Grosrouvre tourism and travel guide

Photo of Grosrouvre in Yvelines

Photo is of Chateau de Rambouillet at 16 km from Grosrouvre

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Grosrouvre is situated in the Yvelines 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 Grosrouvre in Paris.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Rambouillet at 16 km and Versailles Palace at 26 km.

Grosrouvre, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Chateau de Rambouillet

Chateau de Rambouillet

Castle at 16 km (direction south-south-east)

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

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Versailles Palace

Versailles Palace

Castle at 26 km (direction east)

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

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La Roche-Guyon

La Roche-Guyon

Most Beautiful Village at 35 km (direction north-north-west), in the Val-d'Oise department

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

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Giverny Gardens

Giverny Gardens

Garden at 37 km (direction north-west), in the Eure department

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

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Eiffel Tower

Eiffel Tower

at 39 km (direction east), in the Paris department

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

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at 40 km (direction north-west), in the Eure department

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

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Arc de Triomphe

Arc de Triomphe

National Monument at 40 km (direction east), in the Paris department

The Arc de Triomphe is the second largest triumphal arch in the world and...

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at 41 km (direction east), in the Paris department

The Champs-Elsées, often called the most beautiful avenue in the world, is in the...

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Musee de l\'Orangerie

Musee de l'Orangerie

Museum at 42 km (direction east), in the Paris department

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

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at 42 km (direction east), in the Paris department

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

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Jardin des Tuileries

Jardin des Tuileries

Garden at 42 km (direction east), in the Paris department

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

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Eglise de la Madeleine

Eglise de la Madeleine

Church at 42 km (direction east), in the Paris department

The Eglise de la Madeleine is a most unusual church, being built under orders...

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Jardin du Luxembourg

Jardin du Luxembourg

Garden at 42 km (direction east), in the Paris department

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

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Paris Opera

Paris Opera

at 42 km (direction east), in the Paris department

The extravagant design and decoration of the Palais Garnier, usually known as the Paris...

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Markets in and near Grosrouvre

  • Beynes: market Thursday (11km)
  • Houdan: market Friday (12km)
  • Maurepas: market Wednesday & Saturday (13km)
  • Les Clayes-sous-Bois: market Thursday & Sunday (17km)
  • Feucherolles: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Montigny-le-Bretonneux: market Saturday all day (20km)
  • Fontenay-le-Fleury: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (21km)
  • Mantes-la-Ville: market Thursday (22km)
  • Buchelay: market Friday (23km)
  • Nogent-le-Roi: market Saturday (23km)

More information about Grosrouvre, Paris

Tourist attractions near Grosrouvre, France

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


  • Cinéaqua (39km)
  • Centre de la mer et des eaux (43km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Other tourist attractions

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • L'Isle-Adam (50km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haute Vallee de Chevreuse (20km)
  • Vexin Francais (37km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Notre Dame des Vaulx de Cernay (Cernay-la-Ville) (17km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Geneviève (Feucherolles) (18km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Orgeval) (21km)
  • Notre Dame de Port Royal des Champs (Magny-les-Hameaux) (24km)
  • Eglise de Saint Etienne (Mareil-Marly) (25km)
  • Collégiale Notre-Dame (Poissy) (26km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin et Saint Blaise (Louveciennes) (27km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Bougival) (29km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chatou) (31km)
  • Eglise de Saint Maclou (Conflans-Sainte-Honorine) (33km)
  • Abbaye de Maubuisson (Saint-Ouen-l'Aumone) (38km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Saint-Germain-des-Prés (Paris) (42km)
  • Sainte Chapelle (Paris) (43km)
  • Cathédrale de Notre Dame (Paris) (43km)
  • Cathédrale de Chartres (Chartres) (43km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Mery-sur-Oise) (44km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame de l'Assomption (Auvers-sur-Oise) (44km)
  • Maison d'Ourscamp (Paris) (44km)
  • Abbaye Notre-Dame du Val (Meriel) (46km)
  • Basilique de Saint Denis (Saint-Denis) (46km)
  • Collegiale de Saint Martin (Etampes) (48km)
  • Eglise de Saint Basile (Etampes) (48km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Etampes) (49km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Groussay (4km)
  • Parc du château de Thoiry (9km)
  • Domaine national de Rambouillet (16km)
  • Parc du château de Breteuil (22km)
  • Parc de Versailles (26km)
  • Potager du roi, Versailles (26km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Germain-en-Laye (27km)
  • Domaine de la Malmaison (31km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (32km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Cloud (32km)
  • Parc de Courson (35km)
  • Maison de Chateaubriand (36km)
  • Jardin de Claude Monet (37km)
  • Jardin du musée d’art américain (37km)
  • Domaine de Villarceaux (38km)
  • Parc du domaine de Sceaux (39km)
  • Domaine du château d'Ambleville (41km)
  • Jardin du Palais-Royal (43km)
  • Les jardins du château de Saint-Just (44km)
  • Les jardins du château de Miserey (45km)
  • Parc de Chamarande (45km)
  • Parc de l'abbaye de Royaumont (60km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Vaux de Cernay (17km)
  • Forêt de Rambouillet (19km)
  • Vallée de Chevreuse (22km)
  • Château de Sauvage (22km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Rambouillet (16km)
  • Pontoise (38km)
  • Etampes (49km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Le Vesinet (30km)
  • Velizy-Villacoublay (30km)
  • Rueil-Malmaison (32km)
  • Meudon (35km)
  • Le Plessis-Robinson (36km)
  • Courbevoie (38km)
  • Levallois-Perret (40km)
  • Soisy-sous-Montmorency (45km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Thoiry (9km)
  • Jardin d'acclimatation (Paris) (38km)
  • Ménagerie du Jardin des plantes (44km)

Geography and distances

Grosrouvre is in the Paris region of France at 12 kilometres from Versailles, the department capital (general information: Grosrouvre is 43 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Grosrouvre

Canton: Montfort-l'Amaury

Arrondissement: Rambouillet

Department: Yvelines

Region: Paris

Postcode: 78490

Distance to Grosrouvre

from Versailles (prefecture): 12 km

from Paris: 43 km

from Calais: 241 km

from Nice: 705 km

from Bordeaux: 474 km

from Strasbourg: 440 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Behoust, Boissy-Sans-Avoir, Galluis, Gambaiseuil, Garancieres, La Queue-les-Yvelines, Les Mesnuls, Mere, Millemont, Montfort-l'Amaury and Vicq.

This page in French: Visiter Grosrouvre