Luisant tourism and travel guide
Visit Luisant: highlights and tourist information
Luisant 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: Luisant is 80 km from Paris).. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.
Luisant, France: places to visit and attractions
Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Luisant. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.
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Plan your visit to Luisant
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Map of places to visit near Luisant
More information about Luisant & region
Markets in and near Luisant
- Luce: market Sunday (1km)
- Chartres: market Saturday (2km)
- Courville-sur-Eure: market Thursday (17km)
- Maintenon: market Thursday (20km)
- Voves: market Tuesday (21km)
- Auneau: market Friday (22km)
- Nogent-le-Roi: market Saturday (25km)
- Bonneval: market Monday (28km)
- Brou: market Wednesday (33km)
- La Loupe: market Tuesday (34km)
Tourist attractions to visit near Luisant, 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 Luisant and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.
Heritage sites Chartres Cathedral (2km)
National Monuments Rambouillet Chateau (36km)
Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Chateaudun (41km)
Regional Natural Parcs Haute Vallee de Chevreuse (46km)
Churches or other religious monuments Cathédrale de Chartres (Chartres) (2km); Abbaye Notre Dame des Vaulx de Cernay (Cernay-la-Ville) (44km)
Remarkable gardens Le pré Catelan (22km); Domaine national de Rambouillet (35km); Parc du château de Groussay (47km); Parc du château de Breteuil (49km)
Sites of natural beauty Château de Sauvage (26km); Forêt de Rambouillet (39km); Vaux de Cernay (44km); Vallée de Chevreuse (51km)
Towns of Art and history Rambouillet (35km)
Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Moutiers (27km)
Geography and distances
Distance to Luisant
from Chartres (prefecture): 3 km
from Paris: 80 km
from Calais: 282 km
from Nice: 690 km
from Bordeaux: 429 km
from Strasbourg: 462 km
Luisant 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 Luisant from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
We have 14 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Luisant): Barjouville, Bercheres-les-Pierres, Champhol, Chartres, Chartres Cathedral, Fontenay-sur-Eure, Gellainville, Le Coudray, Leves, Luce, Mainvilliers, Morancez, Thivars and Ver-les-Chartres.
This page in French: Visitez Luisant