Carrieres-sur-Seine tourism and travel guide

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Carrieres-sur-Seine is situated in the Yvelines 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 Carrieres-sur-Seine in Paris.

Popular places to visit nearby include Arc de Triomphe at 9 km and Eiffel Tower at 10 km.

Carrieres-sur-Seine, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Arc de Triomphe

Arc de Triomphe

National Monument at 9 km (direction east-south-east), in the Paris department

The Arc de Triomphe is the second largest triumphal arch in the...

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Eiffel Tower

Eiffel Tower

at 10 km (direction east-south-east), in the Paris department

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

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at 10 km (direction east-south-east), in the Paris department

The Champs-Elsées, often called the most beautiful avenue in the world, is...

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Eglise de la Madeleine

Eglise de la Madeleine

Church at 12 km (direction east-south-east), in the Paris department

The Eglise de la Madeleine is a most unusual church, being built...

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Musee de l'Orangerie

Musee de l'Orangerie

Museum at 12 km (direction east-south-east), in the Paris department

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

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Jardin des Tuileries

Jardin des Tuileries

Garden at 12 km (direction east-south-east), in the Paris department

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

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Versailles Palace

Versailles Palace

Castle at 12 km (direction south-south-west)

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

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Paris Opera

Paris Opera

at 12 km (direction east-south-east), in the Paris department

The extravagant design and decoration of the Palais Garnier, usually known as...

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Basilica de Sacre Coeur

Basilica de Sacre Coeur

Church at 12 km (direction east), in the Paris department

The Basilica of the Sacred Heart is one of the most famous...

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at 12 km (direction east), in the Paris department

The Montmartre region of Paris is almost a separate village within the...

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at 13 km (direction east-south-east), in the Paris department

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

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The Louvre

The Louvre

Museum at 13 km (direction east-south-east), in the Paris department

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

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Jardin du Luxembourg

Jardin du Luxembourg

Garden at 13 km (direction east-south-east), in the Paris department

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

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National Monument at 14 km (direction east-south-east), in the Paris department

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

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Markets in and near Carrieres-sur-Seine

Market days in Carrieres-sur-Seine: weekly market: Tuesday;

  • Carrieres-sur-Seine: market Tuesday (0km)
  • Montesson: market Thursday & Sunday (2km)
  • Houilles: market Wednesday & Saturday (2km)
  • Chatou: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (2km)
  • Maisons-Laffitte: market Wednesday & Saturday (5km)
  • La Garenne-Colombes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Saturday (5km)
  • Courbevoie: market Sunday (6km)
  • Colombes: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (6km)
  • La Celle-Saint-Cloud: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (6km)
  • Argenteuil: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (7km)

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Tourist attractions near Carrieres-sur-Seine, France

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


  • Cinéaqua (10km)
  • Centre de la mer et des eaux (14km)
  • Aquarium du palais de la Porte Dor (19km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Other tourist attractions

