Balloy tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Sens at 20 km from Balloy

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Balloy is situated in the Seine-et-Marne 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 Balloy in Paris.

Popular places to visit nearby include Sens at 20 km and Provins at 21 km.

Balloy, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 20 km (direction south-east), in the Yonne department

Sens is an important regional centre dominated by the Cathedral of Saint-Etienne, the first...

See Sens guide


Heritage Site at 21 km (direction north-east)

The small town of Provins has retained a great deal of its medieval heritage,...

See Provins guide


at 25 km (direction west)

Moret-sur-Loing is a pleasant town with a historic centre close to Fontainebleau...

See Moret-sur-Loing guide


Castle at 33 km (direction west)

The extraordinary decoration of the numerous rooms and royal apartments at Fontainebleau, and the...

See Fontainebleau guide
Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte

Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte

Castle at 37 km (direction west-north-west)

The Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte is one of the most important classical style castles in...

See Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte guide


at 50 km (direction south-south-east), in the Yonne department

In the centre of the the traditional local town of Joigny you can see...

See Joigny guide


at 54 km (direction south-west), in the Loiret department

With more than 130 bridges across the numerous canals and rivers in Montargis, it...

See Montargis guide

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Markets in and near Balloy

  • Bray-sur-Seine: market Friday (7km)
  • Villeneuve-la-Guyard: market Monday (9km)
  • Donnemarie-Dontilly: market Monday (9km)
  • Pont-sur-Yonne: market Wednesday & Sunday (13km)
  • Nangis: market Wednesday & Saturday (20km)
  • Sens: market Wednesday & Monday all day & Friday (24km)
  • Saint-Valerien: market Saturday (24km)
  • Moret-sur-Loing: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Champagne-sur-Seine: market Thursday & Saturday (26km)
  • Nogent-sur-Seine: market Wednesday (28km)

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Tourist attractions near Balloy, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Chateau de Motte-Tilly (22km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglises de Saint Loup (Saint-Loup-de-Naud) (16km)
  • Collegiale Saint Quiriace (Provins) (21km)
  • Abbaye du Lys (Dammarie-les-Lys) (40km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Thorigny (22km)
  • Jardin botanique de Marnay-sur-Seine (33km)
  • Domaine national de Fontainebleau (33km)
  • Parc du château de Vaux-le-Vicomte (37km)
  • Entre Cour et Jardin (56km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de la Traconne (47km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Sens (24km)
  • Melun (39km)
  • Le Mee-sur-Seine (41km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc des félins (big cats) (38km)

Geography and distances

Balloy is in the Paris region of France at 39 kilometres from Melun, the department capital (general information: Balloy is 78 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Balloy

Canton: Bray-sur-Seine

Arrondissement: Provins

Department: Seine-et-Marne

Region: Paris

Postcode: 77118

Distance to Balloy

from Melun (prefecture): 39 km

from Paris: 78 km

from Calais: 299 km

from Nice: 611 km

from Bordeaux: 487 km

from Strasbourg: 340 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Balloy from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bazoches-les-Bray, Chatenay-sur-Seine, Egligny, Gravon, La Tombe, Misy-sur-Yonne, Mousseaux-les-Bray, Saint-Sauveur-les-Bray, Vimpelles and Vinneuf.

This page in French: Visiter Balloy