Saclas tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saclas: highlights and tourist information

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Saclas is situated in the Essonne department and Paris region, in the Paris region of France at 37 kilometres from Evry, the department capital (general information: Saclas is 58 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Yevre-le-Chatel at 27 km and Chateau de Chamerolles at 33 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saclas, 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 Saclas in Paris.

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

 
 

Map of places to visit near Saclas

Markets in and near Saclas

  • Etampes: market Tuesday & Saturday all day (9km)
  • Angerville: market Tuesday (11km)
  • Dourdan: market Wednesday & Saturday (21km)
  • Malesherbes: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Pithiviers: market Saturday all day (23km)
  • Toury: market Sunday (23km)
  • Ballancourt-sur-Essonne: market Thursday & Sunday (27km)
  • Arpajon: market Friday (27km)
  • Auneau: market Friday (28km)
  • Bretigny-sur-Orge: market Thursday & Sunday (30km)

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Tourist attractions near Saclas, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Rambouillet Chateau (38km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Gatinais Francais (26km)
  • Haute Vallee de Chevreuse (36km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Collegiale de Saint Martin (Etampes) (8km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Etampes) (9km)
  • Eglise de Saint Basile (Etampes) (9km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame des Vaulx de Cernay (Cernay-la-Ville) (39km)
  • Notre Dame de Port Royal des Champs (Magny-les-Hameaux) (41km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Boiscommun) (41km)
  • Abbaye du Lys (Dammarie-les-Lys) (41km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de Chamarande (19km)
  • Parc de Courson (27km)
  • Parc du château de Courances (27km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (34km)
  • Parc du château de Breteuil (36km)
  • Domaine national de Rambouillet (39km)
  • Arboretum des grandes bruyères (41km)
  • Domaine national de Fontainebleau (43km)
  • Parc du château de Vaux-le-Vicomte (49km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Rambouillet (35km)
  • Château de Sauvage (38km)
  • Vallée de Chevreuse (38km)
  • Vaux de Cernay (39km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Etampes (9km)
  • Rambouillet (39km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Moutiers (27km)
  • Le Mee-sur-Seine (43km)
  • Melun (45km)
  • Quiers-sur-Bezonde (46km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saclas

Canton: Méréville

Arrondissement: Étampes

Department: Essonne

Region: Paris

Postcode: 91690

Distance to Saclas

from Evry (prefecture): 37 km

from Paris: 58 km

from Calais: 289 km

from Nice: 652 km

from Bordeaux: 443 km

from Strasbourg: 415 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Abbeville-la-Riviere, Arrancourt, Boissy-la-Riviere, Fontaine-la-Riviere, Guillerval, Marolles-en-Beauce, Mereville, Monnerville, Ormoy-la-Riviere and Saint-Cyr-la-Riviere.

This page in French: Visiter Saclas