Samois-sur-Seine tourism, attractions and travel guide

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Visit Samois-sur-Seine: Highlights and Tourist Information

Location of Samois-sur-Seine on map of France

Samois-sur-Seine is situated in the Seine-et-Marne (Paris region) in the Paris region of France at 12 km from Melun, the department capital. (General information: Samois-sur-Seine is 54 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Moret-sur-Loing at 10 km and Provins at 42 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Samois-sur-Seine, France: places to visit, tourism and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Samois-sur-Seine. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.

Map of places to visit near Samois-sur-Seine and location information

More information about Samois-sur-Seine & region

Paris (surrounding region)

Driving distances & route maps

Markets in and near Samois-sur-Seine

Local markets

  • Champagne-sur-Seine: market Thursday & Saturday (6km)
  • Fontainebleau: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (7km)
  • Moret-sur-Loing: market Tuesday (10km)
  • Melun: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday (12km)
  • Le Mee-sur-Seine: market Sunday (13km)
  • La Chapelle-la-Reine: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Mormant: market Thursday (20km)
  • Nemours: market Wednesday & Saturday (21km)
  • Nangis: market Wednesday & Saturday (22km)
  • Moissy-Cramayel: market Saturday (23km)

Tourist attractions to visit near Samois-sur-Seine, 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 Samois-sur-Seine and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.

aquarium Aquarium du palais de la Porte Dor (50km); Centre de la mer et des eaux (53km)

Heritage sites Fontainebleau Palace (7km)

National Monuments Champs-sur-Marne Chateau (46km); Vincennes Chateau (49km); Pantheon (53km); Notre Dame cathedral (54km); Sainte-Chapelle (54km); Conciergerie (54km); Maison des Jardies (58km); Saint Cloud Parc (59km)

Paris Jardin des Plantes (52km); Catacombs (53km); Place de la Bastille (53km); Place des Vosges (53km); Hotel de Ville (town hall) (54km); Rodin Museum (55km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Moret-sur-Loing (10km); Provins (42km)

Regional Natural Parcs Gatinais Francais (22km)

Churches or other religious monuments Abbaye du Lys (Dammarie-les-Lys) (11km); Eglises de Saint Loup (Saint-Loup-de-Naud) (35km); Collegiale Saint Quiriace (Provins) (41km); Cathédrale Notre Dame (Etampes) (44km); Eglise de Saint Basile (Etampes) (44km); Eglises de Saint Eustache (Paris) (51km); Maison d'Ourscamp (Paris) (54km); Abbaye Notre Dame de Saint-Germain-des-Prés (Paris) (55km)

Remarkable gardens Domaine national de Fontainebleau (7km); Parc du château de Vaux-le-Vicomte (13km); Parc du château de Courances (21km); Parc de Chamarande (40km); Domaine national de Champs-sur-Marne (46km); Parc de Courson (48km); Parc du domaine de Sceaux (49km); Parc du château de Beauregard (49km); Maison de Chateaubriand (51km); Domaine national de Saint-Cloud (59km)

Towns of Art and history Etampes (43km); Noisiel (46km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Melun (12km); Le Mee-sur-Seine (13km); Creteil (42km); Maisons-Alfort (46km); Sens (48km); Le Plessis-Robinson (52km); Meudon (55km); Velizy-Villacoublay (56km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park Parc des félins (big cats) (32km); Parc zoologique de Vincennes (49km); Ménagerie du Jardin des plantes (53km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Samois-sur-Seine

Canton: Fontainebleau

Arrondissement: Fontainebleau

Department: Seine-et-Marne

Region: Paris

Postcode: 77920

Distance to Samois-sur-Seine

from Melun (prefecture): 12 km

from Paris: 54 km

from Calais: 285 km

from Nice: 632 km

from Bordeaux: 475 km

from Strasbourg: 368 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Samois-sur-Seine from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 13 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Samois-sur-Seine): Avon, Bois-le-Roi, Champagne-sur-Seine, Chartrettes, Fericy, Fontaine-le-Port, Fontainebleau, Hericy, Le Chatelet-en-Brie, Machault, Samoreau, Thomery and Vulaines-sur-Seine.

This page in French: Visitez Samois-sur-Seine

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