Gouvernes tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Chateau de Champs-sur-Marne at 7 km from Gouvernes

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Gouvernes is situated in the Seine-et-Marne 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 Gouvernes in Paris.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Champs-sur-Marne at 7 km and Meaux at 18 km.

Gouvernes, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Chateau de Champs-sur-Marne

Chateau de Champs-sur-Marne

Castle at 7 km (direction west)

The Chateau de Champs-sur-Marne is a beautifully restored 18th century chateau with...

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at 18 km (direction east-north-east)

Meaux is visited because of its episcopal city, with a cathedral, chapter...

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Chateau de Vincennes

Chateau de Vincennes

Castle at 19 km (direction west), in the Val-de-Marne department

The Chateau de Vincennes has an interesting history as an important royal...

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River Seine

River Seine

at 25 km (direction west), in the Paris department

The Seine river is at the heart of the city, near many...

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at 25 km (direction west), in the Paris department

The city of Paris continues to be the most popular destination with...

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Notre Dame cathedral

Notre Dame cathedral

Cathedral at 25 km (direction west), in the Paris department

The Cathedral of Notre-Dame, on an island in the Seine River, is...

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National Monument at 25 km (direction west), in the Paris department

The 18th century Pantheon was originally to be a church based on...

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Church at 25 km (direction west), in the Paris department

Sainte-Chapelle, on the Ile de la Cité in Paris, is an important...

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National Monument at 26 km (direction west), in the Paris department

La Conciergerie at Paris is one of the oldest and most important...

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Basilica of Saint-Denis

Basilica of Saint-Denis

Church at 26 km (direction west-north-west), in the Paris department

In the Basilica of Saint-Denis, where many of the French kings are...

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at 26 km (direction west), in the Paris department

The Montmartre region of Paris is almost a separate village within the...

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Basilica de Sacre Coeur

Basilica de Sacre Coeur

Church at 26 km (direction west), in the Paris department

The Basilica of the Sacred Heart is one of the most famous...

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at 26 km (direction west), in the Paris department

The Palais-Royal is a 17th century palace with attractive gardens in the...

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Jardin du Luxembourg

Jardin du Luxembourg

Garden at 26 km (direction west), in the Paris department

The Jardin du Luxembourg is one of the most extensive and most...

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Map of places to visit near Gouvernes


Markets in and near Gouvernes

  • Lagny-sur-Marne: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (2km)
  • Noisiel: market Sunday (5km)
  • Brou-sur-Chantereine: market Saturday (5km)
  • Chelles: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday (8km)
  • Gournay-sur-Marne: market Wednesday & Saturday (9km)
  • Pontault-Combault: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (9km)
  • Claye-Souilly: market Wednesday & Saturday (9km)
  • Montfermeil: market Wednesday (10km)
  • Noisy-le-Grand: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (10km)
  • Le Plessis-Trevise: market Wednesday & Saturday (10km)

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Tourist attractions near Gouvernes, France

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


  • Aquarium du palais de la Porte Dor (21km)
  • Centre de la mer et des eaux (26km)
  • Cinéaqua (29km)

