Villeroy tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Sens at 11 km from Villeroy

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Villeroy 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 Villeroy in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Popular places to visit nearby include Sens at 11 km and Joigny at 26 km.

Villeroy, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 11 km (direction north-east)

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

See Sens guide


at 26 km (direction south-east)

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

See Joigny guide


at 36 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


at 39 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


Heritage Site at 44 km (direction north-north-east), in the Seine-et-Marne department

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

See Provins guide


Castle at 45 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 49 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Pontigny guide


at 50 km (direction south-east)

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

See Auxerre guide
Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte

Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte

Castle at 56 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


at 60 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Chablis guide

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Markets in and near Villeroy

  • Saint-Valerien: market Saturday (7km)
  • Sens: market Wednesday & Monday all day & Friday (8km)
  • Pont-sur-Yonne: market Wednesday & Sunday (12km)
  • Villeneuve-sur-Yonne: market Tuesday & Friday (13km)
  • Saint-Julien-du-Sault: market Sunday (17km)
  • Courtenay: market Thursday (18km)
  • Villeneuve-la-Guyard: market Monday (21km)
  • Egreville: market Monday (23km)
  • Joigny: market Wednesday & Saturday (26km)
  • Bray-sur-Seine: market Friday (27km)

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Tourist attractions near Villeroy, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Chateau de Motte-Tilly (38km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglises de Saint Loup (Saint-Loup-de-Naud) (41km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martial (Seignelay) (43km)
  • Collegiale Saint Quiriace (Provins) (44km)
  • Abbaye de Pontigny (Pontigny) (49km)
  • Abbaye du Lys (Dammarie-les-Lys) (56km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Thorigny (21km)
  • Jardins du manoir du Grand Courtoiseau (30km)
  • Domaine national de Fontainebleau (44km)
  • Jardin botanique de Marnay-sur-Seine (47km)
  • Arboretum national des Barres (49km)
  • Potager du jardin du château de La Bussière (55km)
  • Parc du château de Vaux-le-Vicomte (56km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Sens (8km)
  • Melun (57km)
  • Le Mee-sur-Seine (58km)

Geography and distances

Villeroy is in the eastern-center of France at 50 kilometres from Auxerre, the department capital (general information: Villeroy is 98 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Villeroy

Canton: Chéroy

Arrondissement: Sens

Department: Yonne

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 89100

Distance to Villeroy

from Auxerre (prefecture): 50 km

from Paris: 98 km

from Calais: 323 km

from Nice: 588 km

from Bordeaux: 469 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 Villeroy from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Collemiers, Cornant, Courtoin, Courtois-sur-Yonne, Egriselles-le-Bocage, Foucheres, Gron, Nailly, Paron, Saint-Martin-du-Tertre, Subligny, Villebougis and Villeneuve-la-Dondagre.

This page in French: Visiter Villeroy