Athis-Mons tourism and travel guide

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Athis-Mons is situated in the Essonne department and Paris region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Athis-Mons in Paris.

Popular places to visit nearby include Catacombs at 15 km and Chateau de Vincennes at 15 km.

Athis-Mons, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 15 km (direction north-north-west), in the Paris department

For a different side of Paris, explore the ancient catacombs in tunnels...

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Chateau de Vincennes

Chateau de Vincennes

Castle at 15 km (direction north-north-east), in the Val-de-Marne department

The Chateau de Vincennes has an interesting history as an important royal...

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National Monument at 16 km (direction north-north-west), in the Paris department

The 18th century Pantheon was originally to be a church based on...

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Jardin du Luxembourg

Jardin du Luxembourg

Garden at 16 km (direction north-north-west), in the Paris department

The Jardin du Luxembourg is one of the most extensive and most...

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Notre Dame cathedral

Notre Dame cathedral

Cathedral at 16 km (direction north-north-west), in the Paris department

The Cathedral of Notre-Dame, on an island in the Seine River, is...

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Church at 17 km (direction north-north-west), in the Paris department

Sainte-Chapelle, on the Ile de la Cité in Paris, is an important...

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River Seine

River Seine

at 17 km (direction north-north-west), in the Paris department

The Seine river is at the heart of the city, near many...

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National Monument at 17 km (direction north-north-west), in the Paris department

La Conciergerie at Paris is one of the oldest and most important...

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at 17 km (direction north-north-west), in the Paris department

The city of Paris continues to be the most popular destination with...

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The Louvre

The Louvre

Museum at 18 km (direction north-north-west), in the Paris department

The most visited art museum in the world, the Louvre contains countless...

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at 18 km (direction north-north-west), in the Paris department

The Palais-Royal is a 17th century palace with attractive gardens in the...

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Jardin des Tuileries

Jardin des Tuileries

Garden at 18 km (direction north-north-west), in the Paris department

The Jardin des Tuileries is a large park and garden near the...

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Musee de l'Orangerie

Musee de l'Orangerie

Museum at 18 km (direction north-north-west), in the Paris department

The Musee de l'Orangerie in Paris is best known for its eight...

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Eiffel Tower

Eiffel Tower

at 18 km (direction north-north-west), in the Paris department

Built in the late 19th century as a temporary monument, it is...

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Markets in and near Athis-Mons

  • Paray-Vieille-Poste: market Wednesday & Saturday (2km)
  • Juvisy-sur-Orge: market Wednesday & Saturday (2km)
  • Draveil: market Thursday & Sunday (3km)
  • Orly: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (4km)
  • Montgeron: market Wednesday & Saturday (5km)
  • Chilly-Mazarin: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday (6km)
  • Morsang-sur-Orge: market Wednesday & Saturday (6km)
  • Grigny: market Thursday & Sunday (6km)
  • Choisy-le-Roi: market Thursday & Sunday (6km)
  • Ris-Orangis: market Wednesday & Saturday (7km)

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Tourist attractions near Athis-Mons, France

What to do at Athis-Mons? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Athis-Mons.


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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

