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TownBligny
Insee code10048
Postcode10200
Latitude48.1713040
Longitude4.6170510
Surface22.74 km²
Population198 inhabitants
Density8 inhabitants/km²
Chief townTroyes (at 52 km, 47 min)

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TOWN PRESENTATION

Town located southeast of the Aube, on the borders of the Haute-Marne, in the heart of the Côte des Bar, the main wine region of the Dawn. It produces the famous "nectar", "Champagne".

In the valley of Landion that feeds the pond Patis, Bligny with nearby forest and that of Clairvaux Bossican paradise for hunters and researchers mushrooms. Burgundy is not far away. Currently there are 2000 ha of forest and 100 hectares of vines in name.

Field that belonged to the Marquis of Dinteville, Bligny through his niece to the Marquis de Dampierre, whose son became famous at the Battle of Châtillon, Bagneux. Then Baron Cachard acquired in early 1900 and transformed it into one of the first vineyards in the Aube. This area disappears and 39/45 in the war that will be reconstructed in 1950 by various owners. Currently 8 Champagne producers share it.

The parents of the Marquise de Dampierre founded the "Glass" (from 1770 to 1870) will disappear to become "the Cristalleries Royales de Champagne" based in Bayel. Domaine de la Verrerie is currently occupied by a grower-handlers.


SIGHTSEEING

Linden Sainte-Eulalie, on the hill of the same name, shaded chapel whose remains were discovered during work wine. According to legend, underground allowed to join the Abbey of Clairvaux several kilometers distant. Many people have tried to find out but to no avail. Following this discovery, excavations were organized and helped to update a Merovingian cemetery. A sarcophagus was not desecrated updated. The stone is in the church of Bligny and housing the museum of Châtillon-sur-Seine.

Product castle Champagne "Castle Bligny", one of only two names "Castle" in Champagne. There is visited more than group of more than 100 people.

The Church of Saint-Symphorien, with its trompe l'oeil can be discovered on demand.

The town has five caves "Champagne" two of which are labeled.


EVENTS AND CELEBRATIONS

The festival takes place on the penultimate weekend of August.


ATTRACTIONS, LEISURES AND ACTIVITES AROUND

Beautiful walks by GR 24, of Bar-sur-Aube Bar-sur-Seine, as well as Bligny at Bar-sur-Aube Spoy and the old Roman road.

Champagne tourist route: from the Saulcy Riceys.

Nigloland, amusement park for the family.

The great lakes of the forest of East, Amance, Dienville: boating, fishing and recreation.

Abbey of Clairvaux.

Bar-sur-Aube and Bar-sur-Seine.

The Royales de Champagne Cristalleries Bayel.

Essoyes village of Renoir.

Brienne-le-Château: Napoleon school and museum.

Colombey-les-Deux-Eglises: the Cross of Lorraine, Boisserie, the Memorial Charles de Gaulle.

Troyes medieval town with a rich heritage unavoidable, factory outlets.

Chaumont viaduct.

Langres: Vauban city.

Cirey-sur-Blaise Castle dear Voltaire.

Leisure activities
NameType of activityPriceTown
Wine break in ChampagneLocal flavoursFrom 10 € to 100 €Bayel (12.3 km)
Cellar tour and Champagne tastingLocal flavoursFreeColombé-la-Fosse (16 km)
Vine and Wine Museum (for groups)Local flavours3.50 €Colombey-les-Deux-Églises (21 km)

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PHOTOS

The village saw VineyardThe village saw Vineyard
 
Champagne appellation CityChampagne appellation City
Castle BlignyCastle Bligny
 
The Pond PâtisThe Pond Pâtis
The swans on the pond PâtisThe swans on the pond Pâtis
 
VineyardsVineyards
Field of rape in springField of rape in spring
  

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WEATHER

Monday 24 November
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Min. 12°C - Max. 18°C
Tuesday 25 November
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Min. 10°C - Max. 15°C
Wednesday 26 November
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Min. 8°C - Max. 13°C

RESTAURANTS

 
French cuisine restaurantLe Val Moret  
9.5
Magnant
At the heart of the countryside Aube, 30km from Troyes Le Val Moret opens its doors. The quality of care that you reserve Marisy Theresa, the owner has no equal as generous dishes that...
Located 13 km from Bligny34 € per person 

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BED & BREAKFASTS

 
House with 4 bedroomsLe vieux pressoir    
9.6
Baroville
At the heart of an old house vignreons totally renovated, on the way the monks of Clairvaux, at the foot of the vineyards of Champagne and Isabelle Aurelia will be happy to tell you...
Located 8.2 km from Bligny58 € the double room 
House with 4 bedroomsLa combernee    
9.2
Viviers-sur-Artaut
Champagne house in the heart of a typical village of Champagne, you will discover our vineyard, the site of renoir, lakes and many walks.
Located 12.6 km from BlignyFrom 55 € to 60 € the double room 
House with 2 bedroomsRelais du chevalier    
9.5
Vendeuvre-sur-Barse
At the heart of the Orient Forest, near lakes, come stay in this welcoming guest house on the 1st floor. Bath and massage jets for exclusive use on the ground floor. Covered terrace,...
Located 13.6 km from Bligny48 € the double room 

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VACATION RENTALS

 
House for 6 personsLa Miellerie  
9.2
Bligny
Detached house on enclosed land located in the heart of the vineyard.
Located in BlignyFrom 208 € to 363 € per week 
House for 6 personsLe Relais des Verriers  
9.2
Bligny
Cottage with 2 separate accommodations, located on the Route Touristique du Champagne, wine in the village at the foot of the Château de Bligny. Hilly region with hills covered with...
Located in BlignyFrom 208 € to 358 € per week 
House for 6 personsLa Centième  
9.3
Bligny
House of character completely independent stone jointed,. Beamed ceilings and old bread oven. Located in the heart of a village of winemakers in the Côte des Bars in the Champagne tourist...
Located in BlignyFrom 210 € to 417 € per week 

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HOTELS

Logis Le Saint Nicolas - Hotel in BlignyLogis Le Saint Nicolas     
7.6
Bar-sur-Aube
Set in Bar sur Aube, in the middle of a vineyard, this charming hotel offers spacious rooms with many modern comforts in a very beautiful stone and half-timbering building adorned with...
Located 9.7 km from BlignyRoom from 75 €
Le Moulin Du Landion Hôtel et Spa - Hotel in BlignyLe Moulin Du Landion Hôtel et Spa     
7.7
Dolancourt
Stylish 16th century water mill, Le Moulin Du Landion combines the charm of the old days (timbered façade, sluicing, paddle wheel) with modern comfort. A heated, outdoor swimming pool...
Located 10.7 km from BlignyRoom from 74 €
Hostellerie La Chaumière - Hotel in BlignyHostellerie La Chaumière     
8.4
Arsonval
La Chaumière is set within a park in the village of Arsonval, 50 kilometres east of Troyes. It is situated on the banks of the River Aube and offers affordable accommodation with free...
Located 11.1 km from BlignyRoom from 83 €

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Logis Des Sources
Located 5 km from the historical centre of Troyes and right in the Pont Saint Marie outlet shop area, the Logis Des Sources offers free secure, underground...
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Golden Tulip Troyes
Hotel Golden Tulip Troyes Aeroport is located just 1 km from the Troyes-Barberey Airport in the Champagne-Ardenne region....
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