Authon-la-Plaine tourism and travel guide

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Visit Authon-la-Plaine: highlights and tourist information

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Authon-la-Plaine is situated in the Essonne department and Paris region, in the Paris region of France at 40 kilometres from Evry, the department capital (general information: Authon-la-Plaine is 53 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chartres Cathedral at 35 km and Chartres at 35 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Authon-la-Plaine, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Authon-la-Plaine in Paris.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

 
 

Map of places to visit near Authon-la-Plaine

Markets in and near Authon-la-Plaine

  • Dourdan: market Wednesday & Saturday (10km)
  • Auneau: market Friday (14km)
  • Etampes: market Tuesday & Saturday all day (16km)
  • Angerville: market Tuesday (16km)
  • Arpajon: market Friday (27km)
  • Toury: market Sunday (28km)
  • Gif-sur-Yvette: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (31km)
  • Bretigny-sur-Orge: market Thursday & Sunday (31km)
  • Montlhery: market Monday (31km)
  • Voves: market Tuesday (31km)

More information about Authon-la-Plaine, Paris

Tourist attractions near Authon-la-Plaine, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Authon-la-Plaine.

Aquarium

  • Centre de la mer et des eaux (52km)
  • Aquarium du palais de la Porte Dor (54km)

Heritage sites

National Monuments

Paris
  • Catacombs (51km)
  • Rodin Museum (52km)
  • Jardin des Plantes (53km)
  • Place de la Bastille (54km)
  • Place des Vosges (54km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haute Vallee de Chevreuse (24km)
  • Gatinais Francais (38km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Collegiale de Saint Martin (Etampes) (14km)
  • Eglise de Saint Basile (Etampes) (15km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Etampes) (15km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame des Vaulx de Cernay (Cernay-la-Ville) (26km)
  • Notre Dame de Port Royal des Champs (Magny-les-Hameaux) (32km)
  • Cathédrale de Chartres (Chartres) (35km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Saint-Germain-des-Prés (Paris) (53km)
  • Maison d'Ourscamp (Paris) (54km)
  • Eglises de Saint Eustache (Paris) (55km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de Chamarande (21km)
  • Parc de Courson (22km)
  • Domaine national de Rambouillet (24km)
  • Parc du château de Breteuil (26km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (28km)
  • Parc du château de Courances (38km)
  • Parc du château de Groussay (38km)
  • Parc de Versailles (41km)
  • Potager du roi, Versailles (41km)
  • Maison de Chateaubriand (42km)
  • Parc du domaine de Sceaux (43km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Cloud (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Rambouillet (21km)
  • Château de Sauvage (22km)
  • Vaux de Cernay (26km)
  • Vallée de Chevreuse (28km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Etampes (16km)
  • Rambouillet (24km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Moutiers (22km)
  • Velizy-Villacoublay (41km)
  • Le Plessis-Robinson (43km)
  • Meudon (45km)
  • Maisons-Alfort (52km)
  • Creteil (52km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Ménagerie du Jardin des plantes (53km)
  • Parc zoologique de Vincennes (54km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Authon-la-Plaine

Canton: Dourdan

Arrondissement: Étampes

Department: Essonne

Region: Paris

Postcode: 91410

Distance to Authon-la-Plaine

from Evry (prefecture): 40 km

from Paris: 53 km

from Calais: 278 km

from Nice: 668 km

from Bordeaux: 446 km

from Strasbourg: 427 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Authon-la-Plaine from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Authon-la-Plaine): Allainville, Chatignonville, Corbreuse, Garancieres-en-Beauce, Les Granges-le-Roi, Merobert, Paray-Douaville, Plessis-Saint-Benoist, Richarville and Sainville.

This page in French: Visitez Authon-la-Plaine