Janville tourism and travel guide

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Visit Janville: highlights and tourist information

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Janville 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 41 kilometres from Chartres, the department capital (general information: Janville is 81 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chateau de Chamerolles at 26 km and Orleans at 33 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Janville, 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 Janville 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 Janville

Markets in and near Janville

  • Toury: market Sunday (4km)
  • Angerville: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Voves: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Pithiviers: market Saturday all day (27km)
  • Fleury-les-Aubrais: market Tuesday & Sunday (30km)
  • Auneau: market Friday (30km)
  • Orleans: market every day except Monday (33km)
  • Etampes: market Tuesday & Saturday all day (33km)
  • Bonneval: market Monday (37km)
  • Dourdan: market Wednesday & Saturday (38km)

More information about Janville, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Janville, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Gatinais Francais (48km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Collegiale de Saint Martin (Etampes) (31km)
  • Eglise de Saint Basile (Etampes) (33km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Etampes) (33km)
  • Cathédrale de Chartres (Chartres) (40km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Boiscommun) (41km)
  • Abbaye de Saint Benoît sur Loire (Saint-Benoit-sur-Loire Abbey) (53km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Arboretum des grandes bruyères (34km)
  • Parc Floral de la Source (39km)
  • Parc de Chamarande (43km)
  • Les prés-Culand (43km)
  • Parc de Courson (49km)
  • Parc du château de Courances (51km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Château de Sauvage (44km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Moutiers (13km)
  • Fleury-les-Aubrais (30km)
  • Saint-Jean-de-la-Ruelle (32km)
  • Olivet (37km)
  • Saint-Cyr-en-Val (41km)
  • Quiers-sur-Bezonde (47km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Janville

Canton: Janville

Arrondissement: Chartres

Department: Eure-et-Loir

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 28310

Distance to Janville

from Chartres (prefecture): 41 km

from Paris: 81 km

from Calais: 306 km

from Nice: 650 km

from Bordeaux: 419 km

from Strasbourg: 435 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Allaines-Mervilliers, Guilleville, Le Puiset, Oinville-Saint-Liphard, Poinville, Santilly, Tivernon, Toury and Trancrainville.

This page in French: Visiter Janville