Hericy tourism and travel guide

Photo of Hericy in Seine-et-Marne

Photo is of Fontainebleau at 6 km from Hericy

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Hericy 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 Hericy in Paris.

Popular places to visit nearby include Fontainebleau at 6 km and Moret-sur-Loing at 9 km.

Hericy, France: places to visit and attractions

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



Castle at 6 km (direction west-south-west)

The extraordinary decoration of the numerous rooms and royal apartments at Fontainebleau, and the...

See Fontainebleau guide


at 9 km (direction south-east)

Moret-sur-Loing is a pleasant town with a historic centre close to Fontainebleau...

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Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte

Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte

Castle at 14 km (direction north-north-west)

The Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte is one of the most important classical style castles in...

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Heritage Site at 42 km (direction east-north-east)

The small town of Provins has retained a great deal of its medieval heritage,...

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at 45 km (direction east-south-east), in the Yonne department

Sens is an important regional centre dominated by the Cathedral of Saint-Etienne, the first...

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Most Beautiful Village at 45 km (direction west-south-west), in the Loiret department

The walk along the Rimarden river, the traditional charm and the ruined castle all...

See Yevre-le-Chatel guide
Chateau de Champs-sur-Marne

Chateau de Champs-sur-Marne

Castle at 47 km (direction north-north-west)

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

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at 50 km (direction south), in the Loiret department

With more than 130 bridges across the numerous canals and rivers in Montargis, it...

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Chateau de Vincennes

Chateau de Vincennes

Castle at 50 km (direction north-west), in the Val-de-Marne department

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

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

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

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National Monument at 54 km (direction north-west), in the Paris department

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

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Jardin du Luxembourg

Jardin du Luxembourg

Garden at 54 km (direction north-west), in the Paris department

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

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Notre Dame cathedral

Notre Dame cathedral

Cathedral at 54 km (direction north-west), in the Paris department

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

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River Seine

River Seine

at 55 km (direction north-west), in the Paris department

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

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Markets in and near Hericy

  • Champagne-sur-Seine: market Thursday & Saturday (5km)
  • Fontainebleau: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (7km)
  • Moret-sur-Loing: market Tuesday (9km)
  • Melun: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday (13km)
  • Le Mee-sur-Seine: market Sunday (14km)
  • La Chapelle-la-Reine: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Nemours: market Wednesday & Saturday (20km)
  • Mormant: market Thursday (20km)
  • Nangis: market Wednesday & Saturday (22km)
  • Moissy-Cramayel: market Saturday (24km)

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Tourist attractions near Hericy, France

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


  • Aquarium du palais de la Porte Dor (50km)
  • Centre de la mer et des eaux (54km)

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Vincennes Chateau (50km)
  • Pantheon (54km)
  • Maison des Jardies (59km)
  • Saint Cloud Parc (60km)

Other tourist attractions

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye du Lys (Dammarie-les-Lys) (12km)
  • Eglises de Saint Loup (Saint-Loup-de-Naud) (34km)
  • Collegiale Saint Quiriace (Provins) (41km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Etampes) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint Basile (Etampes) (44km)
  • Eglises de Saint Eustache (Paris) (52km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Domaine national de Fontainebleau (7km)
  • Parc du château de Vaux-le-Vicomte (14km)
  • Parc du château de Courances (22km)
  • Parc de Chamarande (41km)
  • Parc du domaine de Sceaux (50km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (50km)
  • Maison de Chateaubriand (52km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Cloud (60km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Etampes (44km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Melun (13km)
  • Le Mee-sur-Seine (14km)
  • Creteil (43km)
  • Maisons-Alfort (46km)
  • Sens (47km)
  • Le Plessis-Robinson (52km)
  • Meudon (56km)
  • Velizy-Villacoublay (57km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc des félins (big cats) (33km)
  • Parc zoologique de Vincennes (50km)
  • Ménagerie du Jardin des plantes (53km)

Geography and distances

Hericy is in the Paris region of France at 13 kilometres from Melun, the department capital (general information: Hericy is 55 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Hericy

Canton: Fontainebleau

Arrondissement: Fontainebleau

Department: Seine-et-Marne

Region: Paris

Postcode: 77850

Distance to Hericy

from Melun (prefecture): 13 km

from Paris: 55 km

from Calais: 286 km

from Nice: 631 km

from Bordeaux: 475 km

from Strasbourg: 368 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Avon, Bois-le-Roi, Champagne-sur-Seine, Chartrettes, Fericy, Fontaine-le-Port, Fontainebleau, Machault, Samois-sur-Seine, Samoreau, Thomery and Vulaines-sur-Seine.

This page in French: Visiter Hericy