Authon-du-Perche tourism and travel guide

Photo of Authon-du-Perche in Eure-et-Loir

Visit Authon-du-Perche: highlights and tourist information

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Authon-du-Perche 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 52 kilometres from Chartres, the department capital (general information: Authon-du-Perche is 130 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Nogent-le-Rotrou at 15 km and La Ferte-Bernard at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Authon-du-Perche, 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 Authon-du-Perche in Centre-Loire Valley.

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


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Map of places to visit near Authon-du-Perche

Markets in and near Authon-du-Perche

  • La Bazoche-Gouet: market Saturday (9km)
  • Nogent-le-Rotrou: market Saturday all day (15km)
  • Le Theil: market Wednesday (17km)
  • La Ferte-Bernard: market Saturday & Monday (18km)
  • Souday: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Vibraye: market Friday (19km)
  • Brou: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Droue: market Tuesday (22km)
  • Mondoubleau: market Saturday & Monday all day (24km)
  • Remalard: market Monday (27km)

More information about Authon-du-Perche, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Authon-du-Perche, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Perche (24km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale de Chartres (Chartres) (52km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de la petite Rochelle (27km)
  • Le pré Catelan (29km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Tourouvre (47km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cogners (41km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Authon-du-Perche

Canton: Authon-du-Perche

Arrondissement: Nogent-le-Rotrou

Department: Eure-et-Loir

Region: Loire Valley

Postcode: 28330

Distance to Authon-du-Perche

from Chartres (prefecture): 52 km

from Paris: 130 km

from Calais: 314 km

from Nice: 702 km

from Bordeaux: 390 km

from Strasbourg: 508 km

Getting here

Authon-du-Perche 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 Authon-du-Perche from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Authon-du-Perche): Bethonvilliers, Charbonnieres, Coudray-Au-Perche, Les Etilleux, Saint-Ulphace and Soize.

This page in French: Visitez Authon-du-Perche