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Brétigny-sur-Orge

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Essonne

Geographical information

MunicipalityBrétigny-sur-Orge
Postcode91220
Tourism label
Latitude48.6114860 (N 48° 36’ 41”)
Longitude2.3060400 (E 2° 18’ 22”)
AltitudeFrom 41m to 97m
Surface area14.56 km²
Population25703 inhabitants
Density1765 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureEvry (11.7 km, 17 min)
Insee code91103
IntercommunalityCA du Val d'Orge
DepartmentEssonne
RegionIle-de-France

Nearest cities & towns

Le Plessis-Pâté2.3 km (6 min)
Saint-Michel-sur-Orge3.8 km (9 min)
Longpont-sur-Orge4.3 km (8 min)
Leuville-sur-Orge4.7 km (10 min)
Montlhéry4.8 km (10 min)
Sainte-Geneviève-des-Bois5.6 km (11 min)
Saint-Germain-lès-Arpajon5.9 km (13 min)
La Norville6.3 km (13 min)
Linas6.3 km (10 min)
Arpajon6.4 km (14 min)
Bondoufle6.6 km (11 min)
Fleury-Mérogis7.1 km (9 min)
Villemoisson-sur-Orge7.7 km (15 min)
Villiers-sur-Orge8 km (14 min)

Things to see and do

St. Peter's Church of the 12th century.

Chateau La Fontaine neoclassical rebuilt in the 20th century.

Strolls on the banks of the Barley.

Places of interest

Monuments
Performance halls
Transport

Events and festivities

City Festival in May

Flea markets in April and October.

Photo Exhibition Painting Sculpture in September.

Weather

Saturday 29 august
Min. 15°C - Max. 32°C
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Sunday 30 august
Min. 18°C - Max. 30°C
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Monday 31 august
Min. 11°C - Max. 22°C
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Tour de Versailles in Paris Helicopter
Entertainment399 € Paris (25 km)
Equestrian ballet at La Grande Écurie
Entertainment16 € to 25 € Versailles (25 km)
Flight Experience aerial simulation
Entertainment179 € to 379 € Paris (26 km)
A la carte guided tour of Paris
Culture and education200 € Paris (27 km)
Gastronomic circuit or outing in Paris
Local flavours29 € to 190 € Paris (27 km)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
The edges of the Marne and Charles Trenet's house
HikeEasy4h00Joinville-le-Pont (25 km)
The open-air dance halls ('les guinguettes') of the edge of the Marne
All-terrain bike itineraryEasy50 minChampigny-sur-Marne (27 km)
Paris illuminations
Cycling itineraryEasy2h00Paris (27 km)
Cave Art Path
HikeEasy1h30Le Vaudoué (33 km)

Restaurants

Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals

Campsites

Hotels