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Vincelles tourism and travel guide

Photo of Vincelles in Yonne

Photo is of Auxerre at 12 km from Vincelles

Visit Vincelles: highlights and tourist information

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Vincelles is situated in the Yonne department and Burgundy-Franche-Comté region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Auxerre at 12 km and Chablis at 17 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Vincelles, 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 Vincelles in Burgundy-Franche-Comté.

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

Auxerre

Auxerre

at 12 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Auxerre guide
Chablis

Chablis

at 17 km (direction north-east)

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

See Chablis guide
Pontigny

Pontigny

at 23 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Pontigny guide
Noyers-sur-Serein

Noyers-sur-Serein

Most Beautiful Village at 27 km (direction east)

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

See Noyers-sur-Serein guide
 
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Vézelay basilica

Vézelay basilica

Church at 28 km (direction south-south-east)

The basilica in Vézelay is a monumental example of roman style architecture,...

See Vézelay basilica guide
Vezelay

Vezelay

Heritage Site at 28 km (direction south-south-east)

Even if it didn't have one of the most famous abbeys...

See Vezelay guide
Clamecy

Clamecy

at 28 km (direction south-south-west), in the Nievre department

The Collegiale Saint-Martin is the principal monument here in the historic centre...

See Clamecy guide
Tonnerre

Tonnerre

at 31 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Tonnerre guide
Avallon

Avallon

at 31 km (direction south-east)

Avallon is a very pleasant town to explore with some very...

See Avallon guide
Montreal

Montreal

at 35 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Montreal guide
Joigny

Joigny

at 36 km (direction north-west)

In the centre of the the traditional local town of Joigny...

See Joigny guide
Chateau de Tanlay

Chateau de Tanlay

Castle at 37 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Chateau de Tanlay guide
Guedelon

Guedelon

at 38 km (direction west-south-west)

At the remarkable site of Guedelon an entire medieval...

See Guedelon guide
Chateau d'Ancy-le-Franc

Chateau d'Ancy-le-Franc

Castle at 40 km (direction east)

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

See Chateau d'Ancy-le-Franc guide

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

Map of places to visit near Vincelles

 
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Markets in and near Vincelles

  • Vermenton: market Friday (9km)
  • Auxerre: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (11km)
  • Chablis: market Sunday (18km)
  • Toucy: market Saturday (26km)
  • Clamecy: market Saturday (28km)
  • Aillant-sur-Tholon: market Tuesday (29km)
  • Migennes: market Thursday (30km)
  • Tonnerre: market Saturday (31km)
  • Avallon: market Saturday (31km)
  • Saint-Florentin: market Monday (34km)

More information about Vincelles, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Vincelles, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Martial (Seignelay) (22km)
  • Abbaye de Pontigny (Pontigny) (24km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame-du-Pré (Donzy) (54km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du prieuré (56km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

 
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Geography and distances

Vincelles is in the eastern-center of France at 12 kilometres from Auxerre, the department capital (general information: Vincelles is 160 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Vincelles

Canton: Coulanges-la-Vineuse

Arrondissement: Auxerre

Department: Yonne

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 89290

Distance to Vincelles

from Auxerre (prefecture): 12 km

from Paris: 160 km

from Calais: 383 km

from Nice: 527 km

from Bordeaux: 454 km

from Strasbourg: 321 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 Vincelles from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Accolay, Bazarnes, Champs-sur-Yonne, Coulanges-la-Vineuse, Cravant, Escolives-Sainte-Camille, Irancy, Jussy, Saint-Bris-le-Vineux, Val-de-Mercy and Vincelottes.

This page in French: Visiter Vincelles

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