Anet tourism and travel guide

Photo of Anet in Eure-et-Loir

Photo is of Giverny Gardens at 25 km from Anet

Visit Anet: highlights and tourist information

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Anet is situated in the Eure-et-Loir department and Centre-Loire Valley region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Anet in Centre-Loire Valley.

Popular places to visit nearby include Giverny Gardens at 25 km and Vernon at 26 km.

Anet, France: places to visit and attractions

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

Giverny Gardens

Giverny Gardens

Garden at 25 km (direction north-north-east), in the Eure department

The most famous, most visited, and perhaps most attractive gardens in France, as painted...

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at 26 km (direction north-north-east), in the Eure department

Vernon has an attractive historic centre and sits on the banks of the River...

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at 28 km (direction west-north-west), in the Eure department

In Evreux it is the two religious monuments - the cathedral and the bishop's...

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La Roche-Guyon

La Roche-Guyon

Most Beautiful Village at 28 km (direction north-east), in the Val-d'Oise department

At La Roche-Guyon, a 'plus beau village de France', you can exlore a pretty...

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Chateau de Rambouillet

Chateau de Rambouillet

Castle at 36 km (direction east-south-east), in the Yvelines department

Once a Royal castle, the Chateau de Rambouillet is now the summer residence for...

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Chateau Gaillard

Chateau Gaillard

Castle at 42 km (direction east-south-east), in the Eure department

The evocative ruins of Chateau Gaillard, built in the 12th century by Richard the...

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Chartres Cathedral

Chartres Cathedral

Cathedral at 46 km (direction south)

The 13th century cathedral in Chartres is generally considered to be one of the...

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at 49 km (direction south)

Although most famous for its cathedral, you will also find plenty to explore elsewhere...

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Versailles Palace

Versailles Palace

Castle at 50 km (direction east), in the Yvelines department

A short distance outside central Paris, the Palais de Versailles is an enormous and...

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Chateau de Harcourt

Chateau de Harcourt

Castle at 59 km (direction west-north-west), in the Eure department

The Chateau de Harcourt in Eure is a medieval castle now restored and surrounded...

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Markets in and near Anet

  • Ezy-sur-Eure: market Thursday & Sunday (2km)
  • Ivry-la-Bataille: market Saturday (3km)
  • Saint-Andre-de-l'Eure: market Friday (13km)
  • Houdan: market Friday (14km)
  • Dreux: market Wednesday & Sunday & Monday all day & Friday (15km)
  • Pacy-sur-Eure: market Thursday (18km)
  • Nonancourt: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Buchelay: market Friday (21km)
  • Bonnieres-sur-Seine: market Sunday (22km)
  • Mantes-la-Ville: market Thursday (23km)

More information about Anet, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Anet, France

What to do at Anet? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Anet.

Most beautiful villages in France

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National Monuments

  • Rambouillet Chateau (37km)
  • Villa Savoye (43km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Vexin Francais (43km)
  • Haute Vallee de Chevreuse (45km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Sainte Geneviève (Feucherolles) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Orgeval) (40km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame des Vaulx de Cernay (Cernay-la-Ville) (41km)
  • Collégiale Notre-Dame (Poissy) (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du château de Miserey (22km)
  • Jardin de Claude Monet (25km)
  • Jardin du musée d’art américain (25km)
  • Parc du château de Thoiry (26km)
  • Les jardins du château de Saint-Just (28km)
  • Parc du château de Groussay (29km)
  • Domaine de Villarceaux (34km)
  • Domaine national de Rambouillet (36km)
  • Domaine du château d'Ambleville (37km)
  • Parc du château de Breteuil (47km)
  • Jardins du château du Champ de Bataille (55km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Château de Sauvage (38km)
  • Vaux de Cernay (41km)
  • Forêt de Rambouillet (42km)
  • Vallée de Chevreuse (47km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Rambouillet (37km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Thoiry (26km)

Geography and distances

Anet is in the eastern-center of France at 45 kilometres from Chartres, the department capital (general information: Anet is 66 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Anet

Canton: Anet

Arrondissement: Dreux

Department: Eure-et-Loir

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 28260

Distance to Anet

from Chartres (prefecture): 45 km

from Paris: 66 km

from Calais: 234 km

from Nice: 727 km

from Bordeaux: 473 km

from Strasbourg: 463 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Boncourt, Croth, Ezy-sur-Eure, Garennes-sur-Eure, Ivry-la-Bataille, La Chaussee-d'Ivry, La Couture-Boussey, Mouettes, Oulins, Rouvres, Saussay and Sorel-Moussel.

This page in French: Visiter Anet