Vimpelles tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Provins at 17 km from Vimpelles

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Vimpelles 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 Vimpelles in Paris.

Popular places to visit nearby include Provins at 17 km and Sens at 23 km.

Vimpelles, France: places to visit and attractions

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



Heritage Site at 17 km (direction north-east)

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

See Provins guide


at 23 km (direction south-south-east), in the Yonne department

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

See Sens guide


at 27 km (direction west)

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

See Moret-sur-Loing guide


Castle at 34 km (direction 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 36 km (direction west-north-west)

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

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

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

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Chateau de Champs-sur-Marne

Chateau de Champs-sur-Marne

Castle at 62 km (direction north-west)

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

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Markets in and near Vimpelles

  • Donnemarie-Dontilly: market Monday (5km)
  • Bray-sur-Seine: market Friday (6km)
  • Villeneuve-la-Guyard: market Monday (13km)
  • Nangis: market Wednesday & Saturday (17km)
  • Pont-sur-Yonne: market Wednesday & Sunday (17km)
  • Nogent-sur-Seine: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Moret-sur-Loing: market Tuesday (27km)
  • Champagne-sur-Seine: market Thursday & Saturday (27km)
  • Mormant: market Thursday (28km)
  • Sens: market Wednesday & Monday all day & Friday (28km)

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Tourist attractions near Vimpelles, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Chateau de Motte-Tilly (20km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglises de Saint Loup (Saint-Loup-de-Naud) (11km)
  • Collegiale Saint Quiriace (Provins) (16km)
  • Abbaye du Lys (Dammarie-les-Lys) (40km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Thorigny (24km)
  • Jardin botanique de Marnay-sur-Seine (30km)
  • Domaine national de Fontainebleau (35km)
  • Parc du château de Vaux-le-Vicomte (36km)
  • Entre Cour et Jardin (51km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de la Traconne (43km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Sens (28km)
  • Melun (39km)
  • Le Mee-sur-Seine (40km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc des félins (big cats) (34km)

Geography and distances

Vimpelles is in the Paris region of France at 39 kilometres from Melun, the department capital (general information: Vimpelles is 76 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Vimpelles

Canton: Donnemarie-Dontilly

Arrondissement: Provins

Department: Seine-et-Marne

Region: Paris

Postcode: 77520

Distance to Vimpelles

from Melun (prefecture): 39 km

from Paris: 76 km

from Calais: 295 km

from Nice: 614 km

from Bordeaux: 492 km

from Strasbourg: 338 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Vimpelles from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 18 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Balloy, Bazoches-les-Bray, Bray-sur-Seine, Chatenay-sur-Seine, Donnemarie-Dontilly, Egligny, Gravon, Gurcy-le-Chatel, La Tombe, Les Ormes-sur-Voulzie, Luisetaines, Mons-en-Montois, Mousseaux-les-Bray, Mouy-sur-Seine, Paroy, Saint-Sauveur-les-Bray, Sigy and Thenisy.

This page in French: Visiter Vimpelles