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Villiers-sur-Tholon tourism and travel guide

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Visit Villiers-sur-Tholon: highlights and tourist information

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Villiers-sur-Tholon is situated in the Yonne department and Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 20 kilometres from Auxerre, the department capital (general information: Villiers-sur-Tholon is 130 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Joigny at 11 km and Auxerre at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Villiers-sur-Tholon, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Villiers-sur-Tholon in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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


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

Map of places to visit near Villiers-sur-Tholon


Markets in and near Villiers-sur-Tholon

  • Aillant-sur-Tholon: market Tuesday (2km)
  • Joigny: market Wednesday & Saturday (11km)
  • Migennes: market Thursday (15km)
  • Saint-Julien-du-Sault: market Sunday (16km)
  • Toucy: market Saturday (18km)
  • Auxerre: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (20km)
  • Villeneuve-sur-Yonne: market Tuesday & Friday (22km)
  • Courtenay: market Thursday (27km)
  • Saint-Florentin: market Monday (32km)
  • Saint-Sauveur-en-Puisaye: market Wednesday (32km)

More information about Villiers-sur-Tholon, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Villiers-sur-Tholon, France

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Martial (Seignelay) (20km)
  • Abbaye de Pontigny (Pontigny) (28km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du manoir du Grand Courtoiseau (27km)
  • Arboretum national des Barres (44km)
  • Parc du château de Thorigny (45km)
  • Potager du jardin du château de La Bussière (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Villiers-sur-Tholon

Canton: Aillant-sur-Tholon

Arrondissement: Auxerre

Department: Yonne

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 89110

Distance to Villiers-sur-Tholon

from Auxerre (prefecture): 20 km

from Paris: 130 km

from Calais: 357 km

from Nice: 556 km

from Bordeaux: 453 km

from Strasbourg: 336 km

Getting here

Villiers-sur-Tholon is in the eastern-center of France. 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 Villiers-sur-Tholon from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aillant-sur-Tholon, Champvallon, Chassy, Laduz, Les Ormes, Poilly-sur-Tholon, Senan and Volgre.

This page in French: Visiter Villiers-sur-Tholon

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