Vaux-sur-Lunain tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Moret-sur-Loing at 19 km from Vaux-sur-Lunain

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Vaux-sur-Lunain 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 Vaux-sur-Lunain in Paris.

Popular places to visit nearby include Moret-sur-Loing at 19 km and Sens at 26 km.

Vaux-sur-Lunain, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 19 km (direction north-west)

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

See Moret-sur-Loing guide


at 26 km (direction east), in the Yonne department

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

See Sens guide


Castle at 27 km (direction north-west)

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

See Fontainebleau guide


at 30 km (direction south-west), in the Loiret department

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

See Montargis guide
Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte

Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte

Castle at 41 km (direction north-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


at 44 km (direction east-south-east), in the Yonne department

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

See Joigny guide


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

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

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Most Beautiful Village at 45 km (direction west), in the Loiret department

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

See Yevre-le-Chatel guide


Heritage Site at 46 km (direction north-east)

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

See Provins guide
Saint-Benoit-sur-Loire Abbey

Saint-Benoit-sur-Loire Abbey

Abbey at 66 km (direction west-south-west), in the Loiret department

Fans of romanesque architecture will appreciate the many period features in the 12th century...

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at 67 km (direction south-east), in the Yonne department

With its cathedral and churches, and extensive historic centre with half-timbered houses and an...

See Auxerre guide

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Markets in and near Vaux-sur-Lunain

  • Egreville: market Monday (7km)
  • Saint-Valerien: market Saturday (13km)
  • Villeneuve-la-Guyard: market Monday (16km)
  • Nemours: market Wednesday & Saturday (18km)
  • Moret-sur-Loing: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Pont-sur-Yonne: market Wednesday & Sunday (20km)
  • Champagne-sur-Seine: market Thursday & Saturday (22km)
  • Courtenay: market Thursday (23km)
  • Sens: market Wednesday & Monday all day & Friday (26km)
  • Fontainebleau: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (26km)

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Tourist attractions near Vaux-sur-Lunain, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Chateau de Motte-Tilly (45km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye du Lys (Dammarie-les-Lys) (39km)
  • Eglises de Saint Loup (Saint-Loup-de-Naud) (40km)
  • Collegiale Saint Quiriace (Provins) (45km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Boiscommun) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Domaine national de Fontainebleau (26km)
  • Jardins du manoir du Grand Courtoiseau (32km)
  • Parc du château de Thorigny (35km)
  • Parc du château de Vaux-le-Vicomte (41km)
  • Parc du château de Courances (42km)
  • Arboretum national des Barres (45km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Sens (26km)
  • Melun (41km)
  • Le Mee-sur-Seine (41km)
  • Quiers-sur-Bezonde (45km)

Geography and distances

Vaux-sur-Lunain is in the Paris region of France at 40 kilometres from Melun, the department capital (general information: Vaux-sur-Lunain is 82 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Vaux-sur-Lunain

Canton: Lorrez-le-Bocage-Préaux

Arrondissement: Fontainebleau

Department: Seine-et-Marne

Region: Paris

Postcode: 77710

Distance to Vaux-sur-Lunain

from Melun (prefecture): 40 km

from Paris: 82 km

from Calais: 313 km

from Nice: 604 km

from Bordeaux: 463 km

from Strasbourg: 357 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Vaux-sur-Lunain from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cheroy, Chevry-en-Sereine, Egreville, Lorrez-le-Bocage-Preaux, Paley, Saint-Ange-le-Viel, Villebeon, Villemarechal and Voulx.

This page in French: Visiter Vaux-sur-Lunain