13 days in Eure-et-Loir Itinerary

13 days in Eure-et-Loir Itinerary

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Chateaudun ©
Châteaudun is a commune in the Eure-et-Loir department in northern France. Change things up with these side-trips from Chateaudun: Thiron-Gardais (Eglise Abbatiale & Le Domaine de l'Abbaye et ses Jardins Thematiques), Illiers-Combray (Le Pre Catelan, Musee Marcel Proust, &more) and Chateau des Comtes du Perche (in Nogent-le-Rotrou). And it doesn't end there: step into the grandiose world of Chateau of Chateaudun, Head underground at Grottes du Foulon, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise de la Madeleine, and examine the collection at Canopee.

For photos and tourist information, read our Chateaudun trip maker app.

Washington DC, USA to Chateaudun is an approximately 14.5-hour combination of flight and car. You'll lose 6 hours traveling from Washington DC to Chateaudun due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around °F in December, and nighttime lows around °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) early enough to travel to Dreux.

Things to do in Chateaudun

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Illiers-Combray, Thiron-Gardais, War Museum of 1870 - Loigny-la-Bataille, Danses Macabres d’Europe, Chateau de Villebon
Find places to stay Dec 17 — 21:
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Chateau of Chateaudun ©
Chateau of Chateaudun
Canopee ©
Eglise de la Madeleine ©
Eglise de la Madeleine


Dreux ©
Dreux is a commune in the Eure-et-Loir department in northern France.HistoryDreux was known in ancient times as Durocassium, the capital of the Durocasses Celtic tribe. Get out of town with these interesting Dreux side-trips: Chartres (Chartres Cathedral, L'Apostrophe, &more), Chateau de Maintenon (in Maintenon) and Chateau d'Anet (in Anet). There's lots more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Chapelle Royale St-Louis, admire the landmark architecture of Beffroi de Dreux, stroll around Le Parc de la Clef, and indulge your thirst for a good beer at Microbrasserie de Chandres.

For photos, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Dreux trip builder website.

Traveling by car from Chateaudun to Dreux takes 1.5 hours. In December in Dreux, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. On the 28th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Dreux

Historic Sites Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Chartres, Le Parc de la Clef, Chateau de Maintenon, Chateau Musee Foret d'Histoires, Chateau d'Anet
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Chartres Cathedral ©
Chartres Cathedral
Chateau de Maintenon ©
Chateau de Maintenon
Chapelle Royale St-Louis ©
Chapelle Royale St-Louis