Saint-Prest tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Prest: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Prest 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 5 kilometres from Chartres, the department capital (general information: Saint-Prest is 72 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chartres Cathedral at 6 km and Chartres at 9 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Prest, 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 Saint-Prest 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 Saint-Prest

Markets in and near Saint-Prest

  • Chartres: market Saturday (6km)
  • Luce: market Sunday (9km)
  • Maintenon: market Thursday (12km)
  • Nogent-le-Roi: market Saturday (17km)
  • Auneau: market Friday (18km)
  • Courville-sur-Eure: market Thursday (22km)
  • Voves: market Tuesday (26km)
  • Dreux: market Wednesday & Sunday & Monday all day & Friday (29km)
  • Houdan: market Friday (33km)
  • Dourdan: market Wednesday & Saturday (36km)

More information about Saint-Prest, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Saint-Prest, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Rambouillet Chateau (28km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haute Vallee de Chevreuse (38km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale de Chartres (Chartres) (6km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame des Vaulx de Cernay (Cernay-la-Ville) (37km)
  • Collegiale de Saint Martin (Etampes) (45km)
  • Notre Dame de Port Royal des Champs (Magny-les-Hameaux) (48km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Geneviève (Feucherolles) (53km)
  • Eglise de Saint Etienne (Mareil-Marly) (59km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin et Saint Blaise (Louveciennes) (59km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Bougival) (61km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Domaine national de Rambouillet (27km)
  • Le pré Catelan (30km)
  • Parc du château de Groussay (38km)
  • Parc du château de Breteuil (42km)
  • Parc du château de Thoiry (46km)
  • Parc de Versailles (55km)
  • Potager du roi, Versailles (55km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Germain-en-Laye (61km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Château de Sauvage (19km)
  • Forêt de Rambouillet (31km)
  • Vaux de Cernay (37km)
  • Vallée de Chevreuse (44km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Rambouillet (27km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Moutiers (28km)
  • Le Vesinet (63km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Thoiry (46km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Prest

Canton: Chartres-Nord-Est

Arrondissement: Chartres

Department: Eure-et-Loir

Region: Loire Valley

Postcode: 28300

Distance to Saint-Prest

from Chartres (prefecture): 5 km

from Paris: 72 km

from Calais: 274 km

from Nice: 692 km

from Bordeaux: 437 km

from Strasbourg: 458 km

Getting here

Saint-Prest 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 Saint-Prest from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Saint-Prest): Bercheres-Saint-Germain, Champhol, Chartainvilliers, Chartres, Chartres Cathedral, Coltainville, Gasville-Oiseme, Jouy, Leves, Mainvilliers, Nogent-le-Phaye, Poisvilliers and Soulaires.

This page in French: Visitez Saint-Prest