Coulombs tourism and travel guide

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Visit Coulombs: highlights and tourist information

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Coulombs 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 22 kilometres from Chartres, the department capital (general information: Coulombs is 63 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chartres Cathedral at 23 km and Chartres at 26 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Coulombs, 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 Coulombs 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 Coulombs

Markets in and near Coulombs

  • Nogent-le-Roi: market Saturday (1km)
  • Maintenon: market Thursday (7km)
  • Houdan: market Friday (16km)
  • Dreux: market Wednesday & Sunday & Monday all day & Friday (16km)
  • Chartres: market Saturday (24km)
  • Luce: market Sunday (25km)
  • Ezy-sur-Eure: market Thursday & Sunday (25km)
  • Ivry-la-Bataille: market Saturday (26km)
  • Auneau: market Friday (27km)
  • Nonancourt: market Wednesday (29km)

More information about Coulombs, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Coulombs, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Rambouillet Chateau (21km)
  • Villa Savoye (46km)
  • Chateau de Maisons (55km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haute Vallee de Chevreuse (32km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale de Chartres (Chartres) (23km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame des Vaulx de Cernay (Cernay-la-Ville) (29km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Geneviève (Feucherolles) (40km)
  • Notre Dame de Port Royal des Champs (Magny-les-Hameaux) (41km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Orgeval) (43km)
  • Eglise de Saint Etienne (Mareil-Marly) (47km)
  • Collégiale Notre-Dame (Poissy) (47km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin et Saint Blaise (Louveciennes) (48km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Bougival) (49km)
  • Collegiale de Saint Martin (Etampes) (50km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chatou) (52km)
  • Eglise de Saint Maclou (Conflans-Sainte-Honorine) (55km)
  • Abbaye de Maubuisson (Saint-Ouen-l'Aumone) (60km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Domaine national de Rambouillet (20km)
  • Parc du château de Groussay (25km)
  • Parc du château de Thoiry (30km)
  • Parc du château de Breteuil (35km)
  • Parc de Courson (45km)
  • Le pré Catelan (45km)
  • Potager du roi, Versailles (45km)
  • Parc de Versailles (45km)
  • Les jardins du château de Miserey (46km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Germain-en-Laye (49km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Château de Sauvage (16km)
  • Forêt de Rambouillet (26km)
  • Vaux de Cernay (29km)
  • Vallée de Chevreuse (36km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Rambouillet (20km)
  • Pontoise (60km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Moutiers (43km)
  • Le Vesinet (51km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Thoiry (30km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Coulombs

Canton: Nogent-le-Roi

Arrondissement: Dreux

Department: Eure-et-Loir

Region: Loire Valley

Postcode: 28210

Distance to Coulombs

from Chartres (prefecture): 22 km

from Paris: 63 km

from Calais: 256 km

from Nice: 705 km

from Bordeaux: 454 km

from Strasbourg: 456 km

Getting here

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

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Coulombs): Brechamps, Chaudon, Croisilles, Faverolles, Le Tartre-Gaudran, Les Pinthieres, Lormaye, Neron, Nogent-le-Roi, Ormoy, Ouerre, Saint-Laurent-la-Gatine, Saint-Lucien, Saint-Martin-de-Nigelles, Senantes and Villiers-le-Morhier.

This page in French: Visitez Coulombs