Champlan tourism and travel guide

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Visit Champlan: highlights and tourist information

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Champlan is situated in the Essonne department and Paris region, in the Paris region of France at 15 kilometres from Evry, the department capital (general information: Champlan is 17 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Catacombs at 15 km and Versailles Palace at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Champlan, 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 Champlan in Paris.

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

 
 

Map of places to visit near Champlan

Markets in and near Champlan

  • Longjumeau: market Wednesday & Saturday (2km)
  • Palaiseau: market Thursday & Sunday (2km)
  • Massy: market Tuesday & Friday (2km)
  • Chilly-Mazarin: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday (3km)
  • Igny: market Thursday & Sunday (5km)
  • Antony: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday (5km)
  • Fresnes: market Sunday (6km)
  • Orsay: market Sunday & Friday (6km)
  • Chatenay-Malabry: market Wednesday & Saturday (6km)
  • Paray-Vieille-Poste: market Wednesday & Saturday (7km)

More information about Champlan, Paris

Tourist attractions near Champlan, France

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

Aquarium

  • Centre de la mer et des eaux (16km)
  • Cinéaqua (17km)
  • Aquarium du palais de la Porte Dor (17km)

Heritage sites

National Monuments

Paris
  • Catacombs (15km)
  • Jardin des Plantes (16km)
  • Rodin Museum (17km)
  • Eiffel Tower (17km)
  • Hotel des Invalides (17km)
  • Pont-Neuf (17km)
  • Orsay Museum (17km)
  • Palais Bourbon (17km)
  • Hotel de Ville (town hall) (17km)
  • Place de la Bastille (18km)
  • The Louvre (18km)
  • Jardin des Tuileries (18km)
  • Place des Vosges (18km)
  • Grand Palais (18km)
  • Petit Palais (18km)
  • Place de la Concorde (18km)
  • Saint-Eustache (18km)
  • Champs-Elysees (18km)
  • Palais Royal (18km)
  • Place Vendome (18km)
  • Eglise de la Madeleine (18km)
  • Paris Opera (19km)
  • Parc Monceau (19km)
  • Montmartre (20km)
  • Montmartre district (20km)
  • Basilica de Sacre Coeur (20km)
  • Parc de la Villette (22km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haute Vallee de Chevreuse (22km)
  • Gatinais Francais (37km)
  • Vexin Francais (52km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Notre Dame de Port Royal des Champs (Magny-les-Hameaux) (14km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Saint-Germain-des-Prés (Paris) (17km)
  • Maison d'Ourscamp (Paris) (17km)
  • Sainte Chapelle (Paris) (18km)
  • Cathédrale de Notre Dame (Paris) (18km)
  • Eglises de Saint Eustache (Paris) (18km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Bougival) (20km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin et Saint Blaise (Louveciennes) (21km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chatou) (22km)
  • Eglise de Saint Etienne (Mareil-Marly) (24km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame des Vaulx de Cernay (Cernay-la-Ville) (25km)
  • Basilique de Saint Denis (Saint-Denis) (26km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Geneviève (Feucherolles) (29km)
  • Collégiale Notre-Dame (Poissy) (30km)
  • Eglise de Saint Basile (Etampes) (31km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Etampes) (31km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Orgeval) (32km)
  • Collegiale de Saint Martin (Etampes) (33km)
  • Abbaye du Lys (Dammarie-les-Lys) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint Maclou (Conflans-Sainte-Honorine) (34km)
  • Abbaye de Maubuisson (Saint-Ouen-l'Aumone) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Mery-sur-Oise) (40km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame de l'Assomption (Auvers-sur-Oise) (41km)
  • Abbaye Notre-Dame du Val (Meriel) (42km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du domaine de Sceaux (7km)
  • Maison de Chateaubriand (7km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (10km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Cloud (15km)
  • Parc de Courson (15km)
  • Potager du roi, Versailles (16km)
  • Parc de Versailles (16km)
  • Jardin du Palais-Royal (18km)
  • Parc du château de Breteuil (19km)
  • Domaine de la Malmaison (20km)
  • Parc de Chamarande (22km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Germain-en-Laye (25km)
  • Domaine national de Champs-sur-Marne (29km)
  • Parc du château de Courances (33km)
  • Parc du château de Groussay (34km)
  • Domaine national de Rambouillet (34km)
  • Parc du château de Vaux-le-Vicomte (36km)
  • Parc du château de Thoiry (39km)
  • Domaine national de Fontainebleau (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Vallée de Chevreuse (18km)
  • Murs à pêches (22km)
  • Vaux de Cernay (25km)
  • Forêt de Rambouillet (29km)
  • Château de Sauvage (41km)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

  • Noisiel (31km)
  • Etampes (31km)
  • Rambouillet (34km)
  • Pontoise (40km)
  • Meaux (52km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Le Plessis-Robinson (8km)
  • Velizy-Villacoublay (11km)
  • Meudon (12km)
  • Maisons-Alfort (15km)
  • Creteil (16km)
  • Rueil-Malmaison (20km)
  • Levallois-Perret (21km)
  • Courbevoie (21km)
  • Le Vesinet (23km)
  • Gagny (27km)
  • Aulnay-sous-Bois (29km)
  • Livry-Gargan (30km)
  • Soisy-sous-Montmorency (31km)
  • Le Mee-sur-Seine (33km)
  • Melun (34km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Ménagerie du Jardin des plantes (16km)
  • Parc zoologique de Vincennes (17km)
  • Jardin d'acclimatation (Paris) (19km)
  • Parc zoologique de Thoiry (39km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Champlan

Canton: Villebon-sur-Yvette

Arrondissement: Palaiseau

Department: Essonne

Region: Paris

Postcode: 91160

Distance to Champlan

from Evry (prefecture): 15 km

from Paris: 17 km

from Calais: 251 km

from Nice: 676 km

from Bordeaux: 482 km

from Strasbourg: 402 km

Getting here

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

We have 24 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Antony, Ballainvilliers, Bievres, Chilly-Mazarin, Epinay-sur-Orge, Fresnes, Igny, La Ville-du-Bois, Longjumeau, Massy, Morangis, Morsang-sur-Orge, Nozay, Palaiseau, Rungis, Saulx-les-Chartreux, Savigny-sur-Orge, Vauhallan, Verrieres-le-Buisson, Villebon-sur-Yvette, Villejust, Villemoisson-sur-Orge, Villiers-sur-Orge and Wissous.

This page in French: Visiter Champlan