Guyancourt tourism and travel guide

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Guyancourt 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 Guyancourt in Paris.

Popular places to visit nearby include Versailles Palace at 5 km and Eiffel Tower at 19 km.

Guyancourt, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Versailles Palace

Versailles Palace

Castle at 5 km (direction east-north-east)

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

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Eiffel Tower

Eiffel Tower

at 19 km (direction east-north-east), in the Paris department

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

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Arc de Triomphe

Arc de Triomphe

National Monument at 20 km (direction east-north-east), in the Paris department

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

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at 20 km (direction east-north-east), in the Paris department

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

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

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

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Jardin du Luxembourg

Jardin du Luxembourg

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

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

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Jardin des Tuileries

Jardin des Tuileries

Garden at 21 km (direction east-north-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 22 km (direction east-north-east), in the Paris department

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

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

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

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The Louvre

The Louvre

Museum at 22 km (direction east-north-east), in the Paris department

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

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

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

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

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

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Church at 22 km (direction east-north-east), in the Paris department

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

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Markets in and near Guyancourt

  • Montigny-le-Bretonneux: market Saturday all day (2km)
  • Fontenay-le-Fleury: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (5km)
  • Le Chesnay: market Wednesday & Saturday (7km)
  • Bailly: market Wednesday & Saturday (8km)
  • Les Clayes-sous-Bois: market Thursday & Sunday (8km)
  • Gif-sur-Yvette: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (9km)
  • Maurepas: market Wednesday & Saturday (9km)
  • La Celle-Saint-Cloud: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (11km)
  • Bievres: market Wednesday (11km)
  • Marly-le-Roi: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (11km)

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Tourist attractions near Guyancourt, France

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


  • Cinéaqua (19km)
  • Centre de la mer et des eaux (22km)
  • Aquarium du palais de la Porte Dor (26km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Other tourist attractions

  • Eiffel Tower (19km)
  • Hotel des Invalides (20km)
  • Rodin Museum (20km)
  • Catacombs (20km)
  • Grand Palais (21km)
  • Petit Palais (21km)
  • Champs-Elysees (21km)
  • Palais Bourbon (21km)
  • Place de la Concorde (21km)
  • Parc Monceau (21km)
  • Orsay Museum (21km)
  • Jardin des Tuileries (21km)
  • Eglise de la Madeleine (22km)
  • Place Vendome (22km)
  • The Louvre (22km)
  • Pont-Neuf (22km)
  • Palais Royal (22km)
  • Paris Opera (22km)
  • Saint-Eustache (23km)
  • Jardin des Plantes (23km)
  • Hotel de Ville (town hall) (23km)
  • Place des Vosges (24km)
  • Montmartre district (24km)
  • Montmartre (24km)
  • Place de la Bastille (24km)
  • Basilica de Sacre Coeur (24km)
  • Parc de la Villette (27km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • L'Isle-Adam (40km)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Notre Dame de Port Royal des Champs (Magny-les-Hameaux) (5km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin et Saint Blaise (Louveciennes) (11km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Bougival) (12km)
  • Eglise de Saint Etienne (Mareil-Marly) (12km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Geneviève (Feucherolles) (13km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame des Vaulx de Cernay (Cernay-la-Ville) (14km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chatou) (15km)
  • Collégiale Notre-Dame (Poissy) (18km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Orgeval) (18km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Saint-Germain-des-Prés (Paris) (21km)
  • Cathédrale de Notre Dame (Paris) (22km)
  • Sainte Chapelle (Paris) (22km)
  • Maison d'Ourscamp (Paris) (23km)
  • Eglise de Saint Maclou (Conflans-Sainte-Honorine) (25km)
  • Eglises de Saint Eustache (Paris) (26km)
  • Basilique de Saint Denis (Saint-Denis) (28km)
  • Abbaye de Maubuisson (Saint-Ouen-l'Aumone) (31km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Mery-sur-Oise) (34km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame de l'Assomption (Auvers-sur-Oise) (34km)
  • Abbaye Notre-Dame du Val (Meriel) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint Basile (Etampes) (38km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Etampes) (38km)
  • Collegiale de Saint Martin (Etampes) (39km)
  • Abbaye Cistercienne de Royaumont (Asnieres-sur-Oise) (45km)
  • Abbaye du Lys (Dammarie-les-Lys) (50km)
  • Cathédrale de Chartres (Chartres) (56km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Potager du roi, Versailles (5km)
  • Parc de Versailles (5km)
  • Parc du château de Breteuil (11km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Cloud (12km)
  • Domaine de la Malmaison (13km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (14km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Germain-en-Laye (14km)
  • Maison de Chateaubriand (14km)
  • Parc du domaine de Sceaux (17km)
  • Parc du château de Groussay (18km)
  • Parc de Courson (20km)
  • Jardin du Palais-Royal (22km)
  • Parc du château de Thoiry (23km)
  • Domaine national de Rambouillet (23km)
  • Parc de Chamarande (31km)
  • Domaine national de Champs-sur-Marne (40km)
  • Parc du château de Courances (47km)
  • Domaine de Villarceaux (48km)
  • Parc de l'abbaye de Royaumont (48km)
  • Domaine du château d'Ambleville (50km)
  • Jardin de Claude Monet (52km)
  • Jardin du musée d’art américain (52km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Vallée de Chevreuse (8km)
  • Vaux de Cernay (14km)
  • Forêt de Rambouillet (20km)
  • Murs à pêches (30km)
  • Château de Sauvage (32km)
  • Forêt de Chantilly (54km)
  • Foret de Ermenonville (59km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Parc Asterix (54km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Rambouillet (23km)
  • Pontoise (31km)
  • Etampes (38km)
  • Noisiel (42km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Velizy-Villacoublay (8km)
  • Meudon (13km)
  • Le Plessis-Robinson (14km)
  • Rueil-Malmaison (14km)
  • Le Vesinet (14km)
  • Courbevoie (19km)
  • Levallois-Perret (21km)
  • Maisons-Alfort (27km)
  • Soisy-sous-Montmorency (29km)
  • Creteil (29km)
  • Aulnay-sous-Bois (35km)
  • Gagny (36km)
  • Livry-Gargan (38km)
  • Le Mee-sur-Seine (49km)
  • Melun (50km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Jardin d'acclimatation (Paris) (18km)
  • Parc zoologique de Thoiry (23km)
  • Ménagerie du Jardin des plantes (23km)
  • Parc zoologique de Vincennes (26km)

Geography and distances

Guyancourt is in the Paris region of France at 13 kilometres from Versailles, the department capital (general information: Guyancourt is 23 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Guyancourt

Canton: Montigny-le-Bretonneux

Arrondissement: Versailles

Department: Yvelines

Region: Paris

Postcode: 78280

Distance to Guyancourt

from Versailles (prefecture): 13 km

from Paris: 23 km

from Calais: 243 km

from Nice: 691 km

from Bordeaux: 481 km

from Strasbourg: 417 km

Getting here

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

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bois-d'Arcy, Buc, Chateaufort, Fontenay-le-Fleury, Le Chesnay, Les Loges-en-Josas, Magny-les-Hameaux, Milon-la-Chapelle, Montigny-le-Bretonneux, Saint-Cyr-l'Ecole, Saint-Forget, Saint-Lambert, Toussus-le-Noble, Trappes, Versailles, Villiers-le-Bacle and Voisins-le-Bretonneux.

This page in French: Visiter Guyancourt