Saint Germain en Laye, bus line n°2 (near the station)Saint Germain en Laye, bus line n°2 (near the station)
Saint Germain en Laye castle, close to bus line N° 2 and RER station. Louis XIV was born here. Interesting prehistoric museum and chapel, which is considered to be Paris Sainte Chapelle architectural draft.
A 1.5 mile long terraced garden designed by Le Nôtre who also did Versailles park offering an outstanding point of view towards Paris and La Défense
Maurice Denis museum, in the family house where lived the nabi painter and whose chapel he decorated with such a talent
The Monte Cristo palace, where Alexandre Dumas used to live, with his Gothic castle whare he withdrew for writing
The Malmaison manor, where Napoleaon and Josephine lived and where Alexandre the first passed his last nigth of tzar in this world
And obviouly the Maisons Laffitte mansion, masterwork of François Mansart with his marvellous transparent silhouette
The Désert de Retz domain, rare example of a XVIII century british and chinese garden very well maintened in its original status.