Auxerre is a French town in the north-west of the Burgundy Franche Comté region and the capital of the Yonne department.
Burgundy Franche Comté: a cultural, architectural and gastronomic heritage!
A cultural heritage
From the Morvan Nature Park and its lakes to the Upper-Jura Nature Park with its mountains, along the River Doubs and the Saône, the Seine and the Loire, the region can boast a wide range of landscapes and well-preserved nature.
An architectural heritage
The Burgundy-Franche-Comté region is teeming with historic and artistic buildings, sites, towns and villages.
A gastronomic heritage
The diversity and quality of local ingredients combined with the skill of the region's farmers make this one of the world's great destinations for food-lovers.