Choisel
in Yvelines of Île-de-France Region, France

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
48.688 and 2.018 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 48° 41' 15" and E 2° 1' 5"
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: 08:32 AM (Sunday)
Timezone: Europe/Paris
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:28 am and 8:05 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-44.033 and -176.367 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Ouwenga
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Delve into Choisel

Choisel in Yvelines (Île-de-France Region) with it's 570 habitants is located in France about 19 mi (or 30 km) south-west of Paris, the country's capital town.

Current time in Choisel is now 08:32 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Europe / Paris with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 9 airports close to Choisel, of which 3 are larger airports. The closest airport in France is Toussus-le-Noble Airport in a distance of 6 mi (or 10 km), North-East. 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 9 mi (or 15 km), North-East. 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: Versailles, Rambouillet, Saint-Germain-en-Laye, Palaiseau 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: 26°C / 79 °F

Morning Temperature 16°C / 61 °F
Evening Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Night Temperature 17°C / 63 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 33%
Air Pressure 1024 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Monday, 16th of September 2019

25°C (76 °F)
16°C (61 °F)
Scattered clouds, light breeze.

Tuesday, 17th of September 2019

20°C (68 °F)
11°C (52 °F)
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.

Wednesday, 18th of September 2019

17°C (63 °F)
12°C (53 °F)
Few clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

L'Auberge du Manet

Address
5,3 mi
61, Avenue Du Manet
78180 Montigny-le-Bretonneux
France

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Novotel Saint-Quentin Golf National

Address
5,3 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


Hôtel Mercure Maurepas Saint-Quentin

Address
5,9 mi
1 Rocade De Camargue
78310 Maurepas
France

Time Information

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


Residence Hotel Ducs de Chevreuse en vallée de chevreuse

Address
1,1 mi
Route de Choisel 7
78460 Chevreuse
France

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 7:00 - 18:30 (lunchbreak: 11:30 - 14:30)
Weekend: 9:00 - 12:30 (lunchbreak: 18:30 - 9:00)


Centre Port- Royal

Address
2,8 mi
Chemin du Charme et du Carrosse
78470 Saint-Lambert
France

Time Information

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


Le Manoir de Sauvegrain Logis

Address
3,1 mi
Rue de Port Royal 5
78470 St Lambert des Bois
France

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 7:00 - 23:00
Weekend: 8:30 - 20:00


de la Chapelle Logis

Address
3,0 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


Zenitude Hôtel - Résidence Magny les Hameaux - Versailles

Address
3,9 mi
Route Departementale 95 1
78114 Magny les Hameaux
France

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 7:00 - 22:30
Weekend: closed


Campanile Voisins Le Bretonneux

Address
5,2 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


ibis Styles Guyancourt Versailles

Address
6,1 mi
Place Georges Besse
78280 Guyancourt
France

Time Information

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


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Commémoration de la Victoire 1945 mardi 08 mai 2012 à Chevreuse (Yvelines)

Published: May 10, 2012
Length: 15:36 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Michel Dailloux

http://breaux.skyrock.com Commémoration de la "Victoire 1945" mardi 08 mai 2012 à Chevreuse (Yvelines) suivi d'une cérémonie religieuse à l'église de Cernay-la-Ville (Yvelines) Bien...


L'Actu - Les Virades de l'Espoir

Published: October 03, 2012
Length: 19:03 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: TVFIL78 - La télé locale de Saint-Quentin-en-

Toujours beaucoup de monde à l'occasion des Virades de l'Espoir qui se sont déroulées à Chevreuse. Une manifestation qui permet de collecter des fonds pour la lutte contre la mucoviscidose.


Séquestration et Enlèvement d'un homme de 36 ans - Boullay-les-Troux, Essonne

Published: January 11, 2013
Length: 22:55 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: telessonne

Un homme, blessé à la tête de trois balles, a été découvert par une automobiliste jeudi soir (10/01/2013). Vivant, il a pu révéler son enlèvement et sa séquestration avant d'être...


Vallée de la Chevreuse - Ile de France

Published: July 15, 2012
Length: 23:33 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: David Chanrion

La valllée de la chevreuse est située à 45 km de paris. diaporama de photos prise lors d'un jour nuageux d'été 2012 en balade à travers châteaux, lacs, forêts et prairies. Slideshow...


Vallée de Chevreuse

Published: July 29, 2012
Length: 10:31 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Darryl Revok

Vallée de Chevreuse en FZ6N.


les 17 tournants vallée de Chevreuse : Honda CBR500R

Published: April 06, 2014
Length: 42:34 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Loulou Romain

Voici ma 1er monté des 17 tournants de la vallée de Chevreuse avec ma CBR500R.


