Saint-Germain-sur-Ecole tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Fontainebleau at 16 km from Saint-Germain-sur-Ecole

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Saint-Germain-sur-Ecole 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-sur-Ecole in Paris.

Popular places to visit nearby include Fontainebleau at 16 km and Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte at 18 km.

Saint-Germain-sur-Ecole, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Fontainebleau

Fontainebleau

Castle at 16 km (direction east-south-east)

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

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Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte

Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte

Castle at 18 km (direction east-north-east)

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

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Moret-sur-Loing

Moret-sur-Loing

at 25 km (direction east-south-east)

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

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Yevre-le-Chatel

Yevre-le-Chatel

Most Beautiful Village at 37 km (direction south-south-west), in the Loiret department

The walk along the Rimarden river, the traditional charm and the ruined...

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Chateau de Vincennes

Chateau de Vincennes

Castle at 41 km (direction north-north-west), in the Val-de-Marne department

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

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Catacombs

Catacombs

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

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

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Chateau de Champs-sur-Marne

Chateau de Champs-sur-Marne

Castle at 43 km (direction north-north-east)

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

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Pantheon

Pantheon

National Monument at 43 km (direction north-north-west), in the Paris department

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

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Jardin du Luxembourg

Jardin du Luxembourg

Garden at 43 km (direction north-north-west), in the Paris department

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

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Notre Dame cathedral

Notre Dame cathedral

Cathedral at 44 km (direction north-north-west), in the Paris department

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

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Sainte-Chapelle

Sainte-Chapelle

Church at 44 km (direction north-north-west), in the Paris department

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

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River Seine

River Seine

at 44 km (direction north-north-west), in the Paris department

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

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Paris

Paris

at 44 km (direction north-north-west), in the Paris department

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

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Conciergerie

Conciergerie

National Monument at 44 km (direction north-north-west), in the Paris department

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

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Markets in and near Saint-Germain-sur-Ecole

  • Ballancourt-sur-Essonne: market Thursday & Sunday (11km)
  • Mennecy: market Wednesday & Saturday (12km)
  • Le Mee-sur-Seine: market Sunday (12km)
  • Melun: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday (13km)
  • Corbeil-Essonnes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (16km)
  • Fontainebleau: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (16km)
  • Evry: market Tuesday & Friday (18km)
  • La Chapelle-la-Reine: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Moissy-Cramayel: market Saturday (18km)
  • Ris-Orangis: market Wednesday & Saturday (21km)

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Tourist attractions near Saint-Germain-sur-Ecole, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du palais de la Porte Dor (41km)
  • Centre de la mer et des eaux (43km)
  • Cinéaqua (46km)

Heritage sites

National Monuments

Other tourist attractions

  • Catacombs (42km)
  • Jardin des Plantes (43km)
  • Place de la Bastille (43km)
  • Place des Vosges (44km)
  • Hotel de Ville (town hall) (44km)
  • Pont-Neuf (44km)
  • Rodin Museum (45km)
  • The Louvre (45km)
  • Saint-Eustache (45km)
  • Orsay Museum (45km)
  • Palais Royal (45km)
  • Hotel des Invalides (45km)
  • Jardin des Tuileries (45km)
  • Palais Bourbon (45km)
  • Eiffel Tower (46km)
  • Place de la Concorde (46km)
  • Place Vendome (46km)
  • Petit Palais (46km)
  • Grand Palais (46km)
  • Champs-Elysees (46km)
  • Eglise de la Madeleine (46km)
  • Paris Opera (46km)
  • Parc Monceau (47km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye du Lys (Dammarie-les-Lys) (10km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Etampes) (26km)
  • Eglise de Saint Basile (Etampes) (26km)
  • Collegiale de Saint Martin (Etampes) (28km)
  • Notre Dame de Port Royal des Champs (Magny-les-Hameaux) (42km)
  • Eglises de Saint Eustache (Paris) (42km)
  • Maison d'Ourscamp (Paris) (44km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Saint-Germain-des-Prés (Paris) (44km)
  • Sainte Chapelle (Paris) (45km)
  • Cathédrale de Notre Dame (Paris) (45km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame des Vaulx de Cernay (Cernay-la-Ville) (48km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Bougival) (51km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin et Saint Blaise (Louveciennes) (52km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Geneviève (Feucherolles) (59km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Courances (5km)
  • Domaine national de Fontainebleau (16km)
  • Parc du château de Vaux-le-Vicomte (18km)
  • Parc de Chamarande (22km)
  • Parc de Courson (30km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (33km)
  • Parc du domaine de Sceaux (36km)
  • Maison de Chateaubriand (38km)
  • Parc du château de Breteuil (43km)
  • Domaine national de Champs-sur-Marne (43km)
  • Jardin du Palais-Royal (45km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Cloud (46km)
  • Parc de Versailles (47km)
  • Potager du roi, Versailles (47km)
  • Domaine de la Malmaison (51km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Vallée de Chevreuse (43km)
  • Murs à pêches (43km)
  • Vaux de Cernay (48km)
  • Forêt de Rambouillet (48km)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

  • Etampes (26km)
  • Noisiel (43km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Le Mee-sur-Seine (12km)
  • Melun (13km)
  • Creteil (34km)
  • Maisons-Alfort (37km)
  • Le Plessis-Robinson (39km)
  • Velizy-Villacoublay (42km)
  • Meudon (43km)
  • Rueil-Malmaison (51km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Vincennes (40km)
  • Parc des félins (big cats) (42km)
  • Ménagerie du Jardin des plantes (43km)
  • Jardin d'acclimatation (Paris) (48km)
 
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Geography and distances

Saint-Germain-sur-Ecole is in the Paris region of France at 13 kilometres from Melun, the department capital (general information: Saint-Germain-sur-Ecole is 44 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Germain-sur-Ecole

Canton: Perthes

Arrondissement: Melun

Department: Seine-et-Marne

Region: Paris

Postcode: 77930

Distance to Saint-Germain-sur-Ecole

from Melun (prefecture): 13 km

from Paris: 44 km

from Calais: 279 km

from Nice: 645 km

from Bordeaux: 468 km

from Strasbourg: 386 km

Getting here

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

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Auvernaux, Boissise-la-Bertrand, Boissise-le-Roi, Cely, Champcueil, Courances, Dannemois, Fleury-en-Biere, Moigny-sur-Ecole, Nainville-les-Roches, Perthes, Pringy, Saint-Fargeau-Ponthierry, Saint-Martin-en-Biere, Saint-Sauveur-sur-Ecole, Soisy-sur-Ecole and Videlles.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Germain-sur-Ecole

 
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