Things to do in Saint-Michel-sur-Orge

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Start with the Top Sights in Saint-Michel-sur-Orge

If you're in Saint-Michel-sur-Orge to see the sights, you can't miss any of these.


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Champ de Mars

⭐️ 4.6 (180286)

Palace of Versailles

⭐️ 4.6 (126348)

Jardin des Plantes

⭐️ 4.6 (42352)

Rodin Museum

⭐️ 4.6 (14689)

Departmental Estate of Sceaux

⭐️ 4.7 (14334)

Parc de la Vallée aux Loups

⭐️ 4.7 (4529)


⭐️ 4.2 (4258)

Arboretum of the Valley of Wolves

⭐️ 4.8 (2502)

Park Villeroy

⭐️ 4.5 (1453)

Animal Park Janvry

⭐️ 4.4 (1309)

The top affordable restaurants in Saint-Michel-sur-Orge

Discover a variety of budget-friendly dining options in Saint-Michel-sur-Orge city, offering delicious cuisine without breaking the bank.


⭐️ 4.3 (1904)

Price Range: $


⭐️ 4.3 (1904)

Price Range: $

El Koutoubia

⭐️ 4.3 (1245)

Price Range: $$

El Koutoubia

⭐️ 4.3 (1245)

Price Range: $$

Le Relais Russe

⭐️ 4.4 (759)

Price Range: $$

Le Relais Russe

⭐️ 4.4 (759)

Price Range: $$

L'Isle Saint-Michel

⭐️ 4.3 (641)

Price Range: $$

L'Isle Saint-Michel

⭐️ 4.3 (640)

Price Range: $$

L'Escale SGDB - Restaurant de Fruits de Mer

⭐️ 4.5 (568)

Price Range: $$

L'Escale SGDB - Restaurant de Fruits de Mer

⭐️ 4.5 (568)

Price Range: $$

L'Assiette Comtoise

⭐️ 4.7 (531)

Price Range: $$

Checkout these incredible local experiences in Saint-Michel-sur-Orge

These are curated, high quality experiences in Saint-Michel-sur-Orge hosted by locals!

Versailles palace and the gardens / tickets included

Scavenger hunt- town of Versailles

Exploring the palace of Versailles

Paris and its Castles by Private Plane

Feed The Mood Versailles - History and Food

Guided Visit at Versailles Castle

Versailles Palace Unveiled Tour

Discover Versailles guided tour with an lecturer at the National Museum

Versailles Palace & Marie-Antoinette's Estate - Private Tour

Versailles Palace - Gardens & Fountain tour with photo shoot

End your night in some of the best bars in Saint-Michel-sur-Orge

Discover the most vibrant nightlife scenes in Saint-Michel-sur-Orge, curated exclusively for you.

Pub Saint-Michel

⭐️ 4 (1151)

Price Range: $$

Taverne Gambrinus

⭐️ 4.2 (1053)

Le Requin Chagrin

⭐️ 4.3 (777)

Price Range: $$

Le Village

⭐️ 4 (389)

Price Range: $$

Le Pélican

⭐️ 4.6 (280)

Price Range: $

Tabac bar

⭐️ 4 (70)

Pick from the best places to stay in Saint-Michel-sur-Orge

If you're looking for some of the best hotels in Saint-Michel-sur-Orge you've come to the right place.

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Check out these bookable attractions in Saint-Michel-sur-Orge

These are some of the best tours, museums, and activities in Saint-Michel-sur-Orge.

City Sightseeing Cruise

Admission to Disneyland® Paris

Seine River Cruise and French Crêpe Tasting

Round-trip Little Train Tour of Montmartre

Eiffel Tower Climbing Tour with Summit Access

Eiffel Tower Morning Tour by Elevator

Paris Three-Course Dinner Cruise

Admission to the Arc de Triomphe's Rooftop

Hop-on-hop-off Bus Tour

Eiffel Tower Second Floor Access

Looking for unforgettable fine-dining experiences in Saint-Michel-sur-Orge?

