Billancelles tourism and travel guide

Photo of Billancelles in Eure-et-Loir

Photo is of Chartres Cathedral at 21 km from Billancelles

Visit Billancelles: highlights and tourist information

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Billancelles 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 Billancelles in Centre-Loire Valley.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chartres Cathedral at 21 km and Chartres at 21 km.

Billancelles, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Chartres Cathedral

Chartres Cathedral

Cathedral at 21 km (direction east)

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

See Chartres Cathedral guide
Chartres

Chartres

at 21 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Chartres guide
Le Perche

Le Perche

at 33 km (direction west-south-west), in the Orne department

The peaceful countryside of the Perche Natural Regional Park has lots of opportunities to...

See Le Perche guide
Nogent-le-Rotrou

Nogent-le-Rotrou

at 34 km (direction west-south-west)

Within the Perche Regional Natural Park, in Nogent-le-Rotrou you can discover the castle and...

See Nogent-le-Rotrou guide
 
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Chateaudun

Chateaudun

National Monument at 47 km (direction south-south-east)

Both the castle and the town along the Loir River make Chateaudun an enjoyable...

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Chateau de Rambouillet

Chateau de Rambouillet

Castle at 48 km (direction east-north-east), in the Yvelines department

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

See Chateau de Rambouillet guide
Mortagne-au-Perche

Mortagne-au-Perche

at 49 km (direction west), in the Orne department

There are several places of historic interest to discover here at Mortagne-au-Perche, within the...

See Mortagne-au-Perche guide
Belleme

Belleme

at 50 km (direction west), in the Orne department

Belleme is one of several small attractive villages within the Perche Natural Regional Park...

See Belleme guide
La Ferte-Bernard

La Ferte-Bernard

at 53 km (direction west-south-west), in the Sarthe department

The medieval character and picturesque setting make La Ferté-Bernard one of our favourite towns...

See La Ferte-Bernard guide

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Markets in and near Billancelles

  • Courville-sur-Eure: market Thursday (5km)
  • La Loupe: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Senonches: market Friday (16km)
  • Luce: market Sunday (19km)
  • Chartres: market Saturday (21km)
  • Nogent-le-Roi: market Saturday (29km)
  • Maintenon: market Thursday (30km)
  • Dreux: market Wednesday & Sunday & Monday all day & Friday (30km)
  • Brou: market Wednesday (31km)
  • Nonancourt: market Wednesday (32km)

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Tourist attractions near Billancelles, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

Remarkable gardens

  • Le pré Catelan (21km)
  • Jardin de la petite Rochelle (33km)
  • Domaine national de Rambouillet (48km)
  • Parc du château de Groussay (55km)
  • Parc du château de Thoiry (60km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Château de Sauvage (40km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Rambouillet (48km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Tourouvre (43km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Moutiers (47km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Thoiry (60km)
 
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Geography and distances

Billancelles is in the eastern-center of France at 20 kilometres from Chartres, the department capital (general information: Billancelles is 93 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Billancelles

Canton: Courville-sur-Eure

Arrondissement: Chartres

Department: Eure-et-Loir

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 28190

Distance to Billancelles

from Chartres (prefecture): 20 km

from Paris: 93 km

from Calais: 278 km

from Nice: 707 km

from Bordeaux: 428 km

from Strasbourg: 481 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 Billancelles from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chuisnes, Courville-sur-Eure, Digny, Favieres, Landelles, Le Favril, Pontgouin and Saint-Arnoult-Des-Bois.

This page in French: Visiter Billancelles