Ballancourt-sur-Essonne tourism and travel guide

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Visit Ballancourt-sur-Essonne: highlights and tourist information

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Ballancourt-sur-Essonne is situated in the Essonne department and Paris region, in the Paris region of France at 11 kilometres from Evry, the department capital (general information: Ballancourt-sur-Essonne is 37 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte at 25 km and Fontainebleau at 27 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Ballancourt-sur-Essonne, 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 Ballancourt-sur-Essonne in Paris.

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

 
 

Map of places to visit near Ballancourt-sur-Essonne

Markets in and near Ballancourt-sur-Essonne

Market days in Ballancourt-sur-Essonne: weekly market: Thursday & Sunday;

  • Ballancourt-sur-Essonne: market Thursday & Sunday (0km)
  • Mennecy: market Wednesday & Saturday (6km)
  • Bretigny-sur-Orge: market Thursday & Sunday (11km)
  • Evry: market Tuesday & Friday (11km)
  • Corbeil-Essonnes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (12km)
  • Arpajon: market Friday (12km)
  • Ris-Orangis: market Wednesday & Saturday (14km)
  • Grigny: market Thursday & Sunday (14km)
  • Montlhery: market Monday (15km)
  • Morsang-sur-Orge: market Wednesday & Saturday (15km)

More information about Ballancourt-sur-Essonne, Paris

Tourist attractions near Ballancourt-sur-Essonne, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Ballancourt-sur-Essonne.

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du palais de la Porte Dor (35km)
  • Centre de la mer et des eaux (36km)
  • Cinéaqua (38km)

Heritage sites

National Monuments

Other tourist attractions

  • Catacombs (35km)
  • Jardin des Plantes (36km)
  • Place de la Bastille (37km)
  • Place des Vosges (37km)
  • Hotel de Ville (town hall) (37km)
  • Pont-Neuf (37km)
  • Rodin Museum (37km)
  • Orsay Museum (38km)
  • The Louvre (38km)
  • Hotel des Invalides (38km)
  • Eiffel Tower (38km)
  • Saint-Eustache (38km)
  • Palais Bourbon (38km)
  • Jardin des Tuileries (38km)
  • Palais Royal (38km)
  • Place de la Concorde (38km)
  • Petit Palais (38km)
  • Place Vendome (38km)
  • Grand Palais (38km)
  • Champs-Elysees (38km)
  • Eglise de la Madeleine (39km)
  • Paris Opera (39km)
  • Parc Monceau (40km)
  • Montmartre district (40km)
  • Montmartre (40km)
  • Basilica de Sacre Coeur (40km)
  • Parc de la Villette (41km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye du Lys (Dammarie-les-Lys) (18km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Etampes) (19km)
  • Eglise de Saint Basile (Etampes) (19km)
  • Collegiale de Saint Martin (Etampes) (21km)
  • Notre Dame de Port Royal des Champs (Magny-les-Hameaux) (31km)
  • Eglises de Saint Eustache (Paris) (36km)
  • Maison d'Ourscamp (Paris) (37km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Saint-Germain-des-Prés (Paris) (37km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame des Vaulx de Cernay (Cernay-la-Ville) (37km)
  • Sainte Chapelle (Paris) (38km)
  • Cathédrale de Notre Dame (Paris) (38km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Bougival) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin et Saint Blaise (Louveciennes) (42km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chatou) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint Etienne (Mareil-Marly) (46km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Geneviève (Feucherolles) (49km)
  • Collégiale Notre-Dame (Poissy) (52km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Orgeval) (53km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Courances (11km)
  • Parc de Chamarande (12km)
  • Parc de Courson (19km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (22km)
  • Parc du château de Vaux-le-Vicomte (25km)
  • Domaine national de Fontainebleau (27km)
  • Parc du domaine de Sceaux (28km)
  • Maison de Chateaubriand (29km)
  • Parc du château de Breteuil (32km)
  • Potager du roi, Versailles (37km)
  • Parc de Versailles (37km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Cloud (37km)
  • Jardin du Palais-Royal (38km)
  • Domaine national de Champs-sur-Marne (40km)
  • Domaine de la Malmaison (42km)
  • Domaine national de Rambouillet (44km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Germain-en-Laye (47km)
  • Parc du château de Groussay (50km)
  • Parc du château de Thoiry (57km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Vallée de Chevreuse (32km)
  • Vaux de Cernay (37km)
  • Forêt de Rambouillet (38km)
  • Murs à pêches (38km)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

  • Etampes (19km)
  • Noisiel (41km)
  • Rambouillet (43km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Le Mee-sur-Seine (19km)
  • Melun (20km)
  • Creteil (29km)
  • Le Plessis-Robinson (30km)
  • Maisons-Alfort (31km)
  • Velizy-Villacoublay (33km)
  • Meudon (34km)
  • Gagny (42km)
  • Levallois-Perret (42km)
  • Rueil-Malmaison (42km)
  • Courbevoie (42km)
  • Le Vesinet (45km)
  • Livry-Gargan (45km)
  • Aulnay-sous-Bois (45km)
  • Moutiers (52km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Vincennes (34km)
  • Ménagerie du Jardin des plantes (36km)
  • Jardin d'acclimatation (Paris) (40km)
  • Parc des félins (big cats) (47km)
  • Parc zoologique de Thoiry (57km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Ballancourt-sur-Essonne

Canton: Mennecy

Arrondissement: Évry

Department: Essonne

Region: Paris

Postcode: 91610

Distance to Ballancourt-sur-Essonne

from Evry (prefecture): 11 km

from Paris: 37 km

from Calais: 272 km

from Nice: 655 km

from Bordeaux: 468 km

from Strasbourg: 395 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Ballancourt-sur-Essonne from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Baulne, Cerny, Champcueil, Chevannes, Echarcon, Fontenay-le-Vicomte, Guigneville-sur-Essonne, Itteville, La Ferte-Alais, Leudeville, Mennecy, Mondeville, Ormoy, Saint-Vrain, Vert-le-Grand and Vert-le-Petit.

This page in French: Visiter Ballancourt-sur-Essonne