Valence-en-Brie tourism and travel guide

Photo of Valence-en-Brie in Seine-et-Marne

Photo is of Moret-sur-Loing at 9 km from Valence-en-Brie

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Valence-en-Brie 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 Valence-en-Brie in Paris.

Popular places to visit nearby include Moret-sur-Loing at 9 km and Fontainebleau at 14 km.

Valence-en-Brie, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 9 km (direction south-west)

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

See Moret-sur-Loing guide


Castle at 14 km (direction west)

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

See Fontainebleau guide
Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte

Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte

Castle at 19 km (direction north-west)

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

See Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte guide


Heritage Site at 33 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Provins guide


at 36 km (direction east-south-east), in the Yonne department

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

See Sens guide
Chateau de Champs-sur-Marne

Chateau de Champs-sur-Marne

Castle at 50 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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at 51 km (direction south-south-west), in the Loiret department

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

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

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

See Yevre-le-Chatel guide
Chateau de Vincennes

Chateau de Vincennes

Castle at 56 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 60 km (direction north-west), in the Paris department

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

See Catacombs guide


National Monument at 60 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 61 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 61 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 61 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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Markets in and near Valence-en-Brie

  • Champagne-sur-Seine: market Thursday & Saturday (8km)
  • Moret-sur-Loing: market Tuesday (10km)
  • Fontainebleau: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (15km)
  • Nangis: market Wednesday & Saturday (16km)
  • Villeneuve-la-Guyard: market Monday (17km)
  • Donnemarie-Dontilly: market Monday (17km)
  • Mormant: market Thursday (19km)
  • Melun: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday (20km)
  • Le Mee-sur-Seine: market Sunday (21km)
  • Nemours: market Wednesday & Saturday (24km)

More information about Valence-en-Brie, Paris

Tourist attractions near Valence-en-Brie, France

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


  • Aquarium du palais de la Porte Dor (56km)
  • Centre de la mer et des eaux (60km)

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Chateau de Motte-Tilly (40km)
  • Vincennes Chateau (56km)
  • Pantheon (60km)

Other tourist attractions

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye du Lys (Dammarie-les-Lys) (21km)
  • Eglises de Saint Loup (Saint-Loup-de-Naud) (26km)
  • Collegiale Saint Quiriace (Provins) (32km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Domaine national de Fontainebleau (15km)
  • Parc du château de Vaux-le-Vicomte (19km)
  • Parc du château de Courances (31km)
  • Parc du château de Thorigny (41km)
  • Parc du domaine de Sceaux (57km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Melun (20km)
  • Le Mee-sur-Seine (21km)
  • Sens (40km)
  • Creteil (49km)
  • Maisons-Alfort (52km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc des félins (big cats) (30km)
  • Parc zoologique de Vincennes (56km)
  • Ménagerie du Jardin des plantes (59km)

Geography and distances

Valence-en-Brie is in the Paris region of France at 20 kilometres from Melun, the department capital (general information: Valence-en-Brie is 61 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Valence-en-Brie

Canton: Châtelet-en-Brie

Arrondissement: Melun

Department: Seine-et-Marne

Region: Paris

Postcode: 77830

Distance to Valence-en-Brie

from Melun (prefecture): 20 km

from Paris: 61 km

from Calais: 289 km

from Nice: 626 km

from Bordeaux: 480 km

from Strasbourg: 358 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Valence-en-Brie from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Echouboulains, Forges, Machault and Pamfou.

This page in French: Visiter Valence-en-Brie