Mantes-la-Jolie tourism and travel guide

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Visit Mantes-la-Jolie: highlights and tourist information

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Mantes-la-Jolie is situated in the Yvelines, Paris region, in the Paris region of France at 23 km from Versailles, the department capital. (General information: Mantes-la-Jolie is 49 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include La Roche-Guyon at 12 km and Giverny Gardens at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Mantes-la-Jolie, France: places to visit and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Mantes-la-Jolie in Paris. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.


Map of places to visit near Mantes-la-Jolie

Markets in and near Mantes-la-Jolie

Market days in Mantes-la-Jolie: weekly market: Wednesday & Saturday;

  • Mantes-la-Jolie: market Wednesday & Saturday (0km)
  • Mantes-la-Ville: market Thursday (2km)
  • Buchelay: market Friday (4km)
  • Bonnieres-sur-Seine: market Sunday (11km)
  • Les Mureaux: market Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (14km)
  • Meulan: market Monday & Friday (14km)
  • Beynes: market Thursday (19km)
  • Vernon: market Wednesday & Saturday all day (21km)
  • Ivry-la-Bataille: market Saturday (22km)
  • Feucherolles: market Wednesday (23km)

More information about Mantes-la-Jolie, Paris

Tourist attractions to visit near Mantes-la-Jolie, France

Below we show places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Mantes-la-Jolie and wondering what to do next!

  • Cinéaqua (44km) [Map]

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Villa Savoye (24km) [Map]
  • Chateau de Maisons (32km) [Map]
  • Rambouillet Chateau (39km) [Map]
  • Saint Cloud Parc (39km) [Map]
  • Maison des Jardies (40km) [Map]
  • Arc de Triomphe (44km)
  • Chapelle Expiatoire (46km) [Map]

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • L'Isle-Adam (40km) [Map]

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Vexin Francais (19km) [Map]
  • Haute Vallee de Chevreuse (41km) [Map]

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Orgeval) (21km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Sainte Geneviève (Feucherolles) (23km) [Map]
  • Collégiale Notre-Dame (Poissy) (24km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint Maclou (Conflans-Sainte-Honorine) (27km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint Etienne (Mareil-Marly) (29km) [Map]
  • Abbaye de Maubuisson (Saint-Ouen-l'Aumone) (29km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint Martin et Saint Blaise (Louveciennes) (32km) [Map]
  • Saint-Gervais-Saint-Protais de Gisors (Gisors) (33km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Bougival) (34km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chatou) (34km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame de l'Assomption (Auvers-sur-Oise) (35km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Mery-sur-Oise) (35km) [Map]
  • Abbaye Notre-Dame du Val (Meriel) (37km) [Map]
  • Abbaye Notre Dame des Vaulx de Cernay (Cernay-la-Ville) (38km) [Map]
  • Notre Dame de Port Royal des Champs (Magny-les-Hameaux) (40km) [Map]
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Saint-Germain-des-Prés (Paris) (47km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Domaine de Villarceaux (14km) [Map]
  • Parc du château de Thoiry (15km) [Map]
  • Jardin de Claude Monet (16km) [Map]
  • Jardin du musée d’art américain (17km) [Map]
  • Domaine du château d'Ambleville (18km) [Map]
  • Parc du château de Groussay (25km) [Map]
  • Les jardins du château de Saint-Just (25km) [Map]
  • Domaine national de Saint-Germain-en-Laye (30km) [Map]
  • Les jardins du château de Miserey (33km) [Map]
  • Domaine de la Malmaison (35km) [Map]
  • Potager du roi, Versailles (36km) [Map]
  • Parc de Versailles (36km) [Map]
  • Domaine national de Rambouillet (39km) [Map]
  • Domaine national de Saint-Cloud (39km) [Map]
  • Parc du château de Breteuil (41km) [Map]
  • Maison de Chateaubriand (47km) [Map]
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (49km) [Map]
  • Parc du domaine de Sceaux (49km) [Map]
  • Jardins du château de Vandrimare (51km) [Map]
  • Parc de Courson (54km) [Map]

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Vaux de Cernay (38km) [Map]
  • Vallée de Chevreuse (40km) [Map]
  • Forêt de Rambouillet (42km) [Map]
  • Château de Sauvage (45km) [Map]
  • Forêt de Hez-Froidmont (62km) [Map]

Towns of Art and history

  • Pontoise (29km) [Map]
  • Rambouillet (39km) [Map]

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Le Vesinet (32km) [Map]
  • Rueil-Malmaison (36km) [Map]
  • Courbevoie (41km) [Map]
  • Velizy-Villacoublay (41km) [Map]
  • Soisy-sous-Montmorency (43km) [Map]
  • Meudon (43km) [Map]
  • Levallois-Perret (43km) [Map]
  • Le Plessis-Robinson (46km) [Map]

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Thoiry (15km) [Map]
  • Jardin d'acclimatation (Paris) (42km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Mantes-la-Jolie

Canton: Mantes-la-Jolie

Arrondissement: Mantes-la-Jolie

Department: Yvelines

Region: Paris

Postcode: 78200

Distance to Mantes-la-Jolie

from Versailles (prefecture): 23 km

from Paris: 49 km

from Calais: 218 km

from Nice: 726 km

from Bordeaux: 493 km

from Strasbourg: 444 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Mantes-la-Jolie from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 18 other places listed as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Mantes-la-Jolie): Breuil-Bois-Robert, Buchelay, Favrieux, Follainville-Dennemont, Fontenay-Mauvoisin, Fontenay-Saint-Pere, Guernes, Guerville, Guitrancourt, Issou, Jouy-Mauvoisin, Limay, Magnanville, Mantes-la-Ville, Porcheville, Saint-Martin-la-Garenne, Soindres and Vert.

This page in French: Visitez Mantes-la-Jolie