Troyes tourism and travel guide

Photo of Troyes in Aube

Visit Troyes: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: As well as one of the most impressive medieval quarters in France, Troyes also has important renaissance buildings, a cathedral, a Museum of Modern Art and lots of other highlights

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Troyes. For detailed visitor information see the Troyes travel guide.

Troyes is situated in the Aube department and Champagne-Ardenne region (now part of the Grand-Est region), in the north-east of France - it is the prefecture (capital) of the Aube department (general information: Troyes is 142 kilometres from Paris).

Tourist classifications for Troyes include "town of art and history" and "secteur sauvegarde".

Popular places to visit nearby include Pontigny at 52 km and Chatillon-sur-Seine at 60 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Troyes, 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 Troyes in Grand-Est.

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

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Aube

Map of places to visit near Troyes

Markets in and near Troyes

Market days in Troyes: weekly market: Wednesday all day & Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday all day & Friday;

  • Troyes: market Wednesday all day & Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday all day & Friday (0km)
  • Sainte-Savine: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (3km)
  • La Chapelle-Saint-Luc: market Wednesday & Sunday (3km)
  • Lusigny-sur-Barse: market Saturday (14km)
  • Piney: market Tuesday (19km)
  • Estissac: market Sunday (21km)
  • Arcis-sur-Aube: market Friday (26km)
  • Mery-sur-Seine: market Saturday (27km)
  • Chaource: market Monday (28km)
  • Aix-en-Othe: market Wednesday & Saturday (28km)

More information about Troyes, Champagne-Ardenne

Tourist attractions near Troyes, France

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

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Foret-d'Orient (23km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Pontigny (Pontigny) (52km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martial (Seignelay) (58km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Barberey-Saint-Sulpice (6km)
  • Jardin du prieuré (31km)
  • Jardin botanique de Marnay-sur-Seine (45km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac d'Orient (19km)
  • Lacs Amance et du Temple (29km)
  • Forêt de la Traconne (51km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Nigloland (39km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Neuville-sur-Seine (38km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Troyes

Canton: Troyes

Arrondissement: Troyes

Department: Aube

Region: Champagne-Ardenne

New region: Grand-Est

Postcode: 10000

Distance to Troyes

from Troyes (prefecture): 1 km

from Paris: 142 km

from Calais: 335 km

from Nice: 567 km

from Bordeaux: 525 km

from Strasbourg: 272 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Troyes from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Barberey-Saint-Sulpice, Breviandes, Creney-Pres-Troyes, La Chapelle-Saint-Luc, La Riviere-de-Corps, Lavau, Les Noes-Pres-Troyes, Pont-Sainte-Marie, Rosieres-Pres-Troyes, Rouilly-Saint-Loup, Saint-Andre-les-Vergers, Saint-Germain, Saint-Julien-les-Villas, Saint-Parres-Aux-Tertres, Sainte-Maure, Sainte-Savine and Villechetif.

This page in French: Visiter Troyes