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Villers-Saint-Genest tourism and travel guide

Photo of Villers-Saint-Genest in Oise

Photo is of Ermenonville at 15 km from Villers-Saint-Genest

Visit Villers-Saint-Genest: highlights and tourist information

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Villers-Saint-Genest is situated in the Oise department and Hauts-de-France region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Ermenonville at 15 km and La Ferte-Milon at 16 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Villers-Saint-Genest, 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 Villers-Saint-Genest in Hauts-de-France.

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

Ermenonville

Ermenonville

at 15 km (direction west)

The Mer de Sable theme park is the main reason visitors come...

See Ermenonville guide
La Ferte-Milon

La Ferte-Milon

at 16 km (direction east), in the Aisne department

The curious facade of a 14th century castle dominates your visit to...

See La Ferte-Milon guide
Morienval abbey

Morienval abbey

Abbey at 17 km (direction east)

The Abbey of Notre-Dame at Morienval is an impressive example of...

See Morienval abbey guide
Meaux

Meaux

at 20 km (direction south), in the Seine-et-Marne department

Meaux is visited because of its episcopal city, with a cathedral,...

See Meaux guide
 
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Pierrefonds

Pierrefonds

at 24 km (direction north-north-east)

In Pierrefonds village visit one of the most lovely castles in...

See Pierrefonds guide
Senlis

Senlis

at 24 km (direction west-north-west)

The ruined castle, the cathedral and the narrow cobbled streets make...

See Senlis guide
Compiegne

Compiegne

at 31 km (direction north-north-west)

In Compiegne you can visit the palace, several museums, and other interesting...

See Compiegne guide
Chateau de Chantilly

Chateau de Chantilly

Castle at 31 km (direction west)

The Chateau de Chantilly is an extensive castle from...

See Chateau de Chantilly guide
Chantilly

Chantilly

at 33 km (direction west)

The town of Chantilly in the Oise department of Picardy is...

See Chantilly guide
Chateau de Champs-sur-Marne

Chateau de Champs-sur-Marne

Castle at 39 km (direction south-west), in the Seine-et-Marne department

The Chateau de Champs-sur-Marne is a beautifully restored 18th century chateau...

See Chateau de Champs-sur-Marne guide
Soissons

Soissons

at 40 km (direction east-north-east), in the Aisne department

In Soissons you can explore the abbey and the...

See Soissons guide
Ourscamp abbey

Ourscamp abbey

Abbey at 45 km (direction east-north-east)

Ourscamp abbey is an abbey in Picardy, now in ruins...

See Ourscamp abbey guide
Basilica of Saint-Denis

Basilica of Saint-Denis

Church at 46 km (direction west-south-west), in the Paris department

In the Basilica of Saint-Denis, where many of the French...

See Basilica of Saint-Denis guide
Chateau de Vincennes

Chateau de Vincennes

Castle at 48 km (direction west-south-west), in the Val-de-Marne department

The Chateau de Vincennes has an interesting history as an important royal...

See Chateau de Vincennes guide

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Map of places to visit near Villers-Saint-Genest

 
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Markets in and near Villers-Saint-Genest

  • Nanteuil-le-Haudouin: market Saturday (7km)
  • Crepy-en-Valois: market Wednesday (11km)
  • Lizy-sur-Ourcq: market Friday (15km)
  • Villers-Cotterets: market Thursday (18km)
  • Meaux: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday all day & Friday (20km)
  • Senlis: market Tuesday & Friday (24km)
  • Lacroix-Saint-Ouen: market Sunday (25km)
  • Claye-Souilly: market Wednesday & Saturday (27km)
  • La Ferte-sous-Jouarre: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (27km)
  • Mitry-Mory: market Tuesday & Saturday (27km)

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Tourist attractions near Villers-Saint-Genest, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du palais de la Porte Dor (50km)
  • Centre de la mer et des eaux (53km)
  • Cinéaqua (55km)

Heritage sites

  • Compiène église Saint-Jacques (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (31km)
  • Seine Banks, Paris (51km)
  • Paris tour St Jacques (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (51km)

