Bois-le-Roi tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Evreux at 22 km from Bois-le-Roi

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Bois-le-Roi is situated in the Eure department and Normandy region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Bois-le-Roi in Normandy.

Popular places to visit nearby include Evreux at 22 km and Giverny Gardens at 27 km.

Bois-le-Roi, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 22 km (direction north-west)

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

See Evreux guide
Giverny Gardens

Giverny Gardens

Garden at 27 km (direction north-east)

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

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at 27 km (direction north-north-east)

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

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La Roche-Guyon

La Roche-Guyon

Most Beautiful Village at 32 km (direction north-east), in the Val-d'Oise department

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

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Chateau Gaillard

Chateau Gaillard

Castle at 42 km (direction north-east)

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

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Chateau de Rambouillet

Chateau de Rambouillet

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

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

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Chartres Cathedral

Chartres Cathedral

Cathedral at 48 km (direction south-south-east), in the Eure-et-Loir department

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

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Chateau de Beaumesnil

Chateau de Beaumesnil

Castle at 49 km (direction west-north-west)

The Chateau de Beaumesnil is a baroque style castle surrounded by park...

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at 51 km (direction south-south-east), in the Eure-et-Loir department

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

See Chartres guide
Chateau de Harcourt

Chateau de Harcourt

Castle at 53 km (direction west-north-west)

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

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Le Bec-Hellouin

Le Bec-Hellouin

Most Beautiful Village at 61 km (direction west-north-west)

The village of Le-Bec-Hellouin is one of the prettiest in Normandy, and...

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Markets in and near Bois-le-Roi

  • Ezy-sur-Eure: market Thursday & Sunday (5km)
  • Saint-Andre-de-l'Eure: market Friday (7km)
  • Ivry-la-Bataille: market Saturday (8km)
  • Dreux: market Wednesday & Sunday & Monday all day & Friday (14km)
  • Nonancourt: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Pacy-sur-Eure: market Thursday (17km)
  • Damville: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Houdan: market Friday (20km)
  • Evreux: market Wednesday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (23km)
  • Bonnieres-sur-Seine: market Sunday (25km)

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Tourist attractions near Bois-le-Roi, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Rambouillet Chateau (43km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Vexin Francais (49km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Notre Dame des Vaulx de Cernay (Cernay-la-Ville) (48km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du château de Miserey (18km)
  • Jardin de Claude Monet (27km)
  • Jardin du musée d’art américain (27km)
  • Les jardins du château de Saint-Just (28km)
  • Parc du château de Thoiry (33km)
  • Parc du château de Groussay (36km)
  • Domaine de Villarceaux (37km)
  • Domaine du château d'Ambleville (41km)
  • Domaine national de Rambouillet (42km)
  • Jardins du château du Champ de Bataille (49km)
  • Arboretum d'Harcourt (53km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Château de Sauvage (42km)
  • Vaux de Cernay (48km)
  • Forêt de Rambouillet (48km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Rambouillet (43km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Thoiry (33km)

Geography and distances

Bois-le-Roi is in the north of France at 22 kilometres from Evreux, the department capital (general information: Bois-le-Roi is 73 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Bois-le-Roi

Canton: Saint-André-de-l'Eure

Arrondissement: Évreux

Department: Eure

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 27220

Distance to Bois-le-Roi

from Evreux (prefecture): 22 km

from Paris: 73 km

from Calais: 235 km

from Nice: 732 km

from Bordeaux: 471 km

from Strasbourg: 470 km

Getting here

Most visitors arrive by car, often from the ferry ports at Cherbourg or Caen on the coast here For driving distances to Bois-le-Roi from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Champigny-la-Futelaye, Croth, Ezy-sur-Eure, Illiers-l'Eveque, La Couture-Boussey, Lignerolles, Marcilly-sur-Eure, Mouettes, Mousseaux-Neuville, Saint-Andre-de-l'Eure, Saint-Laurent-Des-Bois, Saussay and Sorel-Moussel.

This page in French: Visiter Bois-le-Roi