Compans tourism and travel guide

Photo of Compans in Seine-et-Marne

Photo is of Ermenonville at 15 km from Compans

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Compans is situated in the Seine-et-Marne 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 Compans in Paris.

Popular places to visit nearby include Ermenonville at 15 km and Chateau de Champs-sur-Marne at 16 km.

Compans, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 15 km (direction north-north-east), in the Oise department

The Mer de Sable theme park is the main reason visitors come to Ermenonville,...

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Chateau de Champs-sur-Marne

Chateau de Champs-sur-Marne

Castle at 16 km (direction south-south-west)

The Chateau de Champs-sur-Marne is a beautifully restored 18th century chateau with extensive gardens...

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at 17 km (direction east)

Meaux is visited because of its episcopal city, with a cathedral, chapter house and...

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Basilica of Saint-Denis

Basilica of Saint-Denis

Church at 23 km (direction west), in the Paris department

In the Basilica of Saint-Denis, where many of the French kings are buried, you...

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Chateau de Vincennes

Chateau de Vincennes

Castle at 24 km (direction west-south-west), in the Val-de-Marne department

The Chateau de Vincennes has an interesting history as an important royal residence for...

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at 24 km (direction north-north-west), in the Oise department

The ruined castle, the cathedral and the narrow cobbled streets make Senlis a very...

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Chateau de Chantilly

Chateau de Chantilly

Castle at 26 km (direction north-west), in the Oise department

The Chateau de Chantilly is an extensive castle from the 16th-19th centuries, surrounded by...

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Basilica de Sacre Coeur

Basilica de Sacre Coeur

Church at 26 km (direction west-south-west), in the Paris department

The Basilica of the Sacred Heart is one of the most famous Paris landmarks,...

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at 26 km (direction west-south-west), in the Paris department

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

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at 26 km (direction north-west), in the Oise department

The town of Chantilly in the Oise department of Picardy is best known for...

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Royaumont Abbey

Royaumont Abbey

Abbey at 27 km (direction west-north-west), in the Val-d'Oise department

Royaumont Abbey, once one of the most important cistercian abbeys in France, is a...

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River Seine

River Seine

at 27 km (direction west-south-west), in the Paris department

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

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at 27 km (direction west-south-west), in the Paris department

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

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Paris Opera

Paris Opera

at 28 km (direction west-south-west), in the Paris department

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

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Markets in and near Compans

  • Mitry-Mory: market Tuesday & Saturday (3km)
  • Claye-Souilly: market Wednesday & Saturday (6km)
  • Montfermeil: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Livry-Gargan: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (12km)
  • Brou-sur-Chantereine: market Saturday (13km)
  • Clichy-sous-Bois: market Wednesday & Saturday (13km)
  • Lagny-sur-Marne: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (13km)
  • Chelles: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday (13km)
  • Aulnay-sous-Bois: market every day except Monday (14km)
  • Noisiel: market Sunday (16km)

More information about Compans, Paris

Tourist attractions near Compans, France

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


  • Aquarium du palais de la Porte Dor (25km)
  • Centre de la mer et des eaux (29km)
  • Cinéaqua (31km)

