Fontaine-Simon tourism and travel guide

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Visit Fontaine-Simon: highlights and tourist information

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Fontaine-Simon 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 34 kilometres from Chartres, the department capital (general information: Fontaine-Simon is 105 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Le Perche at 21 km and Nogent-le-Rotrou at 25 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Fontaine-Simon, 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-Simon 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-Simon

Markets in and near Fontaine-Simon

  • La Loupe: market Tuesday (4km)
  • Senonches: market Friday (7km)
  • Courville-sur-Eure: market Thursday (17km)
  • Longny-Au-Perche: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Remalard: market Monday (20km)
  • Nogent-le-Rotrou: market Saturday all day (25km)
  • Verneuil-sur-Avre: market Saturday (27km)
  • Tourouvre: market Friday (29km)
  • Nonancourt: market Wednesday (32km)
  • Vitrai-sous-Laigle: market Tuesday (33km)

More information about Fontaine-Simon, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Fontaine-Simon, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Perche (21km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale de Chartres (Chartres) (35km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de la petite Rochelle (20km)
  • Le pré Catelan (28km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Tourouvre (29km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Fontaine-Simon

Canton: Loupe

Arrondissement: Nogent-le-Rotrou

Department: Eure-et-Loir

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 28240

Distance to Fontaine-Simon

from Chartres (prefecture): 34 km

from Paris: 105 km

from Calais: 278 km

from Nice: 718 km

from Bordeaux: 426 km

from Strasbourg: 495 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Belhomert-Guehouville, La Loupe, Manou, Meauce, Saint-Maurice-Saint-Germain and Vaupillon.

This page in French: Visiter Fontaine-Simon