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Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Essonne

Historic city.

Geographical information

Tourism labels
Latitude48.5291710 (N 48° 31’ 45”)
Longitude2.0152549 (E 2° 0’ 55”)
AltitudeFrom 87m to 163m
Surface area30.64 km²
Population10342 inhabitants
Density337 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureEvry (44 km, 33 min)
Insee code91200
IntercommunalityCC le Dourdannais en Hurepoix

Nearest cities & towns

Roinville3.1 km (6 min)
Sainte-Mesme4.7 km (9 min)
Les Granges-le-Roi4.9 km (8 min)
Sermaise5.3 km (7 min)
Saint-Cyr-sous-Dourdan6.1 km (10 min)
La Forêt-le-Roi7.2 km (9 min)
Corbreuse7.4 km (10 min)
Le Val-Saint-Germain7.5 km (9 min)
Longvilliers8.8 km (9 min)
Saint-Martin-de-Bréthencourt8.9 km (12 min)
Saint-Arnoult-en-Yvelines9.1 km (13 min)
Angervilliers9.4 km (11 min)
Rochefort-en-Yvelines9.4 km (12 min)
Richarville9.6 km (13 min)

Things to see and do

Castle of the 13th century Castle Museum Dourdan.

Circuits in the historic city from the Tourist Office Dourdan.

Places of interest

Information points
Leisure centres
Natural sites

Events and festivities

Medieval Festival in the city each year the first weekend in June

Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
France Miniature Tickets
Entertainment20 € Élancourt (28 km)
Equestrian ballet at La Grande Écurie
Entertainment16 € to 25 € Versailles (32 km)
Guided Tour of the Royal Stables at Versailles and the Bartabas Academy of Equestrian Arts
Culture and education12 € Versailles (32 km)
Helicopter tour of Paris Versailles
Entertainment399 € Paris (39 km)
Bread Making Class in a Parisian Bakery
Local flavours113 € Paris (41 km)


Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Cave Art Path
HikeEasy1h30Le Vaudoué (42 km)
Paris illuminations
Cycling itineraryEasy2h00Paris (44 km)
The edges of the Marne and Charles Trenet's house
HikeEasy4h00Joinville-le-Pont (46 km)
The open-air dance halls ('les guinguettes') of the edge of the Marne
All-terrain bike itineraryEasy50 minChampigny-sur-Marne (48 km)


Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals