Brieres-les-Scelles tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Chateau de Rambouillet at 32 km from Brieres-les-Scelles

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Brieres-les-Scelles 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 Brieres-les-Scelles in Paris.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Rambouillet at 32 km and Yevre-le-Chatel at 36 km.

Brieres-les-Scelles, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Chateau de Rambouillet

Chateau de Rambouillet

Castle at 32 km (direction west-north-west), in the Yvelines department

Once a Royal castle, the Chateau de Rambouillet is now the summer residence for...

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Yevre-le-Chatel

Yevre-le-Chatel

Most Beautiful Village at 36 km (direction south-south-east), in the Loiret department

The walk along the Rimarden river, the traditional charm and the ruined castle all...

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Versailles Palace

Versailles Palace

Castle at 39 km (direction south-south-east), in the Yvelines department

A short distance outside central Paris, the Palais de Versailles is an enormous and...

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Fontainebleau

Fontainebleau

Castle at 42 km (direction east), in the Seine-et-Marne department

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

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Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte

Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte

Castle at 44 km (direction east), in the Seine-et-Marne department

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

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Chateau de Chamerolles

Chateau de Chamerolles

Castle at 44 km (direction south), in the Loiret department

The chateau de Chamerolles is an attractive chateau with a pretty Renaissance garden...

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Catacombs

Catacombs

at 44 km (direction north-north-east), in the Paris department

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

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Jardin du Luxembourg

Jardin du Luxembourg

Garden at 46 km (direction north-north-east), in the Paris department

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

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Pantheon

Pantheon

National Monument at 46 km (direction north-north-east), in the Paris department

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

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Eiffel Tower

Eiffel Tower

at 46 km (direction north-north-east), in the Paris department

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

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Notre Dame cathedral

Notre Dame cathedral

Cathedral at 47 km (direction north-north-east), in the Paris department

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

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Sainte-Chapelle

Sainte-Chapelle

Church at 47 km (direction north-north-east), in the Paris department

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

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Conciergerie

Conciergerie

National Monument at 47 km (direction north-north-east), in the Paris department

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

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Paris

Paris

at 47 km (direction north-north-east), in the Paris department

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

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Markets in and near Brieres-les-Scelles

  • Etampes: market Tuesday & Saturday all day (3km)
  • Dourdan: market Wednesday & Saturday (12km)
  • Arpajon: market Friday (17km)
  • Angerville: market Tuesday (19km)
  • Ballancourt-sur-Essonne: market Thursday & Sunday (20km)
  • Bretigny-sur-Orge: market Thursday & Sunday (20km)
  • Montlhery: market Monday (22km)
  • Mennecy: market Wednesday & Saturday (25km)
  • Malesherbes: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Orsay: market Sunday & Friday (27km)

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Tourist attractions near Brieres-les-Scelles, France

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

Aquarium

  • Centre de la mer et des eaux (46km)
  • Cinéaqua (46km)
  • Aquarium du palais de la Porte Dor (46km)

Heritage sites

National Monuments

Other tourist attractions

  • Catacombs (44km)
  • Jardin des Plantes (46km)
  • Eiffel Tower (46km)
  • Rodin Museum (46km)
  • Hotel des Invalides (47km)
  • Pont-Neuf (47km)
  • Orsay Museum (47km)
  • Palais Bourbon (47km)
  • Hotel de Ville (town hall) (47km)
  • Place de la Bastille (47km)
  • The Louvre (47km)
  • Place des Vosges (47km)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Basile (Etampes) (3km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Etampes) (3km)
  • Collegiale de Saint Martin (Etampes) (3km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame des Vaulx de Cernay (Cernay-la-Ville) (29km)
  • Notre Dame de Port Royal des Champs (Magny-les-Hameaux) (30km)
  • Abbaye du Lys (Dammarie-les-Lys) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin et Saint Blaise (Louveciennes) (45km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Saint-Germain-des-Prés (Paris) (47km)
  • Maison d'Ourscamp (Paris) (47km)
  • Sainte Chapelle (Paris) (47km)
  • Cathédrale de Notre Dame (Paris) (47km)
  • Eglises de Saint Eustache (Paris) (48km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de Chamarande (9km)
  • Parc de Courson (16km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (23km)
  • Parc du château de Courances (24km)
  • Parc du château de Breteuil (26km)
  • Domaine national de Rambouillet (32km)
  • Maison de Chateaubriand (36km)
  • Parc du domaine de Sceaux (37km)
  • Parc de Versailles (39km)
  • Potager du roi, Versailles (39km)
  • Domaine national de Fontainebleau (42km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Cloud (42km)
  • Parc du château de Groussay (43km)
  • Parc du château de Vaux-le-Vicomte (44km)
  • Domaine national de Champs-sur-Marne (56km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Rambouillet (26km)
  • Vallée de Chevreuse (28km)
  • Vaux de Cernay (29km)
  • Château de Sauvage (33km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Etampes (3km)
  • Rambouillet (31km)
  • Noisiel (57km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Moutiers (32km)
  • Velizy-Villacoublay (37km)
  • Le Plessis-Robinson (37km)
  • Le Mee-sur-Seine (38km)
  • Melun (39km)
  • Meudon (40km)
  • Creteil (43km)
  • Maisons-Alfort (44km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Ménagerie du Jardin des plantes (46km)
  • Parc zoologique de Vincennes (46km)
 
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Geography and distances

Brieres-les-Scelles is in the Paris region of France at 28 kilometres from Evry, the department capital (general information: Brieres-les-Scelles is 47 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Brieres-les-Scelles

Canton: Étampes

Arrondissement: Étampes

Department: Essonne

Region: Paris

Postcode: 91150

Distance to Brieres-les-Scelles

from Evry (prefecture): 28 km

from Paris: 47 km

from Calais: 278 km

from Nice: 660 km

from Bordeaux: 453 km

from Strasbourg: 413 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Brieres-les-Scelles from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Auvers-Saint-Georges, Boissy-le-Sec, Chalo-Saint-Mars, Chauffour-les-Etrechy, Etampes, Etrechy, Morigny-Champigny, Ormoy-la-Riviere and Saint-Hilaire.

This page in French: Visiter Brieres-les-Scelles