National Monuments

Other tourist attractions

  • Parc de la Villette (47km)
  • Basilica de Sacre Coeur (50km)
  • Montmartre district (50km)
  • Montmartre (50km)
  • Place de la Bastille (51km)
  • Place des Vosges (51km)
  • Hotel de Ville (town hall) (51km)
  • Saint-Eustache (51km)
  • Paris Opera (52km)
  • Palais Royal (52km)
  • Jardin des Plantes (52km)
  • Place Vendome (52km)
  • The Louvre (52km)
  • Pont-Neuf (52km)
  • Eglise de la Madeleine (52km)
  • Jardin des Tuileries (52km)
  • Parc Monceau (52km)
  • Place de la Concorde (53km)
  • Orsay Museum (53km)
  • Champs-Elysees (53km)
  • Petit Palais (53km)
  • Palais Bourbon (53km)
  • Grand Palais (53km)
  • Hotel des Invalides (54km)
  • Rodin Museum (54km)
  • Catacombs (54km)
  • Eiffel Tower (55km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Oise-Pays de France (25km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Sulpice (Bethancourt-en-Valois) (16km)
  • Abbaye de Chaalis (Fontaine-Chaalis) (16km)
  • Eglise abbatiale de Notre Dame (Morienval) (18km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gilocourt) (18km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Senlis) (24km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Jean-Baptiste du Moncel (Pontpoint) (26km)
  • Eglise de Berzy-le-Sec (Berzy-le-sec) (37km)
  • Abbatiale Saint Nicolas (Saint-Leu-d'Esserent) (37km)
  • Abbaye Cistercienne de Royaumont (Asnieres-sur-Oise) (37km)
  • Basilique de Saint Denis (Saint-Denis) (46km)
  • Eglises de Saint Eustache (Paris) (49km)
  • Maison d'Ourscamp (Paris) (51km)
  • Sainte Chapelle (Paris) (52km)
  • Cathédrale de Notre Dame (Paris) (52km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Saint-Germain-des-Prés (Paris) (53km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du donjon de Vez (15km)
  • Jardin du château de la Muette (17km)
  • Parc du château de Valgenceuse (23km)
  • Parc du château de Compiègne (31km)
  • Potager des Princes (32km)
  • Jardin et parc du château de Chantilly (33km)
  • Parc de l'abbaye de Royaumont (38km)
  • Domaine national de Champs-sur-Marne (39km)
  • Jardins de Viels-Maisons (45km)
  • Jardin du Palais-Royal (52km)
  • Parc du domaine de Sceaux (61km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Foret de Retz (19km)
  • Foret de Ermenonville (20km)
  • Foret d'Halette (27km)
  • Forêt de Compiègne (29km)
  • Forêt de Chantilly (29km)
  • Forêt de Laigue (35km)
  • Mont Ganelon (36km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Coteau de Chartèves (45km)
  • Murs à pêches (45km)
  • Forêt de Hez-Froidmont (50km)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Livry-Gargan (37km)
  • Aulnay-sous-Bois (39km)
  • Gagny (39km)
  • Soisy-sous-Montmorency (47km)
  • Maisons-Alfort (51km)
  • Creteil (51km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Vincennes (50km)
  • Ménagerie du Jardin des plantes (52km)
 
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Geography and distances

Villers-Saint-Genest is in the north of France at 67 kilometres from Beauvais, the department capital (general information: Villers-Saint-Genest is 52 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Villers-Saint-Genest

Canton: Betz

Arrondissement: Senlis

Department: Oise

Region: Picardy

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 60620

Distance to Villers-Saint-Genest

from Beauvais (prefecture): 67 km

from Paris: 52 km

from Calais: 215 km

from Nice: 691 km

from Bordeaux: 547 km

from Strasbourg: 359 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Villers-Saint-Genest from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Acy-en-Multien, Antilly, Bargny, Betz, Boissy-Fresnoy, Bouillancy, Chevreville, Etavigny, Ormoy-le-Davien, Peroy-les-Gombries and Reez-Fosse-Martin.

This page in French: Visiter Villers-Saint-Genest

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