Montreuil tourism and travel guide

Photo of Montreuil in Eure-et-Loir

Visit Montreuil: highlights and tourist information

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Montreuil is situated in the Eure-et-Loir, Loire Valley region (now part of the Centre-Loire Valley region), in the eastern-center of France at 37 km from Chartres, the department capital. (General information: Montreuil is 73 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Evreux at 31 km and Giverny Gardens at 35 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Montreuil, France: places to visit and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Montreuil in Centre-Loire Valley. 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

Map of places to visit near Montreuil

Markets in and near Montreuil

  • Dreux: market Wednesday & Sunday & Monday all day & Friday (5km)
  • Ezy-sur-Eure: market Thursday & Sunday (10km)
  • Nonancourt: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Ivry-la-Bataille: market Saturday (13km)
  • Saint-Andre-de-l'Eure: market Friday (16km)
  • Houdan: market Friday (17km)
  • Nogent-le-Roi: market Saturday (19km)
  • Damville: market Tuesday (24km)
  • Maintenon: market Thursday (26km)
  • Pacy-sur-Eure: market Thursday (27km)

More information about Montreuil, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions to visit near Montreuil, 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 Montreuil and wondering what to do next!

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Rambouillet Chateau (37km) [Map]

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haute Vallee de Chevreuse (47km) [Map]
  • Vexin Francais (54km) [Map]
  • Perche (60km) [Map]

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale de Chartres (Chartres) (38km) [Map]
  • Abbaye Notre Dame des Vaulx de Cernay (Cernay-la-Ville) (43km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Sainte Geneviève (Feucherolles) (46km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Orgeval) (47km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du château de Miserey (28km) [Map]
  • Parc du château de Thoiry (33km) [Map]
  • Parc du château de Groussay (33km) [Map]
  • Jardin de Claude Monet (35km) [Map]
  • Jardin du musée d’art américain (35km) [Map]
  • Domaine national de Rambouillet (36km) [Map]
  • Les jardins du château de Saint-Just (37km) [Map]
  • Domaine de Villarceaux (44km) [Map]
  • Domaine du château d'Ambleville (48km) [Map]
  • Jardins du château du Champ de Bataille (57km) [Map]
  • Jardin de la petite Rochelle (58km) [Map]
  • Arboretum d'Harcourt (61km) [Map]

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Château de Sauvage (35km) [Map]
  • Forêt de Rambouillet (42km) [Map]
  • Vaux de Cernay (43km) [Map]

Towns of Art and history

  • Rambouillet (37km) [Map]

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Thoiry (33km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Montreuil

Canton: Dreux-Ouest

Arrondissement: Dreux

Department: Eure-et-Loir

Region: Loire Valley

Postcode: 28500

Distance to Montreuil

from Chartres (prefecture): 37 km

from Paris: 73 km

from Calais: 244 km

from Nice: 724 km

from Bordeaux: 462 km

from Strasbourg: 469 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Montreuil): Abondant, Cherisy, Dreux, Louvilliers-en-Drouais, Louye, Marcilly-sur-Eure, Mesnil-sur-l'Estree, Mezieres-en-Drouais, Muzy, Saint-Georges-Motel, Sainte-Gemme-Moronval and Vert-en-Drouais.

This page in French: Visitez Montreuil