Châteaudun

Travel Guide - Holidays & Tourism in the Eure-et-Loir

Tourism > Cities & Towns > Centre > Eure-et-Loir > Châteaudun

GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION

 Tourism, holiday & travel in Châteaudun
TownChâteaudun
Insee code28088
Postcode28200
Latitude48.0703690
Longitude1.3276960
AltitudeFrom 102 to 152 meters
Surface28.48 km²
Population13624 inhabitants
Density478 inhabitants/km²

CLOSEST CITIES & TOWNS

National labelsSaint-Denis-les-Ponts at 2.7 km
Chief townChartres (at 45 km, 48 min)Jallans at 3.2 km
DepartmentEure-et-LoirLa Chapelle-du-Noyer at 4.6 km
RegionCentreSearch another town

PLAN YOUR STAY

Find
Near your destination

TRAVEL & HOLIDAYS

Please vote :
Create an itinerary around Châteaudun   -   Link to this page

TOWN PRESENTATION

Urban center south of the Eure-et-Loir, City Châteaudun is located at the river "Le Loir" on the edge of the Beauce and Perche.

In a town in the countryside, woodland, the center, its castle with powerful limestone foundation, its historic district are located on the rocky outcrop overlooking the valley, and offers a beautiful panorama.

Home to about 14,000 "Dunois", she is among the "100 Most Beautiful Detours in France".

First step on the Loire Valley with its magnificent and imposing castle, caves and unusual by the exceptional geological wealth they own, the museum whose collection is renowned ornithological, Châteaudun also offers other activities varied cultural (shows all year, summer entertainment, nature (hiking, cycling, mountain biking, water ....). Visitors are pleasantly surprised when they discover it!


SIGHTSEEING

Interests and activities:

Mountain biking, cycling, walking, equestrian.

Walks and canoeing courses.

Water sports.

Cinema.

Media Library.

Fishing (fishing spot for carp at night).

Detailed information
TransportTrain station of Châteaudun
Information pointsTourist Office of Châteaudun
Leisure centresCaves of the Foulon,   Museum Beaux-Arts et Histoire Naturelle
MonumentsCastle of Châteaudun,   Church Saint-Jean-de-la-Chaîne,   Church Saint-Valérien,   Church of La Madeleine
Performance hallsEspace André Malraux

EVENTS AND CELEBRATIONS

The medieval festival fair Wool: early July.


ATTRACTIONS, LEISURES AND ACTIVITES AROUND

The valley Conie and protected marsh.

The upper valley of the Loir with Illiers-Combray, Marcel Proust attached to the village; Bonneval, medieval city nicknamed "Little Venice of the Beauce" to discover in electric boats, Montigny-le-Gannelon; Cloyes-sur-le-Loir.

Leisure activities
NameType of activityPriceTown
La Bosse golf courseSports sensations18 €Vievy-le-Rayé (23 km)

All leisure activities around Châteaudun

PHOTOS

Castle DunoisCastle Dunois
 
Square downtownSquare downtown
Historic DistrictHistoric District
 
RaidsRaids
Museum of Fine Arts and Natural HistoryMuseum of Fine Arts and Natural History
 
Gardens and board LoirGardens and board Loir
Reserve Protected Forest of GâtsReserve Protected Forest of Gâts
 
CanoeingCanoeing
Chemars Island (Picnic)Chemars Island (Picnic)
 
Illumination of the Caves du Foulon end of the visitIllumination of the Caves du Foulon end of the visit

LINKS

RELATED ARTICLES - TOURISM IN CHÂTEAUDUN

The castle, the old town and its old houses, the banks of the Loir River
Best places of the Eure-et-Loir
Best places of Centre
Photos of the category "Châteaudun" to view and download
Photos of the category "Loir valley" to view and download
Photos of the Eure-et-Loir to view and download
Photos of Centre to view and download

WEATHER

Friday 18 April
Day
Night
Min. 5°C - Max. 13°C
Saturday 19 April
Day
Night
Min. 3°C - Max. 11°C
Sunday 20 April
Day
Night
Min. 5°C - Max. 11°C

RESTAURANTS

 
French cuisine restaurantAux Trois Pastoureaux  
8.8
  SPECIAL OFFER
Châteaudun
The restaurant is located in an old inn. The authenticity of the place and the colorful decor gives a very warm side. The staff will care for your children that you spend an unforgettable...
Located in Châteaudun32 € per person 
Crêperie restaurantCrêperie l'Armorial  
8.9
Châteaudun
Located in downtown Châteaudun Armorial invites you to spend some time in a greedy framework for exceptional architecture. Sit in the beautiful vaulted medieval cellar, converted into...
Located in Châteaudun15 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantRelais de Poste Saint-Jacques  
9.3
  SPECIAL OFFER
Dangeau
LIFE CASTLE - A stunning building of the thirteenth century that surprises with its architecture. Inside, a luxurious and unique design, chic and warm. It is Dangeau-Perche the Relais...
Located 15.6 km from Châteaudun43 € per person 

All restaurants around Châteaudun

BED & BREAKFASTS

 
House with 2 bedroomsLa Baronnerie    
9
Romilly-sur-Aigre
Years of the green valley del'Aigre, Beatrice and Jacques Grudet welcome you to their family suite composed of two chambres. Piscine open from May to September, bicycles available,...
Located 9.7 km from Châteaudun56 € the double room 
Castle with 6 bedroomsDomaine de moresville  
Flacey
During your stay at Chateau of Moresville, you will reside in the charming Orangerie. Reffined and comfortable, François Santerre welcomes you warmly into this gite environment which...
Located 9.9 km from ChâteaudunFrom 89 € to 134 € the double room 
House with 3 bedroomsLes granges d'art    
10
Romilly-sur-Aigre
Between Chartres and Blois, on the road to the Loire Castles, our guest house is located in a charming village crossed by a river. In this place of tranquility conducive to relaxation,...
Located 10.1 km from ChâteaudunFrom 70 € to 85 € the double room 

All bed & breakfasts around Châteaudun

VACATION RENTALS

 
Apartment for 3 personsGolf de la Bosse  
9.2
Vievy-le-Rayé
Apartment of 40 m² with double bed 1.60 m to the floor and sofa bed - kitchen - Italian shower - WC - overlooking the golf course.
Located 23 km from ChâteaudunFrom 390 € to 410 € per week 

All vacation rentals around Châteaudun

HOTELS

ibis budget Chateaudun - Hotel in Châteaudunibis budget Chateaudun    
7.6
Châteaudun
The ibis Budget Chateaudun is located at the entrance to the historical town of Chateaudun. It offers free Wi-Fi internet access and free private parking. The ibis Budget Chateaudun...
Located in ChâteaudunRoom from 39 €
Hôtel Saint Louis - Hotel in ChâteaudunHôtel Saint Louis     
6.8
Châteaudun
Located in the centre of Châteaudun, just 1 km from the castle, Hôtel Saint Louis offers a terrace, bar and restaurant. The Grottes du Foulon Caves are a 5-minute walk from the hotel....
Located in ChâteaudunRoom from 40 €
Hotel Saint Michel - Hotel in ChâteaudunHotel Saint Michel     
7.6
Châteaudun
Situated in Châteaudun, 300 metres from the castle, this hotel features free Wi-Fi internet access and en suite rooms with a patio. The Natural History Museum is only 100 metres away....
Located in ChâteaudunRoom from 41 €

All hotels around Châteaudun

Best Western Hôtel Spa Grand Monarque
Located in Chartres city centre, this elegant hotel offers an 800m² spa with sauna, hammam and spa lounge. Free Wi-Fi is provided and public parking is...
Eure-et-Loir
Restaurant Eure-et-Loir
Many restaurants at competitive prices! Good deals
Restaurants in Eure-et-Loir
Great restaurants in Eure-et-Loir
Restaurants Directory
A large choice of in Eure-et-Loir
Best-priced flights
Compare flight prices in one click