IMPORTANT: this page features a summary of nearby highlights that you might like to explore. For detailed visitor information for Sedan see the Sedan travel guide
Sedan is situated in the Ardennes (Champagne-Ardenne region) in the north-east of France at 19 km from Charleville-Mézières, the department capital. (General information: Sedan is 210 km from Paris).
Tourist classifications for Sedan include "town of art and history""secteur sauvegarde".
Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend close to Sedan. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.
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Market days in Sedan: weekly market: Wednesday & Saturday;
Below we show places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Sedan and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.
Sites of natural beauty Lac de Bairon (23km)
Listed as villages d'etape - (recommended place to break a long journey) Launois-sur-Vence (30km); Rocroi (40km)
Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Semide (48km)
from Charleville-Mézières (prefecture): 19 km
from Paris: 210 km
from Calais: 260 km
from Nice: 690 km
from Bordeaux: 682 km
from Strasbourg: 238 km
We have 18 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Sedan): Balan, Bazeilles, Cheveuges, Daigny, Donchery, Fleigneux, Floing, Givonne, Glaire, Illy, La Chapelle, La Moncelle, Noyers-Pont-Maugis, Remilly-Aillicourt, Rubecourt-et-Lamecourt, Saint-Menges, Thelonne and Wadelincourt.
This page in French: Visitez Sedan