Courpalay tourism and travel guide

Photo of Courpalay in Seine-et-Marne

Photo is of Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte at 20 km from Courpalay

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Courpalay 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 Courpalay in Paris.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte at 20 km and Provins at 27 km.

Courpalay, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte

Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte

Castle at 20 km (direction west-south-west)

The Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte is one of the most important classical style castles in...

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Heritage Site at 27 km (direction east-south-east)

The small town of Provins has retained a great deal of its medieval heritage,...

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at 32 km (direction south-south-west)

Moret-sur-Loing is a pleasant town with a historic centre close to Fontainebleau...

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Castle at 32 km (direction south-west)

The extraordinary decoration of the numerous rooms and royal apartments at Fontainebleau, and the...

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Chateau de Champs-sur-Marne

Chateau de Champs-sur-Marne

Castle at 35 km (direction west-north-west)

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

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at 35 km (direction north-north-west)

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

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Chateau de Vincennes

Chateau de Vincennes

Castle at 44 km (direction west-north-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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National Monument at 50 km (direction west-north-west), in the Paris department

The 18th century Pantheon was originally to be a church based on the pantheon...

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Notre Dame cathedral

Notre Dame cathedral

Cathedral at 50 km (direction west-north-west), in the Paris department

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

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River Seine

River Seine

at 50 km (direction west-north-west), in the Paris department

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

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at 50 km (direction west-north-west), in the Paris department

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

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at 50 km (direction west-north-west), in the Paris department

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

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at 51 km (direction south-east), in the Yonne department

Sens is an important regional centre dominated by the Cathedral of Saint-Etienne, the first...

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Church at 51 km (direction west-north-west), in the Paris department

Sainte-Chapelle, on the Ile de la Cité in Paris, is an important gothic chapel...

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Markets in and near Courpalay

  • Mormant: market Thursday (7km)
  • Nangis: market Wednesday & Saturday (11km)
  • Coulommiers: market Wednesday & Sunday (21km)
  • Donnemarie-Dontilly: market Monday (22km)
  • Crecy-la-Chapelle: market Thursday (24km)
  • Melun: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday (25km)
  • Ozoir-la-Ferriere: market Wednesday & Saturday (25km)
  • Brie-Comte-Robert: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (26km)
  • Le Mee-sur-Seine: market Sunday (26km)
  • Moissy-Cramayel: market Saturday (27km)

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Tourist attractions near Courpalay, France

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


  • Aquarium du palais de la Porte Dor (45km)

Heritage sites

National Monuments

Other tourist attractions

  • Place de la Bastille (49km)
  • Jardin des Plantes (49km)
  • Place des Vosges (49km)
  • Parc de la Villette (50km)
  • Hotel de Ville (town hall) (50km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglises de Saint Loup (Saint-Loup-de-Naud) (22km)
  • Collegiale Saint Quiriace (Provins) (26km)
  • Abbaye du Lys (Dammarie-les-Lys) (28km)
  • Eglises de Saint Eustache (Paris) (46km)
  • Maison d'Ourscamp (Paris) (50km)
  • Basilique de Saint Denis (Saint-Denis) (54km)

Remarkable gardens

Sites of natural beauty

  • Murs à pêches (44km)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

  • Noisiel (34km)
  • Meaux (35km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Melun (25km)
  • Le Mee-sur-Seine (26km)
  • Creteil (39km)
  • Gagny (41km)
  • Maisons-Alfort (42km)
  • Livry-Gargan (43km)
  • Aulnay-sous-Bois (46km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc des félins (big cats) (7km)
  • Parc zoologique de Vincennes (45km)
  • Ménagerie du Jardin des plantes (49km)

Geography and distances

Courpalay is in the Paris region of France at 25 kilometres from Melun, the department capital (general information: Courpalay is 50 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Courpalay

Canton: Rozay-en-Brie

Arrondissement: Melun

Department: Seine-et-Marne

Region: Paris

Postcode: 77540

Distance to Courpalay

from Melun (prefecture): 25 km

from Paris: 50 km

from Calais: 268 km

from Nice: 642 km

from Bordeaux: 502 km

from Strasbourg: 352 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bernay-Vilbert, Clos-Fontaine, Courtomer, Gastins, La Chapelle-Iger, Mormant, Quiers, Rozay-en-Brie and Voinsles.

This page in French: Visiter Courpalay