Villebon-sur-Yvette tourism and travel guide

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Visit Villebon-sur-Yvette: highlights and tourist information

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Villebon-sur-Yvette is situated in the Essonne department and Paris region, in the Paris region of France at 17 kilometres from Evry, the department capital (general information: Villebon-sur-Yvette is 19 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Versailles Palace at 14 km and Catacombs at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Villebon-sur-Yvette, 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 Villebon-sur-Yvette in Paris.

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

 
 

Map of places to visit near Villebon-sur-Yvette

Markets in and near Villebon-sur-Yvette

  • Palaiseau: market Thursday & Sunday (2km)
  • Orsay: market Sunday & Friday (3km)
  • Igny: market Thursday & Sunday (4km)
  • Longjumeau: market Wednesday & Saturday (5km)
  • Massy: market Tuesday & Friday (5km)
  • Bievres: market Wednesday (6km)
  • Chilly-Mazarin: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday (6km)
  • Gif-sur-Yvette: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (7km)
  • Montlhery: market Monday (8km)
  • Antony: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday (8km)

More information about Villebon-sur-Yvette, Paris

Tourist attractions near Villebon-sur-Yvette, France

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

Aquarium

  • Centre de la mer et des eaux (18km)
  • Cinéaqua (19km)
  • Aquarium du palais de la Porte Dor (20km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Paris
  • Catacombs (17km)
  • Eiffel Tower (18km)
  • Rodin Museum (18km)
  • Jardin des Plantes (19km)
  • Hotel des Invalides (19km)
  • Palais Bourbon (19km)
  • Orsay Museum (19km)
  • Pont-Neuf (19km)
  • Grand Palais (19km)
  • Petit Palais (20km)
  • Jardin des Tuileries (20km)
  • The Louvre (20km)
  • Place de la Concorde (20km)
  • Hotel de Ville (town hall) (20km)
  • Champs-Elysees (20km)
  • Place de la Bastille (20km)
  • Palais Royal (20km)
  • Saint-Eustache (20km)
  • Place des Vosges (20km)
  • Place Vendome (20km)
  • Eglise de la Madeleine (20km)
  • Paris Opera (21km)
  • Parc Monceau (21km)
  • Montmartre (22km)
  • Montmartre district (22km)
  • Basilica de Sacre Coeur (22km)
  • Parc de la Villette (25km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haute Vallee de Chevreuse (18km)
  • Gatinais Francais (37km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Notre Dame de Port Royal des Champs (Magny-les-Hameaux) (11km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Saint-Germain-des-Prés (Paris) (19km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Bougival) (19km)
  • Maison d'Ourscamp (Paris) (20km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin et Saint Blaise (Louveciennes) (20km)
  • Sainte Chapelle (Paris) (20km)
  • Cathédrale de Notre Dame (Paris) (20km)
  • Eglises de Saint Eustache (Paris) (21km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame des Vaulx de Cernay (Cernay-la-Ville) (21km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chatou) (22km)
  • Eglise de Saint Etienne (Mareil-Marly) (23km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Geneviève (Feucherolles) (27km)
  • Basilique de Saint Denis (Saint-Denis) (28km)
  • Collégiale Notre-Dame (Poissy) (29km)
  • Eglise de Saint Basile (Etampes) (30km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Etampes) (30km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Orgeval) (31km)
  • Collegiale de Saint Martin (Etampes) (31km)
  • Eglise de Saint Maclou (Conflans-Sainte-Honorine) (34km)
  • Abbaye du Lys (Dammarie-les-Lys) (36km)
  • Abbaye de Maubuisson (Saint-Ouen-l'Aumone) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Mery-sur-Oise) (41km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame de l'Assomption (Auvers-sur-Oise) (41km)
  • Abbaye Notre-Dame du Val (Meriel) (42km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Beauregard (6km)
  • Maison de Chateaubriand (9km)
  • Parc du domaine de Sceaux (9km)
  • Parc de Courson (13km)
  • Potager du roi, Versailles (14km)
  • Parc de Versailles (14km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Cloud (15km)
  • Parc du château de Breteuil (15km)
  • Domaine de la Malmaison (19km)
  • Jardin du Palais-Royal (20km)
  • Parc de Chamarande (21km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Germain-en-Laye (24km)
  • Domaine national de Rambouillet (31km)
  • Parc du château de Groussay (31km)
  • Domaine national de Champs-sur-Marne (32km)
  • Parc du château de Courances (34km)
  • Parc du château de Thoiry (36km)
  • Parc du château de Vaux-le-Vicomte (39km)
  • Domaine national de Fontainebleau (48km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Vallée de Chevreuse (14km)
  • Vaux de Cernay (21km)
  • Murs à pêches (25km)
  • Forêt de Rambouillet (25km)
  • Château de Sauvage (38km)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

  • Etampes (30km)
  • Rambouillet (30km)
  • Noisiel (34km)
  • Pontoise (40km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Le Plessis-Robinson (9km)
  • Velizy-Villacoublay (10km)
  • Meudon (12km)
  • Maisons-Alfort (19km)
  • Creteil (20km)
  • Rueil-Malmaison (20km)
  • Courbevoie (22km)
  • Levallois-Perret (22km)
  • Le Vesinet (23km)
  • Gagny (31km)
  • Aulnay-sous-Bois (32km)
  • Soisy-sous-Montmorency (32km)
  • Livry-Gargan (33km)
  • Le Mee-sur-Seine (35km)
  • Melun (36km)
  • Moutiers (56km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Ménagerie du Jardin des plantes (19km)
  • Jardin d'acclimatation (Paris) (20km)
  • Parc zoologique de Vincennes (20km)
  • Parc zoologique de Thoiry (37km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Villebon-sur-Yvette

Canton: Villebon-sur-Yvette

Arrondissement: Palaiseau

Department: Essonne

Region: Paris

Postcode: 91140

Distance to Villebon-sur-Yvette

from Evry (prefecture): 17 km

from Paris: 19 km

from Calais: 252 km

from Nice: 677 km

from Bordeaux: 480 km

from Strasbourg: 406 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Villebon-sur-Yvette from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 21 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Antony, Ballainvilliers, Bievres, Bures-sur-Yvette, Champlan, Igny, Janvry, La Ville-du-Bois, Les Ulis, Longjumeau, Massy, Nozay, Orsay, Palaiseau, Saclay, Saint-Jean-de-Beauregard, Saulx-les-Chartreux, Vauhallan, Verrieres-le-Buisson, Villejust and Villiers-sur-Orge.

This page in French: Visiter Villebon-sur-Yvette