La Rochette tourism and travel guide

Photo of La Rochette in Seine-et-Marne

Photo is of Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte at 7 km from La Rochette

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La Rochette 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 Rochette in Paris.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte at 7 km and Fontainebleau at 12 km.

La Rochette, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte

Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte

Castle at 7 km (direction north-east)

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

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Fontainebleau

Fontainebleau

Castle at 12 km (direction south-south-east)

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

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Moret-sur-Loing

Moret-sur-Loing

at 19 km (direction south-east)

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

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Chateau de Champs-sur-Marne

Chateau de Champs-sur-Marne

Castle at 38 km (direction south-east)

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

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Chateau de Vincennes

Chateau de Vincennes

Castle at 40 km (direction north-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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Catacombs

Catacombs

at 43 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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Pantheon

Pantheon

National Monument at 44 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 44 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 44 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 45 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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Paris

Paris

at 45 km (direction north-west), in the Paris department

The city of Paris continues to be the most popular destination with visitors to...

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Sainte-Chapelle

Sainte-Chapelle

Church at 45 km (direction north-west), in the Paris department

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

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Conciergerie

Conciergerie

National Monument at 45 km (direction north-west), in the Paris department

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

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The Louvre

The Louvre

Museum at 46 km (direction north-west), in the Paris department

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

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Markets in and near La Rochette

  • Le Mee-sur-Seine: market Sunday (4km)
  • Melun: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday (4km)
  • Fontainebleau: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (12km)
  • Moissy-Cramayel: market Saturday (14km)
  • Champagne-sur-Seine: market Thursday & Saturday (16km)
  • Corbeil-Essonnes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (17km)
  • Mennecy: market Wednesday & Saturday (18km)
  • Combs-la-Ville: market Wednesday & Saturday (19km)
  • Moret-sur-Loing: market Tuesday (19km)
  • Ballancourt-sur-Essonne: market Thursday & Sunday (20km)

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Tourist attractions near La Rochette, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du palais de la Porte Dor (40km)
  • Centre de la mer et des eaux (44km)
  • Cinéaqua (48km)

Heritage sites

National Monuments

Other tourist attractions

  • Jardin des Plantes (43km)
  • Catacombs (43km)
  • Place de la Bastille (44km)
  • Place des Vosges (44km)
  • Hotel de Ville (town hall) (45km)
  • Pont-Neuf (45km)
  • Saint-Eustache (45km)
  • The Louvre (46km)
  • Orsay Museum (46km)
  • Rodin Museum (46km)
  • Palais Royal (46km)
  • Jardin des Tuileries (46km)
  • Palais Bourbon (46km)
  • Hotel des Invalides (46km)
  • Place Vendome (46km)
  • Place de la Concorde (47km)
  • Paris Opera (47km)
  • Parc de la Villette (47km)
  • Eglise de la Madeleine (47km)
  • Petit Palais (47km)
  • Grand Palais (47km)
  • Eiffel Tower (47km)
  • Champs-Elysees (47km)
  • Montmartre (48km)
  • Montmartre district (48km)
  • Basilica de Sacre Coeur (48km)
  • Parc Monceau (48km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye du Lys (Dammarie-les-Lys) (2km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Etampes) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint Basile (Etampes) (38km)
  • Collegiale de Saint Martin (Etampes) (39km)
  • Eglises de Saint Loup (Saint-Loup-de-Naud) (41km)
  • Eglises de Saint Eustache (Paris) (42km)
  • Maison d'Ourscamp (Paris) (44km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Saint-Germain-des-Prés (Paris) (45km)
  • Sainte Chapelle (Paris) (46km)
  • Cathédrale de Notre Dame (Paris) (46km)
  • Notre Dame de Port Royal des Champs (Magny-les-Hameaux) (48km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Bougival) (55km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chatou) (56km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin et Saint Blaise (Louveciennes) (56km)
  • Eglise de Saint Etienne (Mareil-Marly) (59km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Vaux-le-Vicomte (7km)
  • Domaine national de Fontainebleau (12km)
  • Parc du château de Courances (16km)
  • Parc de Chamarande (32km)
  • Domaine national de Champs-sur-Marne (38km)
  • Parc de Courson (39km)
  • Parc du domaine de Sceaux (39km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (40km)
  • Maison de Chateaubriand (41km)
  • Jardin du Palais-Royal (46km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Cloud (49km)
  • Potager du roi, Versailles (51km)
  • Parc de Versailles (51km)
  • Domaine de la Malmaison (54km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Germain-en-Laye (60km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Murs à pêches (42km)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

  • Etampes (37km)
  • Noisiel (38km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Le Mee-sur-Seine (4km)
  • Melun (4km)
  • Creteil (33km)
  • Maisons-Alfort (36km)
  • Le Plessis-Robinson (42km)
  • Gagny (43km)
  • Meudon (46km)
  • Velizy-Villacoublay (46km)
  • Levallois-Perret (51km)
  • Courbevoie (52km)
  • Rueil-Malmaison (54km)
  • Le Vesinet (57km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc des félins (big cats) (31km)
  • Parc zoologique de Vincennes (40km)
  • Ménagerie du Jardin des plantes (43km)
  • Jardin d'acclimatation (Paris) (50km)
 
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Geography and distances

La Rochette is in the Paris region of France at 3 kilometres from Melun, the department capital (general information: La Rochette is 45 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: La Rochette

Canton: Melun-Sud

Arrondissement: Melun

Department: Seine-et-Marne

Region: Paris

Postcode: 77000

Distance to La Rochette

from Melun (prefecture): 3 km

from Paris: 45 km

from Calais: 277 km

from Nice: 642 km

from Bordeaux: 477 km

from Strasbourg: 375 km

Getting here

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

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bois-le-Roi, Boissettes, Boissise-la-Bertrand, Cesson, Chailly-en-Biere, Chartrettes, Dammarie-les-Lys, Le Mee-sur-Seine, Livry-sur-Seine, Maincy, Melun, Moisenay, Rubelles, Vaux-le-Penil and Villiers-en-Biere.

This page in French: Visiter La Rochette