Essoyes

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TownEssoyes
Insee code10141
Postcode10360
Latitude48.0575970
Longitude4.5364860
Surface35.57 km²
Population746 inhabitants
Density20 inhabitants/km²
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CLOSEST CITIES & TOWNS

Chief townTroyes (at 49 km, 51 min)Loches-sur-Ource at 2.6 km
DepartmentAubeVerpillières-sur-Ource at 3 km
RegionChampagne-ArdenneSearch another town

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TOWN PRESENTATION

Located 45 km south of Troyes, 15 km from Bar-sur-Seine, this large village has more than 700 inhabitants. The best view is from Essoyes Fontette: a valley surrounded by greenery in a single glance we embrace this village at the bottom. Tributary of the Seine, Ource cut the town in two. A location away from major thoroughfares that invites you to relax and rest.

One can not speak of Essoyes without mentioning Pierre-Auguste Renoir and his son Jean Renoir, the director, Pierre Renoir, actor, Claude Renoir, ceramist, all buried in the village cemetery. Essoyes, it is also the birthplace of other famous men: Auguste Heriot, founder of the Grands Magasins du Louvre in the 19th century became the hero of the novel by Emile Zola "Au bonheur des dames" Louis Morel, sculptor, the Renoir hand.


SIGHTSEEING

To see in the village: the cultural center Renoir on the side of Renoir, the painter, the family castle Heriot and the cemetery are buried all Renoir Pierre-Auguste and his wife Aline and her 3 Charigot son, John, Peter and Claude and sculptor Louis Morel, Auguste Heriot.

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Information pointsTourist Office of Essoyes
Natural sitesWood of Ceulx,   Wood of Charme Ronde,   Wood of Foucherolle

EVENTS AND CELEBRATIONS

The third weekend of May Essoyes organizes several years, the wine fair where about 50 winemakers from all over France present their productions. This event attracts more and more people, especially the Belgians who love the region and good French wines.

The first Saturday in June, you can participate in the walk with Generations Movement "Together to the roads to Santiago."


ATTRACTIONS, LEISURES AND ACTIVITES AROUND

Dawn is rich in historical places. Some towns and villages must see:

Avalleur: the chapel of the Commandery of Knights Templar.

Brienne Napoleon Museum.

Chaource: the church of Saint John the Baptist and the Entombment.

Châtillon-sur-Seine: the Museum of the Lady of Vix.

Clairvaux Abbey founded by Bernard of Clairvaux in the 12th century.

Colombey-les-Deux-churches: the village of General de Gaulle and the new Memorial.

Isle-Aumont: the church with three shrines. The Isle-Aumont mound concealed 4,000 years of history, it was still necessary that we be told. It is this work that the archaeologist Jean Scapula devoted fifty years of his life.

Mussy: St. Peter's Church Bachelor links the 13th century, the Museum of the Resistance.

The Riceys: This ancient fortified city stands on a land of vineyards. Only common to have 3 Controlled Appellations d'Origine (AOC) with Champagne, Coteaux Champenois and Rosé des Riceys.

Rumilly-lès-Vaudes: the 16th century manor house and the church of Saint Martin in the same time.

Troyes, undeniably beautiful city. Its historic center is full of cobbled, the charming half-timbered houses often slightly askew streets. Troyes is a city rich in art churches with beautiful stained glass windows, in museums, in mansions.

Noe-les-Mallets: "Walk for Jo" the last Sunday of June on foot, horseback, mountain bike or hitch a 5 circuits from 5 to 25 km on the road Geoffroy Sifferlen and GRP orange markup (CNTE) with panels on the local fauna and flora between vineyards and woods.

Leisure activities
NameType of activityPriceTown
Wine break in ChampagneLocal flavoursFrom 10 € to 100 €Bayel (24 km)
Cellar tour and Champagne tastingLocal flavoursFreeColombé-la-Fosse (29 km)

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PHOTOS

Former stables of the CastleFormer stables of the Castle
 
Castle HériotCastle Hériot
Heriot HouseHeriot House
 
The OurceThe Ource
The bust of RenoirThe bust of Renoir
 
The bust Aline RenoirThe bust Aline Renoir
Path Geoffroy Sifferlen between Essoyes and Noah-les-Mallets - Marking orange CNTEPath Geoffroy Sifferlen between Essoyes and Noah-les-Mallets - Marking orange CNTE
 
panels on Essoyes - Path Geoffroy Sifferlenpanels on Essoyes - Path Geoffroy Sifferlen
panels on the flora and fauna - Geoffroy Sifferlen Pathpanels on the flora and fauna - Geoffroy Sifferlen Path
 
Path Remember Geoffroy SifferlenPath Remember Geoffroy Sifferlen

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WEATHER

Wednesday 23 July
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Thursday 24 July
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Friday 25 July
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RESTAURANTS

 
French cuisine restaurantLe Val Moret  
9
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 15.1 km from Essoyes31 € per person 

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BED & BREAKFASTS

 
House with 4 bedroomsLa Roseraie    
9.4
Essoyes
Marie-Claude and Pierre will welcome you to La Roseraie, home of 19th century charm, located in the village Essoyes dear to Renoir. Essoyes, a small village in the Aube surrounded by...
Located in EssoyesFrom 120 € to 125 € 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 5 km from EssoyesFrom 55 € to 60 € the double room 
House with 3 bedroomsLa Promenade    
9.3
Mussy-sur-Seine
The rooms are part of a historic home built in the sixteenth century, but enlarged over the years up to the nineteenth. The home has been entirely restored in a manner respecting the...
Located 9.3 km from EssoyesFrom 65 € to 70 € the double room 

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VACATION RENTALS

 
House for 18 personsChâteau des Tertres en Champagne
Mussy-sur-Seine
Romantic castle from 1868 with 10 hectares of park, recently renovated with surprisingly low prices. Tasting Champagne, Chablis and Crémant. Many sports (golf, boating, bicycles, recreation...
Located 9 km from EssoyesFrom 1590 € to 2130 € per week 
House for 13 personsLe Vendangeoir
Buxeuil
In the full heart of the Coast of the Bar, on the Tourist Road of Champagne, in the center of a wine village, Sylvie and Michel Pescheux accomodate you in their lodging of stage with...
Located 10.5 km from Essoyes 
House for 6 personsLa Miellerie  
9
Bligny
Detached house on enclosed land located in the heart of the vineyard.
Located 14.1 km from EssoyesFrom 208 € to 363 € per week 

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HOTELS

Logis Des Canotiers - Hotel in EssoyesLogis Des Canotiers     
8.1
Essoyes
The Logis Des Canotiers is located in the village of Essoyes in the heart of the Ource Champagne valley. It offers an outdoor swimming pool and free Wi-Fi internet access. Guest rooms...
Located in EssoyesRoom from 77 €
Hôtel du Commerce - Hotel in EssoyesHôtel du Commerce     
7.3
Bar-sur-Seine
Located in Bar-sur-Seine, Hôtel du Commerce is 9 km from the A5 motorway and 32 km from Troyes. It offers rooms with free Wi-Fi access and a flat-screen TV with cable channels. There...
Located 13.6 km from EssoyesRoom from 52 €
Domaine du Bel Air - Hotel in EssoyesDomaine du Bel Air 
Bar-sur-Seine
Set within a 24-hectare estate, Domaine du Bel Air offers self-catering mobile homes with access to an outdoor swimming pool, garden and terrace. The Auzon-Temple Lake in the Orient...
Located 13.7 km from EssoyesRoom from 79 €

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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. It offers free Wi-Fi access...
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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...
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