Tillay-le-Peneux tourism and travel guide

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

Visit Tillay-le-Peneux: highlights and tourist information

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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 Cathedral of Sainte-Croix, Orleans at 31 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

  • 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 as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Tillay-le-Peneux): Allaines-Mervilliers, Baigneaux, Bazoches-les-Hautes, Germignonville, Loigny-la-Bataille and Lumeau.

This page in French: Visitez Tillay-le-Peneux