Gironville-sur-Essonne tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Yevre-le-Chatel at 24 km from Gironville-sur-Essonne

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Gironville-sur-Essonne is situated in the Essonne 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 Gironville-sur-Essonne in Paris.

Popular places to visit nearby include Yevre-le-Chatel at 24 km and Fontainebleau at 24 km.

Gironville-sur-Essonne, France: places to visit and attractions

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



Most Beautiful Village at 24 km (direction south-south-west), in the Loiret department

The walk along the Rimarden river, the traditional charm and the ruined castle all...

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Castle at 24 km (direction east), in the Seine-et-Marne department

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

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at 32 km (direction east), in the Seine-et-Marne department

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

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Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte

Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte

Castle at 33 km (direction east-north-east), in the Seine-et-Marne department

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

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Chateau de Chamerolles

Chateau de Chamerolles

Castle at 38 km (direction south-west), in the Loiret department

The chateau de Chamerolles is an attractive chateau with a pretty Renaissance garden...

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at 43 km (direction south), in the Loiret department

Bellegarde is a small traditional town with an atractive moated castle in the centre...

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Arboretum des Grandes Bruyeres

Arboretum des Grandes Bruyeres

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

The arboretum des Grandes Bruyeres is a fabulous arboretum and garden near Orleans...

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at 49 km (direction south-east), in the Loiret department

With more than 130 bridges across the numerous canals and rivers in Montargis, it...

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Chateau de Rambouillet

Chateau de Rambouillet

Castle at 51 km (direction west-north-west), in the Yvelines department

Once a Royal castle, the Chateau de Rambouillet is now the summer residence for...

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Versailles Palace

Versailles Palace

Castle at 52 km (direction north-north-west), in the Yvelines department

A short distance outside central Paris, the Palais de Versailles is an enormous and...

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Markets in and near Gironville-sur-Essonne

  • Malesherbes: market Wednesday (9km)
  • La Chapelle-la-Reine: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Ballancourt-sur-Essonne: market Thursday & Sunday (17km)
  • Etampes: market Tuesday & Saturday all day (17km)
  • Puiseaux: market Monday (20km)
  • Mennecy: market Wednesday & Saturday (22km)
  • Fontainebleau: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (24km)
  • Pithiviers: market Saturday all day (24km)
  • Arpajon: market Friday (26km)
  • Bretigny-sur-Orge: market Thursday & Sunday (26km)

More information about Gironville-sur-Essonne, Paris

Tourist attractions near Gironville-sur-Essonne, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Rambouillet Chateau (51km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Etampes) (17km)
  • Eglise de Saint Basile (Etampes) (18km)
  • Collegiale de Saint Martin (Etampes) (19km)
  • Abbaye du Lys (Dammarie-les-Lys) (25km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Boiscommun) (37km)
  • Notre Dame de Port Royal des Champs (Magny-les-Hameaux) (45km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame des Vaulx de Cernay (Cernay-la-Ville) (48km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Courances (10km)
  • Parc de Chamarande (20km)
  • Domaine national de Fontainebleau (24km)
  • Parc de Courson (31km)
  • Parc du château de Vaux-le-Vicomte (33km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (36km)
  • Parc du château de Breteuil (43km)
  • Arboretum des grandes bruyères (44km)
  • Parc du domaine de Sceaux (45km)
  • Maison de Chateaubriand (45km)
  • Domaine national de Rambouillet (51km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Vallée de Chevreuse (44km)
  • Forêt de Rambouillet (46km)
  • Vaux de Cernay (48km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Etampes (17km)
  • Rambouillet (51km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Le Mee-sur-Seine (27km)
  • Melun (28km)
  • Quiers-sur-Bezonde (42km)
  • Moutiers (45km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc des félins (big cats) (57km)

Geography and distances

Gironville-sur-Essonne is in the Paris region of France at 28 kilometres from Evry, the department capital (general information: Gironville-sur-Essonne is 54 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Gironville-sur-Essonne

Canton: Milly-la-Forêt

Arrondissement: Évry

Department: Essonne

Region: Paris

Postcode: 91720

Distance to Gironville-sur-Essonne

from Evry (prefecture): 28 km

from Paris: 54 km

from Calais: 289 km

from Nice: 642 km

from Bordeaux: 453 km

from Strasbourg: 396 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Gironville-sur-Essonne from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Boigneville, Buno-Bonnevaux, Champmotteux, Courdimanche-sur-Essonne, Maisse, Prunay-sur-Essonne, Tousson and Valpuiseaux.

This page in French: Visiter Gironville-sur-Essonne