Enghien-les-Bains: What to see, What to do and what to visit

Discover Enghien-les-Bains,

Come and enjoy an incomparable leisure and relaxation experience, whether for a day or a weekend, in an exceptional environment with a unique atmosphere. You can stroll along the lakefront, explore peaceful gardens and enjoy the town’s historic architecture.
This exclusive spa in the Ile-de-France also offers a number of facilities dedicated to health and well-being, providing an opportunity to refresh and unwind.

A unique way of life

An outstanding natural environment

Located at the gates of Paris, Enghien-les-Bains has an exceptional natural environment. The jewel of the city is a 43-hectare lake that offers multiple possibilities: a peaceful walk for strollers, a haven of peace for fishermen, a place for water sports competitions or a grandiose setting for concerts and fireworks…
The shores of the lake are lined with hundred-year-old plane trees, parks and gardens offering
magnificent and soothing views. With a dozen species of permanent or migratory birds, the lake is a natural space rich in biodiversity.
We can observe, among others, mallards, swans and birds. The various species of fish present in the lake, such as roach, tench, carp, pike and pike-perch, attract many fishermen every year.

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Culture & Loisirs

As a classified tourist resort, city of well-being, UNESCO creative city, Enghien-les-Bains is also a festive destination!
Festivals, shows, concerts, exhibitions, horse races, conferences, markets and sporting events are all reasons to spice up your trip. Once night falls, the city lights up and life continues with guaranteed thrills with the 500 slot machines and 40 gaming tables provided by Casino Barrière (the first casino in France). If you are looking for a spectacle or a cinema screening, the Casino Theater and the Arts Center offer a rich and varied cultural season, as well as quality entertainment.

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What can we do in Enghien-les-Bains ?

The Barrière Casino

Barrière, France's leading casino, continues to reinvent itself with an ever-evolving leisure offering that now extends internationally. Its activities include gaming, entertainment and dining. Whether you're looking for a night out with friends or an exceptional gaming experience, Barrière has everything you need to meet your expectations. Come and enjoy an unforgettable experience!Read More

Lake Enghien

Come and discover the Enghien lake pier, one of the most emblematic places in Enghien-les-Bains! Also known as the Patenôtre-Desnoyers esplanade, this pier offers a breathtaking view of the lake and the Montmorency Forest in the background. With its Belle Époque lampposts and picturesque balustrade, the pier is a true architectural gem that is sureRead More

Pedal boat & electric boat

Discover the lake of Enghien on board a pedal boat or an electric boat, here is an experience which combines relaxation, physical exercise and pleasure! The pedal boats, light and easy to handle, allow you to sail on the water while gently exercising your muscles. As for the electric boats, they offer optimal comfort toRead More

ARTS Center

Discover a unique place in the heart of the Val d'Oise, where art in all its forms is honored! Immerse yourself in an artistic universe teeming with ideas and creativity, where the magic of live performances blends with the creativity of digital arts, plastic arts, audiovisual and cinema. Explore remarkable works of art and discoverRead More


Come and discover the Enghien racecourse, one of the jewels of the region! With its fast pink sand track, it is the second largest trotting racecourse in France, just behind Paris-Vincennes. Here, the most talented horses and the most skilled drivers compete in exciting races that are sure to thrill. The highlight of the showRead More

UGC Cinema

Looking for an exciting cinematic getaway? Look no further! The UGC Enghien, located in the heart of downtown, is the ideal place to satisfy your thirst for cinematic discoveries. The family cinema has 5 digital projection rooms, including 2 in 3D, to offer you a breathtaking immersive experience. With our eclectic programming, you will discoverRead More

Plan your trip to Enghien-les-Bains

Discover the excellence and dynamism of Enghien-les-Bains, take the opportunity to live in
the heart of this idyllic town just a few steps from the famous lake.

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Located just 11km from Paris, 20km from Paris Charles de Gaulle International Airport, 15 minutes from Paris Gare du Nord, Enghien-les-Bains enjoys an exceptional geographical location. By plane, train, bus or car, nothing could be easier to get to Enghien-les-Bains.

How to get here by car (from Paris - La Défense)

Highway A86 then A15 towards Cergy/Pontoise, exit n°3 via D170.

To come by train

From Paris North Station on the H lines in the direction of Paris-Valmondois or Paris-
Pontoise – Stop Enghien-les-Bains (zone 4) – Travel time 15 minutes
Unzipped Navigo pass ! Monthly and annual passes (2-3, 3-4, 4-5 zones), Solidarité Transport
Mois and Améthyste are exempt from zoning on all public transport in the Ile-de-France
during weekends and public holidays and during the summer period.
All practical information (map, work, strikes, incidents, etc.) can be found at
www.transilien.com/fr#icv-H-info(link is external) or maligneh.transilien.com

To come by bus

* Transdev network lines: 11- 7-14-13-15-15
*RATP network lines: 256 -254
*Noctilien line N51 (from 0h30 to 6h) : Paris Gare St-Lazare, Clichy, Gennevilliers,
Villeneuve-la-Garenne, Saint-Denis, Epinay, Enghien gare

Coming by plane

From Roissy-Charles de Gaulle International Airport:

* By car: A1 highway in the direction of Paris-Centre then A86 and A15 highways in the
direction of Cergy-Pontoise. Exit n°2 Enghien-les-Bains.
* By transport : RER B towards Paris Gare du Nord then Transilien Line H towards Paris-
Valmondois or Paris-Pontoise, stop at Gare Enghien-les-Bains
From Paris Orly airport:

* By car: A86 highway towards Lille then A15 highway towards Cergy-Pontoise, exit n°2
* By transport : RER B towards Paris Gare du Nord then Transilien Line H towards Paris-
Valmondois or Paris-Pontoise, stop at Gare Enghien-les-Bains.

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