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Bar-sur-Seine - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Aube

City flower and capital of Canton, Bar-sur-Seine is the Coast Gateway Bars in Champagne.

The historic area along the left bank of the Seine by charming half-timbered houses, its vestiges of the old castle of the Counts of Bar, its listed church and Templar Commandery.

Bar-sur-Seine is located in the southern Champagne region, near the medieval town of Troyes.

Geographical information

Tourism labels
Latitude48.1141540 (N 48° 6’ 51”)
Longitude4.3733860 (E 4° 22’ 24”)
Surface area27.53 km²
Population3386 inhabitants
Density122 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureTroyes (33 km, 36 min)
Insee code10034
IntercommunalityCC du Barséquanais

Nearest cities & towns

Bourguignons2.8 km (5 min)
Merrey-sur-Arce3.3 km (6 min)
Polisot5.9 km (9 min)
Celles-sur-Ource6 km (8 min)
Virey-sous-Bar6.9 km (8 min)
Jully-sur-Sarce6.9 km (10 min)
Polisy7 km (8 min)
Ville-sur-Arce7.7 km (11 min)
Villemorien7.9 km (8 min)
Buxeuil8 km (9 min)
Magnant8 km (8 min)
Courtenot8.1 km (11 min)
Fralignes8.3 km (13 min)

Things to see and do

Places of interest

Information points
Natural sites

Events and festivities

Champagne Festival the last weekend in July.


Church St Etienne
Church St Etienne
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La Seine
La Seine
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Templar Chapel of Avalleur
Templar Chapel of Avalleur
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Renaissance House
Renaissance House
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St Roch and his dog
St Roch and his dog
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Old Bottles Museum
Culture and educationFreeCelles-sur-Ource (4.6 km)
Taste and buy local wine at the Caveau des Riceys
Local flavoursFreeLes Riceys (14 km)
Vine and Wine Museum (for groups)
Local flavours350 € Colombey-les-Deux-Églises (41 km)


Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Walk for Jo - Geoffroy Sifferlen Path
HikeEasy3h00Noé-les-Mallets (14.7 km)
Giffaumont-Champaubert - Droyes
Cycling itineraryEasy3h00Giffaumont-Champaubert (56 km)
Chablais Path
HikeEasy2h00Courgis (60 km)


Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals