Abondant tourism and travel guide

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Visit Abondant: highlights and tourist information

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Abondant is situated in the Eure-et-Loir department and Loire Valley region (now part of the Centre-Loire Valley region), in the eastern-center of France at 37 kilometres from Chartres, the department capital (general information: Abondant is 67 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Giverny Gardens at 33 km and Evreux at 34 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Abondant, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Abondant in Centre-Loire Valley.

Note that all distances below 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 Abondant

Markets in and near Abondant

  • Dreux: market Wednesday & Sunday & Monday all day & Friday (7km)
  • Ezy-sur-Eure: market Thursday & Sunday (9km)
  • Ivry-la-Bataille: market Saturday (11km)
  • Houdan: market Friday (12km)
  • Nogent-le-Roi: market Saturday (17km)
  • Nonancourt: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Saint-Andre-de-l'Eure: market Friday (18km)
  • Maintenon: market Thursday (24km)
  • Pacy-sur-Eure: market Thursday (26km)
  • Buchelay: market Friday (27km)

More information about Abondant, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Abondant, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Abondant.

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Rambouillet Chateau (33km)
  • Villa Savoye (46km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haute Vallee de Chevreuse (42km)
  • Vexin Francais (49km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale de Chartres (Chartres) (38km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame des Vaulx de Cernay (Cernay-la-Ville) (38km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Geneviève (Feucherolles) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Orgeval) (42km)
  • Collégiale Notre-Dame (Poissy) (47km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Thoiry (28km)
  • Parc du château de Groussay (28km)
  • Les jardins du château de Miserey (29km)
  • Domaine national de Rambouillet (32km)
  • Jardin de Claude Monet (33km)
  • Jardin du musée d’art américain (33km)
  • Les jardins du château de Saint-Just (36km)
  • Domaine de Villarceaux (41km)
  • Parc du château de Breteuil (44km)
  • Domaine du château d'Ambleville (45km)
  • Jardins du château du Champ de Bataille (60km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Château de Sauvage (31km)
  • Forêt de Rambouillet (38km)
  • Vaux de Cernay (38km)
  • Vallée de Chevreuse (45km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Rambouillet (32km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Thoiry (28km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Abondant

Canton: Anet

Arrondissement: Dreux

Department: Eure-et-Loir

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 28570

Distance to Abondant

from Chartres (prefecture): 37 km

from Paris: 67 km

from Calais: 243 km

from Nice: 721 km

from Bordeaux: 465 km

from Strasbourg: 464 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cherisy, Dreux, Germainville, Marchezais, Montreuil, Saint-Georges-Motel, Sainte-Gemme-Moronval and Serville.

This page in French: Visiter Abondant