Saulnieres tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saulnieres in Eure-et-Loir

Visit Saulnieres: highlights and tourist information

Saulnieres 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 28 km from Chartres, the department capital. (General information: Saulnieres is 82 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chartres Cathedral at 29 km and Chartres at 31 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saulnieres, France: places to visit and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Saulnieres 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 Saulnieres

Markets in and near Saulnieres

Local markets

  • Dreux: market Wednesday & Sunday & Monday all day & Friday (11km)
  • Nonancourt: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Nogent-le-Roi: market Saturday (19km)
  • Senonches: market Friday (20km)
  • Courville-sur-Eure: market Thursday (24km)
  • Maintenon: market Thursday (24km)
  • Ezy-sur-Eure: market Thursday & Sunday (25km)
  • Verneuil-sur-Avre: market Saturday (27km)
  • Damville: market Tuesday (27km)
  • Saint-Andre-de-l'Eure: market Friday (27km)

More information about Saulnieres, Loire Valley

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Rambouillet Chateau (41km) [Map]

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Perche (46km) [Map]

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale de Chartres (Chartres) (28km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Le pré Catelan (40km) [Map]
  • Domaine national de Rambouillet (40km) [Map]
  • Les jardins du château de Miserey (40km) [Map]
  • Parc du château de Groussay (42km) [Map]
  • Parc du château de Thoiry (45km) [Map]
  • Jardin de la petite Rochelle (45km) [Map]

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Château de Sauvage (36km) [Map]

Towns of Art and history

  • Rambouillet (41km) [Map]

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Moutiers (55km) [Map]

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Thoiry (45km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saulnieres

Canton: Dreux-Ouest

Arrondissement: Dreux

Department: Eure-et-Loir

Region: Loire Valley

Postcode: 28500

Distance to Saulnieres

from Chartres (prefecture): 28 km

from Paris: 82 km

from Calais: 258 km

from Nice: 719 km

from Bordeaux: 448 km

from Strasbourg: 476 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Saulnieres): Aunay-sous-Crecy, Boullay-les-Deux-Eglises, Chataincourt, Crecy-Couve, Fontaine-les-Ribouts, Garancieres-en-Drouais, Garnay, Saint-Ange-et-Torcay, Saint-Jean-de-Rebervilliers and Treon.

This page in French: Visitez Saulnieres