Verlin tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Joigny at 13 km from Verlin

Visit Verlin: highlights and tourist information

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Verlin 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 Verlin in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Popular places to visit nearby include Joigny at 13 km and Sens at 26 km.

Verlin, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 13 km (direction east)

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

See Joigny guide


at 26 km (direction north-north-east)

Sens is an important regional centre dominated by the Cathedral of Saint-Etienne, the first...

See Sens guide


at 35 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Auxerre guide


at 37 km (direction west), in the Loiret department

With more than 130 bridges across the numerous canals and rivers in Montargis, it...

See Montargis guide


at 38 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Pontigny guide


at 48 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Chablis guide


at 49 km (direction south)

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

See Guedelon guide


at 50 km (direction north-west), in the Seine-et-Marne department

Moret-sur-Loing is a pleasant town with a historic centre close to Fontainebleau...

See Moret-sur-Loing guide


at 56 km (direction south-west), in the Loiret department

With the Loire River and the Canal de Briare crossing in the centre of...

See Briare guide


at 58 km (direction west-south-west), in the Loiret department

To the east of the main Loire Valley, the view across the bridge to...

See Gien guide


Castle at 59 km (direction north-west), in the Seine-et-Marne department

The extraordinary decoration of the numerous rooms and royal apartments at Fontainebleau, and the...

See Fontainebleau guide

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Map of places to visit near Verlin


Markets in and near Verlin

  • Saint-Julien-du-Sault: market Sunday (5km)
  • Villeneuve-sur-Yonne: market Tuesday & Friday (9km)
  • Joigny: market Wednesday & Saturday (13km)
  • Courtenay: market Thursday (13km)
  • Aillant-sur-Tholon: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Sens: market Wednesday & Monday all day & Friday (21km)
  • Saint-Valerien: market Saturday (21km)
  • Migennes: market Thursday (21km)
  • Pont-sur-Yonne: market Wednesday & Sunday (30km)
  • Toucy: market Saturday (32km)

More information about Verlin, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Verlin, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Martial (Seignelay) (30km)
  • Abbaye de Pontigny (Pontigny) (38km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du manoir du Grand Courtoiseau (21km)
  • Parc du château de Thorigny (33km)
  • Arboretum national des Barres (41km)
  • Potager du jardin du château de La Bussière (45km)
  • Domaine national de Fontainebleau (58km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Verlin is in the eastern-center of France at 35 kilometres from Auxerre, the department capital (general information: Verlin is 114 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Verlin

Canton: Saint-Julien-du-Sault

Arrondissement: Sens

Department: Yonne

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 89330

Distance to Verlin

from Auxerre (prefecture): 35 km

from Paris: 114 km

from Calais: 341 km

from Nice: 572 km

from Bordeaux: 458 km

from Strasbourg: 340 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 Verlin from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bussy-le-Repos, Cudot, La Celle-Saint-Cyr, Precy-sur-Vrin, Saint-Julien-du-Sault, Saint-Loup-d'Ordon and Saint-Martin-d'Ordon.

This page in French: Visiter Verlin