Puiseux tourism and travel guide

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Visit Puiseux: highlights and tourist information

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Puiseux 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 22 kilometres from Chartres, the department capital (general information: Puiseux is 76 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chartres Cathedral at 23 km and Chartres at 26 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Puiseux, 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 Puiseux 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 Puiseux

Markets in and near Puiseux

  • Dreux: market Wednesday & Sunday & Monday all day & Friday (11km)
  • Nogent-le-Roi: market Saturday (11km)
  • Maintenon: market Thursday (16km)
  • Nonancourt: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Courville-sur-Eure: market Thursday (23km)
  • Chartres: market Saturday (23km)
  • Luce: market Sunday (23km)
  • Houdan: market Friday (24km)
  • Ezy-sur-Eure: market Thursday & Sunday (26km)
  • Senonches: market Friday (26km)

More information about Puiseux, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Puiseux, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Rambouillet Chateau (34km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haute Vallee de Chevreuse (45km)
  • Perche (50km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale de Chartres (Chartres) (23km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame des Vaulx de Cernay (Cernay-la-Ville) (42km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Geneviève (Feucherolles) (51km)
  • Eglise de Saint Pierre et Saint Paul (Orgeval) (54km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Domaine national de Rambouillet (33km)
  • Parc du château de Groussay (36km)
  • Le pré Catelan (39km)
  • Parc du château de Thoiry (40km)
  • Les jardins du château de Miserey (43km)
  • Jardin de la petite Rochelle (50km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Château de Sauvage (28km)
  • Forêt de Rambouillet (39km)
  • Vaux de Cernay (42km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Rambouillet (33km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Moutiers (48km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Thoiry (40km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Puiseux

Canton: Châteauneuf-en-Thymerais

Arrondissement: Dreux

Department: Eure-et-Loir

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 28170

Distance to Puiseux

from Chartres (prefecture): 22 km

from Paris: 76 km

from Calais: 259 km

from Nice: 712 km

from Bordeaux: 448 km

from Strasbourg: 469 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aunay-sous-Crecy, Boullay-les-Deux-Eglises, Le Boullay-Mivoye, Le Boullay-Thierry, Serazereux, Tremblay-les-Villages and Treon.

This page in French: Visiter Puiseux