The Seine-et-Marne is full of small medieval towns whose conservation is sometimes quite unheard of. Melun, a city that has remained quite medieval, which has retained a certain rusticity that adds an undeniable cachet to it with Île Saint-Étienne surrounded by the waves of the Seine, is quite nicely flowered and covered with a very pleasant vegetation for a city centre. In Meaux, the episcopal palace and its Saint-Étienne cathedral are the symbols of this. The Old Chapter is also a building to see and visit, as it is so old (13th century), typical of the region and in a breathtaking state of conservation. Fontainebleau must be part of your stops during your stay in this destination. If only for his castle. A favourite residence of Francis I, it is a medieval, Renaissance and classical wonder, thanks to its expansion and restoration.

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When to leave? You can visit the Seine-et-Marne all year round, with its castles such as Fontainebleau and Vaux-le-Vicomte, the charming valley of the Grand Morin, once prized by impressionist painters, the medieval cities of Provins, Moret-sur-Loing and Meaux... In spring, do not hesitate to visit the Episcopal Palace of Meaux and its Saint-Étienne Cathedral, when the Hunchback gardens bloom and colour the surroundings of the palace, but also the prestigious Fontainebleau forest, ideal for outdoor activities, and the splendid parks and flower gardens. In Seine-et-Marne enjoy a complete stay all year round without being bored, everyone will be able to find their happiness, in culture, sport, gastronomy.... Not to mention the famous Disneyland Paris amusement park, which enchants young and old alike, every season!

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