Chatenay tourism and travel guide

Photo of Chatenay in Eure-et-Loir



Visit Chatenay: highlights and tourist information

Chatenay is situated in the Eure-et-Loir (Loire Valley region) in the eastern-center of France at 31 km from Chartres, the department capital. (General information: Chatenay is 65 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Yevre-le-Chatel at 40 km and Bellegarde at 58 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Chatenay, France: places to visit and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Chatenay. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.

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Plan your visit to Chatenay

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Map of places to visit near Chatenay

More information about Chatenay & region

Markets in and near Chatenay

Local markets

  • Angerville: market Tuesday (10km)
  • Auneau: market Friday (14km)
  • Toury: market Sunday (19km)
  • Dourdan: market Wednesday & Saturday (21km)
  • Voves: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Etampes: market Tuesday & Saturday all day (23km)
  • Chartres: market Saturday (30km)
  • Luce: market Sunday (32km)
  • Maintenon: market Thursday (34km)
  • Pithiviers: market Saturday all day (34km)

Tourist attractions to visit near Chatenay, France

Below we show places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Chatenay and wondering what to do next!

Heritage sites Chartres Cathedral (31km)

National Monuments Rambouillet Chateau (32km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Chateaudun (51km)

Regional Natural Parcs Haute Vallee de Chevreuse (35km); Gatinais Francais (43km)

Churches or other religious monuments Collegiale de Saint Martin (Etampes) (20km); Eglise de Saint Basile (Etampes) (22km); Cathédrale Notre Dame (Etampes) (22km); Cathédrale de Chartres (Chartres) (31km); Abbaye Notre Dame des Vaulx de Cernay (Cernay-la-Ville) (36km); Notre Dame de Port Royal des Champs (Magny-les-Hameaux) (43km); Eglise de Notre Dame (Boiscommun) (52km)

Remarkable gardens Parc de Chamarande (30km); Domaine national de Rambouillet (32km); Parc de Courson (33km); Parc du château de Breteuil (37km); Parc du château de Beauregard (39km); Parc du château de Courances (44km); Arboretum des grandes bruyères (48km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé) (see also historical French towns) Chartres (30km)

Sites of natural beauty Château de Sauvage (27km); Forêt de Rambouillet (30km); Vaux de Cernay (36km); Vallée de Chevreuse (39km)

Towns of Art and history Etampes (23km); Rambouillet (32km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Moutiers (10km); Quiers-sur-Bezonde (57km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Chatenay

Canton: Auneau

Arrondissement: Chartres

Department: Eure-et-Loir

Region: Loire Valley

Postcode: 28700

Distance to Chatenay

from Chartres (prefecture): 31 km

from Paris: 65 km

from Calais: 288 km

from Nice: 664 km

from Bordeaux: 434 km

from Strasbourg: 433 km

Getting here

Chatenay is in the eastern-center of France. Most visitors fly into Paris CDG or Orly airport and hire a car. The drive from the channel ferry ports such as Caen or Le Havre takes around 3 hours. For driving distances to Chatenay from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 12 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Chatenay): Ardelu, Baudreville, Denonville, Gommerville, Gouillons, Lethuin, Maisons, Mondonville-Saint-Jean, Morainville, Orlu, Oysonville and Vierville.

This page in French: Visitez Chatenay