Vitry-sur-Seine tourism and travel guide

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Vitry-sur-Seine is situated in the department and region.

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Popular places to visit nearby include Catacombs at 6 km and Chateau de Vincennes at 7 km.

Vitry-sur-Seine, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 6 km (direction north-west), in the Paris department

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

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Chateau de Vincennes

Chateau de Vincennes

Castle at 7 km (direction north-east), in the Val-de-Marne department

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

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National Monument at 7 km (direction north-west), in the Paris department

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

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Jardin du Luxembourg

Jardin du Luxembourg

Garden at 7 km (direction north-west), in the Paris department

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

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Notre Dame cathedral

Notre Dame cathedral

Cathedral at 8 km (direction north-north-west), in the Paris department

The Cathedral of Notre-Dame, on an island in the Seine River, is...

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River Seine

River Seine

at 8 km (direction north-north-west), in the Paris department

The Seine river is at the heart of the city, near many...

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at 8 km (direction north-north-west), in the Paris department

The city of Paris continues to be the most popular destination with...

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Church at 8 km (direction north-north-west), in the Paris department

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

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National Monument at 8 km (direction north-north-west), in the Paris department

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

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The Louvre

The Louvre

Museum at 9 km (direction north-west), in the Paris department

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

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at 9 km (direction north-north-west), in the Paris department

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

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Jardin des Tuileries

Jardin des Tuileries

Garden at 10 km (direction north-west), in the Paris department

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

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Musee de l'Orangerie

Musee de l'Orangerie

Museum at 10 km (direction north-west), in the Paris department

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

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Paris Opera

Paris Opera

at 10 km (direction north-north-west), in the Paris department

The extravagant design and decoration of the Palais Garnier, usually known as...

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Markets in and near Vitry-sur-Seine

  • Ivry-sur-Seine: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (3km)
  • Alfortville: market every day except Monday (3km)
  • Choisy-le-Roi: market Thursday & Sunday (3km)
  • Le Kremlin-Bicetre: market Thursday & Sunday all day (3km)
  • Maisons-Alfort: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (3km)
  • Cachan: market Saturday (4km)
  • Gentilly: market Wednesday & Saturday (4km)
  • Orly: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (5km)
  • Bourg-la-Reine: market Wednesday & Saturday (5km)
  • Fresnes: market Sunday (6km)

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Tourist attractions near Vitry-sur-Seine, France

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


  • Aquarium du palais de la Porte Dor (5km)
  • Centre de la mer et des eaux (7km)
  • Cinéaqua (11km)

