Villiers-le-Bâcle
in Essonne of Île-de-France Region, France

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
48.728 and 2.119 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 48° 43' 41" and E 2° 7' 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: 02:44 AM (Friday)
Timezone: Europe/Paris
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:09 am and 9:46 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-44.033 and -176.367 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Ouwenga
References
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Current travel safety evaluation for France in Western Europe

Safety Score: 2,6 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to France.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning France. Last Update: 2019-07-15 07:22:53

Delve into Villiers-le-Bâcle

Villiers-le-Bâcle in Essonne (Île-de-France Region) with it's 1,154 habitants is a city located in France about 14 mi (or 22 km) south-west of Paris, the country's capital town.

Current time in Villiers-le-Bâcle is now 02:44 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named Europe / Paris with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Villiers-le-Bâcle, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in France is Toussus-le-Noble Airport in a distance of 2 mi (or 3 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 5 mi (or 9 km), North. In need of a room? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Versailles, Palaiseau, Boulogne-Billancourt, Saint-Germain-en-Laye and Antony. 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: 24°C / 75 °F

Morning Temperature 16°C / 61 °F
Evening Temperature 26°C / 78 °F
Night Temperature 21°C / 70 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 46%
Air Pressure 1015.3 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Overcast clouds

Saturday, 20th of July 2019

27°C (81 °F)
19°C (66 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, scattered clouds.

Sunday, 21st of July 2019

25°C (78 °F)
20°C (68 °F)
Overcast clouds, calm.

Monday, 22nd of July 2019

31°C (87 °F)
24°C (76 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Novotel Paris Saclay

Address
2,3 mi
Rue Charles Thomassin
91400 SACLAY
France

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Best Western Plus Paris Val de Bievre

Address
3,3 mi
Rue de la Liberation 1
78356 Jouy en Josas CEDEX
France

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Novotel Saint-Quentin Golf National

Address
2,7 mi
1 Avenue du Golf
78114 MAGNY LES HAMEAUX
France

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


A l'hotel des Roys

Address
5,1 mi
14 avenue de Paris
78000 Versailles
France

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


ibis Versailles Château

Address
5,1 mi
4 Avenue du Général de Gaulle
78000 VERSAILLES
France

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Hôtel d'Orsay

Address
3,6 mi
2 rue Francois Leroux
91400 Orsay
France

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 13:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


L'hotel du Jeu de Paume

Address
5,1 mi
Rue de Fontenay 5 b
78000 Versailles
France

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Best Western The Wish Versailles

Address
4,1 mi
Route de Graviers
78280 Guyancourt
France

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 18:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Campanile Voisins Le Bretonneux

Address
3,6 mi
Rue des Tilleuls 7
78960 Voisins le Bretonneux
France

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 6:30 - 23:00
Weekend: 7:00 - 23:00


de la Chapelle Logis

Address
3,2 mi
2, route de Chevreuse
78470 Milon la Chapelle
France

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 8:00 - 20:00 (lunchbreak: 12:00 - 14:00)
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

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Toussus Village Partage 2014

Published: March 16, 2014
Length: 00:48 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: grainesdetoussus

Bilan du mandat de l'Equipe de Gilles Pancher 2008-2014 dans commune de Toussus-le-Noble - Une équipe qui s'engage et qui tient ses promesses.


Landing Guimbal CABRI G2 helicopter (im inside) 26 sep 2008

Published: September 27, 2008
Length: 23:40 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: rhgrsh

Guimbal CABRI G2 helicopter.


Hélicoptère Toussus Paris Héli-Horizon

Published: November 24, 2012
Length: 53:37 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Edouard Maitre

Arrivé sur l'héliport de Paris avec l'EC120B Colibri de Héli-Horizon. www.heli-horizon.com.


Vol Toussus Dreux Toussus en DR400

Published: May 17, 2014
Length: 50:49 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Antoine Moreau

Vol effectué le 15 mai 2014, à bord du DR400-140B Dauphin 4 F-GUXD d'Air Europ Club à Toussus-le-Noble (LFPN). Vol d'instruction au départ de Toussus, navigation vers Dreux avec exercices...