Heritage sites

National Monuments

Other tourist attractions

  • Parc de la Villette (23km)
  • Basilica de Sacre Coeur (26km)
  • Montmartre (26km)
  • Montmartre district (26km)
  • Place de la Bastille (26km)
  • Place des Vosges (27km)
  • Hotel de Ville (town hall) (27km)
  • Saint-Eustache (27km)
  • Paris Opera (28km)
  • Jardin des Plantes (28km)
  • Palais Royal (28km)
  • Pont-Neuf (28km)
  • The Louvre (28km)
  • Place Vendome (28km)
  • Eglise de la Madeleine (28km)
  • Jardin des Tuileries (28km)
  • Orsay Museum (29km)
  • Place de la Concorde (29km)
  • Parc Monceau (29km)
  • Palais Bourbon (29km)
  • Champs-Elysees (29km)
  • Petit Palais (29km)
  • Grand Palais (29km)
  • Hotel des Invalides (30km)
  • Rodin Museum (30km)
  • Catacombs (30km)
  • Eiffel Tower (31km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • L'Isle-Adam (34km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Oise-Pays de France (22km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Chaalis (Fontaine-Chaalis) (17km)
  • Basilique de Saint Denis (Saint-Denis) (23km)
  • Abbaye Cistercienne de Royaumont (Asnieres-sur-Oise) (23km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Senlis) (24km)
  • Eglises de Saint Eustache (Paris) (25km)
  • Maison d'Ourscamp (Paris) (27km)
  • Sainte Chapelle (Paris) (28km)
  • Cathédrale de Notre Dame (Paris) (28km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Saint-Germain-des-Prés (Paris) (28km)
  • Abbatiale Saint Nicolas (Saint-Leu-d'Esserent) (31km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Jean-Baptiste du Moncel (Pontpoint) (34km)
  • Abbaye Notre-Dame du Val (Meriel) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Mery-sur-Oise) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint Sulpice (Bethancourt-en-Valois) (36km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame de l'Assomption (Auvers-sur-Oise) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gilocourt) (37km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chatou) (38km)
  • Eglise abbatiale de Notre Dame (Morienval) (39km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Bougival) (41km)
  • Abbaye de Maubuisson (Saint-Ouen-l'Aumone) (41km)
  • Eglise de Saint Maclou (Conflans-Sainte-Honorine) (41km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin et Saint Blaise (Louveciennes) (43km)
  • Eglise de Saint Etienne (Mareil-Marly) (44km)
  • Notre Dame de Port Royal des Champs (Magny-les-Hameaux) (52km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Domaine national de Champs-sur-Marne (16km)
  • Parc du château de Valgenceuse (23km)
  • Potager des Princes (26km)
  • Jardin et parc du château de Chantilly (26km)
  • Parc de l'abbaye de Royaumont (27km)
  • Jardin du Palais-Royal (28km)
  • Parc du domaine de Sceaux (36km)
  • Maison de Chateaubriand (38km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Cloud (38km)
  • Domaine de la Malmaison (39km)
  • Jardin du donjon de Vez (39km)
  • Jardin du château de la Muette (41km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Germain-en-Laye (43km)
  • Potager du roi, Versailles (45km)
  • Parc de Versailles (45km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (52km)
  • Parc de Courson (58km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Foret de Ermenonville (18km)
  • Murs à pêches (21km)
  • Forêt de Chantilly (22km)
  • Foret d'Halette (30km)
  • Foret de Retz (43km)
  • Forêt de Compiègne (48km)
  • Forêt de Hez-Froidmont (49km)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Livry-Gargan (12km)
  • Aulnay-sous-Bois (14km)
  • Gagny (15km)
  • Soisy-sous-Montmorency (26km)
  • Maisons-Alfort (27km)
  • Creteil (28km)
  • Levallois-Perret (29km)
  • Courbevoie (32km)
  • Meudon (37km)
  • Rueil-Malmaison (37km)
  • Le Plessis-Robinson (38km)
  • Le Vesinet (40km)
  • Velizy-Villacoublay (42km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Vincennes (25km)
  • Ménagerie du Jardin des plantes (28km)
  • Jardin d'acclimatation (Paris) (32km)
  • Parc des félins (big cats) (38km)

Geography and distances

Compans is in the Paris region of France at 50 kilometres from Melun, the department capital (general information: Compans is 27 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Compans

Canton: Mitry-Mory

Arrondissement: Meaux

Department: Seine-et-Marne

Region: Paris

Postcode: 77290

Distance to Compans

from Melun (prefecture): 50 km

from Paris: 27 km

from Calais: 225 km

from Nice: 686 km

from Bordeaux: 523 km

from Strasbourg: 375 km

Getting here

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

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Claye-Souilly, Fresnes-sur-Marne, Gressy, Juilly, Le Mesnil-Amelot, Mauregard, Messy, Mitry-Mory, Moussy-le-Vieux, Nantouillet, Saint-Mard, Saint-Mesmes, Thieux, Villeneuve-sous-Dammartin, Villeparisis and Vinantes.

This page in French: Visiter Compans