Valpuiseaux tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Yevre-le-Chatel at 26 km from Valpuiseaux

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Valpuiseaux is situated in the Essonne 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 Valpuiseaux in Paris.

Popular places to visit nearby include Yevre-le-Chatel at 26 km and Fontainebleau at 29 km.

Valpuiseaux, France: places to visit and attractions

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



Most Beautiful Village at 26 km (direction south), in the Loiret department

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

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Castle at 29 km (direction east), in the Seine-et-Marne department

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

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Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte

Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte

Castle at 36 km (direction east-north-east), in the Seine-et-Marne department

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

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at 38 km (direction east), in the Seine-et-Marne department

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

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Chateau de Chamerolles

Chateau de Chamerolles

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

The chateau de Chamerolles is an attractive chateau with a pretty Renaissance garden...

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Arboretum des Grandes Bruyeres

Arboretum des Grandes Bruyeres

Garden at 45 km (direction south-south-west), in the Loiret department

The arboretum des Grandes Bruyeres is a fabulous arboretum and garden near Orleans...

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Chateau de Rambouillet

Chateau de Rambouillet

Castle at 45 km (direction west-north-west), in the Yvelines department

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

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at 46 km (direction south-south-east), in the Loiret department

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

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Versailles Palace

Versailles Palace

Castle at 47 km (direction north-north-west), in the Yvelines department

A short distance outside central Paris, the Palais de Versailles is an enormous and...

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

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

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Chateau de Vincennes

Chateau de Vincennes

Castle at 51 km (direction north-north-east), 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 54 km (direction south-east), in the Loiret department

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

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Markets in and near Valpuiseaux

  • Etampes: market Tuesday & Saturday all day (11km)
  • Malesherbes: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Ballancourt-sur-Essonne: market Thursday & Sunday (16km)
  • Mennecy: market Wednesday & Saturday (21km)
  • La Chapelle-la-Reine: market Tuesday (22km)
  • Arpajon: market Friday (22km)
  • Bretigny-sur-Orge: market Thursday & Sunday (23km)
  • Puiseaux: market Monday (24km)
  • Angerville: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Pithiviers: market Saturday all day (25km)

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Tourist attractions near Valpuiseaux, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Rambouillet Chateau (45km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Etampes) (11km)
  • Eglise de Saint Basile (Etampes) (11km)
  • Collegiale de Saint Martin (Etampes) (13km)
  • Abbaye du Lys (Dammarie-les-Lys) (28km)
  • Notre Dame de Port Royal des Champs (Magny-les-Hameaux) (40km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Boiscommun) (40km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame des Vaulx de Cernay (Cernay-la-Ville) (42km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Courances (13km)
  • Parc de Chamarande (14km)
  • Parc de Courson (26km)
  • Domaine national de Fontainebleau (29km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (31km)
  • Parc du château de Vaux-le-Vicomte (36km)
  • Parc du château de Breteuil (38km)
  • Parc du domaine de Sceaux (42km)
  • Maison de Chateaubriand (42km)
  • Arboretum des grandes bruyères (45km)
  • Domaine national de Rambouillet (45km)
  • Parc du château de Groussay (56km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Vallée de Chevreuse (39km)
  • Forêt de Rambouillet (40km)
  • Vaux de Cernay (42km)
  • Château de Sauvage (47km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Etampes (11km)
  • Rambouillet (45km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Le Mee-sur-Seine (30km)
  • Melun (31km)
  • Moutiers (40km)
  • Le Plessis-Robinson (43km)
  • Velizy-Villacoublay (44km)
  • Creteil (44km)
  • Quiers-sur-Bezonde (45km)

Geography and distances

Valpuiseaux is in the Paris region of France at 27 kilometres from Evry, the department capital (general information: Valpuiseaux is 51 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Valpuiseaux

Canton: Étampes

Arrondissement: Étampes

Department: Essonne

Region: Paris

Postcode: 91720

Distance to Valpuiseaux

from Evry (prefecture): 27 km

from Paris: 51 km

from Calais: 286 km

from Nice: 647 km

from Bordeaux: 453 km

from Strasbourg: 402 km

Getting here

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

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bois-Herpin, Boutigny-sur-Essonne, Bouville, Champmotteux, Courdimanche-sur-Essonne, Gironville-sur-Essonne, La Foret-Sainte-Croix, Maisse, Mespuits, Orveau, Prunay-sur-Essonne, Puiselet-le-Marais, Roinvilliers and Vayres-sur-Essonne.

This page in French: Visiter Valpuiseaux