Courtalain tourism and travel guide

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Visit Courtalain: highlights and tourist information

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Courtalain 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 49 kilometres from Chartres, the department capital (general information: Courtalain is 124 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateaudun at 15 km and Vendome at 32 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Courtalain, 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 Courtalain 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 Courtalain

Markets in and near Courtalain

  • Droue: market Tuesday (6km)
  • Cloyes-sur-le-Loir: market Saturday (12km)
  • La Bazoche-Gouet: market Saturday (13km)
  • Chateaudun: market Thursday all day & Saturday (15km)
  • Brou: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Souday: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Mondoubleau: market Saturday & Monday all day (21km)
  • Bonneval: market Monday (22km)
  • Pezou: market Thursday (24km)
  • Vibraye: market Friday (30km)

More information about Courtalain, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Courtalain, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Talcy Chateau (41km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Perche (44km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale de Chartres (Chartres) (48km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le pré Catelan (26km)
  • Jardin du château de Talcy (41km)
  • Jardin du domaine de Sasnières (43km)
  • Jardin de la petite Rochelle (47km)
  • Les prés-Culand (50km)
  • Jardins du château de Poncé (50km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Cogners (43km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Courtalain

Canton: Cloyes-sur-le-Loir

Arrondissement: Châteaudun

Department: Eure-et-Loir

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 28290

Distance to Courtalain

from Chartres (prefecture): 49 km

from Paris: 124 km

from Calais: 323 km

from Nice: 679 km

from Bordeaux: 384 km

from Strasbourg: 492 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arrou, Boisgasson, Chatillon-en-Dunois, Droue, Langey, Le Poislay and Saint-Pellerin.

This page in French: Visiter Courtalain