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Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Yonne

Charny Township, near the Puisaye is in a very special position: on the edge of Loiret, on the edge of the Yonne, the Township revisit the memory of Burgundy's terroir with its artists, producers and restaurateurs. Surrounded by forests, Ouanne and pierced with numerous ponds, the township is full of treasures. It is up to you to discover ...

Geographical information

Latitude47.8834460 (N 47° 53’ 0”)
Longitude3.0964839 (E 3° 5’ 47”)
AltitudeFrom 130m to 201m
Surface area18.99 km²
Population1650 inhabitants
Density86 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureAuxerre (47 km, 39 min)
Insee code89086
IntercommunalityCC de l'Orée de Puisaye

Nearest cities & towns

Chêne-Arnoult3.8 km (10 min)
Prunoy4.6 km (7 min)
Fontenouilles4.7 km (9 min)
Saint-Martin-sur-Ouanne5.2 km (6 min)
Chambeugle5.8 km (8 min)
Perreux6.2 km (9 min)
Villefranche7.3 km (9 min)
Malicorne7.6 km (9 min)
Chevillon7.9 km (9 min)
Dicy8.4 km (11 min)
Saint-Denis-sur-Ouanne8.4 km (11 min)
Douchy8.4 km (10 min)
Marchais-Beton8.9 km (11 min)

Things to see and do

Discover, during your wanderings, the 19th century hall and its temporary exhibitions, the wash, the tithe barn, a recreation center with playground for children, swans and ducks in the lake, pond fishing .

Places of interest

Information points

Events and festivities

Market on Tuesday and Sunday morning in the hall.

Nature festival in June

Yard sales throughout the central city last July.

Fair of Saint-Simon in October.


Halle Charny
Halle Charny
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Guided tour of the seven locks
Culture and education35 € Rogny-les-Sept-Écluses (22 km)


Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
The Canal
HikeIntermediate2h15Rogny-les-Sept-Écluses (22 km)
Tour of Bléneau
Village visitEasy1h30Bléneau (23 km)
Municipality of Lindry
HikeEasy2h30Lindry (26 km)
Cultural tour around Entrains-sur-Nohain
Car itineraryEasy6h00Entrains-sur-Nohain (48 km)
Chablais Path
HikeEasy2h00Courgis (51 km)


Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals