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Visit Saint-Yon: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Yon is situated in the Essonne department and Paris region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Versailles Palace at 28 km and Chateau de Rambouillet at 29 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Yon, 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 Saint-Yon in Paris.

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

Versailles Palace

Versailles Palace

Castle at 28 km (direction north-north-west), in the Yvelines department

A short distance outside central Paris, the Palais de Versailles...

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Chateau de Rambouillet

Chateau de Rambouillet

Castle at 29 km (direction west-north-west), in the Yvelines department

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

See Chateau de Rambouillet guide
Catacombs

Catacombs

at 32 km (direction north-north-east), in the Paris department

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

See Catacombs guide
Jardin du Luxembourg

Jardin du Luxembourg

Garden at 34 km (direction north-north-east), in the Paris department

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

See Jardin du Luxembourg guide
 
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Pantheon

Pantheon

National Monument at 34 km (direction north-north-east), in the Paris department

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

See Pantheon guide
Eiffel Tower

Eiffel Tower

at 34 km (direction north-north-east), in the Paris department

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

See Eiffel Tower guide
Notre Dame cathedral

Notre Dame cathedral

Cathedral at 35 km (direction north-north-east), in the Paris department

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

See Notre Dame cathedral guide
Sainte-Chapelle

Sainte-Chapelle

Church at 35 km (direction north-north-east), in the Paris department

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

See Sainte-Chapelle guide
Conciergerie

Conciergerie

National Monument at 35 km (direction north-north-east), in the Paris department

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

See Conciergerie guide
Paris

Paris

at 35 km (direction north-north-east), in the Paris department

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

See Paris guide
River Seine

River Seine

at 35 km (direction north-north-east), in the Paris department

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

See River Seine guide
Musee de l'Orangerie

Musee de l'Orangerie

Museum at 35 km (direction north-north-east), in the Paris department

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

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The Louvre

The Louvre

Museum at 35 km (direction north-north-east), in the Paris department

The most visited art museum in the world, the...

See The Louvre guide
Jardin des Tuileries

Jardin des Tuileries

Garden at 35 km (direction north-north-east), in the Paris department

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

See Jardin des Tuileries guide

Map of places to visit near Saint-Yon

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Markets in and near Saint-Yon

  • Arpajon: market Friday (6km)
  • Bretigny-sur-Orge: market Thursday & Sunday (10km)
  • Montlhery: market Monday (11km)
  • Dourdan: market Wednesday & Saturday (13km)
  • Etampes: market Tuesday & Saturday all day (14km)
  • Ballancourt-sur-Essonne: market Thursday & Sunday (15km)
  • Orsay: market Sunday & Friday (15km)
  • Gif-sur-Yvette: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (16km)
  • Morsang-sur-Orge: market Wednesday & Saturday (17km)
  • Longjumeau: market Wednesday & Saturday (17km)

More information about Saint-Yon, Paris

Tourist attractions near Saint-Yon, France

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

Aquarium

  • Centre de la mer et des eaux (34km)
  • Cinéaqua (35km)
  • Aquarium du palais de la Porte Dor (35km)

