Fontaine-les-Ribouts tourism and travel guide

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Visit Fontaine-les-Ribouts: highlights and tourist information

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Fontaine-les-Ribouts 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: Fontaine-les-Ribouts is 83 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chartres Cathedral at 29 km and Chartres at 31 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Fontaine-les-Ribouts, 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 Fontaine-les-Ribouts 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 Fontaine-les-Ribouts

Markets in and near Fontaine-les-Ribouts

  • Dreux: market Wednesday & Sunday & Monday all day & Friday (13km)
  • Nonancourt: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Senonches: market Friday (19km)
  • Nogent-le-Roi: market Saturday (20km)
  • Courville-sur-Eure: market Thursday (23km)
  • Maintenon: market Thursday (25km)
  • Verneuil-sur-Avre: market Saturday (26km)
  • Ezy-sur-Eure: market Thursday & Sunday (26km)
  • La Loupe: market Tuesday (27km)
  • Damville: market Tuesday (27km)

More information about Fontaine-les-Ribouts, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Fontaine-les-Ribouts, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Rambouillet Chateau (42km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

Remarkable gardens

  • Le pré Catelan (39km)
  • Les jardins du château de Miserey (41km)
  • Domaine national de Rambouillet (41km)
  • Jardin de la petite Rochelle (43km)
  • Parc du château de Groussay (44km)
  • Parc du château de Thoiry (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Château de Sauvage (37km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Rambouillet (42km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Tourouvre (45km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Moutiers (55km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Thoiry (46km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Fontaine-les-Ribouts

Canton: Châteauneuf-en-Thymerais

Arrondissement: Dreux

Department: Eure-et-Loir

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 28170

Distance to Fontaine-les-Ribouts

from Chartres (prefecture): 28 km

from Paris: 83 km

from Calais: 259 km

from Nice: 719 km

from Bordeaux: 447 km

from Strasbourg: 477 km

Getting here

Fontaine-les-Ribouts 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 Fontaine-les-Ribouts from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aunay-sous-Crecy, Boullay-les-Deux-Eglises, Chataincourt, Crecy-Couve, Garancieres-en-Drouais, Laons, Saint-Ange-et-Torcay, Saint-Jean-de-Rebervilliers, Saulnieres and Treon.

This page in French: Visiter Fontaine-les-Ribouts