Chauffours tourism and travel guide

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Visit Chauffours: highlights and tourist information

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Chauffours 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 12 kilometres from Chartres, the department capital (general information: Chauffours is 90 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chartres at 11 km and Chartres Cathedral at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Chauffours, 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 Chauffours 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 Chauffours

Markets in and near Chauffours

  • Luce: market Sunday (9km)
  • Courville-sur-Eure: market Thursday (10km)
  • Chartres: market Saturday (12km)
  • Bonneval: market Monday (24km)
  • Brou: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Voves: market Tuesday (25km)
  • La Loupe: market Tuesday (26km)
  • Maintenon: market Thursday (28km)
  • Senonches: market Friday (29km)
  • Nogent-le-Roi: market Saturday (31km)

More information about Chauffours, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Chauffours, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Rambouillet Chateau (45km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Perche (41km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale de Chartres (Chartres) (12km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame des Vaulx de Cernay (Cernay-la-Ville) (54km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le pré Catelan (13km)
  • Jardin de la petite Rochelle (42km)
  • Domaine national de Rambouillet (45km)
  • Parc du château de Groussay (55km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Château de Sauvage (36km)
  • Forêt de Rambouillet (49km)
  • Vaux de Cernay (54km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Rambouillet (45km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Moutiers (34km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Chauffours

Canton: Illiers-Combray

Arrondissement: Chartres

Department: Eure-et-Loir

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 28120

Distance to Chauffours

from Chartres (prefecture): 12 km

from Paris: 90 km

from Calais: 286 km

from Nice: 693 km

from Bordeaux: 422 km

from Strasbourg: 472 km

Getting here

Chauffours 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 Chauffours from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Amilly, Bailleau-le-Pin, Fontenay-sur-Eure, Meslay-le-Grenet, Mignieres, Nogent-sur-Eure, Olle, Orrouer, Saint-Georges-sur-Eure, Saint-Luperce and Sandarville.

This page in French: Visiter Chauffours