Après le Taf, petite balade en Vallée de Chevreuse

Published: April 11, 2015
Length: 07:48 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: San MV


Balade moto en Vallée de Chevreuse (78).wmv

Published: February 20, 2012
Length: 51:51 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: jipe865

Balade en Triumph Thruxton dans la Vallée de Chevreuse (78) par une belle journée d'hiver.


Magazine Vive ma région Vallée de Chevreuse n°7 : témoignage de PAUSE BEAUTE

Published: March 27, 2015
Length: 05:23 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Vive ma Région

Témoignage de Sabine MIFSUD de l'Institut PAUSE BEAUTE à Chevreuse qui a présenté son activité dans le magazine Vive ma région Vallée de Chevreuse n°7 : "Des retours tous les jours...


Choisel 2013 - Randonnée VTT de 52 km en vallée de Chevreuse

Published: October 27, 2013
Length: 00:53 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Team LACHELESFREINS

Retrouvez Nico et JC de la Team Lachelesfreins, sur la randonnée de Choisel.


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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.

Port-Royal-des-Champs

Port-Royal-des-Champs was an abbey of Cistercian nuns in Magny-les-Hameaux, in the Vallée de Chevreuse southwest of Paris that launched a number of culturally important institutions.

Located at 48.7442, 2.01611 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
History of Catholicism in France, Jansenism, 1204 establishments, 1708 disestablishments, Christian monasteries established in the 13th century, Cistercian nunneries in France

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 7 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

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 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
1900 Summer Olympic venues, Olympic shooting venues, Versailles

Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines

Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines is a new town in the French département of Yvelines. It is one of the original five villes nouvelles of Paris and was named after the Saint Quentin Pond, which was chosen to become the town's centre. The town was built from a greenfield site starting in the 1960s. In 2007, Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines had a population of 146,598. It is part of the much larger Paris metropolitan area.

Located at 48.7881, 2.0446 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places established in the 1960s, Agglomeration communities in France, Geography of Yvelines

Château de Breteuil

The Château de Breteuil (previously called the Château de Bevilliers) was built in the early 17th century and decorated principally in the 18th century. It is located in the Île-de-France and the département of Yvelines, France, 35 km to the south-west of Paris in the heart of the renowned Valley of Chevreuse. The château is set in a listed park of some 90 hectares. The family of the Marquis de Breteuil who still lives there gave three ministers to the Kings of France.

Located at 48.6803, 2.02306 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Châteaux in Yvelines, Gardens in Yvelines, Historic house museums in Île-de-France, Museums in Yvelines

Clairefontaine

Le Centre Technique National Fernand Sastre (English: Fernand Sastre National Technical Centre), commonly referred to as INF Clairefontaine ("Institut national du football de Clairefontaine"), INF, or simply Clairefontaine, is the national association football centre that specializes in training French football players. The academy is one of twelve élite academies located in and around France that are supervised by the French Football Federation (FFF).

Located at 48.6145, 1.92432 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
1988 establishments in France, Association football academies, Football venues in France, Youth development organizations, CNFE Clairefontaine, Sports venues in Yvelines

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 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Synchrotron radiation facilities, Research institutes in France

Château de Dampierre

The Château de Dampierre is the castle in Dampierre-en-Yvelines, in the Vallée de Chevreuse, France. Built by Jules Hardouin-Mansart, 1675-1683 for the duc de Chevreuse, Colbert's son-in-law, it is a French Baroque château of manageable size. Protected behind fine wrought iron double gates, the main block and its outbuildings, linked by balustrades, are ranged symmetrically around a dry paved and gravelled cour d'honneur.

Located at 48.705, 1.98806 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Baroque buildings in France, Châteaux in Yvelines, Houses completed in 1683, Landscape design history of France, Historic house museums in Île-de-France, Gardens in Yvelines, Museums in Yvelines

Étang de Saint-Quentin

The Étang de Saint-Quentin, or pond of Trappes, with a surface of approximately 2.5 km², is the largest body of fresh water in Yvelines. It on in the perimeter of the new town of Saint-Quentin-in-Yvelines, in the commune of Trappes and Montigny-le-Bretonneux. The lake an important base of outdoor recreation. To the west of the lake a national natural reserve of 0.87 km² was established in 1986.

