Tancrou tourism and travel guide

Photo of Tancrou in Seine-et-Marne

Photo is of Meaux at 12 km from Tancrou

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Tancrou 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 Tancrou in Paris.

Popular places to visit nearby include Meaux at 12 km and La Ferte-Milon at 21 km.

Tancrou, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Meaux

Meaux

at 12 km (direction west-south-west)

Meaux is visited because of its episcopal city, with a cathedral, chapter house and...

See Meaux guide
La Ferte-Milon

La Ferte-Milon

at 21 km (direction north-north-east), in the Aisne department

The curious facade of a 14th century castle dominates your visit to La Ferté-Milon...

See La Ferte-Milon guide
Ermenonville

Ermenonville

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

The Mer de Sable theme park is the main reason visitors come to Ermenonville,...

See Ermenonville guide
Morienval abbey

Morienval abbey

Abbey at 34 km (direction north-north-west), in the Oise department

The Abbey of Notre-Dame at Morienval is an impressive example of Romanesque architecture...

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Chateau de Champs-sur-Marne

Chateau de Champs-sur-Marne

Castle at 36 km (direction west-south-west)

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

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Pierrefonds

Pierrefonds

at 39 km (direction west-south-west), in the Oise department

In Pierrefonds village visit one of the most lovely castles in northern France and...

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Senlis

Senlis

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

The ruined castle, the cathedral and the narrow cobbled streets make Senlis a very...

See Senlis guide
Chateau de Chantilly

Chateau de Chantilly

Castle at 46 km (direction west-north-west), in the Oise department

The Chateau de Chantilly is an extensive castle from the 16th-19th centuries, surrounded by...

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Soissons

Soissons

at 47 km (direction north-east), in the Aisne department

In Soissons you can explore the abbey and the cathedral before taking a pleasant...

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Chantilly

Chantilly

at 48 km (direction west-north-west), in the Oise department

The town of Chantilly in the Oise department of Picardy is best known for...

See Chantilly guide
Chateau de Vincennes

Chateau de Vincennes

Castle at 48 km (direction west-south-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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Compiegne

Compiegne

at 49 km (direction north-north-west), in the Oise department

In Compiegne you can visit the palace, several museums, and other interesting historic monuments...

See Compiegne guide
Royaumont Abbey

Royaumont Abbey

Abbey at 51 km (direction west-north-west), in the Val-d'Oise department

Royaumont Abbey, once one of the most important cistercian abbeys in France, is a...

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Provins

Provins

Heritage Site at 52 km (direction south-south-east)

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

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Markets in and near Tancrou

  • Lizy-sur-Ourcq: market Friday (3km)
  • La Ferte-sous-Jouarre: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (9km)
  • Meaux: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday all day & Friday (13km)
  • Charly: market Thursday (18km)
  • Crecy-la-Chapelle: market Thursday (18km)
  • Coulommiers: market Wednesday & Sunday (21km)
  • Nanteuil-le-Haudouin: market Saturday (23km)
  • Chateau-Thierry: market Friday (26km)
  • Claye-Souilly: market Wednesday & Saturday (27km)
  • Lagny-sur-Marne: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (28km)

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Tourist attractions near Tancrou, France

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

National Monuments

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Oise-Pays de France (41km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye de Chaalis (Fontaine-Chaalis) (31km)
  • Eglise de Saint Sulpice (Bethancourt-en-Valois) (34km)
  • Eglise abbatiale de Notre Dame (Morienval) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gilocourt) (36km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Senlis) (41km)
  • Eglise de Berzy-le-Sec (Berzy-le-sec) (42km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Jean-Baptiste du Moncel (Pontpoint) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Foret de Retz (29km)
  • Foret de Ermenonville (34km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Coteau de Chartèves (35km)
  • Forêt de Chantilly (43km)
  • Foret d'Halette (44km)
  • Murs à pêches (46km)
  • Forêt de Compiègne (46km)
  • Forêt de la Traconne (58km)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Livry-Gargan (38km)
  • Gagny (39km)
  • Aulnay-sous-Bois (41km)
  • Creteil (49km)
  • Maisons-Alfort (50km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc des félins (big cats) (33km)
 
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Geography and distances

Tancrou is in the Paris region of France at 58 kilometres from Melun, the department capital (general information: Tancrou is 53 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Tancrou

Canton: Lizy-sur-Ourcq

Arrondissement: Meaux

Department: Seine-et-Marne

Region: Paris

Postcode: 77440

Distance to Tancrou

from Melun (prefecture): 58 km

from Paris: 53 km

from Calais: 233 km

from Nice: 672 km

from Bordeaux: 538 km

from Strasbourg: 347 km

Getting here

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

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Armentieres-en-Brie, Changis-sur-Marne, Cocherel, Congis-sur-Therouanne, Isles-les-Meldeuses, Jaignes, Lizy-sur-Ourcq, Mary-sur-Marne, Ocquerre, Saint-Jean-les-Deux-Jumeaux, Sammeron, Trocy-en-Multien, Ussy-sur-Marne and Vendrest.

This page in French: Visiter Tancrou