Coltainville tourism and travel guide

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Visit Coltainville: highlights and tourist information

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Coltainville is situated in the Eure-et-Loir department and Loire Valley region (now part of the Centre-Loire Valley region), in the eastern-center of France at 8 kilometres from Chartres, the department capital (general information: Coltainville is 70 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chartres Cathedral at 8 km and Chartres at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Coltainville, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Coltainville in Centre-Loire Valley.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Coltainville

Markets in and near Coltainville

  • Chartres: market Saturday (9km)
  • Luce: market Sunday (11km)
  • Maintenon: market Thursday (12km)
  • Auneau: market Friday (14km)
  • Nogent-le-Roi: market Saturday (18km)
  • Voves: market Tuesday (24km)
  • Courville-sur-Eure: market Thursday (26km)
  • Dourdan: market Wednesday & Saturday (32km)
  • Dreux: market Wednesday & Sunday & Monday all day & Friday (32km)
  • Houdan: market Friday (34km)

More information about Coltainville, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Coltainville, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Coltainville.

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Rambouillet Chateau (25km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haute Vallee de Chevreuse (35km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale de Chartres (Chartres) (8km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame des Vaulx de Cernay (Cernay-la-Ville) (34km)
  • Collegiale de Saint Martin (Etampes) (41km)
  • Eglise de Saint Basile (Etampes) (43km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Etampes) (43km)
  • Notre Dame de Port Royal des Champs (Magny-les-Hameaux) (45km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Geneviève (Feucherolles) (51km)
  • Eglise de Saint Etienne (Mareil-Marly) (57km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin et Saint Blaise (Louveciennes) (57km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Bougival) (58km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chatou) (61km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Domaine national de Rambouillet (25km)
  • Le pré Catelan (32km)
  • Parc du château de Groussay (37km)
  • Parc du château de Breteuil (39km)
  • Parc de Courson (43km)
  • Parc du château de Thoiry (45km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (47km)
  • Parc de Versailles (53km)
  • Potager du roi, Versailles (53km)
  • Domaine de la Malmaison (60km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Château de Sauvage (16km)
  • Forêt de Rambouillet (28km)
  • Vaux de Cernay (34km)
  • Vallée de Chevreuse (41km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Rambouillet (25km)
  • Etampes (43km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Moutiers (25km)
  • Velizy-Villacoublay (55km)
  • Rueil-Malmaison (62km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Thoiry (45km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Coltainville

Canton: Chartres-Nord-Est

Arrondissement: Chartres

Department: Eure-et-Loir

Region: Loire Valley

Postcode: 28300

Distance to Coltainville

from Chartres (prefecture): 8 km

from Paris: 70 km

from Calais: 275 km

from Nice: 689 km

from Bordeaux: 438 km

from Strasbourg: 454 km

Getting here

Coltainville 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 Coltainville from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Coltainville): Bailleau-Armenonville, Champhol, Champseru, Gasville-Oiseme, Houville-la-Branche, Jouy, Nogent-le-Phaye, Saint-Prest and Soulaires.

This page in French: Visitez Coltainville