Santilly tourism and travel guide
Visit Santilly: highlights and tourist information
Santilly is situated in the Eure-et-Loir (Loire Valley region) in the eastern-center of France at 45 km from Chartres, the department capital. (General information: Santilly is 86 km from Paris).
Santilly, France: places to visit and attractions
Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Santilly. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.
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Map of places to visit near Santilly
More information about Santilly & region
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)
Tourist attractions to visit near Santilly, 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 Santilly and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.
Heritage sites Chartres Cathedral (44km)
National Monuments Talcy Chateau (53km)
Regional Natural Parcs Gatinais Francais (52km)
Churches or other 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)
Towns of Art and history Orleans (27km); Etampes (39km)
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
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
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.
This page in French: Visitez Santilly