JWell Gif-sur-Yvette / JWell Athis Mons

Published: December 22, 2014
Length: 06:28 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Myriam Ramos

Dubsmash produits JWell.


Funny Roller at Villier Le Bâcle

Published: November 19, 2007
Length: 08:05 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: PtitPirate

This is the beginning of a new freestyle sport : The Funny Roller sport!


Moisson de féverole à la ferme experimentale d'Arvalis à Villiers le Bâcle

Published: September 09, 2014
Length: 22:54 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Brigitte Frérot

Le moisson de féverole le 8 septembre à Villiers le Bâcle.


VTT sur le plateau de Saclay

Published: September 10, 2013
Length: 37:21 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Roger Desfauvettes

Bures - Les Loges - Bures.


Terre et Cité - Première partie (1) - Forum du 21 Septembre 2011

Published: October 07, 2011
Length: 09:21 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: TerreetCite

Nicolas Laruelle - IAU - Les espaces ouverts : composantes structurelles du territoire au niveau Régional Jean-Baptiste Schweiger - SAFER - Présentation de l'étude d'analyse fonctionnelle...


Tour de France 2012, Côte de Châteaufort

Published: July 23, 2012
Length: 27:30 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Alexandre Petrescu

Arrivée en montée, en haut de la côte de Châteaufort. 22 juillet 2012, dernière étape.


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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

The Institut des hautes études scientifiques (I.H. É.S. ) is a French institute supporting advanced research in mathematics and theoretical physics. It is located in Bures-sur-Yvette just south of Paris. The IHÉS, founded in 1958 by businessman and mathematical physicist Léon Motchane with the help of Robert Oppenheimer and Jean Dieudonné, aims to bring together top researchers in the field.

Located at 48.695, 2.16908 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Mathematical institutes, Research institutes in France, Buildings and structures in Essonne, Education in Île-de-France

Tennis Court Oath

The Tennis Court Oath (French: Serment du jeu de paume) was a pivotal event during the first days of the French Revolution. The Oath was a pledge signed by 576 of the 577 members from the Third Estate who were locked out of a meeting of the Estates-General on 20 June 1789. The only person who did not sign was Joseph Martin-Dauch, a politician who would not execute decisions not sanctioned by the king.

Located at 48.801, 2.12389 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
1789 events of the French Revolution, 18th century in Paris, Oaths

Commissariat à l'énergie atomique et aux énergies alternatives

The Commissariat à l'énergie atomique et aux énergies alternatives (English: Atomic Energy and Alternative Energies Commission) or CEA, is a French “public establishment related to industrial and commercial activities” whose mission is to develop all applications of nuclear power, both civilian and military. CEA is headed by a board headed by the general administrator, advised by the high-commissioner for atomic energy.

Located at 48.7251, 2.15035 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Nuclear technology in France, Agencies of the government of France, Nuclear energy in France, Nuclear research centers, Government-owned companies of France, Governmental nuclear organizations

HEC Paris

HEC Paris or Hautes études commerciales de Paris is one of the foremost business schools in France and in Europe. It was created in 1881 by the Paris Chamber of Commerce and Industry on the model of French grandes écoles and has progressively become one of the most selective graduate schools in Europe. It has been consistently ranked as the best business school in Europe by the Financial Times since the ranking's inception.

Located at 48.7581, 2.17028 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Business schools in France, Educational institutions established in 1881, ParisTech

Cimetière des Gonards

The Cimetière des Gonards began operations in 1879 on a 130,000 m² property in the wealthy Parisian suburb of Versailles, France. It is the area’s largest cemetery with more than 12,000 tombs.

Located at 48.7914, 2.13806 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Yvelines, 1879 establishments in France, Cemeteries in Île-de-France, Visitor attractions in Yvelines

Satory

For the Japanese Buddhist term for enlightenment, see Satori. Satory is an area south of Versailles in France. It is mostly known for its military camp, housing: Weapon-testing facilities of GIAT Industries Barracks and facilities for gendarmerie including the GIGN headquarters and the gendarmerie armored squadron Barracks for Marine troops. The areas hosted some of the shooting events for the 1900 Summer Olympics.

