Billancelles tourism and travel guide

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Visit Billancelles: highlights and tourist information

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Billancelles 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 20 kilometres from Chartres, the department capital (general information: Billancelles is 93 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chartres Cathedral at 21 km and Chartres at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Billancelles, 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 Billancelles 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 Billancelles

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)

More information about Billancelles, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Billancelles, France

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

  • Perche (33km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale de Chartres (Chartres) (21km)

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)
 
 

Geography and distances

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

Billancelles 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 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