Orsonville tourism and travel guide

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Visit Orsonville: highlights and tourist information

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Orsonville is situated in the Yvelines department and Paris region, in the Paris region of France at 40 kilometres from Versailles, the department capital (general information: Orsonville is 56 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chartres Cathedral at 26 km and Chartres at 26 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Orsonville, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Orsonville in Paris.

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

 
 

Map of places to visit near Orsonville

Markets in and near Orsonville

  • Auneau: market Friday (5km)
  • Dourdan: market Wednesday & Saturday (14km)
  • Angerville: market Tuesday (22km)
  • Maintenon: market Thursday (22km)
  • Etampes: market Tuesday & Saturday all day (25km)
  • Chartres: market Saturday (26km)
  • Voves: market Tuesday (28km)
  • Luce: market Sunday (28km)
  • Nogent-le-Roi: market Saturday (29km)
  • Toury: market Sunday (32km)

More information about Orsonville, Paris

Tourist attractions near Orsonville, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Orsonville.

Aquarium

  • Cinéaqua (54km)
  • Centre de la mer et des eaux (55km)
  • Aquarium du palais de la Porte Dor (58km)

Heritage sites

National Monuments

Paris
  • Catacombs (54km)
  • Eiffel Tower (54km)
  • Rodin Museum (55km)
  • Hotel des Invalides (55km)
  • Palais Bourbon (56km)
  • Grand Palais (56km)
  • Petit Palais (56km)
  • Orsay Museum (56km)
  • Champs-Elysees (56km)
  • Place de la Concorde (56km)
  • Jardin des Plantes (56km)
  • Jardin des Tuileries (56km)
  • Pont-Neuf (56km)
  • The Louvre (56km)
  • Eglise de la Madeleine (56km)
  • Place Vendome (56km)
  • Parc Monceau (57km)
  • Palais Royal (57km)
  • Hotel de Ville (town hall) (57km)
  • Saint-Eustache (57km)
  • Paris Opera (57km)
  • Place de la Bastille (57km)
  • Place des Vosges (57km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haute Vallee de Chevreuse (24km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Collegiale de Saint Martin (Etampes) (23km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame des Vaulx de Cernay (Cernay-la-Ville) (24km)
  • Eglise de Saint Basile (Etampes) (25km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Etampes) (25km)
  • Cathédrale de Chartres (Chartres) (26km)
  • Notre Dame de Port Royal des Champs (Magny-les-Hameaux) (33km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Geneviève (Feucherolles) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin et Saint Blaise (Louveciennes) (47km)
  • Eglise de Saint Etienne (Mareil-Marly) (48km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Bougival) (48km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Saint-Germain-des-Prés (Paris) (56km)
  • Cathédrale de Notre Dame (Paris) (56km)
  • Sainte Chapelle (Paris) (56km)
  • Maison d'Ourscamp (Paris) (57km)
  • Eglises de Saint Eustache (Paris) (59km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Domaine national de Rambouillet (19km)
  • Parc du château de Breteuil (26km)
  • Parc de Courson (27km)
  • Parc de Chamarande (29km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (32km)
  • Parc du château de Groussay (33km)
  • Parc de Versailles (42km)
  • Potager du roi, Versailles (42km)
  • Parc du château de Thoiry (43km)
  • Maison de Chateaubriand (45km)
  • Parc du domaine de Sceaux (47km)
  • Le pré Catelan (48km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Cloud (48km)
  • Domaine de la Malmaison (50km)
  • Jardin du Palais-Royal (57km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Château de Sauvage (14km)
  • Forêt de Rambouillet (18km)
  • Vaux de Cernay (24km)
  • Vallée de Chevreuse (29km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Rambouillet (18km)
  • Etampes (25km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Moutiers (21km)
  • Velizy-Villacoublay (43km)
  • Le Plessis-Robinson (46km)
  • Meudon (47km)
  • Rueil-Malmaison (51km)
  • Maisons-Alfort (57km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Thoiry (43km)
  • Jardin d'acclimatation (Paris) (54km)
  • Ménagerie du Jardin des plantes (56km)
  • Parc zoologique de Vincennes (58km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Orsonville

Canton: Saint-Arnoult-en-Yvelines

Arrondissement: Rambouillet

Department: Yvelines

Region: Paris

Postcode: 78660

Distance to Orsonville

from Versailles (prefecture): 40 km

from Paris: 56 km

from Calais: 275 km

from Nice: 676 km

from Bordeaux: 445 km

from Strasbourg: 435 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ablis, Allainville, Aunay-sous-Auneau, Auneau, Boinville-le-Gaillard, Chapelle-d'Aunainville, Paray-Douaville, Prunay-en-Yvelines and Saint-Symphorien-le-Chateau.

This page in French: Visiter Orsonville