Arcy-sur-Cure is situated approximately 110 miles (177 kilometers) southeast of Paris, the national capital.
The area around Arcy-sur-Cure is wonderfully endowed with sights and attractions, from firmly-established, must-see spots to hidden gems that lay slightly off the beaten path. Why not head out to the Tour de l'Horloge and Musee de l'Avallonnais in and around Avallon, approximately 11 miles (18 kilometers) distance away. If you'd like to experience more of this region, make your way over to Auxerre to visit the Auxerre Cathedral and Abbey of Saint-Germain. Auxerre is 16 miles (26 kilometers) away.
Troyes is about 50 miles (80 kilometers) from Arcy-sur-Cure. This regional center offers a number of interesting things to see and do, like St-Pantaleon Church, Troyes Cathedral and Musee de la Bonneterie. Maison de l'Outil et de la Pensee Ouvriere and Museum of Modern Art are some of the other attractions that should be on everyone's list.
Visitors in Burgundy often go to the area's open-air markets. Houses of the holy are the best places to experience a community's spiritual heart. The monasteries around Arcy-sur-Cure are no exception.
Why not take advantage of a knowledgable local guide and book a tour? Culinary tours, city walking tours and winery tours are popular in this region.
As the sun sets on your adventures, spend your last euros on that last souvenir and bid a fond Au revoir / À bientôt (farewell) to the local characters you have met and the landscapes you've seen.