Vayres-sur-Essonne tourism and travel guide

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Visit Vayres-sur-Essonne: highlights and tourist information

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Vayres-sur-Essonne is situated in the Essonne department and Paris region, in the Paris region of France at 21 kilometres from Evry, the department capital (general information: Vayres-sur-Essonne is 46 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Fontainebleau at 26 km and Yevre-le-Chatel at 31 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Vayres-sur-Essonne, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Vayres-sur-Essonne in Paris.

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

 
 

Map of places to visit near Vayres-sur-Essonne

Markets in and near Vayres-sur-Essonne

  • Ballancourt-sur-Essonne: market Thursday & Sunday (10km)
  • Etampes: market Tuesday & Saturday all day (14km)
  • Mennecy: market Wednesday & Saturday (16km)
  • Malesherbes: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Arpajon: market Friday (19km)
  • Bretigny-sur-Orge: market Thursday & Sunday (19km)
  • La Chapelle-la-Reine: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Evry: market Tuesday & Friday (21km)
  • Corbeil-Essonnes: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (22km)
  • Montlhery: market Monday (23km)

More information about Vayres-sur-Essonne, Paris

Tourist attractions near Vayres-sur-Essonne, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Vayres-sur-Essonne.

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du palais de la Porte Dor (44km)

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Maison des Jardies (45km)
  • Rambouillet Chateau (45km)
  • Saint Cloud Parc (45km)
  • Vincennes Chateau (45km)
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Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Gatinais Francais (9km)
  • Haute Vallee de Chevreuse (38km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Etampes) (14km)
  • Eglise de Saint Basile (Etampes) (14km)
  • Collegiale de Saint Martin (Etampes) (16km)
  • Abbaye du Lys (Dammarie-les-Lys) (22km)
  • Notre Dame de Port Royal des Champs (Magny-les-Hameaux) (37km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame des Vaulx de Cernay (Cernay-la-Ville) (41km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Boiscommun) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Courances (9km)
  • Parc de Chamarande (13km)
  • Parc de Courson (24km)
  • Domaine national de Fontainebleau (26km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (29km)
  • Parc du château de Vaux-le-Vicomte (30km)
  • Parc du château de Breteuil (36km)
  • Parc du domaine de Sceaux (37km)
  • Maison de Chateaubriand (38km)
  • Potager du roi, Versailles (44km)
  • Parc de Versailles (44km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Cloud (45km)
  • Domaine national de Rambouillet (46km)
  • Parc du château de Groussay (55km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Vallée de Chevreuse (37km)
  • Forêt de Rambouillet (40km)
  • Vaux de Cernay (41km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Etampes (14km)
  • Rambouillet (45km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Le Mee-sur-Seine (24km)
  • Melun (25km)
  • Le Plessis-Robinson (39km)
  • Creteil (39km)
  • Velizy-Villacoublay (41km)
  • Maisons-Alfort (41km)
  • Meudon (42km)
  • Moutiers (45km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Vincennes (44km)
  • Parc des félins (big cats) (54km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Vayres-sur-Essonne

Canton: Ferté-Alais

Arrondissement: Étampes

Department: Essonne

Region: Paris

Postcode: 91820

Distance to Vayres-sur-Essonne

from Evry (prefecture): 21 km

from Paris: 46 km

from Calais: 282 km

from Nice: 649 km

from Bordeaux: 459 km

from Strasbourg: 398 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Vayres-sur-Essonne from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Baulne, Boissy-le-Cutte, Boutigny-sur-Essonne, Bouville, Cerny, Courdimanche-sur-Essonne, d'Huison-Longueville, Guigneville-sur-Essonne, La Ferte-Alais, Maisse, Mondeville, Orveau and Valpuiseaux.

This page in French: Visiter Vayres-sur-Essonne