Gironville-sur-Essonne tourism and travel guide

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Visit Gironville-sur-Essonne: highlights and tourist information

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Gironville-sur-Essonne 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: Gironville-sur-Essonne is 54 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Yevre-le-Chatel at 24 km and Fontainebleau at 24 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Gironville-sur-Essonne, 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 Gironville-sur-Essonne in Paris.

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

 
 

Map of places to visit near Gironville-sur-Essonne

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)

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Tourist attractions near Gironville-sur-Essonne, France

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

  • Gatinais Francais (7km)
  • Haute Vallee de Chevreuse (44km)

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

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