Le Mesnil-Saint-Denis tourism and travel guide

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Le Mesnil-Saint-Denis is situated in the Yvelines department and Paris region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Le Mesnil-Saint-Denis in Paris.

Popular places to visit nearby include Versailles Palace at 14 km and Chateau de Rambouillet at 15 km.

Le Mesnil-Saint-Denis, France: places to visit and attractions

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

Versailles Palace

Versailles Palace

Castle at 14 km (direction east-north-east)

A short distance outside central Paris, the Palais de Versailles is an enormous and...

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Chateau de Rambouillet

Chateau de Rambouillet

Castle at 15 km (direction west-south-west)

Once a Royal castle, the Chateau de Rambouillet is now the summer residence for...

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Eiffel Tower

Eiffel Tower

at 28 km (direction east-north-east), in the Paris department

Built in the late 19th century as a temporary monument, it is extraordinary that...

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Arc de Triomphe

Arc de Triomphe

National Monument at 29 km (direction east-north-east), in the Paris department

The Arc de Triomphe is the second largest triumphal arch in the world and...

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at 29 km (direction east-north-east), in the Paris department

For a different side of Paris, explore the ancient catacombs in tunnels underneath the...

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at 29 km (direction east-north-east), in the Paris department

The Champs-Elsées, often called the most beautiful avenue in the world, is in the...

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Musee de l\'Orangerie

Musee de l'Orangerie

Museum at 30 km (direction east-north-east), in the Paris department

The Musee de l'Orangerie in Paris is best known for its eight paintings of...

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Jardin du Luxembourg

Jardin du Luxembourg

Garden at 30 km (direction east-north-east), in the Paris department

The Jardin du Luxembourg is one of the most extensive and most popular public...

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Jardin des Tuileries

Jardin des Tuileries

Garden at 30 km (direction east-north-east), in the Paris department

The Jardin des Tuileries is a large park and garden near the Louvre in...

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Eglise de la Madeleine

Eglise de la Madeleine

Church at 30 km (direction east-north-east), in the Paris department

The Eglise de la Madeleine is a most unusual church, being built under orders...

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National Monument at 31 km (direction east-north-east), in the Paris department

The 18th century Pantheon was originally to be a church based on the pantheon...

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The Louvre

The Louvre

Museum at 31 km (direction east-north-east), in the Paris department

The most visited art museum in the world, the Louvre contains countless numbers of...

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at 31 km (direction east-north-east), in the Paris department

The Palais-Royal is a 17th century palace with attractive gardens in the heart of...

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Paris Opera

Paris Opera

at 31 km (direction east-north-east), in the Paris department

The extravagant design and decoration of the Palais Garnier, usually known as the Paris...

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Markets in and near Le Mesnil-Saint-Denis

  • Maurepas: market Wednesday & Saturday (3km)
  • Montigny-le-Bretonneux: market Saturday all day (7km)
  • Les Clayes-sous-Bois: market Thursday & Sunday (9km)
  • Fontenay-le-Fleury: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (10km)
  • Gif-sur-Yvette: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (13km)
  • Beynes: market Thursday (14km)
  • Bailly: market Wednesday & Saturday (14km)
  • Feucherolles: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Le Chesnay: market Wednesday & Saturday (15km)
  • Orsay: market Sunday & Friday (17km)

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Tourist attractions near Le Mesnil-Saint-Denis, France

What to do at Le Mesnil-Saint-Denis? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Le Mesnil-Saint-Denis.


  • Cinéaqua (28km)
  • Centre de la mer et des eaux (30km)
  • Aquarium du palais de la Porte Dor (35km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Other tourist attractions

