Paris, the national capital, is 18 miles (29 kilometers) to the northeast of Chevreuse.
Don't restrict yourself to Chevreuse; the wider region contains a treasure trove cultural and scenic attractions which await the savvy traveler. While you are in the district, don't miss Maurepas. It's roughly 6 miles (10 kilometers) from Chevreuse and is home to the France Miniature and Pariwest Commercial Center. For even more things to do, visit the National Museum of Ceramics and Parc de St-Cloud which you'll find in and around Sevres, approximately 11 miles (18 kilometers) from Chevreuse.
When you come to Chevreuse, spend a few hours exploring Paris. Approximately 18 miles (29 kilometers) away, this regional city is where you can find Jacquemart-Andre Museum, Museum Georges Pompidou and Paris Expo Porte de Versailles. Pont des Arts, Galeries Lafayette and Place de la Contrescarpe are just a few of the other interesting attractions that await.
Ile-de-France is a good spot for visitors with a thing for gardens and open-air markets. One of the most popular ways to get to know a spot is by getting an understanding of its history. While here, be sure to stop by the area's fine historic mansions.
For those who feel it's important to pick up knowledge as well as happy snaps on their travels, this region features plenty of specialist activities, such as culinary tours and city walking tours.
Before you return to the familiarity of home, you'll be bidding Chevreuse a fond and teary Au revoir / À bientôt (farewell).