Plaisir tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Versailles Palace at 13 km from Plaisir

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Plaisir 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 Plaisir in Paris.

Popular places to visit nearby include Versailles Palace at 13 km and Chateau de Rambouillet at 21 km.

Plaisir, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Versailles Palace

Versailles Palace

Castle at 13 km (direction east)

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

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Chateau de Rambouillet

Chateau de Rambouillet

Castle at 21 km (direction south-west)

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

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Eiffel Tower

Eiffel Tower

at 26 km (direction east), in the Paris department

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

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Arc de Triomphe

Arc de Triomphe

National Monument at 26 km (direction east), in the Paris department

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

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at 27 km (direction east), in the Paris department

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

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Musee de l\'Orangerie

Musee de l'Orangerie

Museum at 28 km (direction east), in the Paris department

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

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Eglise de la Madeleine

Eglise de la Madeleine

Church at 28 km (direction east), in the Paris department

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

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Jardin des Tuileries

Jardin des Tuileries

Garden at 28 km (direction east), in the Paris department

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

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at 28 km (direction east), in the Paris department

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

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Jardin du Luxembourg

Jardin du Luxembourg

Garden at 29 km (direction east), in the Paris department

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

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Paris Opera

Paris Opera

at 29 km (direction east), in the Paris department

The extravagant design and decoration of the Palais Garnier, usually known as the Paris...

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The Louvre

The Louvre

Museum at 29 km (direction east), in the Paris department

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

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at 29 km (direction east), in the Paris department

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

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National Monument at 29 km (direction east), in the Paris department

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

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Markets in and near Plaisir

  • Les Clayes-sous-Bois: market Thursday & Sunday (3km)
  • Maurepas: market Wednesday & Saturday (6km)
  • Feucherolles: market Wednesday (6km)
  • Beynes: market Thursday (7km)
  • Fontenay-le-Fleury: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (7km)
  • Montigny-le-Bretonneux: market Saturday all day (8km)
  • Bailly: market Wednesday & Saturday (10km)
  • Marly-le-Roi: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (12km)
  • Le Chesnay: market Wednesday & Saturday (13km)
  • Poissy: market Thursday (14km)

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Tourist attractions near Plaisir, France

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


  • Cinéaqua (26km)
  • Centre de la mer et des eaux (29km)
  • Aquarium du palais de la Porte Dor (34km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Other tourist attractions

