Viroflay tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Versailles Palace at 3 km from Viroflay

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Viroflay is situated in the Yvelines 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 Viroflay in Paris.

Popular places to visit nearby include Versailles Palace at 3 km and Eiffel Tower at 11 km.

Viroflay, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Versailles Palace

Versailles Palace

Castle at 3 km (direction west)

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

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Eiffel Tower

Eiffel Tower

at 11 km (direction east-north-east), in the Paris department

Built in the late 19th century as a temporary monument, it is...

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Arc de Triomphe

Arc de Triomphe

National Monument at 12 km (direction east-north-east), in the Paris department

The Arc de Triomphe is the second largest triumphal arch in the...

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at 12 km (direction east), in the Paris department

For a different side of Paris, explore the ancient catacombs in tunnels...

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at 12 km (direction east-north-east), in the Paris department

The Champs-Elsées, often called the most beautiful avenue in the world, is...

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Musee de l'Orangerie

Musee de l'Orangerie

Museum at 13 km (direction east-north-east), in the Paris department

The Musee de l'Orangerie in Paris is best known for its eight...

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Jardin du Luxembourg

Jardin du Luxembourg

Garden at 13 km (direction east-north-east), in the Paris department

The Jardin du Luxembourg is one of the most extensive and most...

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Jardin des Tuileries

Jardin des Tuileries

Garden at 13 km (direction east-north-east), in the Paris department

The Jardin des Tuileries is a large park and garden near the...

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Eglise de la Madeleine

Eglise de la Madeleine

Church at 13 km (direction east-north-east), in the Paris department

The Eglise de la Madeleine is a most unusual church, being built...

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National Monument at 14 km (direction east-north-east), in the Paris department

The 18th century Pantheon was originally to be a church based on...

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The Louvre

The Louvre

Museum at 14 km (direction east-north-east), in the Paris department

The most visited art museum in the world, the Louvre contains countless...

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at 14 km (direction east-north-east), in the Paris department

The Palais-Royal is a 17th century palace with attractive gardens in the...

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National Monument at 14 km (direction east-north-east), in the Paris department

La Conciergerie at Paris is one of the oldest and most important...

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Church at 14 km (direction east-north-east), in the Paris department

Sainte-Chapelle, on the Ile de la Cité in Paris, is an important...

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Markets in and near Viroflay

  • Le Chesnay: market Wednesday & Saturday (4km)
  • Garches: market Saturday (5km)
  • La Celle-Saint-Cloud: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (6km)
  • Boulogne-Billancourt: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (6km)
  • Issy-les-Moulineaux: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & (6km)
  • Bievres: market Wednesday (6km)
  • Clamart: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday (7km)
  • Bailly: market Wednesday & Saturday (8km)
  • Igny: market Thursday & Sunday (8km)
  • Fontenay-Aux-Roses: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (9km)

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Tourist attractions near Viroflay, France

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


  • Cinéaqua (11km)
  • Centre de la mer et des eaux (13km)
  • Aquarium du palais de la Porte Dor (18km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Other tourist attractions

