Volgre tourism and travel guide

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Visit Volgre: highlights and tourist information

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Volgre is situated in the Yonne department and Burgundy region (now part of the Burgundy-Franche-Comté region), in the eastern-center of France at 22 kilometres from Auxerre, the department capital (general information: Volgre is 127 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Joigny at 9 km and Auxerre at 22 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Volgre, 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 Volgre 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 Volgre

Markets in and near Volgre

  • Aillant-sur-Tholon: market Tuesday (5km)
  • Joigny: market Wednesday & Saturday (9km)
  • Saint-Julien-du-Sault: market Sunday (13km)
  • Migennes: market Thursday (14km)
  • Villeneuve-sur-Yonne: market Tuesday & Friday (18km)
  • Toucy: market Saturday (21km)
  • Auxerre: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (23km)
  • Courtenay: market Thursday (24km)
  • Sens: market Wednesday & Monday all day & Friday (31km)
  • Saint-Florentin: market Monday (31km)

More information about Volgre, Burgundy

Tourist attractions near Volgre, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Volgre.

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Martial (Seignelay) (21km)
  • Abbaye de Pontigny (Pontigny) (29km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du manoir du Grand Courtoiseau (26km)
  • Parc du château de Thorigny (42km)
  • Arboretum national des Barres (43km)
  • 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: Volgre

Canton: Aillant-sur-Tholon

Arrondissement: Auxerre

Department: Yonne

Region: Burgundy

New region: Burgundy-Franche-Comté

Postcode: 89710

Distance to Volgre

from Auxerre (prefecture): 22 km

from Paris: 127 km

from Calais: 353 km

from Nice: 559 km

from Bordeaux: 455 km

from Strasbourg: 336 km

Getting here

Volgre 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 Volgre from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aillant-sur-Tholon, Beon, Champvallon, Chamvres, Paroy-sur-Tholon, Poilly-sur-Tholon, Precy-sur-Vrin, Senan and Villiers-sur-Tholon.

This page in French: Visiter Volgre