Aire tourism and travel guide

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Visit Aire: highlights and tourist information

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Aire is situated in the Ardennes department and Champagne-Ardenne region (now part of the Grand-Est region), in the north-east of France at 51 kilometres from Charleville-Mézières, the department capital (general information: Aire is 149 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Reims at 27 km and Parfondeval at 29 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Aire, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Aire in Grand-Est.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

 
 

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Ardennes

Map of places to visit near Aire

Markets in and near Aire

  • Guignicourt: market Friday (15km)
  • Rethel: market Thursday (15km)
  • Rozoy-sur-Serre: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Reims: market Every day (27km)
  • Laon: market Thursday (38km)
  • Fismes: market Saturday (39km)
  • Marle: market Friday (40km)
  • Vouziers: market Saturday (40km)
  • Vervins: market Saturday (43km)
  • Braine: market Friday (48km)

More information about Aire, Champagne-Ardenne

Tourist attractions near Aire, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Aire.

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Towers of Reims Cathedral (27km)
  • Tau Palace (27km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Montagne-de-Reims (42km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale de Reims (Reims) (27km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de Bosmont-sur-Serre (35km)
  • Jardin botanique de la Presle (43km)
  • Jardins du château (54km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle du marais de Vesles-et-Caumont (33km)
  • Lac de Bairon (45km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Launois-sur-Vence (33km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ebouleau (30km)
  • Semide (34km)
  • Rilly-la-Montagne (36km)
  • Chamery (38km)
  • Baconnes (38km)
  • Mourmelon-le-Grand (41km)
  • Vivaise (46km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Aire

Canton: Asfeld

Arrondissement: Rethel

Department: Ardennes

Region: Champagne-Ardenne

New region: Grand-Est

Postcode: 0

Distance to Aire

from Charleville-Mézières (prefecture): 51 km

from Paris: 149 km

from Calais: 231 km

from Nice: 685 km

from Bordeaux: 628 km

from Strasbourg: 280 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Aire from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Asfeld, Avaux, Balham, Blanzy-la-Salonnaise, Conde-les-Herpy, Gomont, Herpy-l'Arlesienne, Saint-Germainmont, Vieux-les-Asfeld and Villers-Devant-le-Thour.

This page in French: Visiter Aire