Lisses tourism and travel guide

Photo of Lisses in Essonne

Photo is of Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte at 22 km from Lisses

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Lisses is situated in the Essonne 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 Lisses in Paris.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte at 22 km and Catacombs at 27 km.

Lisses, 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 22 km (direction east), in the Seine-et-Marne department

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

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at 27 km (direction north-north-west), in the Paris department

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

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Chateau de Vincennes

Chateau de Vincennes

Castle at 27 km (direction north-north-west), in the Val-de-Marne department

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

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National Monument at 28 km (direction north-north-west), in the Paris department

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

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Jardin du Luxembourg

Jardin du Luxembourg

Garden at 28 km (direction north-north-west), in the Paris department

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

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Notre Dame cathedral

Notre Dame cathedral

Cathedral at 29 km (direction north-north-west), in the Paris department

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

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Church at 29 km (direction north-north-west), in the Paris department

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

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River Seine

River Seine

at 29 km (direction north-north-west), in the Paris department

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

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National Monument at 29 km (direction north-north-west), in the Paris department

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

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at 29 km (direction north-north-west), in the Paris department

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

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Castle at 29 km (direction east-south-east), in the Seine-et-Marne department

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

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The Louvre

The Louvre

Museum at 30 km (direction north-north-west), in the Paris department

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

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at 30 km (direction north-north-west), in the Paris department

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

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Jardin des Tuileries

Jardin des Tuileries

Garden at 30 km (direction north-north-west), in the Paris department

The Jardin des Tuileries is a large park and garden near the...

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Map of places to visit near Lisses


Markets in and near Lisses

  • Evry: market Tuesday & Friday (3km)
  • Mennecy: market Wednesday & Saturday (4km)
  • Corbeil-Essonnes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (5km)
  • Ris-Orangis: market Wednesday & Saturday (6km)
  • Grigny: market Thursday & Sunday (7km)
  • Ballancourt-sur-Essonne: market Thursday & Sunday (9km)
  • Bretigny-sur-Orge: market Thursday & Sunday (9km)
  • Morsang-sur-Orge: market Wednesday & Saturday (9km)
  • Draveil: market Thursday & Sunday (10km)
  • Juvisy-sur-Orge: market Wednesday & Saturday (11km)

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Tourist attractions near Lisses, France

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


  • Aquarium du palais de la Porte Dor (26km)
  • Centre de la mer et des eaux (28km)
  • Cinéaqua (31km)

Heritage sites

National Monuments

Other tourist attractions

  • Catacombs (27km)
  • Jardin des Plantes (28km)
  • Place de la Bastille (29km)
  • Place des Vosges (29km)
  • Hotel de Ville (town hall) (29km)
  • Pont-Neuf (29km)
  • Rodin Museum (30km)
  • The Louvre (30km)
  • Orsay Museum (30km)
  • Saint-Eustache (30km)
  • Hotel des Invalides (30km)
  • Palais Royal (30km)
  • Palais Bourbon (30km)
  • Jardin des Tuileries (30km)
  • Eiffel Tower (30km)
  • Place de la Concorde (31km)
  • Place Vendome (31km)
  • Petit Palais (31km)
  • Grand Palais (31km)
  • Champs-Elysees (31km)
  • Eglise de la Madeleine (31km)
  • Paris Opera (31km)
  • Parc Monceau (32km)
  • Montmartre district (33km)
  • Montmartre (33km)
  • Basilica de Sacre Coeur (33km)
  • Parc de la Villette (33km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye du Lys (Dammarie-les-Lys) (18km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Etampes) (26km)
  • Eglise de Saint Basile (Etampes) (26km)
  • Eglises de Saint Eustache (Paris) (28km)
  • Collegiale de Saint Martin (Etampes) (28km)
  • Notre Dame de Port Royal des Champs (Magny-les-Hameaux) (28km)
  • Maison d'Ourscamp (Paris) (29km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Saint-Germain-des-Prés (Paris) (29km)
  • Sainte Chapelle (Paris) (30km)
  • Cathédrale de Notre Dame (Paris) (30km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Bougival) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin et Saint Blaise (Louveciennes) (37km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame des Vaulx de Cernay (Cernay-la-Ville) (37km)
  • Basilique de Saint Denis (Saint-Denis) (38km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chatou) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint Etienne (Mareil-Marly) (40km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Geneviève (Feucherolles) (45km)
  • Collégiale Notre-Dame (Poissy) (46km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Orgeval) (49km)
  • Eglise de Saint Maclou (Conflans-Sainte-Honorine) (50km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de Chamarande (18km)
  • Parc du château de Courances (18km)
  • Parc de Courson (20km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (20km)
  • Parc du domaine de Sceaux (21km)
  • Parc du château de Vaux-le-Vicomte (22km)
  • Maison de Chateaubriand (23km)
  • Domaine national de Fontainebleau (30km)
  • Jardin du Palais-Royal (30km)
  • Parc du château de Breteuil (31km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Cloud (31km)
  • Domaine national de Champs-sur-Marne (31km)
  • Parc de Versailles (32km)
  • Potager du roi, Versailles (32km)
  • Domaine de la Malmaison (36km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Germain-en-Laye (41km)
  • Domaine national de Rambouillet (45km)
  • Parc du château de Groussay (49km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Murs à pêches (30km)
  • Vallée de Chevreuse (31km)
  • Vaux de Cernay (37km)
  • Forêt de Rambouillet (39km)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

  • Etampes (26km)
  • Noisiel (32km)
  • Rambouillet (44km)
  • Meaux (52km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Le Mee-sur-Seine (17km)
  • Melun (19km)
  • Creteil (20km)
  • Maisons-Alfort (23km)
  • Le Plessis-Robinson (24km)
  • Velizy-Villacoublay (27km)
  • Meudon (27km)
  • Gagny (33km)
  • Levallois-Perret (35km)
  • Courbevoie (35km)
  • Rueil-Malmaison (36km)
  • Livry-Gargan (37km)
  • Aulnay-sous-Bois (37km)
  • Le Vesinet (39km)
  • Soisy-sous-Montmorency (44km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Vincennes (26km)
  • Ménagerie du Jardin des plantes (28km)
  • Jardin d'acclimatation (Paris) (33km)
  • Parc des félins (big cats) (41km)

Geography and distances

Lisses is in the Paris region of France at 3 kilometres from Evry, the department capital (general information: Lisses is 29 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Lisses

Canton: Évry-Sud

Arrondissement: Évry

Department: Essonne

Region: Paris

Postcode: 91090

Distance to Lisses

from Evry (prefecture): 3 km

from Paris: 29 km

from Calais: 265 km

from Nice: 660 km

from Bordeaux: 476 km

from Strasbourg: 392 km

Getting here

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

We have 20 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bondoufle, Corbeil-Essonnes, Courcouronnes, Echarcon, Etiolles, Evry, Fleury-Merogis, Fontenay-le-Vicomte, Le Coudray-Montceaux, Mennecy, Morsang-sur-Seine, Ormoy, Ris-Orangis, Saint-Germain-les-Corbeil, Saint-Pierre-du-Perray, Saintry-sur-Seine, Soisy-sur-Seine, Vert-le-Grand, Vert-le-Petit and Villabe.

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