Giverny tourism and travel guide

Photo of Giverny in Eure

Photo is of Giverny Gardens at 1 km from Giverny

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Giverny is situated in the Eure department and Normandy region.

Attractions in Giverny

The most famous, most visited, and perhaps most attractive gardens in France, as painted by Monet, are here at Giverny: Giverny Gardens

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Giverny in Normandy.

Popular places to visit nearby include Giverny Gardens at 1 km and Vernon at 3 km.

Giverny, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Giverny Gardens

Giverny Gardens

Garden less than one km (direction east)

The most famous, most visited, and perhaps most attractive gardens in France, as painted...

See Giverny Gardens guide


at 3 km (direction west-north-west)

Vernon has an attractive historic centre and sits on the banks of the River...

See Vernon guide
La Roche-Guyon

La Roche-Guyon

Most Beautiful Village at 8 km (direction east), in the Val-d'Oise department

At La Roche-Guyon, a 'plus beau village de France', you can exlore a pretty...

See La Roche-Guyon guide
Chateau Gaillard

Chateau Gaillard

Castle at 20 km (direction north-west)

The evocative ruins of Chateau Gaillard, built in the 12th century by Richard the...

See Chateau Gaillard guide


at 28 km (direction west)

In Evreux it is the two religious monuments - the cathedral and the bishop's...

See Evreux guide


Most Beautiful Village at 36 km (direction west)

The half-timbered buildings in the village of Lyons-la-Foret make it one of the prettiest...

See Lyons-la-Foret guide
Parc Saint-Paul

Parc Saint-Paul

Theme Park at 51 km (direction north-east), in the Oise department

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

See Parc Saint-Paul guide


at 51 km (direction north-west), in the Seine-Maritime department

The cathedral and cobbled streets in the old town are just two of the...

See Rouen guide
La Bouille

La Bouille

at 53 km (direction west-north-west), in the Seine-Maritime department

You will enjoy a stroll along the banks of the Seine river when you...

See La Bouille guide
Chateau de Rambouillet

Chateau de Rambouillet

Castle at 53 km (direction south-south-east), in the Yvelines department

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

See Chateau de Rambouillet guide
Versailles Palace

Versailles Palace

Castle at 53 km (direction east-south-east), in the Yvelines department

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

See Versailles Palace guide


at 57 km (direction east-north-east), in the Oise department

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

See Beauvais guide

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Map of places to visit near Giverny


Markets in and near Giverny

  • Vernon: market Wednesday & Saturday all day (4km)
  • Bonnieres-sur-Seine: market Sunday (6km)
  • Pacy-sur-Eure: market Thursday (12km)
  • Buchelay: market Friday (15km)
  • Gaillon: market Tuesday (16km)
  • Mantes-la-Jolie: market Wednesday & Saturday (17km)
  • Mantes-la-Ville: market Thursday (18km)
  • Les Andelys: market Saturday all day (20km)
  • Ivry-la-Bataille: market Saturday (22km)
  • Gamaches-en-Vexin: market Thursday - seasonal market only (23km)

More information about Giverny, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Giverny, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Villa Savoye (41km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Vexin Francais (28km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Saint-Gervais-Saint-Protais de Gisors (Gisors) (29km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Orgeval) (38km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Geneviève (Feucherolles) (40km)
  • Collégiale Notre-Dame (Poissy) (41km)
  • Eglise de Saint Maclou (Conflans-Sainte-Honorine) (43km)
  • Abbaye de Maubuisson (Saint-Ouen-l'Aumone) (43km)
  • Abbaye Saint Germer de Fly (Saint-Germer-de-Fly) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint Etienne (Mareil-Marly) (46km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin et Saint Blaise (Louveciennes) (49km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Bougival) (51km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame des Vaulx de Cernay (Cernay-la-Ville) (53km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Beauvais) (57km)
  • Notre Dame de Port Royal des Champs (Magny-les-Hameaux) (57km)
  • Abbaye Saint Georges de Boscherville (Saint-Martin-de-Boscherville) (57km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du musée d’art américain (1km)
  • Jardin de Claude Monet (1km)
  • Les jardins du château de Saint-Just (8km)
  • Domaine de Villarceaux (12km)
  • Domaine du château d'Ambleville (15km)
  • Les jardins du château de Miserey (19km)
  • Parc du château de Thoiry (31km)
  • Jardins du château de Vandrimare (36km)
  • Parc du château de Groussay (40km)
  • Jardin Plume (43km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Germain-en-Laye (46km)
  • Potager du roi, Versailles (53km)
  • Parc de Versailles (53km)
  • Parc du manoir de Villers (55km)
  • Parc du château de Breteuil (57km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Georges (57km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle régionale des Larris et Tourbières de Saint-Pierre-es-Champs (42km)
  • Vaux de Cernay (53km)
  • Forêt du Parc de Saint-Quentin (56km)
  • Vallée de Chevreuse (56km)
  • Plan d'eau du Canada (57km)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

  • Pontoise (42km)
  • Elbeuf (44km)
  • Rouen (51km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Thoiry (31km)

Geography and distances

Giverny is in the north of France at 28 kilometres from Evreux, the department capital (general information: Giverny is 65 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Giverny

Canton: Écos

Arrondissement: Andelys

Department: Eure

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 27620

Distance to Giverny

from Evreux (prefecture): 28 km

from Paris: 65 km

from Calais: 209 km

from Nice: 742 km

from Bordeaux: 498 km

from Strasbourg: 459 km

Getting here

Most visitors arrive by car, often from the ferry ports at Cherbourg or Caen on the coast here For driving distances to Giverny from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bennecourt, Blaru, Bois-Jerome-Saint-Ouen, Bonnieres-sur-Seine, Freneuse, Gasny, Gommecourt, Jeufosse, Limetz-Villez, Port-Villez, Saint-Just, Saint-Marcel, Sainte-Genevieve-les-Gasny and Vernon.

This page in French: Visiter Giverny