Ymeray tourism and travel guide

Photo of Ymeray in Eure-et-Loir

Visit Ymeray: highlights and tourist information

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Ymeray 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 17 kilometres from Chartres, the department capital (general information: Ymeray is 61 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chartres Cathedral at 17 km and Chartres at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Ymeray, 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 Ymeray 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 Ymeray

Markets in and near Ymeray

  • Auneau: market Friday (8km)
  • Maintenon: market Thursday (12km)
  • Chartres: market Saturday (17km)
  • Nogent-le-Roi: market Saturday (20km)
  • Luce: market Sunday (20km)
  • Dourdan: market Wednesday & Saturday (23km)
  • Voves: market Tuesday (27km)
  • Angerville: market Tuesday (32km)
  • Houdan: market Friday (32km)
  • Maurepas: market Wednesday & Saturday (33km)

More information about Ymeray, Loire Valley

Tourist attractions near Ymeray, France

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


  • Cinéaqua (59km)

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Rambouillet Chateau (18km)
  • Maison des Jardies (51km)
  • Saint Cloud Parc (52km)
  • Arc de Triomphe (60km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haute Vallee de Chevreuse (27km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale de Chartres (Chartres) (17km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame des Vaulx de Cernay (Cernay-la-Ville) (26km)
  • Collegiale de Saint Martin (Etampes) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint Basile (Etampes) (35km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Etampes) (36km)
  • Notre Dame de Port Royal des Champs (Magny-les-Hameaux) (37km)
  • Eglise de Sainte Geneviève (Feucherolles) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin et Saint Blaise (Louveciennes) (50km)
  • Eglise de Saint Etienne (Mareil-Marly) (50km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Bougival) (51km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chatou) (54km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Domaine national de Rambouillet (17km)
  • Parc du château de Breteuil (31km)
  • Parc du château de Groussay (31km)
  • Parc de Courson (35km)
  • Parc du château de Beauregard (38km)
  • Parc de Chamarande (39km)
  • Parc du château de Thoiry (40km)
  • Le pré Catelan (40km)
  • Potager du roi, Versailles (45km)
  • Parc de Versailles (45km)
  • Maison de Chateaubriand (51km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Cloud (52km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Germain-en-Laye (52km)
  • Parc du domaine de Sceaux (53km)
  • Domaine de la Malmaison (53km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Château de Sauvage (9km)
  • Forêt de Rambouillet (20km)
  • Vaux de Cernay (26km)
  • Vallée de Chevreuse (32km)

Towns of Art and history

  • Rambouillet (18km)
  • Etampes (36km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Moutiers (25km)
  • Velizy-Villacoublay (47km)
  • Le Plessis-Robinson (51km)
  • Meudon (52km)
  • Le Vesinet (53km)
  • Rueil-Malmaison (54km)
  • Courbevoie (59km)
  • Levallois-Perret (61km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Thoiry (40km)
  • Jardin d'acclimatation (Paris) (58km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Ymeray

Canton: Maintenon

Arrondissement: Chartres

Department: Eure-et-Loir

Region: Loire Valley

New region: Centre-Loire Valley

Postcode: 28320

Distance to Ymeray

from Chartres (prefecture): 17 km

from Paris: 61 km

from Calais: 271 km

from Nice: 685 km

from Bordeaux: 444 km

from Strasbourg: 445 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Auneau, Bailleau-Armenonville, Bleury, Champseru, Ecrosnes, Gallardon, Le Gue-de-Longroi, Levainville, Oinville-sous-Auneau, Saint-Symphorien-le-Chateau, Umpeau and Yermenonville.

This page in French: Visiter Ymeray