Chartres In Lights 2020: from July 11, 2020 to January 3, 2021!
Every evening, from dusk to 1 am.

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Tours of Chartres in Lights

Two kinds of guided tours proposed by the Tourist Office in 2020

The Tourist Office proposes you to discover the Chartes in Lights with a guide through three kinds of visits. For information, you need to book for these tours.

 

The Chartres in Lights' tour

It’s the opportunity to view must-see scenographies on a route around the city and hear the latest behind-the-scenes stories from the event. This guided tour is only available in French. The visit lasts 2 hours.

Dates :

  • July 25th at 10 pm.
  • August 1st at 10 pm.
  • August 15th at 10 pm.
  • August 29th at 10 pm.
  • September 12th at 10 pm.
  • September 26th at 10 pm.

Meeting place:

  • Meeting in front of the Chartres Métropole Tourist Office, 8, rue de la Poissonnerie in Chartres.

Pricing :

  • 15 €
  • Free for under 6 years old
Information and reservations :

 

The Lights of Chartres “Privilege”

Visit both the Chartres Light Show and the cathedral crypt by candlelight. This guided tour is only available in French. The visit lasts 2 hours.

Dates :

  • July 31 st at 10 pm.
  • August 7th at 10 pm.

Meeting place:

  • Meeting at the North Portal of the Cathedral, Notre-Dame cloister.

Pricing :

  • 20 €
  • Free for under 6 years old
Information and reservations:

 


On board the tourist train in 2020

For all ages, commented tours in French (tour in English according to the majority of visitors in the train). Duration: 45 mn.

Pricing :

More informations:

 


Visits by canoe-kayak in 2020 [Canceled]

“Chartres Métropole Canoë-Kayak” offers supervised descents from the lower town (“Basse Ville”). The tours are 4.5 km long and last about 2 hours. It is an original way to discover the scenographies of Chartres in Lights throughout the Eure.

From 8 years old. Must be able to swim.

Individual or group visits.

Dates to come.

Dates in July:

  • Fridays, July 5th, 12th, 19th and 26th
  • Saturdays, July 6th, 13th, 20th and 27th

Dates in August:

  • Fridays, August 2th, 9th, 16th, 23th and 30th
  • Saturdays, August 3th, 10th, 17th and 31th

More informations :

  • + 33 (0) 6 21 01 00 99
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  • Website: http://www.canoekayakchartres.fr

 


Visits by paddle in 2020 [Canceled]

SUP-POLO Addict invites you to discover Chartres in Lights during descents on the Eure.

Departure: launch near the canoe-kayak club, 1, rue Georges-Brassens.

Arrival: near the rue du Massacre.

End of the event: about midnight after a snack and musical entertainment planned at the end of rue du Massacre.

Dates to come.

Dates :

  • Saturday, June 22th at 10:15 pm
  • Saturday, July 20th at 10 pm
  • Saturday, August 17th at 10 pm
  • Saturday, September 28th at 8:30 pm

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Contact Us

Information : City of Chartres
Place des Halles
28000 Chartres
02 37 18 47 84 Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm.
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www.chartres.fr
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