  • Eiffel Tower (26km)
  • Hotel des Invalides (27km)
  • Grand Palais (27km)
  • Rodin Museum (27km)
  • Parc Monceau (27km)
  • Champs-Elysees (27km)
  • Petit Palais (27km)
  • Palais Bourbon (27km)
  • Place de la Concorde (28km)
  • Orsay Museum (28km)
  • Eglise de la Madeleine (28km)
  • Catacombs (28km)
  • Jardin des Tuileries (28km)
  • Place Vendome (28km)
  • Paris Opera (29km)
  • The Louvre (29km)
  • Palais Royal (29km)
  • Pont-Neuf (29km)
  • Saint-Eustache (29km)
  • Hotel de Ville (town hall) (30km)
  • Montmartre (30km)
  • Montmartre district (30km)
  • Basilica de Sacre Coeur (30km)
  • Jardin des Plantes (30km)
  • Place des Vosges (31km)
  • Place de la Bastille (31km)
  • Parc de la Villette (33km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • L'Isle-Adam (39km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haute Vallee de Chevreuse (17km)
  • Vexin Francais (33km)
  • Oise-Pays de France (61km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Sainte Geneviève (Feucherolles) (6km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Orgeval) (12km)
  • Eglise de Saint Etienne (Mareil-Marly) (12km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin et Saint Blaise (Louveciennes) (13km)
  • Collégiale Notre-Dame (Poissy) (14km)
  • Notre Dame de Port Royal des Champs (Magny-les-Hameaux) (14km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame des Vaulx de Cernay (Cernay-la-Ville) (15km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Bougival) (15km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chatou) (17km)
  • Eglise de Saint Maclou (Conflans-Sainte-Honorine) (22km)
  • Abbaye de Maubuisson (Saint-Ouen-l'Aumone) (28km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Saint-Germain-des-Prés (Paris) (28km)
  • Sainte Chapelle (Paris) (29km)
  • Cathédrale de Notre Dame (Paris) (29km)
  • Maison d'Ourscamp (Paris) (30km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Mery-sur-Oise) (32km)
  • Basilique de Saint Denis (Saint-Denis) (33km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame de l'Assomption (Auvers-sur-Oise) (33km)
  • Eglises de Saint Eustache (Paris) (34km)
  • Abbaye Notre-Dame du Val (Meriel) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Basile (Etampes) (45km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Etampes) (45km)
  • Collegiale de Saint Martin (Etampes) (46km)
  • Abbaye Cistercienne de Royaumont (Asnieres-sur-Oise) (47km)
  • Cathédrale de Chartres (Chartres) (53km)
  • Abbatiale Saint Nicolas (Saint-Leu-d'Esserent) (56km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Groussay (10km)
  • Parc du château de Thoiry (12km)
  • Potager du roi, Versailles (13km)
  • Parc de Versailles (13km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Germain-en-Laye (14km)
  • Parc du château de Breteuil (16km)
  • Domaine de la Malmaison (17km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Cloud (18km)
  • Domaine national de Rambouillet (21km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (23km)
  • Maison de Chateaubriand (24km)
  • Parc du domaine de Sceaux (26km)
  • Parc de Courson (28km)
  • Jardin du Palais-Royal (29km)
  • Domaine de Villarceaux (39km)
  • Parc de Chamarande (39km)
  • Domaine du château d'Ambleville (41km)
  • Jardin de Claude Monet (42km)
  • Jardin du musée d’art américain (42km)
  • Parc de l'abbaye de Royaumont (48km)
  • Les jardins du château de Saint-Just (50km)
  • Jardin et parc du château de Chantilly (56km)
  • Parc du château de Courances (57km)
  • Potager des Princes (57km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Vallée de Chevreuse (14km)
  • Vaux de Cernay (15km)
  • Forêt de Rambouillet (21km)
  • Château de Sauvage (30km)
  • Murs à pêches (38km)
  • Forêt de Chantilly (56km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Parc Asterix (57km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Rambouillet (21km)
  • Pontoise (28km)
  • Etampes (45km)
  • Chantilly (56km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Le Vesinet (16km)
  • Velizy-Villacoublay (17km)
  • Rueil-Malmaison (18km)
  • Meudon (21km)
  • Le Plessis-Robinson (23km)
  • Courbevoie (24km)
  • Levallois-Perret (26km)
  • Soisy-sous-Montmorency (32km)
  • Maisons-Alfort (35km)
  • Creteil (38km)
  • Aulnay-sous-Bois (42km)
  • Gagny (44km)
  • Livry-Gargan (44km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Thoiry (12km)
  • Jardin d'acclimatation (Paris) (24km)
  • Ménagerie du Jardin des plantes (30km)
  • Parc zoologique de Vincennes (34km)

Geography and distances

Plaisir is in the Paris region of France at 3 kilometres from Versailles, the department capital (general information: Plaisir is 30 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Plaisir

Canton: Plaisir

Arrondissement: Versailles

Department: Yvelines

Region: Paris

Postcode: 78370

Distance to Plaisir

from Versailles (prefecture): 3 km

from Paris: 30 km

from Calais: 237 km

from Nice: 700 km

from Bordeaux: 482 km

from Strasbourg: 426 km

Getting here

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

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beynes, Bois-d'Arcy, Chavenay, Davron, Elancourt, Jouars-Pontchartrain, Le Tremblay-sur-Mauldre, Les Clayes-sous-Bois, Neauphle-le-Chateau, Saint-Germain-de-la-Grange, Saint-Nom-la-Breteche, Thiverval-Grignon, Trappes, Villepreux and Villiers-Saint-Frederic.

This page in French: Visiter Plaisir