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7 Things to Do in Les Andelys

Up-to-Date 2024  –  By Culture Francia Team

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What to See & Do

Les Andelys Overall Appeal ★★☆☆☆

Les Andelys is a town that is divided into 2 small sub-towns:
– 📍 Le Petit Andely
– 📍 Le Grand Andely
The two are about 1.5km – 1mi apart.

  Name Appeal Type Visit Cost
01 Château Gaillard ★★★☆☆ Castle Ruin Self Paid
02 Viewpoint ★★★☆☆ Panorama Self Free
03 Notre-Dame Church ★★★☆☆ Church Self Free
04 Riverfront ★★☆☆☆ Walking Around Self Free
05 Town Centers ★☆☆☆☆ Walking Around Self Free
06 Saint-Sauveur Church ★☆☆☆☆ Church Self Free
07 Nicolas Poussin Museum ★☆☆☆☆ Museum - History Self Paid

01. Château Gaillard

A panoramic view of the ruins of Chateau Gaillard, an ancient fortress situated on a hilltop surrounded by lush green landscapes under a partly cloudy sky.

Appeal ★★★☆☆
Type Castle Ruin

Visit Self
Cost Paid

Château Gaillard is a medieval fortress built by Richard the Lionheart. The ruins are still in good shape, showing off the historical architecture and why it was so important back in the day.

Located in Le Petit Andely.

02. Viewpoint

A breathtaking view from a high vantage point overlooking the ruins of Chateau Gaillard, with expansive fields and the Seine River in the distance under a bright sky.

Appeal ★★★☆☆
Type Panorama

Visit Self
Cost Free

This scenic viewpoint provides vistas of the Château Gaillard and the Seine River below.

Located in Le Petit Andely.

03. Notre-Dame Church

A detailed exterior view of the Notre Dame Church, showcasing its Gothic architectural elements, including ornate stone carvings and stained glass windows.

Appeal ★★★☆☆
Type Gothic Church

Visit Self
Cost Free

Notre-Dame des Andelys is a Gothic church in dating back to the 13th century with large stained glass windows.

Located in Le Grand Andely.

04. Riverfront

A serene scene of the Seine River as it winds through the lush greenery and hills of Les Andelys, with boats docked along the riverbank and quaint houses in the background.

Appeal ★★☆☆☆
Type Walking Around

Visit Self 
Cost Free

A calm riverside area offering a walking paths.

Located in Le Petit Andely.

05. Town Centers

A vibrant view of the town center in Les Andelys, featuring historic buildings, a church, a small outdoor seating area, and shops along a quiet street.

Appeal ★☆☆☆☆
Type Walking Around

Visit Self
Cost Free

The main streets in Le Grand Andelys are D136 and Marcel Lefèvre.

The main one in Le Petit Andely is Rue Grande.

In both places, there are filled with shops and restaurants.

06. St. Sauveur Church

The Saint Sauveur Church with its distinct medieval architecture, featuring a tall spire and stone walls, set against a blue sky with scattered clouds.

Appeal ★☆☆☆☆
Type Gothic Church

Visit Self
Cost Free

Small gothic church dating back to the 13th century in a greek cross shape.

Located in Le Petit Andely.

07. Nicolas Poussin Museum

An interior shot of the Nicolas Poussin Museum, featuring paintings and display cases with artifacts, including a prominent portrait of a historical figure on the wall.

Appeal ★☆☆☆☆
Type History Museum

Visit Self
Cost Paid

This museum is dedicated to the 17th-century painter Nicolas Poussin, who was born in Les Andelys. It houses his paintings and local history artifacts.

Located in Le Grand Andely.

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