Luce tourism and travel guide
Visit Luce: highlights and tourist information
Luce is situated in the Eure-et-Loir (Loire Valley region) in the eastern-center of France at 3 km from Chartres, the department capital. (General information: Luce is 81 km from Paris).. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.
Luce, France: places to visit and attractions
Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Luce. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.
... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Eure-et-Loir
Plan your visit to Luce
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Map of places to visit near Luce
More information about Luce & region
Markets in and near Luce
Market days in Luce: weekly market: Sunday;
- Luce: market Sunday (0km)
- Chartres: market Saturday (3km)
- Courville-sur-Eure: market Thursday (16km)
- Maintenon: market Thursday (20km)
- Voves: market Tuesday (22km)
- Auneau: market Friday (23km)
- Nogent-le-Roi: market Saturday (24km)
- Bonneval: market Monday (29km)
- Brou: market Wednesday (33km)
- La Loupe: market Tuesday (33km)
Tourist attractions to visit near Luce, 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 Luce and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.
Heritage sites Chartres Cathedral (3km)
National Monuments Rambouillet Chateau (36km)
Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Chateaudun (41km)
Regional Natural Parcs Haute Vallee de Chevreuse (47km)
Churches or other religious monuments Cathédrale de Chartres (Chartres) (3km); Abbaye Notre Dame des Vaulx de Cernay (Cernay-la-Ville) (45km)
Remarkable gardens Le pré Catelan (21km); Domaine national de Rambouillet (35km); Parc du château de Groussay (47km); Parc du château de Breteuil (50km)
Sites of natural beauty Château de Sauvage (27km); Forêt de Rambouillet (39km); Vaux de Cernay (45km); Vallée de Chevreuse (52km)
Towns of Art and history Rambouillet (36km)
Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Moutiers (28km)
Geography and distances
Distance to Luce
from Chartres (prefecture): 3 km
from Paris: 81 km
from Calais: 281 km
from Nice: 691 km
from Bordeaux: 429 km
from Strasbourg: 464 km
Luce 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 Luce from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
We have 14 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Luce): Amilly, Barjouville, Champhol, Chartres, Chartres Cathedral, Fontenay-sur-Eure, Gellainville, Le Coudray, Leves, Luisant, Mainvilliers, Morancez, Thivars and Ver-les-Chartres.
This page in French: Visitez Luce