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Cheptainville tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Versailles Palace at 30 km from Cheptainville

Visit Cheptainville: highlights and tourist information

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Cheptainville is situated in the Essonne department and Paris region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Versailles Palace at 30 km and Catacombs at 32 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Cheptainville, 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 Cheptainville in Paris.

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

Versailles Palace

Versailles Palace

Castle at 30 km (direction north-north-west), in the Yvelines department

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

See Versailles Palace guide
Catacombs

Catacombs

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

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

See Catacombs guide
Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte

Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte

Castle at 32 km (direction east), in the Seine-et-Marne department

The Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte is one of the most important...

See Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte guide
Jardin du Luxembourg

Jardin du Luxembourg

Garden at 33 km (direction east), in the Paris department

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

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Pantheon

Pantheon

National Monument at 33 km (direction north-north-east), in the Paris department

The 18th century Pantheon was originally to be a church...

See Pantheon guide
Notre Dame cathedral

Notre Dame cathedral

Cathedral at 34 km (direction north-north-east), in the Paris department

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

See Notre Dame cathedral guide
Eiffel Tower

Eiffel Tower

at 34 km (direction north-north-east), in the Paris department

Built in the late 19th century as a temporary...

See Eiffel Tower guide
Sainte-Chapelle

Sainte-Chapelle

Church at 34 km (direction north-north-east), in the Paris department

Sainte-Chapelle, on the Ile de la Cité in Paris, is...

See Sainte-Chapelle guide
Conciergerie

Conciergerie

National Monument at 34 km (direction north-north-east), in the Paris department

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

See Conciergerie guide
River Seine

River Seine

at 34 km (direction north-north-east), in the Paris department

The Seine river is at the heart of the city, near...

See River Seine guide
Paris

Paris

at 34 km (direction north-north-east), in the Paris department

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

See Paris guide
Chateau de Vincennes

Chateau de Vincennes

Castle at 34 km (direction north-north-east), in the Val-de-Marne department

The Chateau de Vincennes has an interesting history as an...

See Chateau de Vincennes guide
The Louvre

The Louvre

Museum at 35 km (direction north-north-east), in the Paris department

The most visited art museum in the world, the...

See The Louvre guide
Musee de l'Orangerie

Musee de l'Orangerie

Museum at 35 km (direction north-north-east), in the Paris department

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

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Map of places to visit near Cheptainville

 
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Markets in and near Cheptainville

  • Arpajon: market Friday (5km)
  • Bretigny-sur-Orge: market Thursday & Sunday (6km)
  • Ballancourt-sur-Essonne: market Thursday & Sunday (8km)
  • Montlhery: market Monday (10km)
  • Mennecy: market Wednesday & Saturday (12km)
  • Morsang-sur-Orge: market Wednesday & Saturday (13km)
  • Evry: market Tuesday & Friday (14km)
  • Grigny: market Thursday & Sunday (14km)
  • Ris-Orangis: market Wednesday & Saturday (15km)
  • Etampes: market Tuesday & Saturday all day (15km)

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Tourist attractions near Cheptainville, France

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

Aquarium

  • Centre de la mer et des eaux (33km)
  • Aquarium du palais de la Porte Dor (33km)
  • Cinéaqua (35km)

