Tillay-le-Peneux tourism and travel guide

Photo of Tillay-le-Peneux in Eure-et-Loir

Visit Tillay-le-Peneux: highlights and tourist information

Tillay-le-Peneux 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 39 km from Chartres, the department capital. (General information: Tillay-le-Peneux is 88 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Orleans at 30 km and Chartres at 36 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Tillay-le-Peneux, France: places to visit and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Tillay-le-Peneux 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 Tillay-le-Peneux

Markets in and near Tillay-le-Peneux

Local markets

  • Toury: market Sunday (13km)
  • Voves: market Tuesday (16km)
  • Angerville: market Tuesday (24km)
  • Fleury-les-Aubrais: market Tuesday & Sunday (28km)
  • Bonneval: market Monday (29km)
  • Orleans: market every day except Monday (30km)
  • Ouzouer-le-Marche: market Friday (33km)
  • Auneau: market Friday (33km)
  • Chateaudun: market Thursday all day & Saturday (34km)
  • Pithiviers: market Saturday all day (35km)

More information about Tillay-le-Peneux, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions to visit near Tillay-le-Peneux, 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 Tillay-le-Peneux and wondering what to do next!

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Talcy Chateau (50km) [Map]

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale de Chartres (Chartres) (38km) [Map]
  • Collegiale de Saint Martin (Etampes) (40km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Saint Basile (Etampes) (42km) [Map]
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Etampes) (42km) [Map]
  • Abbaye de Saint Benoît sur Loire (Saint-Benoit-sur-Loire Abbey) (56km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc Floral de la Source (37km)
  • Les prés-Culand (37km) [Map]
  • Arboretum des grandes bruyères (38km) [Map]
  • Le pré Catelan (42km) [Map]
  • Jardin du château de Talcy (50km) [Map]
  • Parc de Chamarande (51km) [Map]

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Moutiers (15km) [Map]
  • Fleury-les-Aubrais (28km) [Map]
  • Saint-Jean-de-la-Ruelle (29km) [Map]
  • Olivet (34km) [Map]
  • Saint-Cyr-en-Val (39km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Tillay-le-Peneux

Canton: Orgères-en-Beauce

Arrondissement: Châteaudun

Department: Eure-et-Loir

Region: Loire Valley

Postcode: 28140

Distance to Tillay-le-Peneux

from Chartres (prefecture): 39 km

from Paris: 88 km

from Calais: 310 km

from Nice: 653 km

from Bordeaux: 411 km

from Strasbourg: 444 km

Getting here

Tillay-le-Peneux 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 Tillay-le-Peneux from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Tillay-le-Peneux): Allaines-Mervilliers, Baigneaux, Bazoches-les-Hautes, Germignonville, Loigny-la-Bataille and Lumeau.

This page in French: Visitez Tillay-le-Peneux