Evreux tourism and travel guide

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Visit Evreux: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: In Evreux it is the two religious monuments - the cathedral and the bishop's palace - that are the principal attractions

Evreux is situated in the Eure department and Normandy region.

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Evreux. For detailed visitor information see the Evreux travel guide.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Evreux in Normandy.

Popular places to visit nearby include Giverny Gardens at 29 km and Chateau de Harcourt at 31 km.

Evreux, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 27 km (direction east)

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

See Vernon guide
Giverny Gardens

Giverny Gardens

Garden at 29 km (direction east)

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

See Giverny Gardens guide
Chateau de Harcourt

Chateau de Harcourt

Castle at 31 km (direction west-north-west)

The Chateau de Harcourt in Eure is a medieval castle now restored...

See Chateau de Harcourt guide
Chateau Gaillard

Chateau Gaillard

Castle at 31 km (direction north-east)

The evocative ruins of Chateau Gaillard, built in the 12th century by...

See Chateau Gaillard guide
Chateau de Beaumesnil

Chateau de Beaumesnil

Castle at 31 km (direction west)

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

See Chateau de Beaumesnil guide
La Roche-Guyon

La Roche-Guyon

Most Beautiful Village at 37 km (direction 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
Le Bec-Hellouin

Le Bec-Hellouin

Most Beautiful Village at 38 km (direction west-north-west)

The village of Le-Bec-Hellouin is one of the prettiest in Normandy, and...

See Le Bec-Hellouin guide
La Bouille

La Bouille

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

You will enjoy a stroll along the banks of the Seine river...

See La Bouille guide


at 47 km (direction north-north-west), in the Seine-Maritime department

The cathedral and cobbled streets in the old town are just two...

See Rouen guide


Most Beautiful Village at 48 km (direction north-east)

The half-timbered buildings in the village of Lyons-la-Foret make it one of...

See Lyons-la-Foret guide
Jumieges Abbey

Jumieges Abbey

Abbey at 51 km (direction north-west), in the Seine-Maritime department

The extensive ruins of Jumieges Abbey are one of the most visited...

See Jumieges Abbey guide


at 58 km (direction west-north-west)

The canals and rivers are the highlight in Pont Audemer, famous for...

See Pont-Audemer guide
Chateau de Rambouillet

Chateau de Rambouillet

Castle at 65 km (direction east-south-east), in the Yvelines department

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

See Chateau de Rambouillet guide

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Markets in and near Evreux

Market days in Evreux: weekly market: Wednesday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday;

  • Evreux: market Wednesday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (0km)
  • Conches-en-Ouche: market Thursday (16km)
  • Saint-Andre-de-l'Eure: market Friday (16km)
  • Pacy-sur-Eure: market Thursday (18km)
  • Damville: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Gaillon: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Louviers: market Saturday (21km)
  • Le Neubourg: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Vernon: market Wednesday & Saturday all day (25km)
  • La Ferriere-sur-Risle: market Sunday (26km)

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Tourist attractions near Evreux, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du château de Miserey (10km)
  • Les jardins du château de Saint-Just (24km)
  • Jardins du château du Champ de Bataille (26km)
  • Jardin du musée d’art américain (29km)
  • Jardin de Claude Monet (30km)
  • Arboretum d'Harcourt (30km)
  • Domaine de Villarceaux (41km)
  • Jardins du château de Vandrimare (43km)
  • Domaine du château d'Ambleville (43km)
  • Parc du manoir de Villers (44km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Towns of Art and history

  • Elbeuf (31km)

Geography and distances

Evreux is in the north of France - it is the prefecture (capital) of the Eure department (general information: Evreux is 90 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Evreux

Canton: Évreux

Arrondissement: Évreux

Department: Eure

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 27000

Distance to Evreux

from Evreux (prefecture): 1 km

from Paris: 90 km

from Calais: 220 km

from Nice: 755 km

from Bordeaux: 483 km

from Strasbourg: 486 km

Getting here

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

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Angerville-la-Campagne, Arnieres-sur-Iton, Aviron, Fauville, Gauville-la-Campagne, Gravigny, Guichainville, Huest, Le Mesnil-Fuguet, Les Baux-Sainte-Croix, Parville, Saint-Martin-la-Campagne and Saint-Sebastien-de-Morsent.

This page in French: Visiter Evreux