Location: Sours is situated in the Eure-et-Loir (Loire Valley region) in the eastern-center of France at 10 km from Chartres, the department capital. (General information: Sours is 74 km from Paris).
Note: The photo above was taken in Chartres at 8 km from Sours
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Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend close to Sours. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.
If you are planning a visit we suggest you see our hotel search (from a leading hotel agent and with a great selection of hotels and a best price promise).
For a longer visit popular choices include holiday apartments - we suggest holiday villages in 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 Sours and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.
Heritage sites Chartres Cathedral (9km)
National Monuments Rambouillet Chateau (31km)
Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Chateaudun (42km)
Regional Natural Parcs Haute Vallee de Chevreuse (40km)
Churches or other religious monuments Cathédrale de Chartres (Chartres) (9km); Abbaye Notre Dame des Vaulx de Cernay (Cernay-la-Ville) (39km); Collegiale de Saint Martin (Etampes) (40km); Notre Dame de Port Royal des Champs (Magny-les-Hameaux) (50km)
Remarkable gardens Le pré Catelan (29km); Domaine national de Rambouillet (31km); Parc du château de Breteuil (43km)
Sites of natural beauty Château de Sauvage (22km); Forêt de Rambouillet (33km); Vaux de Cernay (39km); Vallée de Chevreuse (45km)
Towns of Art and history Rambouillet (31km)
Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Moutiers (18km)
Region: Loire Valley
from Chartres (local prefecture): 10 km
from Paris: 74 km
from Calais: 283 km
from Nice: 682 km
from Bordeaux: 431 km
from Strasbourg: 453 km
Eure-et-Loir 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 Sours from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
This page in French: Visitez Sours