Boncourt tourism and travel guide

Photo of Boncourt in Eure-et-Loir

Photo is of Giverny Gardens at 26 km from Boncourt

Visit Boncourt: highlights and tourist information

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Boncourt 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 Boncourt in Centre-Loire Valley.

Popular places to visit nearby include Giverny Gardens at 26 km and Vernon at 27 km.

Boncourt, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Giverny Gardens

Giverny Gardens

Garden at 26 km (direction north-north-east), in the Eure department

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

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at 27 km (direction north-north-east), in the Eure department

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

See Vernon guide
La Roche-Guyon

La Roche-Guyon

Most Beautiful Village at 29 km (direction north-east), in the Val-d'Oise department

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

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at 30 km (direction west-north-west), in the Eure department

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

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Chateau de Rambouillet

Chateau de Rambouillet

Castle at 35 km (direction east-south-east), in the Yvelines department

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

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Chateau Gaillard

Chateau Gaillard

Castle at 44 km (direction east-south-east), in the Eure department

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

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Chartres Cathedral

Chartres Cathedral

Cathedral at 45 km (direction south)

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

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at 48 km (direction south)

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

See Chartres guide
Versailles Palace

Versailles Palace

Castle at 49 km (direction east), in the Yvelines department

A short distance outside central Paris, the Palais de Versailles is an enormous and...

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Chateau de Harcourt

Chateau de Harcourt

Castle at 61 km (direction west-north-west), in the Eure department

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

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Le Perche

Le Perche

at 70 km (direction west-south-west), in the Orne department

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

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Markets in and near Boncourt

  • Ezy-sur-Eure: market Thursday & Sunday (3km)
  • Ivry-la-Bataille: market Saturday (4km)
  • Houdan: market Friday (12km)
  • Dreux: market Wednesday & Sunday & Monday all day & Friday (14km)
  • Saint-Andre-de-l'Eure: market Friday (15km)
  • Pacy-sur-Eure: market Thursday (20km)
  • Nonancourt: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Buchelay: market Friday (21km)
  • Bonnieres-sur-Seine: market Sunday (23km)
  • Nogent-le-Roi: market Saturday (23km)

More information about Boncourt, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Boncourt, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Rambouillet Chateau (35km)
  • Villa Savoye (42km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haute Vallee de Chevreuse (43km)
  • Vexin Francais (43km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Sainte Geneviève (Feucherolles) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Orgeval) (39km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame des Vaulx de Cernay (Cernay-la-Ville) (39km)
  • Collégiale Notre-Dame (Poissy) (43km)
  • Cathédrale de Chartres (Chartres) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du château de Miserey (24km)
  • Parc du château de Thoiry (25km)
  • Jardin de Claude Monet (26km)
  • Jardin du musée d’art américain (26km)
  • Parc du château de Groussay (28km)
  • Les jardins du château de Saint-Just (29km)
  • Domaine de Villarceaux (34km)
  • Domaine national de Rambouillet (35km)
  • Domaine du château d'Ambleville (38km)
  • Parc du château de Breteuil (45km)
  • Jardins du château du Champ de Bataille (56km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Château de Sauvage (36km)
  • Vaux de Cernay (39km)
  • Forêt de Rambouillet (40km)
  • Vallée de Chevreuse (45km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Rambouillet (35km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Thoiry (25km)

Geography and distances

Boncourt is in the eastern-center of France at 44 kilometres from Chartres, the department capital (general information: Boncourt is 65 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Boncourt

Canton: Anet

Arrondissement: Dreux

Department: Eure-et-Loir

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 28260

Distance to Boncourt

from Chartres (prefecture): 44 km

from Paris: 65 km

from Calais: 235 km

from Nice: 725 km

from Bordeaux: 472 km

from Strasbourg: 462 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 Boncourt from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Anet, Bercheres-sur-Vesgre, Croth, Ezy-sur-Eure, Ivry-la-Bataille, La Chaussee-d'Ivry, La Couture-Boussey, Le Mesnil-Simon, Oulins, Rouvres, Saint-Ouen-Marchefroy, Saussay and Sorel-Moussel.

This page in French: Visiter Boncourt