Thory tourism and travel guide

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Visit Thory: highlights and tourist information

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Thory is situated in the Yonne department and Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 37 kilometres from Auxerre, the department capital (general information: Thory is 185 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Avallon at 8 km and Montreal at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Thory, 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 Thory 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 Thory

Markets in and near Thory

  • Avallon: market Saturday (8km)
  • Vermenton: market Friday (17km)
  • Chablis: market Sunday (29km)
  • Ancy-le-Franc: market Thursday (29km)
  • Clamecy: market Saturday (32km)
  • Montbard: market Friday (33km)
  • Tonnerre: market Saturday (33km)
  • Auxerre: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (36km)
  • Corbigny: market Friday (39km)
  • Saulieu: market Saturday (40km)

More information about Thory, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Thory, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Alesia (43km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Fontenay (Montbard) (33km)
  • Eglise de Saint Barthélémy (Cervon) (38km)
  • Basilique de Saint Andoche (Saulieu) (40km)
  • Abbaye de Pontigny (Pontigny) (41km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martial (Seignelay) (44km)
  • Prieuré de Saint Révérien (Saint-Reverien) (50km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du moulin de Athie (26km)
  • Potager du château de Lantilly (35km)
  • Parc de Saint-Léger (36km)
  • Abbaye de Fontenay (37km)
  • Jardin de la Chaux (45km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Siège d'Alésia (44km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Thory

Canton: Avallon

Arrondissement: Avallon

Department: Yonne

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 89200

Distance to Thory

from Auxerre (prefecture): 37 km

from Paris: 185 km

from Calais: 405 km

from Nice: 502 km

from Bordeaux: 460 km

from Strasbourg: 307 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Annay-la-Cote, Anneot, Athie, Coutarnoux, Dissangis, Etaule, Girolles, Lucy-le-Bois, Provency, Sainte-Colombe, Sauvigny-le-Bois and Tharot.

This page in French: Visiter Thory