Town of Île-de-France, the city of Évry is located about 33 kilometers from Paris in the Essonne department. Populated by more than 53,000 inhabitants.
Located on the left bank of the Seine, Évry is one of the greenest cities in Île de France with many other parks and green space. Boasting excellent transport links, Évry is an ideal point to discover the beauties of the Île-de-France, especially in the capital, Paris.
Walking through Évry, one can admire the remains of the castle of Petit-Bourg, of which only the former common built between the seventeenth and eighteenth century. Not far away, the Church of St. Peter and St. Paul, also of the eighteenth century, has a beautiful chapel dedicated to the Virgin Mary and a cross vault dating back to the thirteenth century and beautiful fonts baptismal red marble. Latest, the reception house Sainte Genevieve sisters of Our Lady of Sion, a laundry, the station of Evry-Val-de-Seine, or the Beauvoir castle neoclassical date on they nineteenth century.
The modernity of the city also has a certain charm, with beautiful architecture and highlighting the talents of the twentieth century, the brick is the main element. Note especially the Cathedral of the Resurrection, built by Mario Botta. Every brick, it has a beautiful chapel of the Blessed Sacrament, as well as Christ returned in 1880 by missionaries of Tanzania. The twelve windows of the building does not lack charm.
Évry offers visitors a large number of green spaces of all kinds. It is in the territory of the town about a hundred hectares of parks like Henri Fabre Park, Lodges Park, Coquibus center, the turrets of the Park, the Battle Park, the Pompidou park, the park on the banks of Seine, Wild wood or the square of the Resistance. With all this greenery, Évry got a reward of three flowers in the competition of cities and flowered villages of France.
Évry is crossed by the river Seine by the GR2 hiking trail. This ranges from Dijon Le Havre, allowing to appreciate the charms of the Seine valley.
Dynamic and full of entertainment, the city of Évry experiencing a cultural and sports offer more interesting with festivals, sporting events and various events of all kinds.