Other tourist attractions

  • Catacombs (15km)
  • Jardin des Plantes (15km)
  • Place de la Bastille (16km)
  • Place des Vosges (17km)
  • Hotel de Ville (town hall) (17km)
  • Pont-Neuf (17km)
  • Rodin Museum (17km)
  • The Louvre (18km)
  • Orsay Museum (18km)
  • Saint-Eustache (18km)
  • Palais Royal (18km)
  • Hotel des Invalides (18km)
  • Palais Bourbon (18km)
  • Jardin des Tuileries (18km)
  • Eiffel Tower (18km)
  • Place de la Concorde (18km)
  • Place Vendome (18km)
  • Petit Palais (18km)
  • Grand Palais (19km)
  • Champs-Elysees (19km)
  • Eglise de la Madeleine (19km)
  • Paris Opera (19km)
  • Parc Monceau (20km)
  • Montmartre district (20km)
  • Montmartre (20km)
  • Basilica de Sacre Coeur (20km)
  • Parc de la Villette (21km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglises de Saint Eustache (Paris) (16km)
  • Maison d'Ourscamp (Paris) (16km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Saint-Germain-des-Prés (Paris) (17km)
  • Sainte Chapelle (Paris) (18km)
  • Cathédrale de Notre Dame (Paris) (18km)
  • Notre Dame de Port Royal des Champs (Magny-les-Hameaux) (22km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Bougival) (25km)
  • Basilique de Saint Denis (Saint-Denis) (25km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chatou) (26km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin et Saint Blaise (Louveciennes) (26km)
  • Abbaye du Lys (Dammarie-les-Lys) (28km)
  • Eglise de Saint Etienne (Mareil-Marly) (30km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame des Vaulx de Cernay (Cernay-la-Ville) (33km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Etampes) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Basile (Etampes) (35km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Geneviève (Feucherolles) (36km)
  • Collégiale Notre-Dame (Poissy) (36km)
  • Collegiale de Saint Martin (Etampes) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Orgeval) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint Maclou (Conflans-Sainte-Honorine) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Mery-sur-Oise) (42km)
  • Abbaye de Maubuisson (Saint-Ouen-l'Aumone) (43km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame de l'Assomption (Auvers-sur-Oise) (43km)
  • Abbaye Notre-Dame du Val (Meriel) (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du domaine de Sceaux (10km)
  • Maison de Chateaubriand (12km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (17km)
  • Jardin du Palais-Royal (18km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Cloud (20km)
  • Parc de Courson (21km)
  • Potager du roi, Versailles (23km)
  • Parc de Versailles (23km)
  • Domaine national de Champs-sur-Marne (23km)
  • Domaine de la Malmaison (24km)
  • Parc de Chamarande (25km)
  • Parc du château de Breteuil (27km)
  • Parc du château de Vaux-le-Vicomte (29km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Germain-en-Laye (30km)
  • Parc du château de Courances (30km)
  • Domaine national de Fontainebleau (41km)
  • Parc du château de Groussay (42km)
  • Domaine national de Rambouillet (42km)
  • Parc du château de Thoiry (47km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Murs à pêches (18km)
  • Vallée de Chevreuse (26km)
  • Vaux de Cernay (33km)
  • Forêt de Rambouillet (37km)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

  • Noisiel (24km)
  • Etampes (34km)
  • Rambouillet (42km)
  • Pontoise (44km)
  • Meaux (46km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Creteil (10km)
  • Maisons-Alfort (11km)
  • Le Plessis-Robinson (12km)
  • Meudon (16km)
  • Velizy-Villacoublay (17km)
  • Levallois-Perret (22km)
  • Gagny (23km)
  • Courbevoie (23km)
  • Rueil-Malmaison (24km)
  • Aulnay-sous-Bois (26km)
  • Livry-Gargan (26km)
  • Le Mee-sur-Seine (26km)
  • Melun (27km)
  • Le Vesinet (28km)
  • Soisy-sous-Montmorency (32km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Vincennes (14km)
  • Ménagerie du Jardin des plantes (15km)
  • Jardin d'acclimatation (Paris) (21km)
  • Parc des félins (big cats) (42km)
  • Parc zoologique de Thoiry (47km)

Geography and distances

Athis-Mons is in the Paris region of France at 10 kilometres from Evry, the department capital (general information: Athis-Mons is 17 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Athis-Mons

Canton: Athis-Mons

Arrondissement: Palaiseau

Department: Essonne

Region: Paris

Postcode: 91200

Distance to Athis-Mons

from Evry (prefecture): 10 km

from Paris: 17 km

from Calais: 252 km

from Nice: 671 km

from Bordeaux: 486 km

from Strasbourg: 394 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Athis-Mons from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 21 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ablon-sur-Seine, Chilly-Mazarin, Crosne, Draveil, Epinay-sur-Orge, Fresnes, Juvisy-sur-Orge, Montgeron, Morangis, Morsang-sur-Orge, Orly, Paray-Vieille-Poste, Rungis, Savigny-sur-Orge, Valenton, Vigneux-sur-Seine, Villemoisson-sur-Orge, Villeneuve-le-Roi, Villeneuve-Saint-Georges, Viry-Chatillon and Wissous.

This page in French: Visiter Athis-Mons