Located at 48.7878, 2.0097 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Reservoirs in France, Lakes of Île-de-France, Geography of Yvelines

Château de la Madeleine

The Château de la Madeleine is a castle located in the town of Chevreuse, in the French département of Yvelines. In a good state of preservation, it was built on the top of a hill and dominates the town. The name comes from the chapel of the castle, dedicated to Sainte Marie-Madeleine.

Located at 48.71, 2.04194 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Castles in Île-de-France, Official historical monuments of France, Historic house museums in Île-de-France, Museums in Yvelines

Donjon de Maurepas

The Donjon de Maurepas is a ruined medieval castle in the town of Maurepas, in the French département of Yvelines.

Located at 48.7726, 1.92064 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Castles in Île-de-France, Yvelines, Official historical monuments of France, Ruins in Île-de-France

France Miniature

France Miniature is a miniature park tourist attraction in Élancourt, France featuring scale models of major French landmarks and monuments in an outdoor park.

Located at 48.7764, 1.96222 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Miniature parks, Buildings and structures in Yvelines, Compagnie des Alpes, Amusement parks in France, Visitor attractions in Île-de-France, Visitor attractions in Yvelines

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

Vallée de Chevreuse

Vallée de Chevreuse (Chevreuse Valley) is the name given to the valley of the Yvette River, flowing though the Yvelines and Essonne departments. It encompasses the communes around Chevreuse located within the Parc naturel régional de la haute vallée de Chevreuse and communes further downstream until Palaiseau : Gif-sur-Yvette, Bures-sur-Yvette, Orsay, Villebon-sur-Yvette, etc.

Located at 48.7, 2.03333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Geography of Essonne, Geography of Yvelines, Valleys of France

Vaux-de-Cernay Abbey

Vaux-de-Cernay Abbey (French: Abbaye des Vaux-de-Cernay) was a Cistercian monastery in northern France, situated in Cernay-la-Ville, in the Diocese of Versailles, Yvelines.

Located at 48.6839, 1.93611 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
1118 establishments, Cistercian monasteries in France, Religious organizations established in the 1110s, Christian monasteries established in the 12th century, Rothschild family

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 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rivers of France, Geography of Essonne, Rivers of Île-de-France

Gare de Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines

Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines is a station situated on the Paris–Brest railway. It is served by Paris' express suburban rail system, the RER and by suburban Transilien services. The station opened in 1975. \t\t \t\t\tSQY Gare5. jpg \t\t\t \t\t\t \t\t \t\t \t\t\tSQY Gare1. jpg \t\t\t \t\t\t \t\t \t\t \t\t\tRER C - Gare SQY 9. JPG \t\t\t \t\t\t \t\t \t\t \t\t\tGare routière souterraine SQY.

Located at 48.7872, 2.04444 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Paris RER stations

Mérantaise

The Mérantaise 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 Voisins-le-Bretonneux, near Versailles, in the Yvelines department.

Located at 48.7606, 2.01222 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rivers of France, Geography of Essonne, Rivers of 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 6 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

Lycée militaire de Saint-Cyr

Situated at Saint-Cyr-l'École, the lycée militaire de Saint-Cyr (or Coldo) is one of six lycées de la Défense (formerly 'lycées militaires') of the French Ministry of Defence. It is sited in a particularly historic building - it succeeds the Maison royale de Saint-Louis, the Prytanée militaire and the École spéciale militaire. The lycée's motto is "La véritable école du commandement est donc la culture générale".

Located at 48.8008, 2.06333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Secondary schools in France, Military training establishments of France, Boarding schools 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 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Education in France

Prost Grand Prix

Prost Grand Prix was a Formula One racing team managed by former world champion Alain Prost. The team participated in five seasons from 1997 to 2001.

Located at 48.7836, 2.06722 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Formula One constructors, Formula One entrants, French auto racing teams, French racecar constructors, Companies established in 1997, Companies disestablished in 2002

Gare de La Verrière

La Verrière is a railway station serving La Verrière, a western suburb of Paris, France. It is situated on the Paris–Brest railway. It is served by Transilien trains from Paris-Montparnasse to Rambouillet, and it is the terminus of a line from La Défense.

Located at 48.7556, 1.94361 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Railway stations 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 6 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 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Golf clubs and courses in France, Ryder Cup venues

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28 Sep
2019

LOU CASA
Starting at: 10:30 pm (22:30).
More Information: eventful.com.

01 Oct
2019

Réunion D'information
Starting at: 12:00 pm (12:00).
More Information: eventful.com.

17 Oct
2019

Open De France
Starting at: 08:00 am (08:00).
More Information: eventful.com.


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Choisel, Шуазель, Шоазел