Villethierry tourism and travel guide

Photo of Villethierry in Yonne

Photo is of Sens at 16 km from Villethierry

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Villethierry 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 Villethierry in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

Popular places to visit nearby include Sens at 16 km and Moret-sur-Loing at 23 km.

Villethierry, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 16 km (direction east)

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

See Sens guide


at 23 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...

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Castle at 32 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...

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Heritage Site at 37 km (direction north-east), in the Seine-et-Marne department

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

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

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

See Montargis guide


at 40 km (direction south-east)

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

See Joigny guide
Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte

Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte

Castle at 43 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...

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

Bellegarde is a small traditional town with an atractive moated castle in the centre...

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at 62 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Pontigny guide

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Markets in and near Villethierry

  • Villeneuve-la-Guyard: market Monday (8km)
  • Pont-sur-Yonne: market Wednesday & Sunday (9km)
  • Saint-Valerien: market Saturday (10km)
  • Sens: market Wednesday & Monday all day & Friday (17km)
  • Egreville: market Monday (18km)
  • Bray-sur-Seine: market Friday (21km)
  • Moret-sur-Loing: market Tuesday (22km)
  • Donnemarie-Dontilly: market Monday (24km)
  • Courtenay: market Thursday (25km)
  • Champagne-sur-Seine: market Thursday & Saturday (26km)

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Tourist attractions near Villethierry, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Chateau de Motte-Tilly (35km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglises de Saint Loup (Saint-Loup-de-Naud) (32km)
  • Collegiale Saint Quiriace (Provins) (37km)
  • Abbaye du Lys (Dammarie-les-Lys) (43km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martial (Seignelay) (56km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Thorigny (25km)
  • Domaine national de Fontainebleau (32km)
  • Jardins du manoir du Grand Courtoiseau (37km)
  • Parc du château de Vaux-le-Vicomte (43km)
  • Jardin botanique de Marnay-sur-Seine (45km)
  • Parc du château de Courances (49km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de la Traconne (61km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Sens (17km)
  • Melun (43km)
  • Le Mee-sur-Seine (44km)

Geography and distances

Villethierry is in the eastern-center of France at 64 kilometres from Auxerre, the department capital (general information: Villethierry is 85 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Villethierry

Canton: Pont-sur-Yonne

Arrondissement: Sens

Department: Yonne

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 89140

Distance to Villethierry

from Auxerre (prefecture): 64 km

from Paris: 85 km

from Calais: 311 km

from Nice: 602 km

from Bordeaux: 472 km

from Strasbourg: 347 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 Villethierry from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Blennes, Brannay, Champigny, Diant, Dollot, Lixy, Montmachoux, Saint-Agnan and Vallery.

This page in French: Visiter Villethierry