Ville-Saint-Jacques tourism and travel guide

Photo of Ville-Saint-Jacques in Seine-et-Marne

Photo is of Moret-sur-Loing at 7 km from Ville-Saint-Jacques

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Ville-Saint-Jacques 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 Ville-Saint-Jacques in Paris.

Popular places to visit nearby include Moret-sur-Loing at 7 km and Fontainebleau at 16 km.

Ville-Saint-Jacques, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 7 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Moret-sur-Loing guide


Castle at 16 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 28 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


at 31 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


Heritage Site at 39 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Provins guide


at 40 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 46 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


at 51 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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at 55 km (direction south-east), in the Yonne department

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

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Markets in and near Ville-Saint-Jacques

  • Moret-sur-Loing: market Tuesday (7km)
  • Champagne-sur-Seine: market Thursday & Saturday (10km)
  • Villeneuve-la-Guyard: market Monday (13km)
  • Fontainebleau: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (16km)
  • Nemours: market Wednesday & Saturday (16km)
  • Egreville: market Monday (19km)
  • Donnemarie-Dontilly: market Monday (23km)
  • Pont-sur-Yonne: market Wednesday & Sunday (23km)
  • Saint-Valerien: market Saturday (23km)
  • La Chapelle-la-Reine: market Tuesday (24km)

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Tourist attractions near Ville-Saint-Jacques, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Chateau de Motte-Tilly (42km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye du Lys (Dammarie-les-Lys) (27km)
  • Eglises de Saint Loup (Saint-Loup-de-Naud) (32km)
  • Collegiale Saint Quiriace (Provins) (38km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Boiscommun) (51km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Domaine national de Fontainebleau (16km)
  • Parc du château de Vaux-le-Vicomte (28km)
  • Parc du château de Courances (33km)
  • Parc du château de Thorigny (38km)
  • Jardins du manoir du Grand Courtoiseau (45km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Melun (28km)
  • Le Mee-sur-Seine (29km)
  • Sens (33km)
  • Quiers-sur-Bezonde (51km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc des félins (big cats) (41km)

Geography and distances

Ville-Saint-Jacques is in the Paris region of France at 28 kilometres from Melun, the department capital (general information: Ville-Saint-Jacques is 70 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Ville-Saint-Jacques

Canton: Moret-sur-Loing

Arrondissement: Fontainebleau

Department: Seine-et-Marne

Region: Paris

Postcode: 77130

Distance to Ville-Saint-Jacques

from Melun (prefecture): 28 km

from Paris: 70 km

from Calais: 299 km

from Nice: 616 km

from Bordeaux: 471 km

from Strasbourg: 359 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Ville-Saint-Jacques from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Dormelles, Ecuelles, Flagy, La Grande-Paroisse, Montarlot, Moret-sur-Loing, Noisy-Rudignon, Thoury-Ferottes, Varennes-sur-Seine, Vernou-la-Celle-sur-Seine, Villecerf and Villemer.

This page in French: Visiter Ville-Saint-Jacques