Mantes-la-Jolie is located some 30 miles (48 kilometers) from Paris, the capital of France.
The area around Mantes-la-Jolie is crisscrossed with natural and cultural attractions, from big-ticket tourist hotspots to hidden gems that await the more intrepid traveler. Monet House Museum and Claude Monet's Garden which you'll find in and around Giverny, are well worth visiting. Giverny, is approximately 10 miles (16 kilometers) away from Mantes-la-Jolie. If you have the time to spend longer in this part of the country, make your way over to Chaufour-les-Bonnieres to visit the Chaufour-les-Bonnieres Church and Birch Forest. Chaufour-les-Bonnieres is 11 miles (18 kilometers) away.
When you are ready to venture further afield why not check out the nearest center. Paris sits 30 miles (48 kilometers) away and features sights including Guimet Museum, Bobino and Bourdelle Museum. Stade de France, Eiffel Tower and Theatre du Chatelet are other good spots to visit.
Tourists searching for places for peace and reflection, will love visiting some of the area's cathedrals. Enjoy a little culture, learning and lore under the bright blue sky at Ile-de-France's much-loved gardens and open-air markets.
Visitors who like to go beyond the usual sights will enjoy the region's culinary tours and city walking tours.
As your trip finishes up, you'll be sure to bid the region a teary "Au revoir / À bientôt"