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Thimert-Gatelles tourism and travel guide

Photo of Thimert-Gatelles in Eure-et-Loir

Photo is of Chartres Cathedral at 22 km from Thimert-Gatelles

Visit Thimert-Gatelles: highlights and tourist information

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Thimert-Gatelles is situated in the Eure-et-Loir department and Centre-Loire Valley region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chartres Cathedral at 22 km and Chartres at 24 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Thimert-Gatelles, 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 Thimert-Gatelles in Centre-Loire Valley.

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

Chartres Cathedral

Chartres Cathedral

Cathedral at 22 km (direction east-south-east)

The 13th century cathedral in Chartres is generally considered to be...

See Chartres Cathedral guide


at 24 km (direction east-south-east)

Although most famous for its cathedral, you will also find plenty to...

See Chartres guide
Le Perche

Le Perche

at 39 km (direction west-south-west), in the Orne department

The peaceful countryside of the Perche Natural Regional Park has lots of...

See Le Perche guide


at 42 km (direction west-south-west)

Within the Perche Regional Natural Park, in Nogent-le-Rotrou you can discover...

See Nogent-le-Rotrou guide
Chateau de Rambouillet

Chateau de Rambouillet

Castle at 43 km (direction east), in the Yvelines department

Once a Royal castle, the Chateau de Rambouillet is now the summer...

See Chateau de Rambouillet guide


at 50 km (direction north-north-west), in the Eure department

In Evreux it is the two religious monuments -...

See Evreux guide
La Ferte-Bernard

La Ferte-Bernard

at 61 km (direction west-south-west), in the Sarthe department

The medieval character and picturesque setting make La Ferté-Bernard one of...

See La Ferte-Bernard guide
Chateau de Beaumesnil

Chateau de Beaumesnil

Castle at 63 km (direction north-west), in the Eure department

The Chateau de Beaumesnil is a baroque style castle surrounded by park...

See Chateau de Beaumesnil guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Eure-et-Loir

Map of places to visit near Thimert-Gatelles


Markets in and near Thimert-Gatelles

  • Courville-sur-Eure: market Thursday (14km)
  • Senonches: market Friday (16km)
  • Dreux: market Wednesday & Sunday & Monday all day & Friday (20km)
  • La Loupe: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Luce: market Sunday (22km)
  • Nogent-le-Roi: market Saturday (22km)
  • Nonancourt: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Chartres: market Saturday (23km)
  • Maintenon: market Thursday (25km)
  • Verneuil-sur-Avre: market Saturday (30km)

More information about Thimert-Gatelles, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Thimert-Gatelles, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Rambouillet Chateau (43km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

Churches and religious monuments

Remarkable gardens

  • Le pré Catelan (30km)
  • Jardin de la petite Rochelle (38km)
  • Domaine national de Rambouillet (43km)
  • Parc du château de Groussay (48km)
  • Parc du château de Thoiry (52km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Château de Sauvage (36km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Rambouillet (43km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Tourouvre (44km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Moutiers (49km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Thoiry (52km)

Geography and distances

Thimert-Gatelles is in the eastern-center of France at 21 kilometres from Chartres, the department capital (general information: Thimert-Gatelles is 87 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Thimert-Gatelles

Canton: Châteauneuf-en-Thymerais

Arrondissement: Dreux

Department: Eure-et-Loir

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 28170

Distance to Thimert-Gatelles

from Chartres (prefecture): 21 km

from Paris: 87 km

from Calais: 268 km

from Nice: 712 km

from Bordeaux: 438 km

from Strasbourg: 478 km

Getting here

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 Thimert-Gatelles from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ardelles, Chateauneuf-en-Thymerais, Favieres, Saint-Jean-de-Rebervilliers, Saint-Maixme-Hauterive, Saint-Sauveur-Marville and Verigny.

This page in French: Visiter Thimert-Gatelles

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