Foret-la-Folie tourism and travel guide

Photo of Foret-la-Folie in Eure

Photo is of Chateau Gaillard at 10 km from Foret-la-Folie

Visit Foret-la-Folie: highlights and tourist information

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Foret-la-Folie is situated in the Eure department and Normandy region.

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau Gaillard at 10 km and Vernon at 15 km.

Foret-la-Folie, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Chateau Gaillard

Chateau Gaillard

Castle at 10 km (direction west)

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

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at 15 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Vernon guide
Giverny Gardens

Giverny Gardens

Garden at 16 km (direction south)

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

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La Roche-Guyon

La Roche-Guyon

Most Beautiful Village at 17 km (direction south-south-east), in the Val-d'Oise department

At La Roche-Guyon, a 'plus beau village de France', you can exlore a pretty...

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Most Beautiful Village at 20 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Lyons-la-Foret guide


at 36 km (direction west-south-west)

In Evreux it is the two religious monuments - the cathedral and the bishop's...

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Parc Saint-Paul

Parc Saint-Paul

Theme Park at 39 km (direction east-north-east), in the Oise department

Parc Saint Paul is one of the most popular theme parks in the north...

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

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

See Rouen guide


Most Beautiful Village at 42 km (direction north-east), in the Oise department

The 18th century cottages and pretty gardens, and a radical transformation during the last...

See Gerberoy guide
La Bouille

La Bouille

at 46 km (direction west-north-west), in the Seine-Maritime department

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

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at 47 km (direction east-north-east), in the Oise department

In Beauvais you can see the important (if often rebuilt and renovated) cathedral with...

See Beauvais guide
Versailles Palace

Versailles Palace

Castle at 63 km (direction south-east), in the Yvelines department

A short distance outside central Paris, the Palais de Versailles is an enormous and...

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Markets in and near Foret-la-Folie

  • Gamaches-en-Vexin: market Thursday - seasonal market only (8km)
  • Les Andelys: market Saturday all day (9km)
  • Vernon: market Wednesday & Saturday all day (15km)
  • Gaillon: market Tuesday (16km)
  • Gisors: market Monday all day & Friday (19km)
  • Fleury-sur-Andelle: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Bonnieres-sur-Seine: market Sunday (21km)
  • Pacy-sur-Eure: market Thursday (25km)
  • Louviers: market Saturday (26km)
  • Pont-de-l'Arche: market Sunday (28km)

More information about Foret-la-Folie, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Foret-la-Folie, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Villa Savoye (49km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Forges-les-Eaux (43km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Vexin Francais (30km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Saint-Gervais-Saint-Protais de Gisors (Gisors) (19km)
  • Abbaye Saint Germer de Fly (Saint-Germer-de-Fly) (30km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Beauvais) (46km)
  • Abbaye de Maubuisson (Saint-Ouen-l'Aumone) (46km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Orgeval) (47km)
  • Abbaye Saint Georges de Boscherville (Saint-Martin-de-Boscherville) (48km)
  • Eglise de Saint Maclou (Conflans-Sainte-Honorine) (48km)
  • Collégiale Notre-Dame (Poissy) (49km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Geneviève (Feucherolles) (51km)
  • Eglise de Saint Etienne (Mareil-Marly) (55km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin et Saint Blaise (Louveciennes) (59km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Bougival) (60km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Domaine du château d'Ambleville (14km)
  • Les jardins du château de Saint-Just (15km)
  • Domaine de Villarceaux (16km)
  • Jardin du musée d’art américain (16km)
  • Jardin de Claude Monet (16km)
  • Jardins du château de Vandrimare (22km)
  • Jardin Plume (29km)
  • Les jardins du château de Miserey (29km)
  • Parc du château de Thoiry (44km)
  • Parc du manoir de Villers (47km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Georges (48km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Germain-en-Laye (55km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle régionale des Larris et Tourbières de Saint-Pierre-es-Champs (27km)
  • Forêt du Parc de Saint-Quentin (44km)
  • Plan d'eau du Canada (46km)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

  • Elbeuf (39km)
  • Rouen (40km)
  • Pontoise (46km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Beauvais (46km)
  • Mureaumont (48km)
  • Montville (49km)
  • Le Vesinet (57km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Thoiry (44km)
  • Parc zoologique de Clères (52km)

Geography and distances

Foret-la-Folie is in the north of France at 36 kilometres from Evreux, the department capital (general information: Foret-la-Folie is 72 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Foret-la-Folie

Canton: Écos

Arrondissement: Andelys

Department: Eure

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 27510

Distance to Foret-la-Folie

from Evreux (prefecture): 36 km

from Paris: 72 km

from Calais: 193 km

from Nice: 754 km

from Bordeaux: 513 km

from Strasbourg: 460 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 Foret-la-Folie from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cahaignes, Cantiers, Fontenay, Fours-en-Vexin, Guiseniers, Guitry, Harquency, Hennezis, Mezieres-en-Vexin, Mouflaines, Richeville, Sainte-Marie-de-Vatimesnil, Suzay, Tourny and Villers-en-Vexin.

This page in French: Visiter Foret-la-Folie