La Ferte-sous-Jouarre tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Meaux at 18 km from La Ferte-sous-Jouarre

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La Ferte-sous-Jouarre 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 La Ferte-sous-Jouarre in Paris.

Popular places to visit nearby include Meaux at 18 km and La Ferte-Milon at 26 km.

La Ferte-sous-Jouarre, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 18 km (direction west)

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

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La Ferte-Milon

La Ferte-Milon

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

The curious facade of a 14th century castle dominates your visit to La Ferté-Milon...

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

The Mer de Sable theme park is the main reason visitors come to Ermenonville,...

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Chateau de Champs-sur-Marne

Chateau de Champs-sur-Marne

Castle at 39 km (direction west)

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

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Morienval abbey

Morienval abbey

Abbey at 42 km (direction north-north-west), in the Oise department

The Abbey of Notre-Dame at Morienval is an impressive example of Romanesque architecture...

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Heritage Site at 44 km (direction south-south-east)

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

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at 47 km (direction north-north-west), in the Oise department

In Pierrefonds village visit one of the most lovely castles in northern France and...

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at 49 km (direction west-north-west), in the Oise department

The ruined castle, the cathedral and the narrow cobbled streets make Senlis a very...

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at 51 km (direction north-north-east), in the Aisne department

In Soissons you can explore the abbey and the cathedral before taking a pleasant...

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Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte

Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte

Castle at 52 km (direction south-west)

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

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Chateau de Chantilly

Chateau de Chantilly

Castle at 54 km (direction west-north-west), in the Oise department

The Chateau de Chantilly is an extensive castle from the 16th-19th centuries, surrounded by...

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at 56 km (direction west-north-west), in the Oise department

The town of Chantilly in the Oise department of Picardy is best known for...

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Markets in and near La Ferte-sous-Jouarre

Market days in La Ferte-sous-Jouarre: weekly market: Tuesday & Sunday & Friday;

  • La Ferte-sous-Jouarre: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (0km)
  • Lizy-sur-Ourcq: market Friday (12km)
  • Charly: market Thursday (12km)
  • Coulommiers: market Wednesday & Sunday (14km)
  • Crecy-la-Chapelle: market Thursday (18km)
  • Meaux: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday all day & Friday (18km)
  • La Ferte-Gaucher: market Sunday (22km)
  • Chateau-Thierry: market Friday (23km)
  • Lagny-sur-Marne: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (32km)
  • Nanteuil-le-Haudouin: market Saturday (32km)

More information about La Ferte-sous-Jouarre, Paris

Tourist attractions near La Ferte-sous-Jouarre, France

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

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Oise-Pays de France (49km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Chaalis (Fontaine-Chaalis) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint Sulpice (Bethancourt-en-Valois) (42km)
  • Eglise abbatiale de Notre Dame (Morienval) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gilocourt) (44km)
  • Collegiale Saint Quiriace (Provins) (44km)
  • Eglise de Berzy-le-Sec (Berzy-le-sec) (46km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Senlis) (49km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Jean-Baptiste du Moncel (Pontpoint) (53km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Viels-Maisons (20km)
  • Jardin du château de la Muette (36km)
  • Jardin du donjon de Vez (37km)
  • Domaine national de Champs-sur-Marne (39km)
  • Parc du château de Valgenceuse (48km)
  • Entre Cour et Jardin (50km)
  • Parc du château de Vaux-le-Vicomte (52km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle du Coteau de Chartèves (32km)
  • Foret de Retz (35km)
  • Foret de Ermenonville (42km)
  • Forêt de la Traconne (49km)
  • Foret d'Halette (53km)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

  • Meaux (18km)
  • Noisiel (38km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Livry-Gargan (43km)
  • Gagny (44km)
  • Melun (56km)
  • Le Mee-sur-Seine (57km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc des félins (big cats) (29km)

Geography and distances

La Ferte-sous-Jouarre is in the Paris region of France at 56 kilometres from Melun, the department capital (general information: La Ferte-sous-Jouarre is 58 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: La Ferte-sous-Jouarre

Canton: Ferté-sous-Jouarre

Arrondissement: Meaux

Department: Seine-et-Marne

Region: Paris

Postcode: 77260

Distance to La Ferte-sous-Jouarre

from Melun (prefecture): 56 km

from Paris: 58 km

from Calais: 241 km

from Nice: 663 km

from Bordeaux: 536 km

from Strasbourg: 341 km

Getting here

For driving distances to La Ferte-sous-Jouarre from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chamigny, Jaignes, Jouarre, Luzancy, Mery-sur-Marne, Reuil-en-Brie, Saint-Cyr-sur-Morin, Saint-Ouen-sur-Morin, Sammeron, Sept-Sorts, Signy-Signets and Ussy-sur-Marne.

This page in French: Visiter La Ferte-sous-Jouarre