Cesson tourism and travel guide

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Visit Cesson: highlights and tourist information

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Cesson is situated in the Seine-et-Marne department and Paris region, in the Paris region of France at 5 kilometres from Melun, the department capital (general information: Cesson is 38 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Fontainebleau at 18 km and Moret-sur-Loing at 26 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Cesson, 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 Cesson in Paris.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Cesson

Markets in and near Cesson

  • Le Mee-sur-Seine: market Sunday (4km)
  • Melun: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday (5km)
  • Moissy-Cramayel: market Saturday (7km)
  • Corbeil-Essonnes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (11km)
  • Combs-la-Ville: market Wednesday & Saturday (12km)
  • Mennecy: market Wednesday & Saturday (13km)
  • Brie-Comte-Robert: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (14km)
  • Evry: market Tuesday & Friday (14km)
  • Epinay-sous-Senart: market Wednesday & Saturday (16km)
  • Brunoy: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (17km)

More information about Cesson, Paris

Tourist attractions near Cesson, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du palais de la Porte Dor (34km)
  • Centre de la mer et des eaux (37km)
  • Cinéaqua (41km)

Heritage sites

National Monuments

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Gatinais Francais (21km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye du Lys (Dammarie-les-Lys) (6km)
  • Eglises de Saint Eustache (Paris) (35km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Etampes) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint Basile (Etampes) (36km)
  • Maison d'Ourscamp (Paris) (37km)
  • Collegiale de Saint Martin (Etampes) (38km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Saint-Germain-des-Prés (Paris) (38km)
  • Sainte Chapelle (Paris) (39km)
  • Cathédrale de Notre Dame (Paris) (39km)
  • Notre Dame de Port Royal des Champs (Magny-les-Hameaux) (42km)
  • Eglises de Saint Loup (Saint-Loup-de-Naud) (45km)
  • Basilique de Saint Denis (Saint-Denis) (45km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Bougival) (48km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chatou) (49km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin et Saint Blaise (Louveciennes) (49km)
  • Eglise de Saint Etienne (Mareil-Marly) (52km)
  • Collégiale Notre-Dame (Poissy) (58km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Vaux-le-Vicomte (8km)
  • Parc du château de Courances (17km)
  • Domaine national de Fontainebleau (19km)
  • Parc de Chamarande (29km)
  • Parc du domaine de Sceaux (32km)
  • Domaine national de Champs-sur-Marne (32km)
  • Parc de Courson (34km)
  • Maison de Chateaubriand (34km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (34km)
  • Jardin du Palais-Royal (39km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Cloud (42km)
  • Potager du roi, Versailles (45km)
  • Parc de Versailles (45km)
  • Parc du château de Breteuil (45km)
  • Domaine de la Malmaison (47km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Germain-en-Laye (53km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Murs à pêches (35km)
  • Vallée de Chevreuse (45km)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

  • Noisiel (33km)
  • Etampes (35km)
  • Meaux (48km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Le Mee-sur-Seine (4km)
  • Melun (5km)
  • Creteil (26km)
  • Maisons-Alfort (29km)
  • Le Plessis-Robinson (35km)
  • Gagny (36km)
  • Meudon (39km)
  • Velizy-Villacoublay (40km)
  • Livry-Gargan (40km)
  • Aulnay-sous-Bois (41km)
  • Levallois-Perret (44km)
  • Courbevoie (45km)
  • Rueil-Malmaison (47km)
  • Le Vesinet (51km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc des félins (big cats) (31km)
  • Parc zoologique de Vincennes (33km)
  • Ménagerie du Jardin des plantes (36km)
  • Jardin d'acclimatation (Paris) (43km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Cesson

Canton: Mée-sur-Seine

Arrondissement: Melun

Department: Seine-et-Marne

Region: Paris

Postcode: 77240

Distance to Cesson

from Melun (prefecture): 5 km

from Paris: 38 km

from Calais: 271 km

from Nice: 649 km

from Bordeaux: 480 km

from Strasbourg: 378 km

Getting here

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

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Boissettes, Boissise-la-Bertrand, Boissise-le-Roi, Dammarie-les-Lys, La Rochette, Le Mee-sur-Seine, Melun, Montereau-sur-le-Jard, Nandy, Pringy, Reau, Rubelles, Savigny-le-Temple, Seine-Port, Vaux-le-Penil, Vert-Saint-Denis and Voisenon.

This page in French: Visiter Cesson