Heritage sites

National Monuments

Other tourist attractions

  • Catacombs (6km)
  • Jardin des Plantes (7km)
  • Place de la Bastille (7km)
  • Place des Vosges (8km)
  • Hotel de Ville (town hall) (8km)
  • Pont-Neuf (8km)
  • Saint-Eustache (9km)
  • The Louvre (9km)
  • Rodin Museum (9km)
  • Orsay Museum (9km)
  • Palais Royal (9km)
  • Jardin des Tuileries (9km)
  • Palais Bourbon (10km)
  • Hotel des Invalides (10km)
  • Place Vendome (10km)
  • Place de la Concorde (10km)
  • Paris Opera (10km)
  • Petit Palais (10km)
  • Eglise de la Madeleine (10km)
  • Grand Palais (10km)
  • Champs-Elysees (10km)
  • Eiffel Tower (10km)
  • Montmartre district (11km)
  • Montmartre (11km)
  • Basilica de Sacre Coeur (11km)
  • Parc Monceau (12km)
  • Parc de la Villette (12km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • L'Isle-Adam (38km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haute Vallee de Chevreuse (33km)
  • Gatinais Francais (43km)
  • Oise-Pays de France (46km)
  • Vexin Francais (50km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglises de Saint Eustache (Paris) (7km)
  • Maison d'Ourscamp (Paris) (8km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Saint-Germain-des-Prés (Paris) (8km)
  • Sainte Chapelle (Paris) (9km)
  • Cathédrale de Notre Dame (Paris) (9km)
  • Basilique de Saint Denis (Saint-Denis) (16km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Bougival) (20km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chatou) (20km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin et Saint Blaise (Louveciennes) (22km)
  • Notre Dame de Port Royal des Champs (Magny-les-Hameaux) (23km)
  • Eglise de Saint Etienne (Mareil-Marly) (25km)
  • Collégiale Notre-Dame (Poissy) (30km)
  • Eglise de Saint Maclou (Conflans-Sainte-Honorine) (31km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Geneviève (Feucherolles) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Orgeval) (33km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Mery-sur-Oise) (34km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame de l'Assomption (Auvers-sur-Oise) (35km)
  • Abbaye Notre-Dame du Val (Meriel) (35km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame des Vaulx de Cernay (Cernay-la-Ville) (35km)
  • Abbaye de Maubuisson (Saint-Ouen-l'Aumone) (35km)
  • Abbaye du Lys (Dammarie-les-Lys) (35km)
  • Abbaye Cistercienne de Royaumont (Asnieres-sur-Oise) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint Basile (Etampes) (43km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Etampes) (43km)
  • Collegiale de Saint Martin (Etampes) (44km)
  • Abbaye de Chaalis (Fontaine-Chaalis) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du domaine de Sceaux (7km)
  • Maison de Chateaubriand (9km)
  • Jardin du Palais-Royal (9km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Cloud (15km)
  • Domaine national de Champs-sur-Marne (17km)
  • Domaine de la Malmaison (19km)
  • Parc de Versailles (20km)
  • Potager du roi, Versailles (20km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (22km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Germain-en-Laye (25km)
  • Parc de Courson (27km)
  • Parc du château de Breteuil (29km)
  • Parc de Chamarande (33km)
  • Parc du château de Vaux-le-Vicomte (34km)
  • Parc du château de Courances (39km)
  • Parc de l'abbaye de Royaumont (40km)
  • Parc du château de Groussay (42km)
  • Parc du château de Thoiry (44km)
  • Domaine national de Rambouillet (45km)
  • Jardin et parc du château de Chantilly (45km)
  • Domaine national de Fontainebleau (49km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Murs à pêches (10km)
  • Vallée de Chevreuse (28km)
  • Vaux de Cernay (35km)
  • Forêt de Rambouillet (40km)
  • Forêt de Chantilly (43km)
  • Foret de Ermenonville (44km)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

  • Noisiel (19km)
  • Pontoise (36km)
  • Meaux (41km)
  • Etampes (42km)
  • Rambouillet (44km)
  • Chantilly (45km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Maisons-Alfort (3km)
  • Creteil (6km)
  • Le Plessis-Robinson (9km)
  • Meudon (11km)
  • Levallois-Perret (14km)
  • Velizy-Villacoublay (15km)
  • Gagny (15km)
  • Courbevoie (15km)
  • Aulnay-sous-Bois (17km)
  • Livry-Gargan (18km)
  • Rueil-Malmaison (18km)
  • Le Vesinet (22km)
  • Soisy-sous-Montmorency (23km)
  • Le Mee-sur-Seine (33km)
  • Melun (34km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Vincennes (5km)
  • Ménagerie du Jardin des plantes (7km)
  • Jardin d'acclimatation (Paris) (13km)
  • Parc des félins (big cats) (43km)
  • Parc zoologique de Thoiry (44km)

Geography and distances

Vitry-sur-Seine is in the of France at 5430 kilometres from , the department capital (general information: Vitry-sur-Seine is 8 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Vitry-sur-Seine

Canton: Vitry-sur-Seine

Arrondissement: Créteil



Postcode: 94400

Distance to Vitry-sur-Seine

from (prefecture): 5430 km

from Paris: 8 km

from Calais: 243 km

from Nice: 678 km

from Bordeaux: 494 km

from Strasbourg: 394 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Vitry-sur-Seine from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 20 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Alfortville, Arcueil, Bourg-la-Reine, Cachan, Charenton-le-Pont, Chevilly-Larue, Choisy-le-Roi, Fresnes, Gentilly, Ivry-sur-Seine, Joinville-le-Pont, Le Kremlin-Bicetre, Maisons-Alfort, Montrouge, Orly, Rungis, Saint-Maurice, Thiais, Villejuif and Villeneuve-le-Roi.

This page in French: Visiter Vitry-sur-Seine