Villiers-le-Bois tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Chateau de Tanlay at 14 km from Villiers-le-Bois

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Villiers-le-Bois is situated in the Aube department and Grand-Est region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Villiers-le-Bois in Grand-Est.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Tanlay at 14 km and Tonnerre at 20 km.

Villiers-le-Bois, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Chateau de Tanlay

Chateau de Tanlay

Castle at 14 km (direction south-west), in the Yonne department

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

See Chateau de Tanlay guide


at 20 km (direction west-south-west), in the Yonne department

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

See Tonnerre guide
Chateau d'Ancy-le-Franc

Chateau d'Ancy-le-Franc

Castle at 21 km (direction south), in the Yonne department

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

See Chateau d'Ancy-le-Franc guide


at 30 km (direction east-south-east), in the Cote d'Or department

As well as the medieval centre of Chatillon-sur-Seine you can also see...

See Chatillon-sur-Seine guide


Most Beautiful Village at 33 km (direction south-west), in the Yonne department

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

See Noyers-sur-Serein guide


at 33 km (direction west-south-west), in the Yonne department

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

See Chablis guide


at 36 km (direction west), in the Yonne department

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

See Pontigny guide


at 39 km (direction south-south-east), in the Cote d'Or department

A typical regional town, we suggest you take a stroll around the...

See Montbard guide


at 39 km (direction north-north-west)

As well as one of the most impressive medieval quarters in France,...

See Troyes guide
Fontenay Abbey

Fontenay Abbey

Abbey at 40 km (direction south-south-east), in the Cote d'Or department

The complex of buildings at the Abbey de Fontenay, and the surrounding...

See Fontenay Abbey guide


at 48 km (direction south-south-west), in the Yonne department

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

See Montreal guide


at 50 km (direction west-south-west), in the Yonne department

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

See Auxerre guide


Most Beautiful Village at 56 km (direction south-east), in the Cote d'Or department

The village of Flavigny retains an ancient centre surrounded by fortified walls,...

See Flavigny guide

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Map of places to visit near Villiers-le-Bois


Markets in and near Villiers-le-Bois

  • Chaource: market Monday (12km)
  • Les Riceys: market Thursday (13km)
  • Tonnerre: market Saturday (20km)
  • Ancy-le-Franc: market Thursday (21km)
  • Bar-sur-Seine: market Friday (21km)
  • Ervy-le-Chatel: market Friday (23km)
  • Mussy-sur-Seine: market Thursday (23km)
  • Essoyes: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Chatillon-sur-Seine: market Saturday (30km)
  • Chablis: market Sunday (33km)

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Tourist attractions near Villiers-le-Bois, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Bussy-Rabutin Chateau (51km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Foret-d'Orient (42km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Pontigny (Pontigny) (36km)
  • Abbaye de Fontenay (Montbard) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martial (Seignelay) (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du prieuré (8km)
  • Abbaye de Fontenay (38km)
  • Jardin du moulin de Athie (44km)
  • Jardin du château de Barberey-Saint-Sulpice (44km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac d'Orient (37km)
  • Lacs Amance et du Temple (48km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Nigloland (47km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Neuville-sur-Seine (19km)
  • Colombe-le-Sec (56km)

Geography and distances

Villiers-le-Bois is in the north-east of France at 39 kilometres from Troyes, the department capital (general information: Villiers-le-Bois is 169 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Villiers-le-Bois

Canton: Chaource

Arrondissement: Troyes

Department: Aube

Region: Champagne-Ardenne

New region: Grand-Est

Postcode: 10210

Distance to Villiers-le-Bois

from Troyes (prefecture): 39 km

from Paris: 169 km

from Calais: 373 km

from Nice: 530 km

from Bordeaux: 504 km

from Strasbourg: 272 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Villiers-le-Bois from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arthonnay, Balnot-la-Grange, Bragelogne-Beauvoir, Channes, Etourvy, Maisons-les-Chaource, Quincerot, Trichey and Villon.

This page in French: Visiter Villiers-le-Bois