Bouglainval tourism and travel guide

Photo of Bouglainval in Eure-et-Loir

Photo is of Chartres Cathedral at 13 km from Bouglainval

Visit Bouglainval: highlights and tourist information

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Bouglainval 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 Bouglainval in Centre-Loire Valley.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chartres Cathedral at 13 km and Chartres at 16 km.

Bouglainval, 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 13 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Chartres Cathedral guide


at 16 km (direction south)

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

See Chartres guide
Chateau de Rambouillet

Chateau de Rambouillet

Castle at 25 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
Versailles Palace

Versailles Palace

Castle at 53 km (direction east-north-east), in the Yvelines department

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

See Versailles Palace guide

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Map of places to visit near Bouglainval


Markets in and near Bouglainval

  • Maintenon: market Thursday (6km)
  • Nogent-le-Roi: market Saturday (10km)
  • Chartres: market Saturday (13km)
  • Luce: market Sunday (15km)
  • Dreux: market Wednesday & Sunday & Monday all day & Friday (22km)
  • Auneau: market Friday (22km)
  • Courville-sur-Eure: market Thursday (23km)
  • Houdan: market Friday (26km)
  • Nonancourt: market Wednesday (33km)
  • Voves: market Tuesday (33km)

More information about Bouglainval, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Bouglainval, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Rambouillet Chateau (25km)
  • Villa Savoye (55km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haute Vallee de Chevreuse (37km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale de Chartres (Chartres) (13km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame des Vaulx de Cernay (Cernay-la-Ville) (34km)
  • Notre Dame de Port Royal des Champs (Magny-les-Hameaux) (46km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Geneviève (Feucherolles) (48km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Orgeval) (52km)
  • Eglise de Saint Etienne (Mareil-Marly) (55km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin et Saint Blaise (Louveciennes) (55km)
  • Collégiale Notre-Dame (Poissy) (56km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Domaine national de Rambouillet (25km)
  • Parc du château de Groussay (33km)
  • Le pré Catelan (35km)
  • Parc du château de Thoiry (40km)
  • Parc du château de Breteuil (40km)
  • Parc de Versailles (52km)
  • Potager du roi, Versailles (52km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Germain-en-Laye (57km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Château de Sauvage (17km)
  • Forêt de Rambouillet (30km)
  • Vaux de Cernay (34km)
  • Vallée de Chevreuse (41km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Rambouillet (25km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Moutiers (36km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Thoiry (40km)

Geography and distances

Bouglainval is in the eastern-center of France at 12 kilometres from Chartres, the department capital (general information: Bouglainval is 70 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Bouglainval

Canton: Maintenon

Arrondissement: Chartres

Department: Eure-et-Loir

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 28130

Distance to Bouglainval

from Chartres (prefecture): 12 km

from Paris: 70 km

from Calais: 267 km

from Nice: 699 km

from Bordeaux: 444 km

from Strasbourg: 459 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 Bouglainval from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bercheres-Saint-Germain, Challet, Chartainvilliers, Jouy, Maintenon, Neron, Pierres, Poisvilliers, Saint-Piat, Serazereux and Soulaires.

This page in French: Visiter Bouglainval