Salins tourism and travel guide

Photo of Salins in Seine-et-Marne

Photo is of Moret-sur-Loing at 16 km from Salins

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Salins 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 Salins in Paris.

Popular places to visit nearby include Moret-sur-Loing at 16 km and Fontainebleau at 23 km.

Salins, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Moret-sur-Loing

Moret-sur-Loing

at 16 km (direction west-south-west)

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

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Fontainebleau

Fontainebleau

Castle at 23 km (direction west)

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

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Provins

Provins

Heritage Site at 26 km (direction east-north-east)

The small town of Provins has retained a great deal of its medieval heritage,...

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Sens

Sens

at 28 km (direction east-south-east), in the Yonne department

Sens is an important regional centre dominated by the Cathedral of Saint-Etienne, the first...

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Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte

Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte

Castle at 28 km (direction west-north-west)

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

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Montargis

Montargis

at 52 km (direction south-west), in the Loiret department

With more than 130 bridges across the numerous canals and rivers in Montargis, it...

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Joigny

Joigny

at 56 km (direction south-east), in the Yonne department

In the centre of the the traditional local town of Joigny you can see...

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Chateau de Champs-sur-Marne

Chateau de Champs-sur-Marne

Castle at 57 km (direction 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 64 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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Bellegarde

Bellegarde

at 64 km (direction south-west), in the Loiret department

Bellegarde is a small traditional town with an atractive moated castle in the centre...

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Pantheon

Pantheon

National Monument at 69 km (direction west-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 69 km (direction west-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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River Seine

River Seine

at 69 km (direction west-north-west), in the Paris department

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

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Paris

Paris

at 69 km (direction west-north-west), in the Paris department

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

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Markets in and near Salins

  • Villeneuve-la-Guyard: market Monday (10km)
  • Donnemarie-Dontilly: market Monday (10km)
  • Nangis: market Wednesday & Saturday (15km)
  • Moret-sur-Loing: market Tuesday (16km)
  • Champagne-sur-Seine: market Thursday & Saturday (16km)
  • Bray-sur-Seine: market Friday (17km)
  • Pont-sur-Yonne: market Wednesday & Sunday (20km)
  • Mormant: market Thursday (23km)
  • Fontainebleau: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (24km)
  • Saint-Valerien: market Saturday (27km)

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Tourist attractions near Salins, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Chateau de Motte-Tilly (31km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglises de Saint Loup (Saint-Loup-de-Naud) (19km)
  • Collegiale Saint Quiriace (Provins) (25km)
  • Abbaye du Lys (Dammarie-les-Lys) (30km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Domaine national de Fontainebleau (24km)
  • Parc du château de Vaux-le-Vicomte (28km)
  • Parc du château de Thorigny (32km)
  • Parc du château de Courances (41km)
  • Jardin botanique de Marnay-sur-Seine (41km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Melun (30km)
  • Le Mee-sur-Seine (31km)
  • Sens (31km)
  • Creteil (57km)
  • Maisons-Alfort (61km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc des félins (big cats) (32km)
 
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Geography and distances

Salins is in the Paris region of France at 30 kilometres from Melun, the department capital (general information: Salins is 69 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Salins

Canton: Montereau-Fault-Yonne

Arrondissement: Provins

Department: Seine-et-Marne

Region: Paris

Postcode: 77148

Distance to Salins

from Melun (prefecture): 30 km

from Paris: 69 km

from Calais: 293 km

from Nice: 618 km

from Bordeaux: 484 km

from Strasbourg: 349 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chatenay-sur-Seine, Courcelles-en-Bassee, Coutencon, Echouboulains, Forges, Gurcy-le-Chatel, La Tombe, Laval-en-Brie, Marolles-sur-Seine, Montigny-Lencoup and Saint-Germain-Laval.

This page in French: Visiter Salins