Saint-germain-en-laye Tourism

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Saint-Germain-en-Laye (French pronunciation: ​[sɛ̃ ʒɛʁmɛ̃ ɑ̃ lɛ]) is a commune in the Yvelines department in the Île-de-France in north-central France. It is located in the western suburbs of Paris, 19.1 km (11.9 mi) from the centre of Paris. Inhabitants are called Saint-Germanois or Saint-Germinois. With its elegant tree-lined streets it is one of the more affluent suburbs of Paris, combining both high-end leisure spots and exclusive residential neighborhoods (see the Golden Triangle of the Yvelines). Saint-Germain-en-Laye is a sub-prefecture of the department. Because it includes the National Forest of Saint-Germain-en-Laye, it covers approximately 48 km2 (19 sq mi), making it the largest commune in the Yvelines. It occupies a large loop of the Seine. Saint-Germain-en-Laye lies at one of the western termini of Line A of the RER.


Discover the beauty of the city's striking landscope, welcome to Saint-germain-en-laye, France. After your splendid visit to Saint-germain-en-laye, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Paris. Add Paris to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like Eiffel Tower, Musee D Orsay, Notre Dame Cathedral. Also, to reach Saint-germain-en-laye, you'll have to take a flight to Paris; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.

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Facts and Stats for Saint-germain-en-laye*

  • Pollution Statistics in Saint-germain-en-laye

    Know the pollution level of Saint-germain-en-laye before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 68.51 (High)
    • Water Pollution 46.77 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 63.56 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 58.59 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 32.89 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 44.47 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 53.43 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 43.88 (Moderate)
  • Saint-germain-en-laye: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Saint-germain-en-laye for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Saint-germain-en-laye.

    • Burglary and Theft 51.05 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 55.75 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 49.47 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 40.74 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 44.51 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 52.74 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 53.14 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 53.27 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 66.15 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 46.44 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 60.85 (High)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 44.92 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 63.03 (High)
  • Living in Saint-germain-en-laye - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Saint-germain-en-laye is 130.9 (High)

    • Safety Index 47.66 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 88.85 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 65.95 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 42.66 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 93.09 (High)
    • Health Care Index 73 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 17.8 (Very High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 101.65 (High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Saint-germain-en-laye

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Saint-germain-en-laye

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.29 USD
    • International Movie per seat 13.6 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 46.91 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 111.16 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 109.02 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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