Crecy-Couve tourism and travel guide

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Visit Crecy-Couve: highlights and tourist information

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Crecy-Couve 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 28 kilometres from Chartres, the department capital (general information: Crecy-Couve is 81 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chartres Cathedral at 29 km and Chartres at 32 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Crecy-Couve, 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 Crecy-Couve 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 Crecy-Couve

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)

More information about Crecy-Couve, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Crecy-Couve, France

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

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

Crecy-Couve 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 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