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Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Yvelines

In the visitor's imagination, the name of Versailles sparkles golds and magical reflections of the Hall of Mirrors... But what he does not always know is that the city that surrounds the castle, with its beautiful avenues shaded hand him their arms magnificent plane trees, was designed simultaneously to provide a luxurious setting at the famous palace...

Geographical information

Tourism label
Latitude48.8014080 (N 48° 48’ 5”)
Longitude2.1301220 (E 2° 7’ 48”)
AltitudeFrom 103m to 180m
Surface area26.18 km²
Population87530 inhabitants
Density3343 inhabitants/km²
Insee code78646
IntercommunalityCA Versailles Grand Parc

Nearest cities & towns

Viroflay3.5 km (7 min)
Le Chesnay3.6 km (9 min)
Buc5 km (11 min)
Chaville5.1 km (10 min)
Rocquencourt5.2 km (10 min)
Les Loges-en-Josas5.9 km (11 min)
Saint-Cyr-l'École6.1 km (10 min)
Vélizy-Villacoublay6.2 km (12 min)
Ville-d'Avray6.4 km (13 min)
La Celle-Saint-Cloud6.5 km (13 min)
Jouy-en-Josas7.2 km (14 min)
Fontenay-le-Fleury7.3 km (13 min)
Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines7.4 km (11 min)

Things to see and do

Places of interest

Information points
Leisure centres
Natural sites
Performance halls

Events and festivities

Great Wandering : end of June. A festive event with exuberant colors! The Provincial Road 10, located at the foot of Castle Versailles and connecting Saint -Cyr Versailles will be exceptionally closed to traffic. The 25,000 vehicles that use it every day give way to rollers, the scooters, walkers walk on a loop of 7 km. Spectacular and cozy activities : international bands featuring a giant concert, parade, sporting and musical entertainment... Participation in all activities is free.

Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
The Palace of Versailles: Priority-Access Ticket & Audio Guide
Culture and education20 € Versailles
Versailles: Guided Tour of the Palace, Gardens & The Queen's Estate – Priority-access ticket
Culture and education88 € Versailles
Guided Tour of the Versailles Palace & Gardens – Priority-access ticket (without transport)
Culture and education50 € Versailles
Versailles All-in-One Pass (Palace + Gardens + The Queen's Estate) – Priority access with audio guide
Culture and education35 € Versailles
Guided Tour of the Palace of Versailles – 75 minutes – Priority-access ticket (without transport)
Culture and education30 € Versailles


Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Paris illuminations
Cycling itineraryEasy2h00Paris (17.4 km)
The edges of the Marne and Charles Trenet's house
HikeEasy4h00Joinville-le-Pont (24 km)
The open-air dance halls ('les guinguettes') of the edge of the Marne
All-terrain bike itineraryEasy50 minChampigny-sur-Marne (27 km)
Cave Art Path
HikeEasy1h30Le Vaudoué (57 km)


Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals