Veron tourism and travel guide

Photo of Veron in Yonne

Photo is of Sens at 13 km from Veron

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Veron 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 Veron in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Popular places to visit nearby include Sens at 13 km and Joigny at 17 km.

Veron, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 13 km (direction )

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

See Sens guide


at 17 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Joigny guide


at 39 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Pontigny guide


at 41 km (direction south-east)

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

See Auxerre guide


at 45 km (direction west-south-west), in the Loiret department

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

See Montargis guide


at 46 km (direction west-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


Heritage Site at 48 km (direction west-north-west), in the Seine-et-Marne department

The small town of Provins has retained a great deal of its medieval heritage,...

See Provins guide


at 50 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Chablis guide


Castle at 55 km (direction west-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


at 58 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Tonnerre guide
Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte

Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte

Castle at 66 km (direction north-west), in the Seine-et-Marne department

The Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte is one of the most important classical style castles in...

See Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte guide

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

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Map of places to visit near Veron


Markets in and near Veron

  • Villeneuve-sur-Yonne: market Tuesday & Friday (5km)
  • Sens: market Wednesday & Monday all day & Friday (8km)
  • Saint-Julien-du-Sault: market Sunday (11km)
  • Saint-Valerien: market Saturday (17km)
  • Joigny: market Wednesday & Saturday (17km)
  • Pont-sur-Yonne: market Wednesday & Sunday (19km)
  • Courtenay: market Thursday (21km)
  • Villeneuve-l'Archeveque: market Saturday (23km)
  • Migennes: market Thursday (23km)
  • Aillant-sur-Tholon: market Tuesday (28km)

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Tourist attractions near Veron, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Chateau de Motte-Tilly (39km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Martial (Seignelay) (33km)
  • Abbaye de Pontigny (Pontigny) (39km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Thorigny (20km)
  • Jardins du manoir du Grand Courtoiseau (32km)
  • Jardin botanique de Marnay-sur-Seine (47km)
  • Arboretum national des Barres (52km)
  • Potager du jardin du château de La Bussière (57km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Veron is in the eastern-center of France at 41 kilometres from Auxerre, the department capital (general information: Veron is 107 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Veron

Canton: Sens-Sud-Est

Arrondissement: Sens

Department: Yonne

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 89510

Distance to Veron

from Auxerre (prefecture): 41 km

from Paris: 107 km

from Calais: 331 km

from Nice: 579 km

from Bordeaux: 471 km

from Strasbourg: 332 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 Veron from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Collemiers, Etigny, Gron, Les Bordes, Maillot, Malay-le-Grand, Malay-le-Petit, Marsangy, Paron, Passy, Rousson and Villeneuve-sur-Yonne.

This page in French: Visiter Veron