Chateauneuf-en-Thymerais tourism and travel guide

Photo of Chateauneuf-en-Thymerais in Eure-et-Loir

Visit Chateauneuf-en-Thymerais: highlights and tourist information

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Chateauneuf-en-Thymerais 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 23 kilometres from Chartres, the department capital (general information: Chateauneuf-en-Thymerais is 87 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chartres Cathedral at 23 km and Chartres at 25 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Chateauneuf-en-Thymerais, 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 Chateauneuf-en-Thymerais in Centre-Loire Valley.

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

 
 

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Eure-et-Loir

Map of places to visit near Chateauneuf-en-Thymerais

Markets in and near Chateauneuf-en-Thymerais

  • Courville-sur-Eure: market Thursday (15km)
  • Senonches: market Friday (15km)
  • Dreux: market Wednesday & Sunday & Monday all day & Friday (20km)
  • La Loupe: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Nonancourt: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Nogent-le-Roi: market Saturday (22km)
  • Luce: market Sunday (23km)
  • Chartres: market Saturday (24km)
  • Maintenon: market Thursday (25km)
  • Verneuil-sur-Avre: market Saturday (29km)

More information about Chateauneuf-en-Thymerais, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Chateauneuf-en-Thymerais, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Chateauneuf-en-Thymerais.

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Rambouillet Chateau (44km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Perche (39km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale de Chartres (Chartres) (23km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le pré Catelan (31km)
  • Jardin de la petite Rochelle (38km)
  • Domaine national de Rambouillet (43km)
  • Parc du château de Groussay (48km)
  • Parc du château de Thoiry (51km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Château de Sauvage (37km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Rambouillet (43km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Tourouvre (43km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Moutiers (51km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Thoiry (51km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Chateauneuf-en-Thymerais

Canton: Châteauneuf-en-Thymerais

Arrondissement: Dreux

Department: Eure-et-Loir

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 28170

Distance to Chateauneuf-en-Thymerais

from Chartres (prefecture): 23 km

from Paris: 87 km

from Calais: 267 km

from Nice: 714 km

from Bordeaux: 439 km

from Strasbourg: 478 km

Getting here

Chateauneuf-en-Thymerais 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 Chateauneuf-en-Thymerais from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ardelles, Favieres, Saint-Jean-de-Rebervilliers, Saint-Maixme-Hauterive, Saint-Sauveur-Marville and Thimert-Gatelles.

This page in French: Visiter Chateauneuf-en-Thymerais