Venoy tourism and travel guide

Photo of Venoy in Yonne

Photo is of Auxerre at 5 km from Venoy

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Venoy 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 Venoy in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Popular places to visit nearby include Auxerre at 5 km and Chablis at 12 km.

Venoy, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 5 km (direction west)

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

See Auxerre guide


at 12 km (direction east)

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

See Chablis guide


at 13 km (direction north-east)

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

See Pontigny guide


at 26 km (direction east)

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

See Tonnerre guide


at 27 km (direction north-west)

In the centre of the the traditional local town of Joigny you can see...

See Joigny guide


Most Beautiful Village at 29 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Noyers-sur-Serein guide
Chateau de Tanlay

Chateau de Tanlay

Castle at 34 km (direction east)

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

See Chateau de Tanlay guide
Vézelay basilica

Vézelay basilica

Church at 39 km (direction south-south-east)

The basilica in Vézelay is a monumental example of roman style architecture, with 12th...

See Vézelay basilica guide


Heritage Site at 39 km (direction south-south-east)

Even if it didn't have one of the most famous abbeys in France, Vezelay...

See Vezelay guide
Chateau d\'Ancy-le-Franc

Chateau d'Ancy-le-Franc

Castle at 39 km (direction east)

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

See Chateau d'Ancy-le-Franc guide


at 39 km (direction south-south-west), in the Nievre department

The Collegiale Saint-Martin is the principal monument here in the historic centre of Clamecy...

See Clamecy guide


at 41 km (direction south-east)

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

See Avallon guide


at 42 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Montreal guide


at 44 km (direction west-south-west)

At the remarkable site of Guedelon an entire medieval castle is being reconstructed using...

See Guedelon guide

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

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Map of places to visit near Venoy


Markets in and near Venoy

  • Auxerre: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (5km)
  • Chablis: market Sunday (12km)
  • Vermenton: market Friday (18km)
  • Migennes: market Thursday (20km)
  • Aillant-sur-Tholon: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Saint-Florentin: market Monday (23km)
  • Tonnerre: market Saturday (26km)
  • Joigny: market Wednesday & Saturday (27km)
  • Toucy: market Saturday (27km)
  • Ervy-le-Chatel: market Friday (33km)

More information about Venoy, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Venoy, France

What to do at Venoy? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Venoy.

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Martial (Seignelay) (11km)
  • Abbaye de Pontigny (Pontigny) (13km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du prieuré (49km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Venoy is in the eastern-center of France at 5 kilometres from Auxerre, the department capital (general information: Venoy is 151 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Venoy

Canton: Auxerre-Est

Arrondissement: Auxerre

Department: Yonne

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 89290

Distance to Venoy

from Auxerre (prefecture): 5 km

from Paris: 151 km

from Calais: 373 km

from Nice: 536 km

from Bordeaux: 462 km

from Strasbourg: 317 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 Venoy from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Augy, Auxerre, Bleigny-le-Carreau, Chitry, Moneteau, Quenne and Villeneuve-Saint-Salves.

This page in French: Visiter Venoy