Veneux-les-Sablons tourism and travel guide

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Veneux-les-Sablons 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 Veneux-les-Sablons in Paris.

Popular places to visit nearby include Moret-sur-Loing at 1 km and Fontainebleau at 8 km.

Veneux-les-Sablons, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 1 km (direction east)

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

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Castle at 8 km (direction west-north-west)

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 22 km (direction north-north-west)

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

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at 39 km (direction east-south-east), in the Yonne department

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

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Most Beautiful Village at 42 km (direction west-south-west), in the Loiret department

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

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at 42 km (direction south), in the Loiret department

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

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Heritage Site at 42 km (direction east-north-east)

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

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

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

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Chateau de Chamerolles

Chateau de Chamerolles

Castle at 59 km (direction west-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 61 km (direction west-south-west), in the Loiret department

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

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at 62 km (direction east-south-east), in the Yonne department

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

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Versailles Palace

Versailles Palace

Castle at 69 km (direction west-north-west), in the Yvelines department

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

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Markets in and near Veneux-les-Sablons

  • Moret-sur-Loing: market Tuesday (2km)
  • Champagne-sur-Seine: market Thursday & Saturday (3km)
  • Fontainebleau: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (8km)
  • Nemours: market Wednesday & Saturday (14km)
  • La Chapelle-la-Reine: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Villeneuve-la-Guyard: market Monday (20km)
  • Melun: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday (21km)
  • Le Mee-sur-Seine: market Sunday (21km)
  • Egreville: market Monday (23km)
  • Nangis: market Wednesday & Saturday (26km)

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Tourist attractions near Veneux-les-Sablons, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye du Lys (Dammarie-les-Lys) (19km)
  • Eglises de Saint Loup (Saint-Loup-de-Naud) (35km)
  • Collegiale Saint Quiriace (Provins) (42km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Boiscommun) (49km)

Remarkable gardens

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Melun (21km)
  • Le Mee-sur-Seine (21km)
  • Sens (41km)
  • Quiers-sur-Bezonde (50km)
  • Creteil (51km)
  • Le Plessis-Robinson (60km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc des félins (big cats) (39km)

Geography and distances

Veneux-les-Sablons is in the Paris region of France at 21 kilometres from Melun, the department capital (general information: Veneux-les-Sablons is 63 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Veneux-les-Sablons

Canton: Moret-sur-Loing

Arrondissement: Fontainebleau

Department: Seine-et-Marne

Region: Paris

Postcode: 77250

Distance to Veneux-les-Sablons

from Melun (prefecture): 21 km

from Paris: 63 km

from Calais: 294 km

from Nice: 624 km

from Bordeaux: 470 km

from Strasbourg: 366 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Veneux-les-Sablons from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Avon, Bourron-Marlotte, Champagne-sur-Seine, Ecuelles, Episy, Montarlot, Montigny-sur-Loing, Moret-sur-Loing, Saint-Mammes, Samoreau, Thomery, Vernou-la-Celle-sur-Seine and Villecerf.

This page in French: Visiter Veneux-les-Sablons