The Yvelines is located in the west of the french capital. Its administrative capital is Versailles that has almost 90,000 people.
Its rich historical, architectural and artistic heritage attracts many visitors each year. Castles, abbeys and its royal cities make of the Yvelines department, an extensive cultural and architectural heritage.
You can also observe a large protected natural area : 70,000 hectares of forests, numerous hiking trails, parks and beautiful gardens are all assets that make the happiness of the walkers and outdoor activities lovers. A quite nice program!
You have the opportunity to visit the Thoiry park, the castle of Breteuil, The castle of Dampierre, the one of Monte Cristo, and finally, the churches of Mantes-la-Jolie, Saint-Germain en Laye, Chevreuse.
Do not forget to discover the forest of Rambouillet for your walks in the nature.
Have a nice trip!