Eure et Loir is ideal for travelling with children because of its compact size, packing a lot of attractions into a small area. So, if a good dose of family fun is in order today– here are a few of our favourite spots that everyone will enjoy, especially the kids.
The cutest mosaic house ever
Nicknamed the Picassiette house, Raymond Isidore’s home is a remarkable sight. Covered in colourful mosaic pieces of porcelain from top to bottom, this epic artwork tells the story of an artist who has devoted his life to collecting, assembling and gluing to create a true mosaic masterpiece. A delightful visit to immerse in the artist’s world on a family day out!
Take a plunge at Odyssée
No matter your age, spending a day in one of France’s best indoor water parks is guaranteed to be a memorable experience. Odyssée offers visitors an unprecedented array of exciting activities for a fun family day out. It includes two Olympic pools, swimming pools, slides, a wave pool, beaches, solariums, beach volleyball courts and so much more! Ready for the splash party?
Twinkle, Twinkle little star
Do you dare venture into the city at night after a fun-filled day with the kids? Isn’t it past their bedtime? Well, guess what? You would be missing out big time! Chartres en Lumières and its mesmerizing light trail guarantees a great evening out with kids as well as a discovery of its unique heritage all lit up. You’ll be amazed by spectacular visuals projected on iconic buildings during this nocturnal light festival.
Family-friendly holidaysin Chartres
Complexe aquatique l’OdysséeCHARTRES
Relax in Europe's longest lazy river, perfect your stroke in the Olympic-size pool, enjoy the therapeutic recovery pools or go thrill-seeking on the slides or in the 500m² outdoor wave pool. The park also has indoor and outdoor paddling pools for ...Read more
Broken pieces of crockery form an extraordinary example of naive art: the Maison Picassiette. Between a total work of art and decoration, the artist's imagination extends to every available space: walls, floors, ceilings, courtyards, gardens etc.Read more
Escape Yourself ChartresNOGENT-LE-PHAYE
A “ Live escape Game” is a new type of entertainment, the principle of which is to be locked in a room as a team and then escape by solving a series of clues in 60 minutes. The participants must display ingenuity and communication skills to ...Read more
Cathédrale de ChartresCHARTRES
A prestigious heritage site, listed at a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and one of the gems of 12th and 13th century art, the Notre-Dame Cathedral of Chartres has always been testimony to the enthusiasm of pilgrims and visitors. Open, guided or ...Read more
Mercure Chartres CathédraleCHARTRES
Mercure Chartres Cathédrale is in the heart of the city, 2 minutes from the station with a superb view of the cathedral.Read more
Pleasant atmosphere and gourmet cuisine in a typical restaurant in Chartres. Old facade classified as historical monuments. You will appreciate the stone fireplace.Read more
Small, cosy, intimate and authentic: home-made products at reasonable prices, with a warm welcome guaranteed. Private garden dining area open in winter.Read more