The name of the city is not yet well proven, only assumptions researchers have been established. It is possible that the name of the region comes from the Latin meaning place stagnation or submerged pond. Or, this name comes from Segtus or Sextius, a Gallo-Roman earth. The first written reference the name of the city dates back to 1213 in a charter from the abbot of Saint-Denis. At the time of the Middle Ages, the city was départagée for various fiefs. The unification of the territory took place in the seventeenth century by families and Thou Harlay. The planting of vines was the main activity of the inhabitants of this destination. The 1870 war was totally devastated this region, but it was not until the Second Empire that industries locate in the city.
Tourism and visits Stains
Stains city has many historical and tourist sites. Visitors to this destination have the chance to visit the most remarkable sites. The Church of Our Lady of the Assumption is a religious building registered under the historical monuments in 1984. It is a large church built in appliances limestone. The Church of Our Lady of the Consolation is also a fortress to visit. It was inaugurated in December 1929. Many other sites to see in the area including the Castle Stains, the Station of the high waist and the entrance porch.
To discover the city of Stains, tourists are required to make a reservation transfer service. We thus propose a transport service based on three categories of cars well equipped and comfortable, include the collective shuttle, private car and luxury car VIP. A friendly and reliable chauffeur will ensure your safety throughout the trip.
Transfer from the Paris airports to Stains
Stains City is 2 km from Garges-lès-Gonesse and 10 km from Paris. This destination is located 13.8 km from the airport of Charles de Gaulle airport, 25.7 km from Orly Airport and 72 km from Paris Beauvais airport.