Douains tourism and travel guide

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Visit Douains: highlights and tourist information

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Douains is situated in the Eure department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 21 kilometres from Evreux, the department capital (general information: Douains is 70 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Vernon at 7 km and Giverny Gardens at 8 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Douains, 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 Douains in Normandy.

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

 
 

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Eure

Map of places to visit near Douains

Markets in and near Douains

  • Pacy-sur-Eure: market Thursday (4km)
  • Vernon: market Wednesday & Saturday all day (6km)
  • Bonnieres-sur-Seine: market Sunday (11km)
  • Gaillon: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Ivry-la-Bataille: market Saturday (18km)
  • Saint-Andre-de-l'Eure: market Friday (19km)
  • Buchelay: market Friday (19km)
  • Ezy-sur-Eure: market Thursday & Sunday (19km)
  • Evreux: market Wednesday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (21km)
  • Mantes-la-Jolie: market Wednesday & Saturday (22km)

More information about Douains, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Douains, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

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National Monuments

  • Villa Savoye (45km)
  • Rambouillet Chateau (53km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Vexin Francais (35km)
  • Haute Vallee de Chevreuse (58km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Saint-Gervais-Saint-Protais de Gisors (Gisors) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Orgeval) (42km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Geneviève (Feucherolles) (44km)
  • Collégiale Notre-Dame (Poissy) (46km)
  • Abbaye Saint Germer de Fly (Saint-Germer-de-Fly) (52km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame des Vaulx de Cernay (Cernay-la-Ville) (54km)
  • Abbaye Saint Georges de Boscherville (Saint-Martin-de-Boscherville) (56km)
  • Abbaye de Jumièges (Jumieges) (62km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du château de Saint-Just (8km)
  • Jardin du musée d’art américain (8km)
  • Jardin de Claude Monet (9km)
  • Les jardins du château de Miserey (12km)
  • Domaine de Villarceaux (20km)
  • Domaine du château d'Ambleville (23km)
  • Parc du château de Thoiry (33km)
  • Jardins du château de Vandrimare (38km)
  • Parc du château de Groussay (41km)
  • Jardins du château du Champ de Bataille (44km)
  • Jardin Plume (46km)
  • Domaine national de Rambouillet (52km)
  • Parc du manoir de Villers (53km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Georges (56km)
  • Parc du château de Breteuil (59km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle régionale des Larris et Tourbières de Saint-Pierre-es-Champs (49km)
  • Vaux de Cernay (54km)
  • Vallée de Chevreuse (58km)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

  • Elbeuf (41km)
  • Rouen (51km)
  • Rambouillet (53km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Thoiry (33km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Douains

Canton: Vernon-Sud

Arrondissement: Évreux

Department: Eure

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 27120

Distance to Douains

from Evreux (prefecture): 21 km

from Paris: 70 km

from Calais: 214 km

from Nice: 743 km

from Bordeaux: 491 km

from Strasbourg: 465 km

Getting here

Douains is in the north of France. Most visitors arrive by car, often from the ferry ports at Cherbourg or Caen on the coast here For driving distances to Douains from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aigleville, Blaru, Chaignes, Chaufour-les-Bonnieres, Cravent, Fains, Gadencourt, Houlbec-Cocherel, La Heuniere, Le Plessis-Hebert, Menilles, Mercey, Pacy-sur-Eure, Saint-Aquilin-de-Pacy, Saint-Vincent-Des-Bois, Vernon and Villegats.

This page in French: Visiter Douains