Chéu and its surroundings

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Chéu village

Aerial view of Chéu © Ailes florentinoises;
Aerial view of Chéu © Ailes florentinoises;
In Chéu, there is a bakery/grocery store, a café, an organic vegetable market gardener, a riding centre and tennis courts with free access to gîte guests.
For those keen on flying, there is "Ailes Florentinoises", gliding, parachuting and micro-light flying are available at the St Florentin-Chéu aerodrome. .
For hikers there are forest and countryside footpaths close to the village.
Swimming pool 6km away, the Burgundy canal, river and railway station are 3km away..
  • The canal bridge in St Florentin © OTSI de Saint-Florentin
  • Burgundy canal © OTSI de Saint-Florentin
  • Burgundy canal © OTSI de Saint-Florentin
  • Lock on the Burgundy canal © OTSI de Saint-Florentin
  • View of St Florentin from the Burgundy canal © Franšis Marquet
  • View of St Florentin  © Franšis Marquet
  • St Florentin's bandstand © Francis Marquet
  • St Florentin's church © Franšis Marquet
  • Burgundy canal © Franšis Marquet
  • The canal bridge in St Florentin © Franšis Marquet
  • ParisJump parachustists © ParisJump
  • ParisJump parachustists © ParisJump
  • ParisJump parachustists © ParisJump
  • ParisJump parachustists © ParisJump
Chéu is situated 6 km from St Florentin ( Renaissance church with stained glass windows from the "champenoise" school, canal bridge, public garden...) and 7 km from Pontigny (Cistercian abbey) and several kilometres from the closest Chablis wine producers..
The fountain gargoyle<br /> in Saint Florentin<br /> © OTSI Saint Florentin
The fountain gargoyle
in Saint Florentin
© OTSI Saint Florentin
Pontigny Abbey<br />© Multimédia & Tourisme
Pontigny Abbey
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St Florentin church <br />© OTSI Saint Florentin
St Florentin church
© OTSI Saint Florentin
The stained glass window <br />in St Florentin church
 <br />© OTSI Saint Florentin
The stained glass window
in St Florentin church
© OTSI Saint Florentin
Pontigny Abbey<br />© Multimédia & Tourisme
Pontigny Abbey
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The Chablis vineyards<br />© Multimédia & Tourisme
The Chablis vineyards
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Excursions from Chéu
Auxerre cathederal © Multimédia & Tourisme
Auxerre cathederal © Multimédia & Tourisme
Arcy-sur-Cure, Auxerre, Avallon, Chablis, Guédelon, Joigny, Noyers-sur-Serein, Tanlay, Tonnerre, Troyes, Vézelay are some recommended places to visit, not to forget the Forest d'Othe, the golf courses at Roncemay and Tanlay, acro branch in Laborde (near Auxerre). For other recreational, sporting or cultural activities, you can consult the information at your disposal in the gîte..
Soumaintrain © Multimédia & Tourisme
Soumaintrain © Multimédia & Tourisme
For those interested in gastronomy: Mireille and Daniel will give you some addresses where you can sample snails, foie gras and duck fillets, also Soumaintrain and Saint Florentin cheeses ( made with cows milk), cider from the Forest d'Othe and of course, our local wines: Chablis, Chitry, Irancy, Côtes d'Auxerre, Coulanges, Epineuil and not forgetting Champagne as we are close to the Champagne vineyards.
The Fosse Dionne in Tonnerre<br />© Multimédia & Tourisme
The Fosse Dionne in Tonnerre
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Village market<br />© Multimédia & Tourisme
Village market
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Traditionally made bread<br />© Multimédia & Tourisme
Traditionally made bread
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Burgundy cheeses<br />© Multimédia & Tourisme
Burgundy cheeses
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