Located at 48.7864, 2.11194 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
1900 Summer Olympic venues, Olympic shooting venues, Versailles

SOLEIL

SOLEIL is a synchrotron facility near Paris, France. It performed its first acceleration of electrons on May 14, 2006. The name SOLEIL is a backronym for Source optimisée de lumière d’énergie intermédiaire du LURE (LURE optimised intermediary energy light source), LURE meaning Laboratoire pour l'utilisation du rayonnement électromagnétique.

Located at 48.71, 2.145 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Synchrotron radiation facilities, Research institutes in France

Laboratoire d'informatique pour la mécanique et les sciences de l'ingénieur

Founded in 1972, Laboratoire d'informatique pour la mécanique et les sciences de l'ingénieur (LIMSI - Computer Science Laboratory for Mechanics and Engineering Sciences) is a CNRS laboratory associated with the Paris-VI and Paris-Sud-XI Universities. LIMSI is located in Orsay (south of Paris) on the campus of the University of Paris-Sud. It is a body of approximately 180 people: tenured researchers and professors, engineers, technicians, administrative staff, and PhD students.

Located at 48.7075, 2.17611 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Research institutes in France, Engineering research institutes, French National Centre for Scientific Research

Gare d'Orsay-Ville

Orsay-Ville is a RER B station in the town of Orsay, near Paris, in France. This is one of the stations for University of Paris-Sud.

Located at 48.6975, 2.18194 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Paris RER stations, Railway stations in Essonne

Gare de Bures-sur-Yvette

Bures-sur-Yvette is one of the two RER B station of Bures-sur-Yvette, near Paris, in France. This station is used to access University of Paris-Sud, and I H E S.

Located at 48.6958, 2.16333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Paris RER stations, Railway stations in Essonne

Gare de Saint-Rémy-lès-Chevreuse

Saint-Rémy-lès-Chevreuse is a railway station in Saint-Rémy-lès-Chevreuse, Paris, Île-de-France, France.

Located at 48.7031, 2.07 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Paris RER stations, Buildings and structures in Yvelines

Versailles Cathedral

Versailles Cathedral (Cathédrale Saint-Louis de Versailles) is a Roman Catholic cathedral, and national monument of France, in Versailles. It is the seat of the Bishop of Versailles, created as a constitutional bishopric in 1790 and confirmed by the Concordat of 1801. It was built as the parish church of Saint Louis before becoming the cathedral of the new diocese.

Located at 48.7983, 2.12417 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cathedrals in France, Buildings and structures in Versailles, 19th-century Roman Catholic church buildings, Churches in Yvelines

Roman Catholic Diocese of Versailles

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Versailles, is a diocese of the Latin Rite of the Roman Catholic Church, in France. The diocese, headed by the bishop of Versailles, was established in 1801. Until then, its territory had mostly been part of the archdiocese of Paris and the diocese of Chartres. It was centred on Versailles.

Located at 48.7985, 2.12487 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Bishops of Versailles, Roman Catholic dioceses in France, Religious organizations established in 1801, Roman Catholic dioceses and prelatures established in the 19th century

Supélec

École supérieure d'électricité, commonly known as Supélec, is a French graduate school of engineering awarding the equivalent of a master's degree and Ph. D opportunities. It is one of the most prestigious and selective Grandes Ecoles in France, and a reference in the field of electric energy and information sciences. With 460 graduates a year, Supélec ranks among the best departments of electrical and computer engineering of the top American or European universities.

Located at 48.7087, 2.164 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Grandes écoles, Engineering universities and colleges in France, Educational institutions established in 1894, Education in Lorraine

Vaularon

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.

Located at 48.6969, 2.15861 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rivers of France, Geography of Essonne, Rivers of Île-de-France

Versailles-Château (Paris RER)

Versailles-Château - Rive Gauche is a station in line C of the Paris Region's express suburban rail system, the RER. It is situated in Versailles, in the département of Yvelines. This station is the terminus of RER C5, and the closest train station to the Château de Versailles.

Located at 48.8, 2.12917 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Paris RER stations, Transport in Versailles

Gare de Versailles-Chantiers

Versailles - Chantiers is the principal railway station serving the city of Versailles. It provides national service on the Paris–Brest railway line, as well as regional, and commuter rail service.

