Arrou tourism and travel guide

Photo of Arrou in Eure-et-Loir

Visit Arrou: highlights and tourist information

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Arrou 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 48 kilometres from Chartres, the department capital (general information: Arrou is 124 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateaudun at 16 km and Nogent-le-Rotrou at 33 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Arrou, 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 Arrou 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 Arrou

Markets in and near Arrou

  • Droue: market Tuesday (7km)
  • La Bazoche-Gouet: market Saturday (11km)
  • Brou: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Cloyes-sur-le-Loir: market Saturday (14km)
  • Chateaudun: market Thursday all day & Saturday (16km)
  • Souday: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Mondoubleau: market Saturday & Monday all day (21km)
  • Bonneval: market Monday (22km)
  • Pezou: market Thursday (26km)
  • Vibraye: market Friday (29km)

More information about Arrou, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Arrou, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Talcy Chateau (44km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Perche (41km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale de Chartres (Chartres) (47km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le pré Catelan (24km)
  • Jardin du château de Talcy (44km)
  • Jardin du domaine de Sasnières (44km)
  • Jardin de la petite Rochelle (45km)
  • Jardins du château de Poncé (51km)
  • Les prés-Culand (52km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cogners (43km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Arrou

Canton: Cloyes-sur-le-Loir

Arrondissement: Châteaudun

Department: Eure-et-Loir

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 28290

Distance to Arrou

from Chartres (prefecture): 48 km

from Paris: 124 km

from Calais: 321 km

from Nice: 682 km

from Bordeaux: 385 km

from Strasbourg: 493 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Boisgasson, Chapelle-Royale, Chatillon-en-Dunois, Courtalain, Le Poislay and Saint-Pellerin.

This page in French: Visiter Arrou