Samois-sur-Seine tourism and travel guide

Photo of Samois-sur-Seine in Seine-et-Marne

Visit Samois-sur-Seine: highlights and tourist information

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.

Samois-sur-Seine, France: places to visit 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.

 
 

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)

More information about Samois-sur-Seine & region

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!

aquarium
  • Aquarium du palais de la Porte Dor (50km) [Map]
  • Centre de la mer et des eaux (53km) [Map]

Heritage sites

  • Fontainebleau Palace (7km) [Map]

National Monuments

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Gatinais Francais (22km) [Map]

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye du Lys (Dammarie-les-Lys) (11km) [Map]
  • Eglises de Saint Loup (Saint-Loup-de-Naud) (35km) [Map]
  • Collegiale Saint Quiriace (Provins) (41km) [Map]
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Etampes) (44km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint Basile (Etampes) (44km) [Map]
  • Eglises de Saint Eustache (Paris) (51km) [Map]
  • Maison d'Ourscamp (Paris) (54km) [Map]
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Saint-Germain-des-Prés (Paris) (55km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

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

Towns of Art and history

  • Etampes (43km) [Map]
  • Noisiel (46km) [Map]

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Melun (12km) [Map]
  • Le Mee-sur-Seine (13km) [Map]
  • Creteil (42km) [Map]
  • Maisons-Alfort (46km) [Map]
  • Sens (48km)
  • Le Plessis-Robinson (52km) [Map]
  • Meudon (55km) [Map]
  • Velizy-Villacoublay (56km) [Map]

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc des félins (big cats) (32km) [Map]
  • Parc zoologique de Vincennes (49km) [Map]
  • Ménagerie du Jardin des plantes (53km) [Map]

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