Grigny tourism and travel guide

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Grigny 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 Grigny in Paris.

Popular places to visit nearby include Catacombs at 21 km and Chateau de Vincennes at 21 km.

Grigny, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 21 km (direction north-north-west), in the Paris department

For a different side of Paris, explore the ancient catacombs in tunnels...

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Chateau de Vincennes

Chateau de Vincennes

Castle at 21 km (direction north-north-east), in the Val-de-Marne department

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

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National Monument at 22 km (direction north-north-west), in the Paris department

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

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Jardin du Luxembourg

Jardin du Luxembourg

Garden at 22 km (direction north-north-west), in the Paris department

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

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Notre Dame cathedral

Notre Dame cathedral

Cathedral at 22 km (direction north-north-west), in the Paris department

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

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Church at 23 km (direction north-north-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 23 km (direction north-north-west), in the Paris department

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

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River Seine

River Seine

at 23 km (direction north-north-west), in the Paris department

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

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at 23 km (direction north-north-west), in the Paris department

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

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The Louvre

The Louvre

Museum at 23 km (direction north-north-west), in the Paris department

The most visited art museum in the world, the Louvre contains countless...

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at 24 km (direction north-north-west), in the Paris department

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

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Eiffel Tower

Eiffel Tower

at 24 km (direction north-north-west), in the Paris department

Built in the late 19th century as a temporary monument, it is...

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Jardin des Tuileries

Jardin des Tuileries

Garden at 24 km (direction north-north-west), in the Paris department

The Jardin des Tuileries is a large park and garden near the...

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Musee de l'Orangerie

Musee de l'Orangerie

Museum at 24 km (direction north-north-west), in the Paris department

The Musee de l'Orangerie in Paris is best known for its eight...

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Markets in and near Grigny

Market days in Grigny: weekly market: Thursday & Sunday;

  • Grigny: market Thursday & Sunday (0km)
  • Ris-Orangis: market Wednesday & Saturday (1km)
  • Morsang-sur-Orge: market Wednesday & Saturday (4km)
  • Draveil: market Thursday & Sunday (4km)
  • Juvisy-sur-Orge: market Wednesday & Saturday (4km)
  • Evry: market Tuesday & Friday (4km)
  • Paray-Vieille-Poste: market Wednesday & Saturday (7km)
  • Montgeron: market Wednesday & Saturday (8km)
  • Chilly-Mazarin: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday (8km)
  • Corbeil-Essonnes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (8km)

More information about Grigny, Paris

Tourist attractions near Grigny, France

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


  • Aquarium du palais de la Porte Dor (20km)
  • Centre de la mer et des eaux (22km)
  • Cinéaqua (24km)

