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Thiron-Gardais

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Eure-et-Loir

Thiron-Gardais - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Eure-et-Loir
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Thiron-Gardais is located on the D5, which is a major access routes to the Perche d'Eure-et-Loir from exit Highway A11 Luigny. At the entrance to the Parc Naturel Régional du Perche, this charming town has kept shops and local services, but also many leisure activities with a large network of associations, a pool, a gym, a fishing pond ...

The town of Thiron-Gardais was born of an abbey founded by Bernard de Ponthieu in the great spiritual and intellectual leap facing Europe in the early 12th century, which is one of the leaders and probably one of precursors.

In a nice part of town, the abbey and its grounds are the pride of Thiron-Gardais. In the late 20th century, these places full of history come to life through the combination of several municipalities in the canton that rely on tourism and cultural development of the territory of Perche thiron ...

A prestigious heritage: Significant efforts have been made in recent years to restore the heritage of the town. These studies were consistent with a first tranche of restoration of buildings and aim to give the monument and its natural environment, the attractiveness necessary to make it a tourist attraction and cultural quality, able to register significantly in the Regional Natural Park Perche.

Domaine de l'Abbaye de Thiron-Gardais, a tourist must-Perche ... Come find out, follow Reynard the Fox to the discovery of themed gardens of the Abbey and one of the most influential religious orders in the Middle Ages!

Geographical information

MunicipalityThiron-Gardais
Postcode28480
Latitude48.3113380 (N 48° 18’ 41”)
Longitude0.9951970 (E 0° 59’ 43”)
AltitudeFrom 200m to 279m
Surface area13.46 km²
Population1101 inhabitants
Density81 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureChartres (43 km, 45 min)
Insee code28387
IntercommunalityCC du Perche Thironnais
DepartmentEure-et-Loir
RegionCentre

Nearest cities & towns

Saint-Denis-d'Authou4.6 km (7 min)
La Gaudaine5.2 km (7 min)
Combres5.7 km (5 min)
Chassant5.8 km (5 min)
Argenvilliers7.2 km (8 min)
Beaumont-les-Autels7.6 km (8 min)
Frétigny8 km (9 min)
Coudreceau8 km (10 min)
La Croix-du-Perche8.6 km (9 min)
Brunelles9.2 km (11 min)
Happonvilliers9.3 km (9 min)
Marolles-les-Buis10.2 km (13 min)
Frazé10.3 km (10 min)

Things to see and do

The Domaine de l'Abbaye is the abbey church, the tithe barn, theme gardens and the Royal Military College. The tithe barn is a 14th century building renovated in 2006 into the community offices of the Perche Thiron Commons, the tourist office, union associations and the entry of themed gardens of the abbey developed in 2000 in a park of 4 hectares at the foot of the abbey church, monument, one of the longest naves of Eure-et-Loir.

Places of interest

Monuments

Events and festivities

Easter gardens: great egg hunt on Easter Sunday.

Visit the Gardens, the first weekend in June

Flea market, garage sale: July 14.

Film in the open air on the last weekend of August.

Heritage Days: the third weekend of September.

Garden Festival and the Legendary: The third weekend of October.

Hiking hiking Thi'Perche: the third weekend of October.

Art exhibitions all year round at the Tithe Barn.

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Theme gardens of the Abbey of Thiron-Gardais
Theme gardens of the Abbey of Thiron-Gardais
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Theme gardens of the Abbey of Thiron-Gardais
Theme gardens of the Abbey of Thiron-Gardais
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Rose Garden of the garden of the Abbey of Thiron-Gardais
Rose Garden of the garden of the Abbey of Thiron-Gardais
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Aerial view Thiron-Gardais
Aerial view Thiron-Gardais
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Pond Thiron-Gardais
Pond Thiron-Gardais
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Tithe Barn
Tithe Barn
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Abbey Gardens Thiron-Gardais
Abbey Gardens Thiron-Gardais
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Gardens of the Abbey of Thiron-Gardais
Gardens of the Abbey of Thiron-Gardais
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Indoor swimming pool of Thiron-Gardais
Indoor swimming pool of Thiron-Gardais
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Beach and pool outdoor Thiron-Gardais
Beach and pool outdoor Thiron-Gardais
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Sports Rural
Sports Rural
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Boules Avenue Station
Boules Avenue Station
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Fishing on the pond Thiron-Gardais
Fishing on the pond Thiron-Gardais
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Fireworks on July 13 Pond Thiron-Gardais
Fireworks on July 13 Pond Thiron-Gardais
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Pilgrimage of the Holy Trinity of Thiron-Gardais
Pilgrimage of the Holy Trinity of Thiron-Gardais
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Ballooning in the gardens of the Abbey
Ballooning in the gardens of the Abbey
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Seance of outdoor cinema in the gardens of the Abbey
Seance of outdoor cinema in the gardens of the Abbey
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music concert in the Church of Scotland
music concert in the Church of Scotland
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Interview de France 3 before the 2CV's Corniaud
Interview de France 3 before the 2CV's Corniaud
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Brocante in the streets of Thiron-Gardais
Brocante in the streets of Thiron-Gardais
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Comice Agricole's main street Thiron-Gardais
Comice Agricole's main street Thiron-Gardais
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Concert Days Lyric of Chartres and Eure-et-Loir
Concert Days Lyric of Chartres and Eure-et-Loir
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Weather

Thursday 5 march
Min. -1°C - Max. 8°C
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Friday 6 march
Min. -2°C - Max. 10°C
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Saturday 7 march
Min. -1°C - Max. 13°C
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Walking with Donkeys on the way to Mont-Saint-Michel, through the Saint-Hilaire of Walnut, the thicket of Plainville at Marolles les Buis ...

The frame painted the church of La Croix-du-Perche.

The frescoes in the apse of the church Frétigny.

Combres equestrian center.

Visit a goat farm in Frétigny.

Gardens of the mosaics in Feuilleraie Happonvilliers.

Castle Park Frazer ...

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Walk in the Loir Valley
Cycling itineraryEasy2h00Lunay (56 km)

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