Fontenay-Saint-Pere tourism and travel guide

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Visit Fontenay-Saint-Pere: highlights and tourist information

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Fontenay-Saint-Pere is situated in the Yvelines department and Paris region, in the Paris region of France at 25 kilometres from Versailles, the department capital (general information: Fontenay-Saint-Pere is 48 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include La Roche-Guyon at 11 km and Giverny Gardens at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Fontenay-Saint-Pere, 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 Fontenay-Saint-Pere in Paris.

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

 
 

Map of places to visit near Fontenay-Saint-Pere

Markets in and near Fontenay-Saint-Pere

  • Mantes-la-Jolie: market Wednesday & Saturday (5km)
  • Mantes-la-Ville: market Thursday (6km)
  • Buchelay: market Friday (8km)
  • Meulan: market Monday & Friday (12km)
  • Les Mureaux: market Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (12km)
  • Bonnieres-sur-Seine: market Sunday (13km)
  • Chanteloup-les-Vignes: market Wednesday & Saturday (21km)
  • Beynes: market Thursday (21km)
  • Vernon: market Wednesday & Saturday all day (22km)
  • Jouy-le-Moutier: market Wednesday & Saturday (22km)

More information about Fontenay-Saint-Pere, Paris

Tourist attractions near Fontenay-Saint-Pere, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Fontenay-Saint-Pere.

Aquarium

  • Cinéaqua (44km)
  • Centre de la mer et des eaux (48km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Paris

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • L'Isle-Adam (37km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Vexin Francais (14km)
  • Haute Vallee de Chevreuse (43km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Orgeval) (20km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Geneviève (Feucherolles) (24km)
  • Collégiale Notre-Dame (Poissy) (24km)
  • Eglise de Saint Maclou (Conflans-Sainte-Honorine) (25km)
  • Abbaye de Maubuisson (Saint-Ouen-l'Aumone) (26km)
  • Saint-Gervais-Saint-Protais de Gisors (Gisors) (28km)
  • Eglise de Saint Etienne (Mareil-Marly) (29km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame de l'Assomption (Auvers-sur-Oise) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Mery-sur-Oise) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin et Saint Blaise (Louveciennes) (32km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chatou) (34km)
  • Abbaye Notre-Dame du Val (Meriel) (34km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Bougival) (34km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame des Vaulx de Cernay (Cernay-la-Ville) (41km)
  • Notre Dame de Port Royal des Champs (Magny-les-Hameaux) (42km)
  • Basilique de Saint Denis (Saint-Denis) (46km)
  • Sainte Chapelle (Paris) (47km)
  • Cathédrale de Notre Dame (Paris) (47km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Saint-Germain-des-Prés (Paris) (47km)
  • Maison d'Ourscamp (Paris) (48km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Beauvais) (51km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Domaine de Villarceaux (11km)
  • Domaine du château d'Ambleville (14km)
  • Jardin de Claude Monet (17km)
  • Jardin du musée d’art américain (17km)
  • Parc du château de Thoiry (19km)
  • Les jardins du château de Saint-Just (25km)
  • Parc du château de Groussay (28km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Germain-en-Laye (29km)
  • Les jardins du château de Miserey (35km)
  • Domaine de la Malmaison (35km)
  • Potager du roi, Versailles (37km)
  • Parc de Versailles (37km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Cloud (39km)
  • Domaine national de Rambouillet (43km)
  • Parc du château de Breteuil (43km)
  • Jardin du Palais-Royal (47km)
  • Maison de Chateaubriand (47km)
  • Jardins du château de Vandrimare (49km)
  • Parc du domaine de Sceaux (49km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (51km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Vaux de Cernay (41km)
  • Vallée de Chevreuse (42km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale des Larris et Tourbières de Saint-Pierre-es-Champs (45km)
  • Forêt de Rambouillet (45km)
  • Forêt de Hez-Froidmont (57km)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

  • Pontoise (26km)
  • Rambouillet (43km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Le Vesinet (32km)
  • Rueil-Malmaison (36km)
  • Courbevoie (40km)
  • Soisy-sous-Montmorency (40km)
  • Velizy-Villacoublay (42km)
  • Levallois-Perret (42km)
  • Meudon (43km)
  • Le Plessis-Robinson (46km)
  • Beauvais (51km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Thoiry (18km)
  • Jardin d'acclimatation (Paris) (41km)
  • Ménagerie du Jardin des plantes (49km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Fontenay-Saint-Pere

Canton: Limay

Arrondissement: Mantes-la-Jolie

Department: Yvelines

Region: Paris

Postcode: 78440

Distance to Fontenay-Saint-Pere

from Versailles (prefecture): 25 km

from Paris: 48 km

from Calais: 214 km

from Nice: 728 km

from Bordeaux: 498 km

from Strasbourg: 442 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Fontenay-Saint-Pere from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 19 other places listed as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Fontenay-Saint-Pere): Aincourt, Brueil-en-Vexin, Buchelay, Drocourt, Follainville-Dennemont, Gargenville, Guitrancourt, Haute-Isle, Issou, Limay, Mantes-la-Jolie, Mantes-la-Ville, Moisson, Montalet-le-Bois, Sailly, Saint-Cyr-en-Arthies, Saint-Martin-la-Garenne, Vetheuil and Vienne-en-Arthies.

This page in French: Visitez Fontenay-Saint-Pere