La Roche-Guyon tourism and travel guide

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France This Way comment: At La Roche-Guyon, a 'plus beau village de France', you can exlore a pretty village with an ancient castle and donjon

La Roche-Guyon is situated in the Val-d'Oise department and Paris region.

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near La Roche-Guyon. For detailed visitor information see the La Roche-Guyon travel guide.

Tourist classifications for La Roche-Guyon include "most beautiful village".

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to La Roche-Guyon in Paris.

Popular places to visit nearby include Vernon at 10 km and Chateau Gaillard at 24 km.

La Roche-Guyon, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Giverny Gardens

Giverny Gardens

Garden at 7 km (direction west), in the Eure department

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

See Giverny Gardens guide


at 10 km (direction west), in the Eure department

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

See Vernon guide
Chateau Gaillard

Chateau Gaillard

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

The evocative ruins of Chateau Gaillard, built in the 12th century by Richard the...

See Chateau Gaillard guide


at 36 km (direction west), in the Eure department

In Evreux it is the two religious monuments - the cathedral and the bishop's...

See Evreux guide


Most Beautiful Village at 37 km (direction north-north-west), in the Eure department

The half-timbered buildings in the village of Lyons-la-Foret make it one of the prettiest...

See Lyons-la-Foret guide
Parc Saint-Paul

Parc Saint-Paul

Theme Park at 46 km (direction north-east), in the Oise department

Parc Saint Paul is one of the most popular theme parks in the north...

See Parc Saint-Paul guide
Versailles Palace

Versailles Palace

Castle at 47 km (direction east-south-east), in the Yvelines department

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

See Versailles Palace guide
Chateau de Rambouillet

Chateau de Rambouillet

Castle at 50 km (direction south-south-east), in the Yvelines department

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

See Chateau de Rambouillet guide


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

In Beauvais you can see the important (if often rebuilt and renovated) cathedral with...

See Beauvais guide
Arc de Triomphe

Arc de Triomphe

National Monument at 54 km (direction east-south-east), in the Paris department

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

See Arc de Triomphe guide
Eiffel Tower

Eiffel Tower

at 54 km (direction east-south-east), in the Paris department

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

See Eiffel Tower guide


at 55 km (direction east-south-east), in the Paris department

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

See Champs-Elysees guide


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

The cathedral and cobbled streets in the old town are just two of the...

See Rouen guide

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Markets in and near La Roche-Guyon

  • Bonnieres-sur-Seine: market Sunday (6km)
  • Buchelay: market Friday (12km)
  • Vernon: market Wednesday & Saturday all day (12km)
  • Mantes-la-Jolie: market Wednesday & Saturday (12km)
  • Mantes-la-Ville: market Thursday (13km)
  • Pacy-sur-Eure: market Thursday (19km)
  • Gamaches-en-Vexin: market Thursday - seasonal market only (21km)
  • Meulan: market Monday & Friday (22km)
  • Les Mureaux: market Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (23km)
  • Gaillon: market Tuesday (23km)

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Tourist attractions near La Roche-Guyon, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Villa Savoye (34km)
  • Chateau de Maisons (41km)
  • Saint Cloud Parc (50km)
  • Maison des Jardies (50km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • L'Isle-Adam (44km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Vexin Francais (20km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Saint-Gervais-Saint-Protais de Gisors (Gisors) (25km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Orgeval) (31km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Geneviève (Feucherolles) (34km)
  • Collégiale Notre-Dame (Poissy) (34km)
  • Abbaye de Maubuisson (Saint-Ouen-l'Aumone) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Maclou (Conflans-Sainte-Honorine) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Etienne (Mareil-Marly) (40km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame de l'Assomption (Auvers-sur-Oise) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Mery-sur-Oise) (41km)
  • Abbaye Saint Germer de Fly (Saint-Germer-de-Fly) (42km)
  • Abbaye Notre-Dame du Val (Meriel) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin et Saint Blaise (Louveciennes) (43km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chatou) (44km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Bougival) (44km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame des Vaulx de Cernay (Cernay-la-Ville) (50km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Beauvais) (51km)
  • Notre Dame de Port Royal des Champs (Magny-les-Hameaux) (52km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Domaine de Villarceaux (5km)
  • Jardin de Claude Monet (7km)
  • Jardin du musée d’art américain (7km)
  • Domaine du château d'Ambleville (9km)
  • Les jardins du château de Saint-Just (15km)
  • Les jardins du château de Miserey (27km)
  • Parc du château de Thoiry (27km)
  • Parc du château de Groussay (36km)
  • Jardins du château de Vandrimare (39km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Germain-en-Laye (40km)
  • Domaine de la Malmaison (46km)
  • Jardin Plume (46km)
  • Parc de Versailles (47km)
  • Potager du roi, Versailles (47km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Cloud (50km)
  • Parc du château de Breteuil (53km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle régionale des Larris et Tourbières de Saint-Pierre-es-Champs (39km)
  • Vaux de Cernay (50km)
  • Forêt du Parc de Saint-Quentin (51km)
  • Plan d'eau du Canada (52km)
  • Vallée de Chevreuse (52km)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

  • Pontoise (34km)
  • Rouen (56km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Le Vesinet (42km)
  • Rueil-Malmaison (46km)
  • Beauvais (51km)
  • Velizy-Villacoublay (52km)
  • Meudon (54km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Thoiry (27km)

Geography and distances

La Roche-Guyon is in the Paris region of France at 32 kilometres from Cergy, the department capital (general information: La Roche-Guyon is 58 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: La Roche-Guyon

Canton: Magny-en-Vexin

Arrondissement: Pontoise

Department: Val-d'Oise

Region: Paris

Postcode: 95780

Distance to La Roche-Guyon

from Cergy (prefecture): 32 km

from Paris: 58 km

from Calais: 208 km

from Nice: 738 km

from Bordeaux: 501 km

from Strasbourg: 451 km

Getting here

For driving distances to La Roche-Guyon from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 18 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Amenucourt, Bennecourt, Bonnieres-sur-Seine, Chaussy, Cherence, Fourges, Freneuse, Gasny, Gommecourt, Haute-Isle, Jeufosse, Limetz-Villez, Mericourt, Moisson, Mousseaux-sur-Seine, Saint-Martin-la-Garenne, Sainte-Genevieve-les-Gasny and Vetheuil.

This page in French: Visiter La Roche-Guyon