in Essonne of Île-de-France Region, France
- Toussus-le-Noble Airport (9 mi)
- Paris-Orly Airport (12 mi)
- Paris-Le Bourget Airport (28 mi)
- Chartres Champhol Airport (31 mi)
- Charles de Gaulle International Airport (33 mi)
- Pontoise - Cormeilles-en-Vexin Airport (33 mi)
- Paris Beauvais Tillé Airport (58 mi)
- Compiègne Margny Airport (64 mi)
- Tours-Val-de-Loire Airport (105 mi)
- Brussels Airport (189 mi)
- London Gatwick Airport (203 mi)
- Palace and Park of Versailles (Unesco heritage, 13 mi)
- Paris, Banks of the Seine (Unesco heritage, 18 mi)
- Palace and Park of Fontainebleau (Unesco heritage, 29 mi)
- Chartres Cathedral (Unesco heritage, 33 mi)
- Provins, Town of Medieval Fairs (Unesco heritage, 53 mi)
- Amiens Cathedral (Unesco heritage, 88 mi)
- Bourges Cathedral (Unesco heritage, 107 mi)
- The Loire Valley between Sully-sur-Loire and Chalonnes (Unesco heritage, 108 mi)
- Belfries of Belgium and France (Unesco heritage, 118 mi)
- Fortifications of Vauban (Unesco heritage, 118 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 48.620 and 2.153 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 48° 37' 10" and E 2° 9' 9"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Euro - EUR
- Spoken languages:
- French, Breton, Corsican, Catalan, Basque, Occitan
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 12:18 PM (Wednesday)
- Timezone: Europe/Paris
- UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 7:32 am and 7:58 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -44.033 and -176.367 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- This place on Wikipedia
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Delve into Fontenay-lès-Briis
Fontenay-lès-Briis in Essonne (Île-de-France Region) with it's 1,797 habitants is located in France about 18 mi (or 30 km) south-west of Paris, the country's capital town.
Current time in Fontenay-lès-Briis is now 12:18 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Europe / Paris with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 11 airports close to Fontenay-lès-Briis, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in France is Toussus-le-Noble Airport in a distance of 9 mi (or 15 km), North. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in France is Palace and Park of Versailles in a distance of 13 mi (or 21 km), North. If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Palaiseau, Versailles, Etampes, Antony and Boulogne-Billancourt. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 18°C / 64 °F
|Morning Temperature||10°C / 50 °F|
|Evening Temperature||16°C / 61 °F|
|Night Temperature||12°C / 54 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1025.8 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Moderate breeze with 9 km/h (6 mph) from South-West|
|Cloud Conditions||Few clouds, covering 24% of sky|
|General Conditions||Few clouds|
Thursday, 19th of September 2019
18°C (64 °F)
13°C (55 °F)
Few clouds, moderate breeze.
Friday, 20th of September 2019
20°C (68 °F)
15°C (59 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.
Saturday, 21st of September 2019
24°C (75 °F)
19°C (67 °F)
Scattered clouds, light breeze.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Hôtel Mercure Paris Sud Les Ulis Courtaboeuf
Kyriad Les Ulis
Campanile Les Ulis Courtaboeuf
Campanile Villejust - Za Courtaboeuf
Residhome Apparthotel Bures la Guyonnerie Privilege
First Inn Hotel
Hôtel Le Village
Comfort Hotel Acadie Les Ulis
Premiere Classe VILLEJUST - ZA Courtaboeuf
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Attractions and noteworthy things
Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.
Institut des Hautes Études Scientifiques
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The École polytechnique (commonly known as Polytechnique or, in France, by the nickname X) is a state-run institution of higher education and research in Palaiseau, Essonne, France, near Paris. Polytechnique is renowned for its four-year undergraduate/graduate Master's program.
Commissariat à l'énergie atomique et aux énergies alternatives
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Château de Courson
The Château de Courson was built in 1676 in Courson-Monteloup (the postal code is 91680; INSEE code 91186), on the south-west outskirts of Paris, France. It is in the Essonne département of the Île-de-France région. Originally the home of the Lamoignon family, the château has been in the same family since the 18th century. Its historic park was laid out in formal style by a pupil of André Le Nôtre in the 18th century.
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Laboratoire d'informatique pour la mécanique et les sciences de l'ingénieur
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Autodrome de Linas-Montlhéry
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Gare de Palaiseau
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Gare de Lozère
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Gare du Guichet
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Gare de Bures-sur-Yvette
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Gare de Saint-Rémy-lès-Chevreuse
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Château de Chamarande
The château de Chamarande is a 17th century French château in Chamarande, in the department of Essonne.
Château de Janvry
The Château de Janvry is a stately home in the French village of Janvry, Essonne. The château dates back to the 17th century. It is still partially surrounded by watered moats. Its main building includes a primary wing facing west and two attached side wings; the north wing and the south wing. All wings are linked, creating a U-shaped château. The château has been listed as an historical monument by the Demeure Historique Association in the early 1980s.
The Vaularon is a small river in southern Île-de-France (France), left tributary of the Yvette, in Bures-sur-Yvette, which is a tributary of the Orge and then the Seine. Its source is in Gometz-le-Chatel, in the Essonne department.
The Rouillon is a small river in southern Île-de-France, left tributary of the Yvette, which is a tributary of the Orge. Its source is in Villejust, north of Longjumeau, in the Essonne department. The Rouillon crosses the following départements and towns: Essonne: Villejust, Saulx-les-Chartreux, Ballainvilliers, Longjumeau.
ESME-Sudria (ex-École Spéciale de Mécanique et d'Électricité) is a graduate school of science & engineering in France, specialised in the field of energy, electronics and computer engineering. Founded in 1905 by Joachim Sudria and certified by the State since 1922, the diploma is signed by the French Education Ministry and authorized by the "Commission des titres d'ingénieur". The ESME-Sudria is also member of the "Conférence des Grandes Ecoles" and of the Union of Independent Grandes Écoles.
University of Paris-Sud
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Saclay Nuclear Research Centre
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Château de Montlhéry
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These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Fontenay-lès-Briis.
- Le Raincy
Saint-Jean-de-Beauregard: Janvry-A10 à 2km de l'embranchement des Ulis, vue orientée vers Paris, Saint-Jean-de-Beauregard (source)
Saint-Jean-de-Beauregard: Briis-sous-Forges-A10 à 1km de l'embranchement des Ulis, vue orientée vers Paris, Saint-Jean-de-Beauregard (source)
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Fontenay, Fontenay-lès-Briis, Фонтене-ле-Брии, Фонтне ле Бри, Фонтене-ле-Брі, 丰特奈莱布里伊