Heritage sites

National Monuments

Other tourist attractions

  • Catacombs (32km)
  • Jardin des Plantes (34km)
  • Eiffel Tower (34km)
  • Rodin Museum (34km)
  • Hotel des Invalides (35km)
  • Pont-Neuf (35km)
  • Orsay Museum (35km)
  • Palais Bourbon (35km)
  • Hotel de Ville (town hall) (35km)
  • The Louvre (35km)
  • Place de la Bastille (35km)
  • Grand Palais (35km)
  • Jardin des Tuileries (35km)
  • Petit Palais (35km)
  • Place de la Concorde (35km)
  • Place des Vosges (35km)
  • Champs-Elysees (36km)
  • Saint-Eustache (36km)
  • Palais Royal (36km)
  • Place Vendome (36km)
  • Eglise de la Madeleine (36km)
  • Paris Opera (36km)
  • Parc Monceau (37km)
  • Montmartre (38km)
  • Montmartre district (38km)
  • Basilica de Sacre Coeur (38km)
  • Parc de la Villette (40km)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Basile (Etampes) (14km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Etampes) (14km)
  • Collegiale de Saint Martin (Etampes) (15km)
  • Notre Dame de Port Royal des Champs (Magny-les-Hameaux) (20km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame des Vaulx de Cernay (Cernay-la-Ville) (23km)
  • Abbaye du Lys (Dammarie-les-Lys) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin et Saint Blaise (Louveciennes) (34km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Bougival) (34km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Saint-Germain-des-Prés (Paris) (35km)
  • Maison d'Ourscamp (Paris) (35km)
  • Cathédrale de Notre Dame (Paris) (35km)
  • Sainte Chapelle (Paris) (35km)
  • Eglises de Saint Eustache (Paris) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint Etienne (Mareil-Marly) (37km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chatou) (37km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Geneviève (Feucherolles) (38km)
  • Collégiale Notre-Dame (Poissy) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Orgeval) (43km)
  • Basilique de Saint Denis (Saint-Denis) (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de Courson (5km)
  • Parc de Chamarande (6km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (11km)
  • Parc du château de Breteuil (18km)
  • Maison de Chateaubriand (24km)
  • Parc du domaine de Sceaux (25km)
  • Parc du château de Courances (25km)
  • Parc de Versailles (28km)
  • Potager du roi, Versailles (28km)
  • Domaine national de Rambouillet (29km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Cloud (30km)
  • Domaine de la Malmaison (35km)
  • Jardin du Palais-Royal (36km)
  • Parc du château de Groussay (36km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Germain-en-Laye (38km)
  • Parc du château de Vaux-le-Vicomte (39km)
  • Domaine national de Fontainebleau (42km)
  • Parc du château de Thoiry (44km)
  • Domaine national de Champs-sur-Marne (45km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Vallée de Chevreuse (19km)
  • Forêt de Rambouillet (22km)
  • Vaux de Cernay (23km)
  • Château de Sauvage (33km)
  • Murs à pêches (39km)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

  • Etampes (14km)
  • Rambouillet (28km)
  • Noisiel (46km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Velizy-Villacoublay (25km)
  • Le Plessis-Robinson (25km)
  • Meudon (28km)
  • Creteil (32km)
  • Maisons-Alfort (32km)
  • Le Mee-sur-Seine (34km)
  • Melun (35km)
  • Rueil-Malmaison (35km)
  • Le Vesinet (37km)
  • Courbevoie (38km)
  • Levallois-Perret (38km)
  • Moutiers (42km)
  • Gagny (44km)
  • Aulnay-sous-Bois (47km)
  • Livry-Gargan (48km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Ménagerie du Jardin des plantes (34km)
  • Parc zoologique de Vincennes (35km)
  • Jardin d'acclimatation (Paris) (36km)
  • Parc zoologique de Thoiry (44km)
 
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Geography and distances

Saint-Yon is in the Paris region of France at 19 kilometres from Evry, the department capital (general information: Saint-Yon is 35 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Yon

Canton: Saint-Chéron

Arrondissement: Étampes

Department: Essonne

Region: Paris

Postcode: 91650

Distance to Saint-Yon

from Evry (prefecture): 19 km

from Paris: 35 km

from Calais: 267 km

from Nice: 667 km

from Bordeaux: 464 km

from Strasbourg: 409 km

Getting here

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

We have 21 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arpajon, Avrainville, Boissy-sous-Saint-Yon, Breuillet, Breux-Jouy, Bruyeres-le-Chatel, Chamarande, Courson-Monteloup, Egly, Janville-sur-Juine, La Norville, Mauchamps, Ollainville, Saint-Cheron, Saint-Germain-les-Arpajon, Saint-Maurice-Montcouronne, Saint-Sulpice-de-Favieres, Souzy-la-Briche, Torfou, Vaugrigneuse and Villeconin.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Yon

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