Etampes tourism and travel guide

Photo of Etampes in Essonne

Visit Etampes: highlights and tourist information

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Etampes is situated in the Essonne department and Paris region, in the Paris region of France at 28 kilometres from Evry, the department capital (general information: Etampes is 49 kilometres from Paris).

Tourist classifications for Etampes include "town of art and history".

Popular places to visit nearby include Yevre-le-Chatel at 33 km and Fontainebleau at 40 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Etampes, 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 Etampes in Paris.

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


Map of places to visit near Etampes

Markets in and near Etampes

Market days in Etampes: weekly market: Tuesday & Saturday all day;

  • Etampes: market Tuesday & Saturday all day (0km)
  • Dourdan: market Wednesday & Saturday (16km)
  • Arpajon: market Friday (18km)
  • Angerville: market Tuesday (19km)
  • Ballancourt-sur-Essonne: market Thursday & Sunday (19km)
  • Bretigny-sur-Orge: market Thursday & Sunday (21km)
  • Malesherbes: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Montlhery: market Monday (24km)
  • Mennecy: market Wednesday & Saturday (25km)
  • Morsang-sur-Orge: market Wednesday & Saturday (28km)

More information about Etampes, Paris

Tourist attractions near Etampes, France

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


  • Aquarium du palais de la Porte Dor (48km)

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Rambouillet Chateau (34km)
  • Maison des Jardies (44km)
  • Saint Cloud Parc (44km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Gatinais Francais (22km)
  • Haute Vallee de Chevreuse (29km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Etampes) (0km)
  • Eglise de Saint Basile (Etampes) (0km)
  • Collegiale de Saint Martin (Etampes) (2km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame des Vaulx de Cernay (Cernay-la-Ville) (32km)
  • Notre Dame de Port Royal des Champs (Magny-les-Hameaux) (33km)
  • Abbaye du Lys (Dammarie-les-Lys) (36km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Boiscommun) (47km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de Chamarande (9km)
  • Parc de Courson (18km)
  • Parc du château de Courances (22km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (25km)
  • Parc du château de Breteuil (29km)
  • Domaine national de Rambouillet (35km)
  • Maison de Chateaubriand (38km)
  • Parc du domaine de Sceaux (38km)
  • Domaine national de Fontainebleau (39km)
  • Potager du roi, Versailles (41km)
  • Parc de Versailles (41km)
  • Parc du château de Vaux-le-Vicomte (43km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Cloud (44km)
  • Parc du château de Groussay (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Rambouillet (30km)
  • Vallée de Chevreuse (31km)
  • Vaux de Cernay (32km)
  • Château de Sauvage (36km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Rambouillet (34km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Moutiers (33km)
  • Le Mee-sur-Seine (37km)
  • Melun (38km)
  • Velizy-Villacoublay (39km)
  • Le Plessis-Robinson (39km)
  • Meudon (42km)
  • Creteil (44km)
  • Maisons-Alfort (45km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Vincennes (48km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Etampes

Canton: Étampes

Arrondissement: Étampes

Department: Essonne

Region: Paris

Postcode: 91150

Distance to Etampes

from Evry (prefecture): 28 km

from Paris: 49 km

from Calais: 280 km

from Nice: 657 km

from Bordeaux: 452 km

from Strasbourg: 411 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Boissy-le-Sec, Brieres-les-Scelles, La Foret-Sainte-Croix, Morigny-Champigny and Ormoy-la-Riviere.

This page in French: Visiter Etampes