  • Eiffel Tower (28km)
  • Hotel des Invalides (29km)
  • Rodin Museum (29km)
  • Catacombs (29km)
  • Grand Palais (29km)
  • Petit Palais (29km)
  • Champs-Elysees (29km)
  • Palais Bourbon (30km)
  • Parc Monceau (30km)
  • Place de la Concorde (30km)
  • Orsay Museum (30km)
  • Jardin des Tuileries (30km)
  • Eglise de la Madeleine (30km)
  • Place Vendome (31km)
  • The Louvre (31km)
  • Pont-Neuf (31km)
  • Palais Royal (31km)
  • Paris Opera (31km)
  • Saint-Eustache (31km)
  • Jardin des Plantes (31km)
  • Hotel de Ville (town hall) (31km)
  • Place des Vosges (32km)
  • Montmartre district (32km)
  • Montmartre (32km)
  • Basilica de Sacre Coeur (32km)
  • Place de la Bastille (32km)
  • Parc de la Villette (36km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • L'Isle-Adam (46km)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Notre Dame des Vaulx de Cernay (Cernay-la-Ville) (6km)
  • Notre Dame de Port Royal des Champs (Magny-les-Hameaux) (9km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Geneviève (Feucherolles) (15km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin et Saint Blaise (Louveciennes) (18km)
  • Eglise de Saint Etienne (Mareil-Marly) (18km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Bougival) (19km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Orgeval) (20km)
  • Collégiale Notre-Dame (Poissy) (22km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chatou) (22km)
  • Eglise de Saint Maclou (Conflans-Sainte-Honorine) (30km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Saint-Germain-des-Prés (Paris) (30km)
  • Sainte Chapelle (Paris) (31km)
  • Cathédrale de Notre Dame (Paris) (31km)
  • Maison d'Ourscamp (Paris) (32km)
  • Eglises de Saint Eustache (Paris) (35km)
  • Abbaye de Maubuisson (Saint-Ouen-l'Aumone) (36km)
  • Basilique de Saint Denis (Saint-Denis) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint Basile (Etampes) (37km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Etampes) (37km)
  • Collegiale de Saint Martin (Etampes) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Mery-sur-Oise) (40km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame de l'Assomption (Auvers-sur-Oise) (40km)
  • Abbaye Notre-Dame du Val (Meriel) (42km)
  • Cathédrale de Chartres (Chartres) (48km)
  • Abbaye Cistercienne de Royaumont (Asnieres-sur-Oise) (53km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Breteuil (8km)
  • Parc du château de Groussay (11km)
  • Potager du roi, Versailles (14km)
  • Parc de Versailles (14km)
  • Domaine national de Rambouillet (15km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (17km)
  • Parc du château de Thoiry (18km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Germain-en-Laye (20km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Cloud (20km)
  • Parc de Courson (21km)
  • Domaine de la Malmaison (21km)
  • Maison de Chateaubriand (23km)
  • Parc du domaine de Sceaux (25km)
  • Jardin du Palais-Royal (31km)
  • Parc de Chamarande (32km)
  • Domaine de Villarceaux (47km)
  • Jardin de Claude Monet (49km)
  • Jardin du musée d’art américain (49km)
  • Parc du château de Courances (50km)
  • Les jardins du château de Saint-Just (57km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Vaux de Cernay (6km)
  • Vallée de Chevreuse (7km)
  • Forêt de Rambouillet (13km)
  • Château de Sauvage (23km)
  • Murs à pêches (39km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Parc Asterix (62km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Rambouillet (15km)
  • Pontoise (36km)
  • Etampes (37km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Velizy-Villacoublay (17km)
  • Le Vesinet (21km)
  • Meudon (22km)
  • Rueil-Malmaison (22km)
  • Le Plessis-Robinson (22km)
  • Courbevoie (28km)
  • Levallois-Perret (30km)
  • Maisons-Alfort (35km)
  • Soisy-sous-Montmorency (37km)
  • Creteil (38km)
  • Aulnay-sous-Bois (44km)
  • Gagny (45km)
  • Livry-Gargan (47km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Thoiry (18km)
  • Jardin d'acclimatation (Paris) (27km)
  • Ménagerie du Jardin des plantes (31km)
  • Parc zoologique de Vincennes (35km)

Geography and distances

Le Mesnil-Saint-Denis is in the Paris region of France at 11 kilometres from Versailles, the department capital (general information: Le Mesnil-Saint-Denis is 31 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Le Mesnil-Saint-Denis

Canton: Chevreuse

Arrondissement: Rambouillet

Department: Yvelines

Region: Paris

Postcode: 78320

Distance to Le Mesnil-Saint-Denis

from Versailles (prefecture): 11 km

from Paris: 31 km

from Calais: 246 km

from Nice: 693 km

from Bordeaux: 475 km

from Strasbourg: 425 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Le Mesnil-Saint-Denis from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Auffargis, Choisel, Coignieres, Dampierre-en-Yvelines, Elancourt, La Verriere, Les Essarts-le-Roi, Levis-Saint-Nom, Maurepas, Montigny-le-Bretonneux, Saint-Forget, Saint-Lambert, Saint-Remy-l'Honore, Senlisse and Trappes.

This page in French: Visiter Le Mesnil-Saint-Denis