Echarcon tourism and travel guide

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Visit Echarcon: highlights and tourist information

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Echarcon is situated in the Essonne department and Paris region, in the Paris region of France at 6 kilometres from Evry, the department capital (general information: Echarcon is 32 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Fontainebleau at 28 km and Catacombs at 30 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Echarcon, 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 Echarcon in Paris.

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

 
 

Map of places to visit near Echarcon

Markets in and near Echarcon

  • Mennecy: market Wednesday & Saturday (2km)
  • Ballancourt-sur-Essonne: market Thursday & Sunday (6km)
  • Evry: market Tuesday & Friday (6km)
  • Corbeil-Essonnes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (7km)
  • Bretigny-sur-Orge: market Thursday & Sunday (8km)
  • Ris-Orangis: market Wednesday & Saturday (9km)
  • Grigny: market Thursday & Sunday (9km)
  • Morsang-sur-Orge: market Wednesday & Saturday (11km)
  • Arpajon: market Friday (12km)
  • Draveil: market Thursday & Sunday (13km)

More information about Echarcon, Paris

Tourist attractions near Echarcon, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du palais de la Porte Dor (29km)
  • Centre de la mer et des eaux (31km)
  • Cinéaqua (33km)

Heritage sites

National Monuments

Paris
  • Catacombs (30km)
  • Jardin des Plantes (31km)
  • Place de la Bastille (31km)
  • Place des Vosges (32km)
  • Hotel de Ville (town hall) (32km)
  • Pont-Neuf (32km)
  • Rodin Museum (32km)
  • The Louvre (33km)
  • Orsay Museum (33km)
  • Saint-Eustache (33km)
  • Hotel des Invalides (33km)
  • Palais Bourbon (33km)
  • Eiffel Tower (33km)
  • Palais Royal (33km)
  • Jardin des Tuileries (33km)
  • Place de la Concorde (33km)
  • Place Vendome (33km)
  • Petit Palais (33km)
  • Grand Palais (34km)
  • Champs-Elysees (34km)
  • Eglise de la Madeleine (34km)
  • Paris Opera (34km)
  • Parc Monceau (35km)
  • Montmartre (35km)
  • Montmartre district (35km)
  • Basilica de Sacre Coeur (35km)
  • Parc de la Villette (36km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Gatinais Francais (19km)
  • Haute Vallee de Chevreuse (33km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye du Lys (Dammarie-les-Lys) (18km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Etampes) (24km)
  • Eglise de Saint Basile (Etampes) (24km)
  • Collegiale de Saint Martin (Etampes) (26km)
  • Notre Dame de Port Royal des Champs (Magny-les-Hameaux) (29km)
  • Eglises de Saint Eustache (Paris) (31km)
  • Maison d'Ourscamp (Paris) (32km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Saint-Germain-des-Prés (Paris) (32km)
  • Cathédrale de Notre Dame (Paris) (33km)
  • Sainte Chapelle (Paris) (33km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame des Vaulx de Cernay (Cernay-la-Ville) (37km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Bougival) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin et Saint Blaise (Louveciennes) (39km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chatou) (40km)
  • Basilique de Saint Denis (Saint-Denis) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint Etienne (Mareil-Marly) (42km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Geneviève (Feucherolles) (46km)
  • Collégiale Notre-Dame (Poissy) (48km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Orgeval) (50km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Courances (15km)
  • Parc de Chamarande (15km)
  • Parc de Courson (20km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (21km)
  • Parc du château de Vaux-le-Vicomte (22km)
  • Parc du domaine de Sceaux (24km)
  • Maison de Chateaubriand (25km)
  • Domaine national de Fontainebleau (28km)
  • Parc du château de Breteuil (31km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Cloud (33km)
  • Jardin du Palais-Royal (33km)
  • Parc de Versailles (34km)
  • Potager du roi, Versailles (34km)
  • Domaine national de Champs-sur-Marne (34km)
  • Domaine de la Malmaison (38km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Germain-en-Laye (43km)
  • Domaine national de Rambouillet (44km)
  • Parc du château de Groussay (49km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Vallée de Chevreuse (31km)
  • Murs à pêches (33km)
  • Vaux de Cernay (37km)
  • Forêt de Rambouillet (38km)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

  • Etampes (23km)
  • Noisiel (35km)
  • Rambouillet (44km)
  • Meaux (55km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Le Mee-sur-Seine (17km)
  • Melun (19km)
  • Creteil (23km)
  • Maisons-Alfort (26km)
  • Le Plessis-Robinson (26km)
  • Velizy-Villacoublay (29km)
  • Meudon (30km)
  • Gagny (36km)
  • Levallois-Perret (37km)
  • Courbevoie (38km)
  • Rueil-Malmaison (38km)
  • Livry-Gargan (40km)
  • Aulnay-sous-Bois (40km)
  • Le Vesinet (41km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Vincennes (29km)
  • Ménagerie du Jardin des plantes (31km)
  • Jardin d'acclimatation (Paris) (36km)
  • Parc des félins (big cats) (43km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Echarcon

Canton: Mennecy

Arrondissement: Évry

Department: Essonne

Region: Paris

Postcode: 91540

Distance to Echarcon

from Evry (prefecture): 6 km

from Paris: 32 km

from Calais: 267 km

from Nice: 658 km

from Bordeaux: 473 km

from Strasbourg: 393 km

Getting here

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

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ballancourt-sur-Essonne, Bondoufle, Chevannes, Corbeil-Essonnes, Courcouronnes, Evry, Fontenay-le-Vicomte, Le Coudray-Montceaux, Leudeville, Lisses, Mennecy, Ormoy, Saint-Germain-les-Corbeil, Saint-Vrain, Vert-le-Grand, Vert-le-Petit and Villabe.

This page in French: Visiter Echarcon