Located at 48.7958, 2.13611 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Paris RER stations, Transport in Versailles, TER Haute-Normandie, TER Pays de la Loire

Potager du roi

The potager du Roi, near the Palace of Versailles, produced fresh vegetables and fruits for the table of the court of Louis XIV. It was created between 1678 and 1783 by Jean-Baptiste de La Quintinie, the director of the royal fruit and vegetable gardens. Today it is run by the École Nationale Supérieure du Paysage, the high state school in France for the training of landscape architects. It is listed by the French Ministry of Culture as one of the Notable Gardens of France.

Located at 48.7986, 2.12111 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Gardens in Yvelines, Versailles

ESME-Sudria

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.

Located at 48.7083, 2.16389 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Grandes écoles, Educational institutions established in 1905, Education in Lille, Education in Lyon, Education in Paris, Education in Île-de-France

Toussus-le-Noble Airport

Toussus-le-Noble Airport is a regional airport in France. It supports general aviation with no commercial airline service scheduled. Many French governmental aircraft are hangared and maintained at the airport and it used primarily for government travel and charters, as well as private aircraft.

Located at 48.7514, 2.10611 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in France, Airports established in 1907, World War II airfields in France, Airfields of the United States Army Air Forces in France

Section Internationale Anglophone de Buc

The Section Internationale Anglophone de Buc (SIAB) is a bilingual school in the department of Yvelines, France. It offers English and French education for students from about the age of 9 to 18.

Located at 48.7717, 2.1208 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Education in France

University of Paris-Sud

University of Paris-Sud (University of Paris XI) is a French university distributed among several campuses in the southern suburb of Paris. The main campus is located in Orsay . This university is a member of the UniverSud Paris. Paris-Sud is one of the largest and most renowned French universities, particularly in science and mathematics. Paris-Sud is ranked 1st in France, 6th in Europe and 37th worldwide in the Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU).

Located at 48.6999, 2.17331 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
University of Paris, Universities in France, Buildings and structures in Essonne, Educational institutions established in 1971, Education in Île-de-France

Saclay Nuclear Research Centre

The Saclay Nuclear Research Centre in the Essonne department of northern France is one of 9 laboratories belonging to the CEA. It is the administrative headquarters of the CEA and also hosts a laboratory. The complex employs 5000 scientists and is located south of Paris on the Saclay plateau. The research carried out ranges from fundamental research to applied research and, thanks to the Orpheus research reactor, lasers and magnetic ressonance research into the State of Matter.

Located at 48.7247, 2.14876 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Nuclear research centers, Nuclear research centers in France

Le Golf National

The Albatros course at Le Golf National is an 18 hole golf course designed by the architect Hubert Chesneau in collaboration with Pierre Thevenin. It is located in Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines, Paris, France. It took three years to build from July 1987 to October 1990. It was opened on 5 October 1990 by Roger Bambuck, Minister of Youth and Sports.

Located at 48.7522, 2.0851 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Golf clubs and courses in France, Ryder Cup venues

Communauté d'agglomération du Plateau de Saclay

The Communauté d'agglomération du Plateau de Saclay (or CAPS) is an administrative entity in the Essonne département, near Paris. Administrative center: Orsay.

Located at 48.7081, 2.17583 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Agglomeration communities in France

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18 Aug
2019

VersaillesGrandParc
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29 Aug
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Mission Spéciale : Zero Waste
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12 Sep
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TMS - Etirer Et Renforcer Son Dos - Atelier D154
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Mission Spéciale : Zero Waste
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17 Oct
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Open De France
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16 Nov
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CHILLA
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31 Dec
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Check Out Test 2
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24 Jan
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GOLDMEN - 100% GOLDMAN
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04 Feb
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THE GLENN MILLER MEMORIAL ORCHESTRA - LE MEILLEUR DES ANNEES SWING
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ZAZIE - ESSENCIELTOUR
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Villiers, Villiers-le-Bâcle, Вилье-ле-Бакль, Вільє-ле-Бакль, 维利耶尔勒巴克尔