  • Eiffel Tower (10km)
  • Parc Monceau (10km)
  • Grand Palais (11km)
  • Champs-Elysees (11km)
  • Petit Palais (11km)
  • Hotel des Invalides (11km)
  • Palais Bourbon (12km)
  • Place de la Concorde (12km)
  • Eglise de la Madeleine (12km)
  • Rodin Museum (12km)
  • Jardin des Tuileries (12km)
  • Place Vendome (12km)
  • Paris Opera (12km)
  • Orsay Museum (12km)
  • Basilica de Sacre Coeur (12km)
  • Montmartre district (12km)
  • Montmartre (12km)
  • Palais Royal (13km)
  • The Louvre (13km)
  • Saint-Eustache (13km)
  • Pont-Neuf (13km)
  • Catacombs (14km)
  • Hotel de Ville (town hall) (14km)
  • Place des Vosges (15km)
  • Jardin des Plantes (15km)
  • Place de la Bastille (15km)
  • Parc de la Villette (16km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • L'Isle-Adam (24km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haute Vallee de Chevreuse (30km)
  • Vexin Francais (30km)
  • Oise-Pays de France (42km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chatou) (2km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Bougival) (5km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin et Saint Blaise (Louveciennes) (7km)
  • Eglise de Saint Etienne (Mareil-Marly) (8km)
  • Collégiale Notre-Dame (Poissy) (10km)
  • Eglise de Saint Maclou (Conflans-Sainte-Honorine) (11km)
  • Sainte Chapelle (Paris) (13km)
  • Cathédrale de Notre Dame (Paris) (13km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Saint-Germain-des-Prés (Paris) (13km)
  • Basilique de Saint Denis (Saint-Denis) (14km)
  • Maison d'Ourscamp (Paris) (14km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Orgeval) (15km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Geneviève (Feucherolles) (15km)
  • Abbaye de Maubuisson (Saint-Ouen-l'Aumone) (16km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Mery-sur-Oise) (18km)
  • Eglises de Saint Eustache (Paris) (18km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame de l'Assomption (Auvers-sur-Oise) (18km)
  • Abbaye Notre-Dame du Val (Meriel) (19km)
  • Notre Dame de Port Royal des Champs (Magny-les-Hameaux) (21km)
  • Abbaye Cistercienne de Royaumont (Asnieres-sur-Oise) (28km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame des Vaulx de Cernay (Cernay-la-Ville) (30km)
  • Abbatiale Saint Nicolas (Saint-Leu-d'Esserent) (39km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Senlis) (45km)
  • Abbaye de Chaalis (Fontaine-Chaalis) (46km)
  • Saint-Gervais-Saint-Protais de Gisors (Gisors) (51km)
  • Abbaye du Lys (Dammarie-les-Lys) (55km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Jean-Baptiste du Moncel (Pontpoint) (55km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Domaine de la Malmaison (4km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Germain-en-Laye (6km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Cloud (8km)
  • Potager du roi, Versailles (12km)
  • Parc de Versailles (12km)
  • Jardin du Palais-Royal (13km)
  • Maison de Chateaubriand (16km)
  • Parc du domaine de Sceaux (18km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (27km)
  • Parc du château de Breteuil (28km)
  • Parc du château de Thoiry (28km)
  • Parc du château de Groussay (30km)
  • Parc de l'abbaye de Royaumont (31km)
  • Domaine national de Champs-sur-Marne (32km)
  • Parc de Courson (34km)
  • Jardin et parc du château de Chantilly (38km)
  • Potager des Princes (39km)
  • Domaine national de Rambouillet (39km)
  • Domaine de Villarceaux (43km)
  • Parc de Chamarande (44km)
  • Domaine du château d'Ambleville (44km)
  • Parc du château de Valgenceuse (45km)
  • Parc du château de Vaux-le-Vicomte (55km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Murs à pêches (21km)
  • Vallée de Chevreuse (25km)
  • Vaux de Cernay (30km)
  • Forêt de Rambouillet (36km)
  • Forêt de Chantilly (38km)
  • Foret de Ermenonville (43km)
  • Château de Sauvage (48km)
  • Foret d'Halette (49km)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

  • Pontoise (17km)
  • Noisiel (34km)
  • Chantilly (38km)
  • Rambouillet (39km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Rueil-Malmaison (3km)
  • Le Vesinet (3km)
  • Courbevoie (6km)
  • Levallois-Perret (8km)
  • Meudon (11km)
  • Soisy-sous-Montmorency (13km)
  • Velizy-Villacoublay (13km)
  • Le Plessis-Robinson (15km)
  • Maisons-Alfort (22km)
  • Aulnay-sous-Bois (23km)
  • Creteil (26km)
  • Livry-Gargan (26km)
  • Gagny (26km)
  • Le Mee-sur-Seine (53km)
  • Melun (54km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Jardin d'acclimatation (Paris) (7km)
  • Ménagerie du Jardin des plantes (15km)
  • Parc zoologique de Vincennes (20km)
  • Parc zoologique de Thoiry (28km)

Geography and distances

Carrieres-sur-Seine is in the Paris region of France at 21 kilometres from Versailles, the department capital (general information: Carrieres-sur-Seine is 14 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Carrieres-sur-Seine

Canton: Houilles

Arrondissement: Saint-Germain-en-Laye

Department: Yvelines

Region: Paris

Postcode: 78420

Distance to Carrieres-sur-Seine

from Versailles (prefecture): 21 km

from Paris: 14 km

from Calais: 228 km

from Nice: 698 km

from Bordeaux: 498 km

from Strasbourg: 410 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Carrieres-sur-Seine from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 23 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Argenteuil, Bezons, Bougival, Chatou, Colombes, Courbevoie, Croissy-sur-Seine, Houilles, La Celle-Saint-Cloud, La Garenne-Colombes, Le Pecq, Le Port-Marly, Le Vesinet, Louveciennes, Maisons-Laffitte, Marly-le-Roi, Mesnil-le-Roi, Montesson, Nanterre, Puteaux, Rueil-Malmaison, Sartrouville and Suresnes.

This page in French: Visiter Carrieres-sur-Seine