Creil tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Chateau de Chantilly at 7 km from Creil

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Creil is situated in the Oise department and Hauts-de-France region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Creil in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Chantilly at 7 km and Chantilly at 7 km.

Creil, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Chateau de Chantilly

Chateau de Chantilly

Castle at 7 km (direction south)

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

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at 7 km (direction south-south-west)

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

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at 10 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Senlis guide
Royaumont Abbey

Royaumont Abbey

Abbey at 14 km (direction south-west), in the Val-d'Oise department

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

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at 22 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Ermenonville guide


at 31 km (direction east-north-east)

In Compiegne you can visit the palace, several museums, and other interesting...

See Compiegne guide
Morienval abbey

Morienval abbey

Abbey at 33 km (direction east)

The Abbey of Notre-Dame at Morienval is an impressive example of Romanesque...

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at 34 km (direction west-north-west)

In Beauvais you can see the important (if often rebuilt and renovated)...

See Beauvais guide
Basilica of Saint-Denis

Basilica of Saint-Denis

Church at 37 km (direction south-south-west), in the Paris department

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

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at 38 km (direction east)

In Pierrefonds village visit one of the most lovely castles in northern...

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Parc Saint-Paul

Parc Saint-Paul

Theme Park at 40 km (direction west-north-west)

Parc Saint Paul is one of the most popular theme parks in...

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Basilica de Sacre Coeur

Basilica de Sacre Coeur

Church at 42 km (direction south-south-west), in the Paris department

The Basilica of the Sacred Heart is one of the most famous...

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at 43 km (direction south-south-west), in the Paris department

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

See Montmartre guide
Paris Opera

Paris Opera

at 44 km (direction south-south-west), in the Paris department

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

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Markets in and near Creil

Market days in Creil: weekly market: Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday;

  • Creil: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday (0km)
  • Montataire: market Sunday (3km)
  • Saint-Leu-d'Esserent: market Saturday (6km)
  • Chantilly: market Wednesday & Saturday (7km)
  • Liancourt: market Wednesday (8km)
  • Gouvieux: market Thursday & Sunday (9km)
  • Pont-Sainte-Maxence: market Tuesday & Friday (10km)
  • Senlis: market Tuesday & Friday (10km)
  • Lamorlaye: market Tuesday & Saturday (11km)
  • Fosses: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday (18km)

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Tourist attractions near Creil, France

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


  • Cinéaqua (46km)

Heritage sites

  • Compiène église Saint-Jacques (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (31km)
  • Paris tour St Jacques (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (45km)
  • Seine Banks, Paris (46km)

National Monuments

Other tourist attractions

  • Parc de la Villette (41km)
  • Basilica de Sacre Coeur (42km)
  • Montmartre (43km)
  • Montmartre district (43km)
  • Parc Monceau (44km)
  • Paris Opera (44km)
  • Eglise de la Madeleine (45km)
  • Place Vendome (45km)
  • Palais Royal (45km)
  • Saint-Eustache (45km)
  • Champs-Elysees (45km)
  • Place de la Concorde (45km)
  • Petit Palais (45km)
  • Grand Palais (45km)
  • Jardin des Tuileries (45km)
  • The Louvre (45km)
  • Place des Vosges (45km)
  • Palais Bourbon (46km)
  • Hotel de Ville (town hall) (46km)
  • Orsay Museum (46km)
  • Place de la Bastille (46km)
  • Pont-Neuf (46km)
  • Hotel des Invalides (46km)
  • Rodin Museum (46km)
  • Eiffel Tower (46km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • L'Isle-Adam (24km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Oise-Pays de France (10km)
  • Vexin Francais (45km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbatiale Saint Nicolas (Saint-Leu-d'Esserent) (6km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Senlis) (10km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Jean-Baptiste du Moncel (Pontpoint) (13km)
  • Abbaye Cistercienne de Royaumont (Asnieres-sur-Oise) (17km)
  • Abbaye de Chaalis (Fontaine-Chaalis) (20km)
  • Abbaye Notre-Dame du Val (Meriel) (28km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gilocourt) (28km)
  • Eglise de Saint Sulpice (Bethancourt-en-Valois) (29km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame de l'Assomption (Auvers-sur-Oise) (30km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Mery-sur-Oise) (30km)
  • Eglise abbatiale de Notre Dame (Morienval) (33km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Beauvais) (35km)
  • Abbaye de Maubuisson (Saint-Ouen-l'Aumone) (36km)
  • Basilique de Saint Denis (Saint-Denis) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint Maclou (Conflans-Sainte-Honorine) (41km)
  • Sainte Chapelle (Paris) (45km)
  • Cathédrale de Notre Dame (Paris) (45km)
  • Maison d'Ourscamp (Paris) (46km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Saint-Germain-des-Prés (Paris) (46km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chatou) (47km)
  • Collégiale Notre-Dame (Poissy) (49km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Bougival) (50km)
  • Eglise de Saint Etienne (Mareil-Marly) (51km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin et Saint Blaise (Louveciennes) (51km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Orgeval) (52km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Geneviève (Feucherolles) (56km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Potager des Princes (7km)
  • Jardin et parc du château de Chantilly (7km)
  • Parc du château de Valgenceuse (11km)
  • Parc de l'abbaye de Royaumont (14km)
  • Parc du château de Compiègne (31km)
  • Jardin du donjon de Vez (38km)
  • Jardin du château de la Muette (41km)
  • Jardin du Palais-Royal (45km)
  • Domaine national de Champs-sur-Marne (46km)
  • Domaine de la Malmaison (49km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Germain-en-Laye (49km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Foret d'Halette (8km)
  • Forêt de Chantilly (10km)
  • Foret de Ermenonville (17km)
  • Forêt de Hez-Froidmont (18km)
  • Forêt de Compiègne (33km)
  • Mont Ganelon (34km)
  • Hortillonnages d'Amiens (36km)
  • Plan d'eau du Canada (37km)
  • Forêt du Parc de Saint-Quentin (39km)
  • Forêt de Laigue (40km)
  • Murs à pêches (44km)
  • Foret de Retz (45km)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Remerangles (25km)
  • Soisy-sous-Montmorency (33km)
  • Beauvais (34km)
  • Aulnay-sous-Bois (37km)
  • Livry-Gargan (38km)
  • Gagny (42km)
  • Levallois-Perret (43km)
  • Courbevoie (43km)
  • Rueil-Malmaison (48km)
  • Le Vesinet (48km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Jardin d'acclimatation (Paris) (45km)

Geography and distances

Creil is in the north of France at 34 kilometres from Beauvais, the department capital (general information: Creil is 46 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Creil

Canton: Creil

Arrondissement: Senlis

Department: Oise

Region: Picardy

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 60100

Distance to Creil

from Beauvais (prefecture): 34 km

from Paris: 46 km

from Calais: 193 km

from Nice: 718 km

from Bordeaux: 543 km

from Strasbourg: 392 km

Getting here

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

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Angicourt, Apremont, Aumont-en-Halatte, Brenouille, Cramoisy, Laigneville, Monchy-Saint-Eloi, Montataire, Nogent-sur-Oise, Rieux, Rousseloy, Saint-Leu-d'Esserent, Saint-Maximin, Thiverny, Verneuil-en-Halatte, Villers-Saint-Paul and Villers-sous-Saint-Leu.

This page in French: Visiter Creil


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