Limay tourism and travel guide

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Visit Limay: highlights and tourist information

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Limay is situated in the Yvelines department and Paris region, in the Paris region of France at 22 kilometres from Versailles, the department capital (general information: Limay is 48 kilometres 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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Limay, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Limay in Paris.

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


Map of places to visit near Limay

Markets in and near Limay

  • Mantes-la-Jolie: market Wednesday & Saturday (1km)
  • Mantes-la-Ville: market Thursday (3km)
  • Buchelay: market Friday (5km)
  • Bonnieres-sur-Seine: market Sunday (12km)
  • Les Mureaux: market Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (13km)
  • Meulan: market Monday & Friday (13km)
  • Beynes: market Thursday (19km)
  • Chanteloup-les-Vignes: market Wednesday & Saturday (22km)
  • Vernon: market Wednesday & Saturday all day (22km)
  • Feucherolles: market Wednesday (22km)

More information about Limay, Paris

Tourist attractions near Limay, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Limay.


  • Cinéaqua (43km)
  • Centre de la mer et des eaux (48km)

Heritage sites

  • Versailles Palace (36km)
  • Paris tour St Jacques (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (48km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Other tourist attractions

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • L'Isle-Adam (39km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Vexin Francais (18km)
  • Haute Vallee de Chevreuse (41km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Orgeval) (20km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Geneviève (Feucherolles) (22km)
  • Collégiale Notre-Dame (Poissy) (23km)
  • Eglise de Saint Maclou (Conflans-Sainte-Honorine) (26km)
  • Abbaye de Maubuisson (Saint-Ouen-l'Aumone) (28km)
  • Eglise de Saint Etienne (Mareil-Marly) (28km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin et Saint Blaise (Louveciennes) (32km)
  • Saint-Gervais-Saint-Protais de Gisors (Gisors) (32km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Bougival) (33km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chatou) (33km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame de l'Assomption (Auvers-sur-Oise) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Mery-sur-Oise) (34km)
  • Abbaye Notre-Dame du Val (Meriel) (36km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame des Vaulx de Cernay (Cernay-la-Ville) (38km)
  • Notre Dame de Port Royal des Champs (Magny-les-Hameaux) (40km)
  • Cathédrale de Notre Dame (Paris) (46km)
  • Sainte Chapelle (Paris) (46km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Saint-Germain-des-Prés (Paris) (47km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Domaine de Villarceaux (14km)
  • Parc du château de Thoiry (15km)
  • Jardin de Claude Monet (17km)
  • Jardin du musée d’art américain (17km)
  • Domaine du château d'Ambleville (18km)
  • Parc du château de Groussay (25km)
  • Les jardins du château de Saint-Just (25km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Germain-en-Laye (29km)
  • Les jardins du château de Miserey (34km)
  • Domaine de la Malmaison (35km)
  • Potager du roi, Versailles (35km)
  • Parc de Versailles (35km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Cloud (39km)
  • Domaine national de Rambouillet (39km)
  • Parc du château de Breteuil (41km)
  • Maison de Chateaubriand (46km)
  • Jardin du Palais-Royal (46km)
  • Parc du domaine de Sceaux (48km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (49km)
  • Jardins du château de Vandrimare (51km)
  • Parc de Courson (53km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Vaux de Cernay (38km)
  • Vallée de Chevreuse (39km)
  • Forêt de Rambouillet (42km)
  • Forêt de Hez-Froidmont (61km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Pontoise (28km)
  • Rambouillet (40km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Le Vesinet (31km)
  • Rueil-Malmaison (35km)
  • Courbevoie (40km)
  • Velizy-Villacoublay (40km)
  • Soisy-sous-Montmorency (41km)
  • Levallois-Perret (42km)
  • Meudon (42km)
  • Le Plessis-Robinson (45km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Thoiry (15km)
  • Jardin d'acclimatation (Paris) (41km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Limay

Canton: Limay

Arrondissement: Mantes-la-Jolie

Department: Yvelines

Region: Paris

Postcode: 78520

Distance to Limay

from Versailles (prefecture): 22 km

from Paris: 48 km

from Calais: 218 km

from Nice: 725 km

from Bordeaux: 494 km

from Strasbourg: 443 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Limay from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 19 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Breuil-Bois-Robert, Buchelay, Follainville-Dennemont, Fontenay-Mauvoisin, Fontenay-Saint-Pere, Gargenville, Guerville, Guitrancourt, Issou, Magnanville, Mantes-la-Jolie, Mantes-la-Ville, Mezieres-sur-Seine, Mousseaux-sur-Seine, Porcheville, Sailly, Saint-Martin-la-Garenne, Soindres and Vert.

This page in French: Visiter Limay