Orrouer tourism and travel guide

Photo of Orrouer in Eure-et-Loir

Visit Orrouer: highlights and tourist information

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Orrouer 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 15 kilometres from Chartres, the department capital (general information: Orrouer is 92 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chartres at 15 km and Chartres Cathedral at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Orrouer, 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 Orrouer 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 Orrouer

Markets in and near Orrouer

  • Courville-sur-Eure: market Thursday (5km)
  • Luce: market Sunday (13km)
  • Chartres: market Saturday (15km)
  • La Loupe: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Brou: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Senonches: market Friday (25km)
  • Bonneval: market Monday (27km)
  • Voves: market Tuesday (30km)
  • Maintenon: market Thursday (30km)
  • Nogent-le-Roi: market Saturday (32km)

More information about Orrouer, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Orrouer, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Rambouillet Chateau (48km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Perche (36km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale de Chartres (Chartres) (15km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le pré Catelan (13km)
  • Jardin de la petite Rochelle (38km)
  • Domaine national de Rambouillet (47km)
  • Parc du château de Groussay (57km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Château de Sauvage (39km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Rambouillet (47km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Moutiers (39km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Orrouer

Canton: Courville-sur-Eure

Arrondissement: Chartres

Department: Eure-et-Loir

Region: Loire Valley

Postcode: 28190

Distance to Orrouer

from Chartres (prefecture): 15 km

from Paris: 92 km

from Calais: 285 km

from Nice: 698 km

from Bordeaux: 422 km

from Strasbourg: 476 km

Getting here

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

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bailleau-le-Pin, Cernay, Chauffours, Chuisnes, Cintray, Courville-sur-Eure, Frunce, Marcheville, Nogent-sur-Eure, Olle, Saint-Georges-sur-Eure, Saint-Germain-le-Gaillard, Saint-Luperce and Villebon.

This page in French: Visiter Orrouer