Fains tourism and travel guide

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Visit Fains: highlights and tourist information

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Fains is situated in the Eure department and Normandy region, in the north of France at 18 kilometres from Evreux, the department capital (general information: Fains is 72 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Vernon at 13 km and Giverny Gardens at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Fains, 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 Fains 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 Fains

Markets in and near Fains

  • Pacy-sur-Eure: market Thursday (2km)
  • Vernon: market Wednesday & Saturday all day (12km)
  • Saint-Andre-de-l'Eure: market Friday (13km)
  • Ivry-la-Bataille: market Saturday (14km)
  • Bonnieres-sur-Seine: market Sunday (15km)
  • Ezy-sur-Eure: market Thursday & Sunday (15km)
  • Evreux: market Wednesday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (18km)
  • Gaillon: market Tuesday (19km)
  • Buchelay: market Friday (21km)
  • Mantes-la-Ville: market Thursday (24km)

More information about Fains, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Fains, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Rambouillet Chateau (51km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Vexin Francais (39km)
  • Haute Vallee de Chevreuse (57km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Saint-Gervais-Saint-Protais de Gisors (Gisors) (43km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Orgeval) (44km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Geneviève (Feucherolles) (45km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame des Vaulx de Cernay (Cernay-la-Ville) (53km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du château de Miserey (9km)
  • Les jardins du château de Saint-Just (13km)
  • Jardin du musée d’art américain (14km)
  • Jardin de Claude Monet (14km)
  • Domaine de Villarceaux (25km)
  • Domaine du château d'Ambleville (28km)
  • Parc du château de Thoiry (33km)
  • Parc du château de Groussay (40km)
  • Jardins du château de Vandrimare (43km)
  • Jardins du château du Champ de Bataille (43km)
  • Arboretum d'Harcourt (48km)
  • Domaine national de Rambouillet (50km)
  • Parc du manoir de Villers (55km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Vaux de Cernay (53km)
  • Forêt de Rambouillet (55km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Elbeuf (43km)
  • Rambouillet (51km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Thoiry (33km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Fains

Canton: Pacy-sur-Eure

Arrondissement: Évreux

Department: Eure

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 27120

Distance to Fains

from Evreux (prefecture): 18 km

from Paris: 72 km

from Calais: 220 km

from Nice: 741 km

from Bordeaux: 486 km

from Strasbourg: 468 km

Getting here

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

We have 21 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aigleville, Boisset-les-Prevanches, Boncourt, Bretagnolles, Breuilpont, Caillouet-Orgeville, Chaignes, Croisy-sur-Eure, Douains, Fresney, Gadencourt, Hardencourt-Cocherel, Hecourt, La Boissiere, Le Plessis-Hebert, Menilles, Merey, Pacy-sur-Eure, Saint-Aquilin-de-Pacy, Vaux-sur-Eure and Villegats.

This page in French: Visiter Fains