Saint-Germain-Laxis tourism and travel guide

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Saint-Germain-Laxis is situated in the Seine-et-Marne 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 Saint-Germain-Laxis in Paris.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte at 2 km and Fontainebleau at 19 km.

Saint-Germain-Laxis, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte

Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte

Castle at 2 km (direction south-south-east)

The Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte is one of the most important classical style castles in...

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Castle at 19 km (direction south)

The extraordinary decoration of the numerous rooms and royal apartments at Fontainebleau, and the...

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at 24 km (direction south-south-east)

Moret-sur-Loing is a pleasant town with a historic centre close to Fontainebleau...

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Chateau de Champs-sur-Marne

Chateau de Champs-sur-Marne

Castle at 31 km (direction north-north-west)

The Chateau de Champs-sur-Marne is a beautifully restored 18th century chateau with extensive gardens...

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Chateau de Vincennes

Chateau de Vincennes

Castle at 35 km (direction north-west), in the Val-de-Marne department

The Chateau de Vincennes has an interesting history as an important royal residence for...

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at 40 km (direction west-north-west), in the Paris department

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

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National Monument at 40 km (direction north-west), in the Paris department

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

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Notre Dame cathedral

Notre Dame cathedral

Cathedral at 40 km (direction north-west), in the Paris department

The Cathedral of Notre-Dame, on an island in the Seine River, is one of...

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Jardin du Luxembourg

Jardin du Luxembourg

Garden at 40 km (direction north-west), in the Paris department

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

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River Seine

River Seine

at 40 km (direction north-west), in the Paris department

The Seine river is at the heart of the city, near many of the...

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at 41 km (direction north-west), in the Paris department

The city of Paris continues to be the most popular destination with visitors to...

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Church at 41 km (direction north-west), in the Paris department

Sainte-Chapelle, on the Ile de la Cité in Paris, is an important gothic chapel...

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National Monument at 41 km (direction north-west), in the Paris department

La Conciergerie at Paris is one of the oldest and most important gothic palaces...

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The Louvre

The Louvre

Museum at 42 km (direction north-west), in the Paris department

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

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Markets in and near Saint-Germain-Laxis

  • Melun: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday (6km)
  • Le Mee-sur-Seine: market Sunday (7km)
  • Moissy-Cramayel: market Saturday (10km)
  • Mormant: market Thursday (14km)
  • Brie-Comte-Robert: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (14km)
  • Combs-la-Ville: market Wednesday & Saturday (15km)
  • Corbeil-Essonnes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (17km)
  • Epinay-sous-Senart: market Wednesday & Saturday (19km)
  • Fontainebleau: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (20km)
  • Brunoy: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Friday (20km)

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Tourist attractions near Saint-Germain-Laxis, France

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


  • Aquarium du palais de la Porte Dor (36km)
  • Centre de la mer et des eaux (40km)
  • Cinéaqua (44km)

Heritage sites

National Monuments

Other tourist attractions

  • Jardin des Plantes (39km)
  • Place de la Bastille (39km)
  • Catacombs (40km)
  • Place des Vosges (40km)
  • Hotel de Ville (town hall) (40km)
  • Pont-Neuf (41km)
  • Saint-Eustache (41km)
  • The Louvre (42km)
  • Palais Royal (42km)
  • Orsay Museum (42km)
  • Parc de la Villette (42km)
  • Rodin Museum (42km)
  • Jardin des Tuileries (42km)
  • Place Vendome (42km)
  • Palais Bourbon (43km)
  • Place de la Concorde (43km)
  • Hotel des Invalides (43km)
  • Paris Opera (43km)
  • Eglise de la Madeleine (43km)
  • Petit Palais (43km)
  • Grand Palais (43km)
  • Champs-Elysees (43km)
  • Montmartre (43km)
  • Montmartre district (43km)
  • Eiffel Tower (43km)
  • Basilica de Sacre Coeur (43km)
  • Parc Monceau (44km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye du Lys (Dammarie-les-Lys) (9km)
  • Eglises de Saint Loup (Saint-Loup-de-Naud) (37km)
  • Eglises de Saint Eustache (Paris) (37km)
  • Maison d'Ourscamp (Paris) (40km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Saint-Germain-des-Prés (Paris) (41km)
  • Sainte Chapelle (Paris) (42km)
  • Cathédrale de Notre Dame (Paris) (42km)
  • Collegiale Saint Quiriace (Provins) (43km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Etampes) (43km)
  • Eglise de Saint Basile (Etampes) (44km)
  • Collegiale de Saint Martin (Etampes) (45km)
  • Basilique de Saint Denis (Saint-Denis) (47km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Bougival) (52km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chatou) (53km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin et Saint Blaise (Louveciennes) (54km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Vaux-le-Vicomte (2km)
  • Domaine national de Fontainebleau (20km)
  • Parc du château de Courances (24km)
  • Domaine national de Champs-sur-Marne (31km)
  • Parc de Chamarande (37km)
  • Parc du domaine de Sceaux (37km)
  • Maison de Chateaubriand (39km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (41km)
  • Parc de Courson (42km)
  • Jardin du Palais-Royal (42km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Cloud (47km)
  • Potager du roi, Versailles (50km)
  • Parc de Versailles (50km)
  • Domaine de la Malmaison (51km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Murs à pêches (37km)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

  • Noisiel (31km)
  • Etampes (43km)
  • Meaux (44km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Melun (6km)
  • Le Mee-sur-Seine (7km)
  • Creteil (28km)
  • Maisons-Alfort (32km)
  • Gagny (36km)
  • Livry-Gargan (40km)
  • Le Plessis-Robinson (40km)
  • Aulnay-sous-Bois (42km)
  • Meudon (43km)
  • Velizy-Villacoublay (45km)
  • Levallois-Perret (47km)
  • Courbevoie (48km)
  • Rueil-Malmaison (51km)
  • Le Vesinet (55km)
  • Sens (60km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc des félins (big cats) (23km)
  • Parc zoologique de Vincennes (35km)
  • Ménagerie du Jardin des plantes (39km)
  • Jardin d'acclimatation (Paris) (47km)

Geography and distances

Saint-Germain-Laxis is in the Paris region of France at 6 kilometres from Melun, the department capital (general information: Saint-Germain-Laxis is 41 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Germain-Laxis

Canton: Melun-Nord

Arrondissement: Melun

Department: Seine-et-Marne

Region: Paris

Postcode: 77950

Distance to Saint-Germain-Laxis

from Melun (prefecture): 6 km

from Paris: 41 km

from Calais: 271 km

from Nice: 646 km

from Bordeaux: 486 km

from Strasbourg: 371 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Saint-Germain-Laxis from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Blandy, Champdeuil, Crisenoy, Dammarie-les-Lys, Fouju, Le Mee-sur-Seine, Limoges-Fourches, Lissy, Maincy, Melun, Moisenay, Montereau-sur-le-Jard, Rubelles, Sivry-Courtry and Voisenon.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Germain-Laxis