See Tonnerre guide
Chateau d'Ancy-le-Franc

Chateau d'Ancy-le-Franc

Castle at 15 km (direction south-south-east)

The 15th century castle at Ancy-le-Franc was one of the very first...

See Chateau d'Ancy-le-Franc guide
Noyers-sur-Serein

Noyers-sur-Serein

Most Beautiful Village at 25 km (direction south-south-west)

The half-timbered houses and riverside setting make Noyers-sur-Serein one of our favourite...

See Noyers-sur-Serein guide
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Chablis

Chablis

at 26 km (direction west-south-west)

Best known for the very famous wines of the same name, Chablis...

See Chablis guide
Pontigny

Pontigny

at 30 km (direction west)

The abbey at Pontigny is one of the best known and substantial...

See Pontigny guide
Chatillon-sur-Seine

Chatillon-sur-Seine

at 34 km (direction east), in the Cote d'Or department

As well as the medieval centre of Chatillon-sur-Seine you can also see...

See Chatillon-sur-Seine guide
Montbard

Montbard

at 35 km (direction south-east), in the Cote d'Or department

A typical regional town, we suggest you take a stroll around the...

See Montbard guide
Fontenay Abbey

Fontenay Abbey

Abbey at 36 km (direction south-east), in the Cote d'Or department

The complex of buildings at the Abbey de Fontenay, and the surrounding...

See Fontenay Abbey guide
Montreal

Montreal

at 41 km (direction south-south-west)

Behind its fortified entrance, the small village of Montreal is a very...

See Montreal guide
Auxerre

Auxerre

at 43 km (direction west)

With its cathedral and churches, and extensive historic centre with half-timbered houses...

See Auxerre guide
Troyes

Troyes

at 44 km (direction west), in the Aube department

As well as one of the most impressive medieval quarters in France,...

See Troyes guide
Semur-en-Auxois

Semur-en-Auxois

at 49 km (direction south-south-east), in the Cote d'Or department

One of the prettiest of the Burgundy villages, Semur-en-Auxois has a very...

See Semur-en-Auxois guide
Avallon

Avallon

at 49 km (direction south-south-west)

Avallon is a very pleasant town to explore with some very imposing...

See Avallon guide

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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)

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Tourist attractions near Thorey, France

What to do at Thorey? 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)
 
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Geography and distances

Thorey is in the eastern-center of France at 43 kilometres from Auxerre, the department capital (general information: Thorey is 168 kilometres from Paris).

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

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

 
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