Parnes tourism and travel guide

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Visit Parnes: highlights and tourist information

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Parnes is situated in the Oise department and Picardy region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 36 kilometres from Beauvais, the department capital (general information: Parnes is 59 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include La Roche-Guyon at 16 km and Giverny Gardens at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Parnes, 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 Parnes in Hauts-de-France.

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

 
 

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Oise

Map of places to visit near Parnes

Markets in and near Parnes

  • Gisors: market Monday all day & Friday (9km)
  • Gamaches-en-Vexin: market Thursday - seasonal market only (12km)
  • Bonnieres-sur-Seine: market Sunday (22km)
  • Vernon: market Wednesday & Saturday all day (23km)
  • Mantes-la-Jolie: market Wednesday & Saturday (24km)
  • Les Andelys: market Saturday all day (25km)
  • Meulan: market Monday & Friday (25km)
  • Buchelay: market Friday (25km)
  • Mantes-la-Ville: market Thursday (25km)
  • Les Mureaux: market Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (26km)

More information about Parnes, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Parnes, France

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

Aquarium

  • Cinéaqua (55km)
  • Centre de la mer et des eaux (59km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Paris

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • L'Isle-Adam (37km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Vexin Francais (16km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Saint-Gervais-Saint-Protais de Gisors (Gisors) (9km)
  • Abbaye Saint Germer de Fly (Saint-Germer-de-Fly) (27km)
  • Abbaye de Maubuisson (Saint-Ouen-l'Aumone) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint Maclou (Conflans-Sainte-Honorine) (35km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame de l'Assomption (Auvers-sur-Oise) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Orgeval) (36km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Beauvais) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Mery-sur-Oise) (36km)
  • Abbaye Notre-Dame du Val (Meriel) (37km)
  • Collégiale Notre-Dame (Poissy) (37km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Geneviève (Feucherolles) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint Etienne (Mareil-Marly) (43km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chatou) (46km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin et Saint Blaise (Louveciennes) (47km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Bougival) (48km)
  • Basilique de Saint Denis (Saint-Denis) (54km)
  • Sainte Chapelle (Paris) (58km)
  • Cathédrale de Notre Dame (Paris) (58km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Saint-Germain-des-Prés (Paris) (58km)
  • Maison d'Ourscamp (Paris) (59km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Domaine du château d'Ambleville (6km)
  • Domaine de Villarceaux (10km)
  • Jardin de Claude Monet (20km)
  • Jardin du musée d’art américain (21km)
  • Les jardins du château de Saint-Just (25km)
  • Jardins du château de Vandrimare (35km)
  • Parc du château de Thoiry (38km)
  • Les jardins du château de Miserey (39km)
  • Jardin Plume (41km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Germain-en-Laye (43km)
  • Domaine de la Malmaison (48km)
  • Potager du roi, Versailles (52km)
  • Parc de Versailles (52km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Cloud (53km)
  • Jardin du Palais-Royal (57km)

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 (25km)
  • Forêt du Parc de Saint-Quentin (35km)
  • Plan d'eau du Canada (36km)
  • Forêt de Hez-Froidmont (47km)
  • Hortillonnages d'Amiens (50km)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

  • Pontoise (31km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Beauvais (36km)
  • Le Vesinet (45km)
  • Soisy-sous-Montmorency (47km)
  • Remerangles (48km)
  • Rueil-Malmaison (48km)
  • Courbevoie (51km)
  • Levallois-Perret (52km)
  • Meudon (56km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Thoiry (38km)
  • Jardin d'acclimatation (Paris) (52km)
  • Ménagerie du Jardin des plantes (60km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Parnes

Canton: Chaumont-en-Vexin

Arrondissement: Beauvais

Department: Oise

Region: Picardy

Postcode: 60240

Distance to Parnes

from Beauvais (prefecture): 36 km

from Paris: 59 km

from Calais: 195 km

from Nice: 743 km

from Bordeaux: 516 km

from Strasbourg: 444 km

Getting here

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

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ambleville, Berthenonville, Boury-en-Vexin, Buhy, Chateau-sur-Epte, Dangu, Guerny, La Chapelle-en-Vexin, Lattainville, Magny-en-Vexin, Montagny-en-Vexin, Montjavoult, Montreuil-sur-Epte, Noyers, Saint-Clair-sur-Epte, Saint-Gervais and Vaudancourt.

This page in French: Visiter Parnes