Heritage sites

National Monuments

Other tourist attractions

  • Parc de la Villette (22km)
  • Place de la Bastille (24km)
  • Place des Vosges (24km)
  • Jardin des Plantes (25km)
  • Hotel de Ville (town hall) (25km)
  • Saint-Eustache (26km)
  • Montmartre (26km)
  • Montmartre district (26km)
  • Basilica de Sacre Coeur (26km)
  • Pont-Neuf (26km)
  • Palais Royal (26km)
  • The Louvre (26km)
  • Paris Opera (26km)
  • Catacombs (27km)
  • Place Vendome (27km)
  • Orsay Museum (27km)
  • Jardin des Tuileries (27km)
  • Eglise de la Madeleine (27km)
  • Place de la Concorde (27km)
  • Palais Bourbon (27km)
  • Rodin Museum (28km)
  • Petit Palais (28km)
  • Champs-Elysees (28km)
  • Grand Palais (28km)
  • Hotel des Invalides (28km)
  • Parc Monceau (28km)
  • Eiffel Tower (29km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Oise-Pays de France (37km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglises de Saint Eustache (Paris) (21km)
  • Maison d'Ourscamp (Paris) (25km)
  • Basilique de Saint Denis (Saint-Denis) (26km)
  • Cathédrale de Notre Dame (Paris) (26km)
  • Sainte Chapelle (Paris) (26km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Saint-Germain-des-Prés (Paris) (26km)
  • Abbaye de Chaalis (Fontaine-Chaalis) (32km)
  • Abbaye Cistercienne de Royaumont (Asnieres-sur-Oise) (35km)
  • Abbaye du Lys (Dammarie-les-Lys) (39km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chatou) (39km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Senlis) (39km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Bougival) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin et Saint Blaise (Louveciennes) (42km)
  • Abbaye Notre-Dame du Val (Meriel) (43km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Mery-sur-Oise) (43km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame de l'Assomption (Auvers-sur-Oise) (44km)
  • Abbatiale Saint Nicolas (Saint-Leu-d'Esserent) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint Etienne (Mareil-Marly) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint Maclou (Conflans-Sainte-Honorine) (46km)
  • Notre Dame de Port Royal des Champs (Magny-les-Hameaux) (47km)
  • Abbaye de Maubuisson (Saint-Ouen-l'Aumone) (47km)
  • Eglises de Saint Loup (Saint-Loup-de-Naud) (52km)
  • Collegiale Saint Quiriace (Provins) (55km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Domaine national de Champs-sur-Marne (7km)
  • Jardin du Palais-Royal (26km)
  • Parc du domaine de Sceaux (31km)
  • Parc du château de Vaux-le-Vicomte (33km)
  • Maison de Chateaubriand (33km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Cloud (36km)
  • Parc du château de Valgenceuse (38km)
  • Domaine de la Malmaison (39km)
  • Parc de l'abbaye de Royaumont (39km)
  • Potager des Princes (41km)
  • Jardin et parc du château de Chantilly (41km)
  • Potager du roi, Versailles (42km)
  • Parc de Versailles (42km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Germain-en-Laye (44km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (45km)
  • Parc de Courson (49km)
  • Jardin du donjon de Vez (50km)
  • Jardin du château de la Muette (51km)
  • Parc de Chamarande (52km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Murs à pêches (17km)
  • Foret de Ermenonville (33km)
  • Forêt de Chantilly (37km)
  • Foret d'Halette (45km)
  • Foret de Retz (53km)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Gagny (12km)
  • Livry-Gargan (13km)
  • Aulnay-sous-Bois (17km)
  • Creteil (19km)
  • Maisons-Alfort (20km)
  • Levallois-Perret (30km)
  • Soisy-sous-Montmorency (32km)
  • Courbevoie (32km)
  • Le Plessis-Robinson (33km)
  • Meudon (34km)
  • Melun (35km)
  • Le Mee-sur-Seine (36km)
  • Rueil-Malmaison (38km)
  • Velizy-Villacoublay (38km)
  • Le Vesinet (41km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Vincennes (20km)
  • Ménagerie du Jardin des plantes (24km)
  • Parc des félins (big cats) (26km)
  • Jardin d'acclimatation (Paris) (32km)

Geography and distances

Gouvernes is in the Paris region of France at 36 kilometres from Melun, the department capital (general information: Gouvernes is 25 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Gouvernes

Canton: Lagny-sur-Marne

Arrondissement: Torcy

Department: Seine-et-Marne

Region: Paris

Postcode: 77400

Distance to Gouvernes

from Melun (prefecture): 36 km

from Paris: 25 km

from Calais: 240 km

from Nice: 672 km

from Bordeaux: 512 km

from Strasbourg: 372 km

Getting here

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

We have 24 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Brou-sur-Chantereine, Bussy-Saint-Georges, Bussy-Saint-Martin, Carnetin, Chalifert, Chanteloup-en-Brie, Chessy, Collegien, Conches-sur-Gondoire, Croissy-Beaubourg, Dampmart, Emerainville, Ferrieres-en-Brie, Guermantes, Jossigny, Lagny-sur-Marne, Lognes, Montevrain, Noisiel, Pomponne, Saint-Thibault-Des-Vignes, Thorigny-sur-Marne, Torcy and Vaires-sur-Marne.

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