Heritage sites

National Monuments

Other tourist attractions

  • Catacombs (21km)
  • Jardin des Plantes (21km)
  • Place de la Bastille (22km)
  • Place des Vosges (23km)
  • Hotel de Ville (town hall) (23km)
  • Pont-Neuf (23km)
  • Rodin Museum (23km)
  • The Louvre (23km)
  • Orsay Museum (23km)
  • Saint-Eustache (24km)
  • Hotel des Invalides (24km)
  • Palais Royal (24km)
  • Palais Bourbon (24km)
  • Jardin des Tuileries (24km)
  • Eiffel Tower (24km)
  • Place de la Concorde (24km)
  • Place Vendome (24km)
  • Petit Palais (24km)
  • Grand Palais (24km)
  • Champs-Elysees (25km)
  • Eglise de la Madeleine (25km)
  • Paris Opera (25km)
  • Parc Monceau (26km)
  • Montmartre district (26km)
  • Montmartre (26km)
  • Basilica de Sacre Coeur (26km)
  • Parc de la Villette (27km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglises de Saint Eustache (Paris) (22km)
  • Maison d'Ourscamp (Paris) (22km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Saint-Germain-des-Prés (Paris) (23km)
  • Abbaye du Lys (Dammarie-les-Lys) (24km)
  • Cathédrale de Notre Dame (Paris) (24km)
  • Sainte Chapelle (Paris) (24km)
  • Notre Dame de Port Royal des Champs (Magny-les-Hameaux) (24km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Etampes) (30km)
  • Eglise de Saint Basile (Etampes) (30km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Bougival) (30km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin et Saint Blaise (Louveciennes) (31km)
  • Basilique de Saint Denis (Saint-Denis) (31km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chatou) (31km)
  • Collegiale de Saint Martin (Etampes) (31km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame des Vaulx de Cernay (Cernay-la-Ville) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint Etienne (Mareil-Marly) (34km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Geneviève (Feucherolles) (39km)
  • Collégiale Notre-Dame (Poissy) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Orgeval) (43km)
  • Eglise de Saint Maclou (Conflans-Sainte-Honorine) (44km)
  • Abbaye de Maubuisson (Saint-Ouen-l'Aumone) (48km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du domaine de Sceaux (15km)
  • Maison de Chateaubriand (16km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (17km)
  • Parc de Courson (19km)
  • Parc de Chamarande (20km)
  • Jardin du Palais-Royal (24km)
  • Parc du château de Courances (24km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Cloud (24km)
  • Parc du château de Vaux-le-Vicomte (26km)
  • Parc de Versailles (26km)
  • Potager du roi, Versailles (26km)
  • Domaine national de Champs-sur-Marne (27km)
  • Parc du château de Breteuil (27km)
  • Domaine de la Malmaison (29km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Germain-en-Laye (35km)
  • Domaine national de Fontainebleau (36km)
  • Domaine national de Rambouillet (42km)
  • Parc du château de Groussay (44km)
  • Parc du château de Thoiry (50km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Murs à pêches (24km)
  • Vallée de Chevreuse (27km)
  • Vaux de Cernay (34km)
  • Forêt de Rambouillet (36km)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

  • Noisiel (28km)
  • Etampes (29km)
  • Rambouillet (42km)
  • Pontoise (49km)
  • Meaux (49km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Creteil (15km)
  • Maisons-Alfort (17km)
  • Le Plessis-Robinson (17km)
  • Meudon (21km)
  • Velizy-Villacoublay (21km)
  • Le Mee-sur-Seine (22km)
  • Melun (23km)
  • Gagny (28km)
  • Levallois-Perret (28km)
  • Courbevoie (29km)
  • Rueil-Malmaison (29km)
  • Aulnay-sous-Bois (31km)
  • Livry-Gargan (31km)
  • Le Vesinet (33km)
  • Soisy-sous-Montmorency (38km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Vincennes (20km)
  • Ménagerie du Jardin des plantes (21km)
  • Jardin d'acclimatation (Paris) (27km)
  • Parc des félins (big cats) (42km)
  • Parc zoologique de Thoiry (50km)

Geography and distances

Grigny is in the Paris region of France at 4 kilometres from Evry, the department capital (general information: Grigny is 23 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Grigny

Canton: Grigny

Arrondissement: Évry

Department: Essonne

Region: Paris

Postcode: 91350

Distance to Grigny

from Evry (prefecture): 4 km

from Paris: 23 km

from Calais: 258 km

from Nice: 666 km

from Bordeaux: 481 km

from Strasbourg: 394 km

Getting here

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

We have 20 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bondoufle, Chilly-Mazarin, Courcouronnes, Draveil, Epinay-sur-Orge, Etiolles, Evry, Fleury-Merogis, Juvisy-sur-Orge, Le Plessis-Pate, Montgeron, Morangis, Morsang-sur-Orge, Ris-Orangis, Sainte-Genevieve-Des-Bois, Savigny-sur-Orge, Soisy-sur-Seine, Vigneux-sur-Seine, Villemoisson-sur-Orge and Viry-Chatillon.

This page in French: Visiter Grigny


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