Crecy-Couve tourism and travel guide

Photo of Crecy-Couve in Eure-et-Loir

Photo is of Chartres Cathedral at 29 km from Crecy-Couve

Visit Crecy-Couve: highlights and tourist information

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Crecy-Couve 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 Crecy-Couve in Centre-Loire Valley.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chartres Cathedral at 29 km and Chartres at 32 km.

Crecy-Couve, 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 29 km (direction south-east)

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

See Chartres Cathedral guide


at 32 km (direction south-east)

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

See Chartres guide
Chateau de Rambouillet

Chateau de Rambouillet

Castle at 40 km (direction east), in the Yvelines department

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

See Chateau de Rambouillet guide


at 40 km (direction north-north-west), in the Eure department

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

See Evreux guide
Le Perche

Le Perche

at 47 km (direction west-south-west), in the Orne department

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

See Le Perche guide
Giverny Gardens

Giverny Gardens

Garden at 49 km (direction north-north-east), in the Eure department

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

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at 49 km (direction north-north-east), in the Eure department

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

See Vernon guide


at 51 km (direction south-west)

Within the Perche Regional Natural Park, in Nogent-le-Rotrou you can discover the...

See Nogent-le-Rotrou guide
La Roche-Guyon

La Roche-Guyon

Most Beautiful Village at 52 km (direction north-east), in the Val-d'Oise department

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

See La Roche-Guyon guide
Chateau de Beaumesnil

Chateau de Beaumesnil

Castle at 57 km (direction west-north-west), in the Eure department

The Chateau de Beaumesnil is a baroque style castle surrounded by park...

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Markets in and near Crecy-Couve

  • Dreux: market Wednesday & Sunday & Monday all day & Friday (10km)
  • Nonancourt: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Nogent-le-Roi: market Saturday (18km)
  • Senonches: market Friday (21km)
  • Maintenon: market Thursday (24km)
  • Ezy-sur-Eure: market Thursday & Sunday (24km)
  • Courville-sur-Eure: market Thursday (25km)
  • Saint-Andre-de-l'Eure: market Friday (26km)
  • Damville: market Tuesday (27km)
  • Houdan: market Friday (27km)

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Tourist attractions near Crecy-Couve, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Rambouillet Chateau (41km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du château de Miserey (39km)
  • Domaine national de Rambouillet (40km)
  • Le pré Catelan (41km)
  • Parc du château de Groussay (42km)
  • Parc du château de Thoiry (44km)
  • Jardin de la petite Rochelle (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Château de Sauvage (35km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Rambouillet (40km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Moutiers (55km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Thoiry (44km)

Geography and distances

Crecy-Couve is in the eastern-center of France at 28 kilometres from Chartres, the department capital (general information: Crecy-Couve is 81 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Crecy-Couve

Canton: Dreux-Ouest

Arrondissement: Dreux

Department: Eure-et-Loir

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 28500

Distance to Crecy-Couve

from Chartres (prefecture): 28 km

from Paris: 81 km

from Calais: 257 km

from Nice: 719 km

from Bordeaux: 449 km

from Strasbourg: 475 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 Crecy-Couve from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Allainville, Aunay-sous-Crecy, Boullay-les-Deux-Eglises, Chataincourt, Escorpain, Fontaine-les-Ribouts, Garancieres-en-Drouais, Garnay, Saint-Ange-et-Torcay, Saulnieres, Treon and Vernouillet.

This page in French: Visiter Crecy-Couve