Jouy-en-Josas tourism and travel guide

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Visit Jouy-en-Josas: highlights and tourist information

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Jouy-en-Josas is situated in the Yvelines, Paris region, in the Paris region of France at 20 km from Versailles, the department capital. (General information: Jouy-en-Josas is 17 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Versailles Palace at 6 km and Eiffel Tower at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Jouy-en-Josas, France: places to visit and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Jouy-en-Josas in Paris. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.


Map of places to visit near Jouy-en-Josas

Markets in and near Jouy-en-Josas

  • Bievres: market Wednesday (4km)
  • Igny: market Thursday & Sunday (5km)
  • Le Chesnay: market Wednesday & Saturday (7km)
  • Gif-sur-Yvette: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (7km)
  • Orsay: market Sunday & Friday (7km)
  • Palaiseau: market Thursday & Sunday (8km)
  • Clamart: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday (8km)
  • Chatenay-Malabry: market Wednesday & Saturday (8km)
  • Massy: market Tuesday & Friday (9km)
  • Issy-les-Moulineaux: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & (9km)

More information about Jouy-en-Josas, Paris

Tourist attractions to visit near Jouy-en-Josas, France

Below we show places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Jouy-en-Josas and wondering what to do next!

  • Cinéaqua (14km) [Map]
  • Centre de la mer et des eaux (16km) [Map]
  • Aquarium du palais de la Porte Dor (19km) [Map]

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments


Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • L'Isle-Adam (39km) [Map]

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haute Vallee de Chevreuse (17km) [Map]
  • Vexin Francais (43km) [Map]
  • Gatinais Francais (46km) [Map]

Churches and religious monuments

  • Notre Dame de Port Royal des Champs (Magny-les-Hameaux) (7km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Bougival) (11km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint Martin et Saint Blaise (Louveciennes) (11km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chatou) (14km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint Etienne (Mareil-Marly) (15km) [Map]
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Saint-Germain-des-Prés (Paris) (16km) [Map]
  • Sainte Chapelle (Paris) (17km) [Map]
  • Cathédrale de Notre Dame (Paris) (17km) [Map]
  • Maison d'Ourscamp (Paris) (17km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Sainte Geneviève (Feucherolles) (19km) [Map]
  • Abbaye Notre Dame des Vaulx de Cernay (Cernay-la-Ville) (19km) [Map]
  • Eglises de Saint Eustache (Paris) (20km) [Map]
  • Collégiale Notre-Dame (Poissy) (21km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Orgeval) (22km) [Map]
  • Basilique de Saint Denis (Saint-Denis) (24km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint Maclou (Conflans-Sainte-Honorine) (26km) [Map]
  • Abbaye de Maubuisson (Saint-Ouen-l'Aumone) (32km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Mery-sur-Oise) (33km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame de l'Assomption (Auvers-sur-Oise) (34km) [Map]
  • Abbaye Notre-Dame du Val (Meriel) (35km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint Basile (Etampes) (36km) [Map]
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Etampes) (37km) [Map]
  • Collegiale de Saint Martin (Etampes) (38km) [Map]
  • Abbaye Cistercienne de Royaumont (Asnieres-sur-Oise) (42km) [Map]
  • Abbaye du Lys (Dammarie-les-Lys) (44km) [Map]
  • Abbaye de Chaalis (Fontaine-Chaalis) (57km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Potager du roi, Versailles (6km) [Map]
  • Parc de Versailles (6km) [Map]
  • Maison de Chateaubriand (7km) [Map]
  • Domaine national de Saint-Cloud (8km) [Map]
  • Parc du domaine de Sceaux (10km) [Map]
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (11km) [Map]
  • Domaine de la Malmaison (12km) [Map]
  • Parc du château de Breteuil (14km) [Map]
  • Domaine national de Saint-Germain-en-Laye (16km) [Map]
  • Jardin du Palais-Royal (17km) [Map]
  • Parc de Courson (18km) [Map]
  • Parc du château de Groussay (25km) [Map]
  • Parc de Chamarande (28km) [Map]
  • Domaine national de Rambouillet (29km) [Map]
  • Parc du château de Thoiry (29km) [Map]
  • Domaine national de Champs-sur-Marne (33km) [Map]
  • Parc du château de Courances (42km) [Map]
  • Parc de l'abbaye de Royaumont (45km) [Map]
  • Parc du château de Vaux-le-Vicomte (46km) [Map]
  • Domaine de Villarceaux (53km) [Map]
  • Domaine du château d'Ambleville (55km) [Map]
  • Domaine national de Fontainebleau (56km) [Map]

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Vallée de Chevreuse (12km) [Map]
  • Vaux de Cernay (19km) [Map]
  • Murs à pêches (24km) [Map]
  • Forêt de Rambouillet (24km) [Map]
  • Château de Sauvage (37km) [Map]
  • Forêt de Chantilly (51km) [Map]
  • Foret de Ermenonville (55km) [Map]

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

  • Rambouillet (29km) [Map]
  • Pontoise (32km) [Map]
  • Noisiel (35km) [Map]
  • Etampes (37km) [Map]

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Velizy-Villacoublay (3km) [Map]
  • Le Plessis-Robinson (7km) [Map]
  • Meudon (7km) [Map]
  • Rueil-Malmaison (13km) [Map]
  • Le Vesinet (15km) [Map]
  • Courbevoie (16km) [Map]
  • Levallois-Perret (17km) [Map]
  • Maisons-Alfort (20km) [Map]
  • Creteil (22km) [Map]
  • Soisy-sous-Montmorency (27km) [Map]
  • Aulnay-sous-Bois (30km) [Map]
  • Gagny (30km) [Map]
  • Livry-Gargan (32km) [Map]
  • Le Mee-sur-Seine (43km) [Map]
  • Melun (44km) [Map]

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Jardin d'acclimatation (Paris) (14km) [Map]
  • Ménagerie du Jardin des plantes (17km) [Map]
  • Parc zoologique de Vincennes (20km) [Map]
  • Parc zoologique de Thoiry (29km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Jouy-en-Josas

Canton: Versailles-Sud

Arrondissement: Versailles

Department: Yvelines

Region: Paris

Postcode: 78350

Distance to Jouy-en-Josas

from Versailles (prefecture): 20 km

from Paris: 17 km

from Calais: 244 km

from Nice: 686 km

from Bordeaux: 484 km

from Strasbourg: 410 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Jouy-en-Josas from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Jouy-en-Josas): Bievres, Buc, Chateaufort, Chaville, Igny, Les Loges-en-Josas, Magny-les-Hameaux, Meudon, Palaiseau, Saclay, Saint-Aubin, Toussus-le-Noble, Vauhallan, Velizy-Villacoublay, Versailles, Villiers-le-Bacle and Viroflay.

This page in French: Visitez Jouy-en-Josas