Heritage sites

National Monuments

Other tourist attractions

  • Catacombs (32km)
  • Jardin des Plantes (33km)
  • Rodin Museum (34km)
  • Eiffel Tower (34km)
  • Place de la Bastille (34km)
  • Pont-Neuf (34km)
  • Hotel de Ville (town hall) (34km)
  • Hotel des Invalides (34km)
  • Place des Vosges (35km)
  • Orsay Museum (35km)
  • Palais Bourbon (35km)
  • The Louvre (35km)
  • Jardin des Tuileries (35km)
  • Saint-Eustache (35km)
  • Place de la Concorde (35km)
  • Palais Royal (35km)
  • Petit Palais (35km)
  • Grand Palais (35km)
  • Champs-Elysees (35km)
  • Place Vendome (35km)
  • Eglise de la Madeleine (36km)
  • Paris Opera (36km)
  • Parc Monceau (37km)
  • Montmartre (38km)
  • Montmartre district (38km)
  • Basilica de Sacre Coeur (38km)
  • Parc de la Villette (39km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Etampes) (15km)
  • Eglise de Saint Basile (Etampes) (15km)
  • Collegiale de Saint Martin (Etampes) (17km)
  • Notre Dame de Port Royal des Champs (Magny-les-Hameaux) (24km)
  • Abbaye du Lys (Dammarie-les-Lys) (27km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame des Vaulx de Cernay (Cernay-la-Ville) (29km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Saint-Germain-des-Prés (Paris) (34km)
  • Maison d'Ourscamp (Paris) (34km)
  • Eglises de Saint Eustache (Paris) (34km)
  • Cathédrale de Notre Dame (Paris) (35km)
  • Sainte Chapelle (Paris) (35km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Bougival) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin et Saint Blaise (Louveciennes) (37km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chatou) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint Etienne (Mareil-Marly) (40km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Geneviève (Feucherolles) (42km)
  • Basilique de Saint Denis (Saint-Denis) (43km)
  • Collégiale Notre-Dame (Poissy) (46km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Orgeval) (47km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de Chamarande (6km)
  • Parc de Courson (11km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (15km)
  • Parc du château de Courances (19km)
  • Parc du château de Breteuil (24km)
  • Parc du domaine de Sceaux (24km)
  • Maison de Chateaubriand (25km)
  • Parc de Versailles (31km)
  • Potager du roi, Versailles (31km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Cloud (32km)
  • Parc du château de Vaux-le-Vicomte (32km)
  • Domaine national de Fontainebleau (35km)
  • Jardin du Palais-Royal (35km)
  • Domaine national de Rambouillet (35km)
  • Domaine de la Malmaison (36km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Germain-en-Laye (41km)
  • Domaine national de Champs-sur-Marne (41km)
  • Parc du château de Groussay (42km)
  • Parc du château de Thoiry (50km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Vallée de Chevreuse (24km)
  • Vaux de Cernay (29km)
  • Forêt de Rambouillet (29km)
  • Murs à pêches (37km)
  • Château de Sauvage (40km)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

  • Etampes (15km)
  • Rambouillet (35km)
  • Noisiel (42km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Le Plessis-Robinson (26km)
  • Le Mee-sur-Seine (27km)
  • Velizy-Villacoublay (27km)
  • Melun (28km)
  • Creteil (29km)
  • Meudon (29km)
  • Maisons-Alfort (30km)
  • Rueil-Malmaison (37km)
  • Levallois-Perret (38km)
  • Courbevoie (38km)
  • Le Vesinet (40km)
  • Gagny (42km)
  • Aulnay-sous-Bois (45km)
  • Livry-Gargan (45km)
  • Moutiers (46km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Vincennes (33km)
  • Ménagerie du Jardin des plantes (33km)
  • Jardin d'acclimatation (Paris) (36km)
  • Parc zoologique de Thoiry (50km)
 
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Geography and distances

Cheptainville is in the Paris region of France at 14 kilometres from Evry, the department capital (general information: Cheptainville is 34 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Cheptainville

Canton: Arpajon

Arrondissement: Palaiseau

Department: Essonne

Region: Paris

Postcode: 91630

Distance to Cheptainville

from Evry (prefecture): 14 km

from Paris: 34 km

from Calais: 268 km

from Nice: 662 km

from Bordeaux: 467 km

from Strasbourg: 403 km

Getting here

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

We have 19 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arpajon, Avrainville, Boissy-sous-Saint-Yon, Bouray-sur-Juine, Bretigny-sur-Orge, Chamarande, Egly, Guibeville, Itteville, Janville-sur-Juine, La Norville, Lardy, Leudeville, Marolles-en-Hurepoix, Ollainville, Saint-Germain-les-Arpajon, Saint-Vrain, Torfou and Vert-le-Grand.

This page in French: Visiter Cheptainville

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