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Orphin tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Chateau de Rambouillet at 8 km from Orphin

Visit Orphin: highlights and tourist information

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Orphin is situated in the Yvelines 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 Orphin in Paris.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Rambouillet at 8 km and Chartres Cathedral at 26 km.

Orphin, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Chateau de Rambouillet

Chateau de Rambouillet

Castle at 8 km (direction north-north-east)

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

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Chartres Cathedral

Chartres Cathedral

Cathedral at 26 km (direction west-south-west), in the Eure-et-Loir department

The 13th century cathedral in Chartres is generally considered to be one...

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at 28 km (direction west-south-west), in the Eure-et-Loir department

Although most famous for its cathedral, you will also find plenty to...

See Chartres guide
Versailles Palace

Versailles Palace

Castle at 36 km (direction north-east)

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

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Eiffel Tower

Eiffel Tower

at 49 km (direction east-north-east), in the Paris department

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

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at 49 km (direction east-north-east), in the Paris department

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

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Arc de Triomphe

Arc de Triomphe

National Monument at 50 km (direction east-north-east), in the Paris department

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

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at 50 km (direction east-north-east), in the Paris department

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

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Jardin du Luxembourg

Jardin du Luxembourg

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

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

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Musee de l'Orangerie

Musee de l'Orangerie

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

The Musee de l'Orangerie in Paris is best known for its eight...

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National Monument at 51 km (direction east-north-east), in the Paris department

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

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Jardin des Tuileries

Jardin des Tuileries

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

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

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Eglise de la Madeleine

Eglise de la Madeleine

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

The Eglise de la Madeleine is a most unusual church, being built...

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The Louvre

The Louvre

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

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

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Markets in and near Orphin

  • Auneau: market Friday (13km)
  • Maintenon: market Thursday (15km)
  • Dourdan: market Wednesday & Saturday (18km)
  • Nogent-le-Roi: market Saturday (20km)
  • Maurepas: market Wednesday & Saturday (24km)
  • Chartres: market Saturday (26km)
  • Houdan: market Friday (27km)
  • Montigny-le-Bretonneux: market Saturday all day (28km)
  • Luce: market Sunday (29km)
  • Gif-sur-Yvette: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (29km)

More information about Orphin, Paris

Tourist attractions near Orphin, France

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


  • Cinéaqua (49km)
  • Centre de la mer et des eaux (51km)

Heritage sites

National Monuments

Other tourist attractions

  • Eiffel Tower (49km)
  • Catacombs (49km)
  • Rodin Museum (50km)
  • Hotel des Invalides (50km)
  • Grand Palais (50km)
  • Palais Bourbon (50km)
  • Petit Palais (51km)
  • Champs-Elysees (51km)
  • Orsay Museum (51km)
  • Place de la Concorde (51km)
  • Jardin des Tuileries (51km)
  • Parc Monceau (51km)
  • Eglise de la Madeleine (51km)
  • Pont-Neuf (51km)
  • The Louvre (51km)
  • Place Vendome (51km)
  • Jardin des Plantes (52km)
  • Palais Royal (52km)
  • Paris Opera (52km)
  • Saint-Eustache (52km)
  • Hotel de Ville (town hall) (52km)
  • Place des Vosges (53km)
  • Place de la Bastille (53km)
  • Montmartre (54km)
  • Montmartre district (54km)
  • Basilica de Sacre Coeur (54km)
  • Parc de la Villette (57km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haute Vallee de Chevreuse (18km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Notre Dame des Vaulx de Cernay (Cernay-la-Ville) (16km)
  • Cathédrale de Chartres (Chartres) (26km)
  • Notre Dame de Port Royal des Champs (Magny-les-Hameaux) (28km)
  • Collegiale de Saint Martin (Etampes) (31km)
  • Eglise de Saint Basile (Etampes) (32km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Etampes) (32km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Geneviève (Feucherolles) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin et Saint Blaise (Louveciennes) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint Etienne (Mareil-Marly) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Orgeval) (41km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Bougival) (41km)
  • Collégiale Notre-Dame (Poissy) (43km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chatou) (44km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Saint-Germain-des-Prés (Paris) (51km)
  • Cathédrale de Notre Dame (Paris) (52km)
  • Sainte Chapelle (Paris) (52km)
  • Maison d'Ourscamp (Paris) (52km)
  • Basilique de Saint Denis (Saint-Denis) (58km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Domaine national de Rambouillet (8km)
  • Parc du château de Breteuil (21km)
  • Parc du château de Groussay (23km)
  • Parc de Courson (27km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (30km)
  • Parc du château de Thoiry (32km)
  • Parc de Chamarande (33km)
  • Parc de Versailles (35km)
  • Potager du roi, Versailles (35km)
  • Maison de Chateaubriand (42km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Cloud (42km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Germain-en-Laye (42km)
  • Domaine de la Malmaison (43km)
  • Parc du domaine de Sceaux (44km)
  • Le pré Catelan (50km)
  • Jardin du Palais-Royal (52km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Château de Sauvage (3km)
  • Forêt de Rambouillet (11km)
  • Vaux de Cernay (16km)
  • Vallée de Chevreuse (23km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Rambouillet (8km)
  • Etampes (33km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Moutiers (31km)
  • Velizy-Villacoublay (37km)
  • Le Plessis-Robinson (42km)
  • Meudon (42km)
  • Le Vesinet (44km)
  • Rueil-Malmaison (44km)
  • Courbevoie (50km)
  • Levallois-Perret (51km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Thoiry (32km)
  • Jardin d'acclimatation (Paris) (49km)
  • Ménagerie du Jardin des plantes (52km)

Geography and distances

Orphin is in the Paris region of France at 30 kilometres from Versailles, the department capital (general information: Orphin is 52 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Orphin

Canton: Rambouillet

Arrondissement: Rambouillet

Department: Yvelines

Region: Paris

Postcode: 78125

Distance to Orphin

from Versailles (prefecture): 30 km

from Paris: 52 km

from Calais: 264 km

from Nice: 687 km

from Bordeaux: 453 km

from Strasbourg: 439 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ecrosnes, Emance, Gazeran, Orcemont, Prunay-en-Yvelines and Saint-Hilarion.

This page in French: Visiter Orphin


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