Santilly tourism and travel guide

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Visit Santilly: highlights and tourist information

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Santilly 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 45 kilometres from Chartres, the department capital (general information: Santilly is 86 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Chamerolles at 24 km and Orleans at 27 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Santilly, 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 Santilly in Centre-Loire Valley.

Note that all distances below 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 Santilly

Markets in and near Santilly

  • Toury: market Sunday (7km)
  • Angerville: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Voves: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Fleury-les-Aubrais: market Tuesday & Sunday (24km)
  • Orleans: market every day except Monday (27km)
  • Pithiviers: market Saturday all day (28km)
  • Auneau: market Friday (36km)
  • Bonneval: market Monday (36km)
  • Ouzouer-le-Marche: market Friday (37km)
  • Meung-sur-Loire: market Sunday (38km)

More information about Santilly, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Santilly, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Talcy Chateau (53km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Gatinais Francais (52km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Collegiale de Saint Martin (Etampes) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint Basile (Etampes) (39km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Etampes) (39km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Boiscommun) (40km)
  • Cathédrale de Chartres (Chartres) (44km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Benoît sur Loire (Saint-Benoit-sur-Loire Abbey) (49km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Arboretum des grandes bruyères (31km)
  • Parc Floral de la Source (34km)
  • Les prés-Culand (38km)
  • Parc de Chamarande (48km)
  • Jardin du château de Talcy (53km)
  • Parc du château de Courances (55km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Moutiers (18km)
  • Fleury-les-Aubrais (24km)
  • Saint-Jean-de-la-Ruelle (26km)
  • Olivet (32km)
  • Saint-Cyr-en-Val (36km)
  • Quiers-sur-Bezonde (45km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Santilly

Canton: Janville

Arrondissement: Chartres

Department: Eure-et-Loir

Region: Loire Valley

Postcode: 28310

Distance to Santilly

from Chartres (prefecture): 45 km

from Paris: 86 km

from Calais: 312 km

from Nice: 647 km

from Bordeaux: 413 km

from Strasbourg: 437 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Santilly): Baigneaux, Bazoches-les-Hautes, Dambron, Janville, Lion-en-Beauce, Poinville, Poupry, Ruan, Tivernon and Toury.

This page in French: Visitez Santilly