  • Eiffel Tower (11km)
  • Rodin Museum (12km)
  • Hotel des Invalides (12km)
  • Catacombs (12km)
  • Grand Palais (13km)
  • Petit Palais (13km)
  • Palais Bourbon (13km)
  • Champs-Elysees (13km)
  • Place de la Concorde (13km)
  • Orsay Museum (13km)
  • Parc Monceau (13km)
  • Jardin des Tuileries (13km)
  • Eglise de la Madeleine (13km)
  • Place Vendome (14km)
  • The Louvre (14km)
  • Pont-Neuf (14km)
  • Palais Royal (14km)
  • Paris Opera (14km)
  • Saint-Eustache (14km)
  • Hotel de Ville (town hall) (15km)
  • Jardin des Plantes (15km)
  • Place des Vosges (15km)
  • Place de la Bastille (16km)
  • Montmartre district (16km)
  • Montmartre (16km)
  • Basilica de Sacre Coeur (16km)
  • Parc de la Villette (19km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • L'Isle-Adam (35km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haute Vallee de Chevreuse (20km)
  • Vexin Francais (39km)
  • Gatinais Francais (50km)
  • Oise-Pays de France (51km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Bougival) (7km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin et Saint Blaise (Louveciennes) (8km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chatou) (9km)
  • Notre Dame de Port Royal des Champs (Magny-les-Hameaux) (11km)
  • Eglise de Saint Etienne (Mareil-Marly) (11km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Saint-Germain-des-Prés (Paris) (13km)
  • Sainte Chapelle (Paris) (14km)
  • Cathédrale de Notre Dame (Paris) (14km)
  • Maison d'Ourscamp (Paris) (15km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Geneviève (Feucherolles) (16km)
  • Collégiale Notre-Dame (Poissy) (17km)
  • Eglises de Saint Eustache (Paris) (18km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Orgeval) (19km)
  • Basilique de Saint Denis (Saint-Denis) (20km)
  • Eglise de Saint Maclou (Conflans-Sainte-Honorine) (22km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame des Vaulx de Cernay (Cernay-la-Ville) (22km)
  • Abbaye de Maubuisson (Saint-Ouen-l'Aumone) (27km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Mery-sur-Oise) (29km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame de l'Assomption (Auvers-sur-Oise) (30km)
  • Abbaye Notre-Dame du Val (Meriel) (31km)
  • Abbaye Cistercienne de Royaumont (Asnieres-sur-Oise) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint Basile (Etampes) (41km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Etampes) (41km)
  • Collegiale de Saint Martin (Etampes) (42km)
  • Abbaye du Lys (Dammarie-les-Lys) (47km)
  • Abbaye de Chaalis (Fontaine-Chaalis) (54km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Senlis) (54km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Potager du roi, Versailles (4km)
  • Parc de Versailles (4km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Cloud (4km)
  • Domaine de la Malmaison (7km)
  • Maison de Chateaubriand (8km)
  • Parc du domaine de Sceaux (10km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Germain-en-Laye (12km)
  • Jardin du Palais-Royal (14km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (16km)
  • Parc du château de Breteuil (17km)
  • Parc de Courson (23km)
  • Parc du château de Groussay (26km)
  • Parc du château de Thoiry (28km)
  • Domaine national de Rambouillet (31km)
  • Domaine national de Champs-sur-Marne (32km)
  • Parc de Chamarande (33km)
  • Parc de l'abbaye de Royaumont (41km)
  • Parc du château de Courances (46km)
  • Parc du château de Vaux-le-Vicomte (48km)
  • Jardin et parc du château de Chantilly (48km)
  • Potager des Princes (49km)
  • Domaine de Villarceaux (50km)
  • Domaine du château d'Ambleville (52km)
  • Parc du château de Valgenceuse (54km)
  • Domaine national de Fontainebleau (59km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Vallée de Chevreuse (15km)
  • Vaux de Cernay (22km)
  • Murs à pêches (22km)
  • Forêt de Rambouillet (27km)
  • Château de Sauvage (40km)
  • Forêt de Chantilly (47km)
  • Foret de Ermenonville (52km)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

  • Pontoise (28km)
  • Rambouillet (31km)
  • Noisiel (34km)
  • Etampes (41km)
  • Chantilly (48km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Velizy-Villacoublay (2km)
  • Meudon (5km)
  • Le Plessis-Robinson (7km)
  • Rueil-Malmaison (8km)
  • Le Vesinet (10km)
  • Courbevoie (12km)
  • Levallois-Perret (13km)
  • Maisons-Alfort (19km)
  • Creteil (22km)
  • Soisy-sous-Montmorency (22km)
  • Aulnay-sous-Bois (27km)
  • Gagny (28km)
  • Livry-Gargan (30km)
  • Le Mee-sur-Seine (45km)
  • Melun (46km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Jardin d'acclimatation (Paris) (11km)
  • Ménagerie du Jardin des plantes (15km)
  • Parc zoologique de Vincennes (18km)
  • Parc zoologique de Thoiry (28km)

Geography and distances

Viroflay is in the Paris region of France at 19 kilometres from Versailles, the department capital (general information: Viroflay is 14 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Viroflay

Canton: Viroflay

Arrondissement: Versailles

Department: Yvelines

Region: Paris

Postcode: 78220

Distance to Viroflay

from Versailles (prefecture): 19 km

from Paris: 14 km

from Calais: 240 km

from Nice: 689 km

from Bordeaux: 488 km

from Strasbourg: 410 km

Getting here

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

We have 19 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bievres, Boulogne-Billancourt, Buc, Chaville, Garches, Issy-les-Moulineaux, Jouy-en-Josas, La Celle-Saint-Cloud, Le Chesnay, Les Loges-en-Josas, Marnes-la-Coquette, Meudon, Rocquencourt, Saint-Cloud, Sevres, Vaucresson, Velizy-Villacoublay, Versailles and Ville-d'Avray.

This page in French: Visiter Viroflay