Hungry? We've got the best rated, the best of the best.

Bistrot du Boucher de Savigny-sur-Orge

⭐️ 4.1 (685)

Price Range: $$$

La Charrette

⭐️ 4.5 (249)

Price Range: $$$

Want to meet new people in Saint-Michel-sur-Orge? Checkout these Meetup events:

These are local events in Saint-Michel-sur-Orge hosted by locals! (This list is updated on a weekly basis.)


Date: Sep 27

People going: 4

Hello ! Sortie Street photography Mercredi à partir de 17h dans le quartier Mouffetard, nous déambulerons dans l’un d...

Hybrid Meeting Toastmasters Paris Bil...

Date: Oct 23

People going: 10

Gain confidence in public speaking ! Come and join us at Toastmasters Paris Bilingue. On the agenda, spontaneous spea...

Aquatic fitness - Sauna, hammam and j...

Date: Oct 08

People going: 17

Aquatic fitness - Sauna, hammam and jacuzzi and luxury swimming pool Sauna, hammam and jacuzzi for a fitness activity...

Versailles/SQY Weekly language exchan...

Date: Sep 29

People going: 3

Hi everybody ! Let's gather together in Versailles to chat in every language you like! All languages and skills are ...

Atelier "Comment faire du changement ...

Date: Sep 28

People going: 3

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Atelier "Découvrir ses forces et ses ...

Date: Oct 12

People going: 1

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Permanence coaching x5 - Découvre le ...

Date: Oct 06

People going: 1

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Atelier "Atteindre ses objectifs"

Date: Oct 19

People going: 1

Holiflow est un projet qui a pour mission de normaliser le développement personnel et le mieux-être à travers des coa...

Frequently asked questions:

  1. Visit the Abbey of Saint-Michel-sur-Orge: Founded in the 11th century, the abbey is a highlight of the town with tours available for those wanting to delve into its history.
  2. Enjoy the local markets: Sample some of the delicious cheese and meat produced by farmers in the region at the markets in Saint-Michel-sur-Orge.
  3. Explore the Château de Saulx-les-Chartreux: The manor house has been refurbished and is now open to the public as an art centre with a range of exhibitions and events held throughout the year.

Saint-Michel-sur-Orge enjoys pleasant summer temperatures and mild winters, making it an ideal destination at any time of the year. However, the city comes alive between June and September, with plenty of festivals and outdoor activities for visitors to enjoy. To make the most of Saint-Michel-sur-Orge, spring and autumn are the best times to visit.

Spending three days in Saint-Michel-Sur-Orge is an ideal way to take in its diverse attractions. From the town’s impressive 16th century bridge crossing the Grand Canal to its exquisite churches and recreational activities, there is something to suit all tastes. Visitors of Saint-Michel-Sur-Orge should also explore the nearby countryside, historical monuments, and enjoy a visit to the local markets.

When visiting Saint-Michel-Sur-Orge, the most efficient way to get around is by public transport. The city has both a bus and train service operating, with regular services available to take travelers to the main destinations and attractions. There is also the option to rent a car for a more flexible approach. Furthermore, a popular option among first-time visitors would be to rent a bicycle to explore the city and its surroundings.

Saint-Michel-sur-Orge is great for family fun! There are plenty of kid-friendly activities such as taking a guided tour of the local château, visiting one of the area's many picturesque parks, or learning more about the city's history at the Musée de Saint-Michel-sur-Orge. For a unique experience, families can also check out the nearby Étangs de Corot for a lovely walk and some bird watching.

We've actually curated a complete list of the best bars in Saint-Michel-sur-Orge. To start off we'd have to mention Taverne Gambrinus, Tabac bar, Le Pélican. Check out our page on the best bars in Saint-Michel-sur-Orge.

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