Garnay tourism and travel guide

Photo of Garnay in Eure-et-Loir

Visit Garnay: highlights and tourist information

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Garnay 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 30 kilometres from Chartres, the department capital (general information: Garnay is 76 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chartres Cathedral at 31 km and Chartres at 34 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Garnay, 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 Garnay 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 Garnay

Markets in and near Garnay

  • Dreux: market Wednesday & Sunday & Monday all day & Friday (4km)
  • Nonancourt: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Nogent-le-Roi: market Saturday (15km)
  • Ezy-sur-Eure: market Thursday & Sunday (19km)
  • Houdan: market Friday (21km)
  • Ivry-la-Bataille: market Saturday (22km)
  • Maintenon: market Thursday (22km)
  • Saint-Andre-de-l'Eure: market Friday (23km)
  • Damville: market Tuesday (27km)
  • Senonches: market Friday (27km)

More information about Garnay, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Garnay, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Rambouillet Chateau (37km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Perche (53km)
  • Vexin Francais (61km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale de Chartres (Chartres) (31km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame des Vaulx de Cernay (Cernay-la-Ville) (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du château de Miserey (36km)
  • Domaine national de Rambouillet (36km)
  • Parc du château de Groussay (36km)
  • Parc du château de Thoiry (38km)
  • Jardin de Claude Monet (44km)
  • Jardin du musée d’art américain (44km)
  • Le pré Catelan (45km)
  • Jardin de la petite Rochelle (52km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Château de Sauvage (33km)
  • Forêt de Rambouillet (42km)
  • Vaux de Cernay (44km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Rambouillet (36km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Thoiry (38km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Garnay

Canton: Dreux-Sud

Arrondissement: Dreux

Department: Eure-et-Loir

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 28500

Distance to Garnay

from Chartres (prefecture): 30 km

from Paris: 76 km

from Calais: 252 km

from Nice: 719 km

from Bordeaux: 454 km

from Strasbourg: 471 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Allainville, Aunay-sous-Crecy, Boissy-en-Drouais, Crecy-Couve, Dreux, Garancieres-en-Drouais, Louvilliers-en-Drouais, Luray, Sainte-Gemme-Moronval, Saulnieres, Treon and Vernouillet.

This page in French: Visiter Garnay