Alaincourt tourism and travel guide

Photo of Alaincourt in Aisne

Photo is of Saint-Quentin at 11 km from Alaincourt

Visit Alaincourt: highlights and tourist information

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Alaincourt is situated in the Aisne department and Hauts-de-France region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Alaincourt in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Quentin at 11 km and Laon at 29 km.

Alaincourt, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 11 km (direction north-west)

In the central square in Saint-Quentin, the 16th century town hall is a remarkable...

See Saint-Quentin guide


at 29 km (direction south-east)

The cathedral in Laon is an astonishing early gothic masterpiece, and the Museum of...

See Laon guide


at 34 km (direction west-south-west), in the Oise department

The medieval centre of Noyon is dominated by its cathedral in the 'transition' style...

See Noyon guide


at 37 km (direction west-north-west), in the Somme department

The town of Péronne is above all known for its impressive Museum commemorating life...

See Peronne guide
Ourscamp abbey

Ourscamp abbey

Abbey at 39 km (direction west-south-west), in the Oise department

Ourscamp abbey is an abbey in Picardy, now in ruins and surrounded by a...

See Ourscamp abbey guide


at 42 km (direction south)

In Soissons you can explore the abbey and the cathedral before taking a pleasant...

See Soissons guide


at 45 km (direction north-north-west), in the Nord department

Remarkably for the town that was the site of the world's first ever tank...

See Cambrai guide


at 50 km (direction north-east), in the Nord department

It is the riverside setting and the buildings that remain of the abbey complex...

See Maroilles guide


at 54 km (direction south-west), in the Oise department

In Pierrefonds village visit one of the most lovely castles in northern France and...

See Pierrefonds guide
Forest of Mormal

Forest of Mormal

at 55 km (direction north-east), in the Nord department

Mormal forest is the largest forest in the region and has hundreds of kilometres...

See Forest of Mormal guide


at 55 km (direction west-south-west), in the Oise department

In Compiegne you can visit the palace, several museums, and other interesting historic monuments...

See Compiegne guide

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Markets in and near Alaincourt

  • Saint-Quentin: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (11km)
  • Origny-Sainte-Benoite: market Thursday (12km)
  • Tergnier: market Thursday & Sunday (14km)
  • Chauny: market Friday (20km)
  • Fresnoy-le-Grand: market Monday (21km)
  • Ham: market Saturday (21km)
  • Guise: market Saturday (24km)
  • Bohain-en-Vermandois: market Friday (26km)
  • Marle: market Friday (29km)
  • Laon: market Thursday (29km)

More information about Alaincourt, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Alaincourt, France

What to do at Alaincourt? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Alaincourt.

Heritage sites

  • Compiène église Saint-Jacques (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (55km)

National Monuments

  • Chateau Coucy (27km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • l'Avesnois (57km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (36km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château (24km)
  • Jardin de Bosmont-sur-Serre (35km)
  • Le jardin de Sylvie Fontaine (50km)
  • Parc du château de Compiègne (55km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle des Marais d'Isle (11km)
  • Réserve naturelle des Landes de Versigny (15km)
  • Réserve naturelle du marais de Vesles-et-Caumont (32km)
  • Forêt de Laigue (46km)
  • Mont Ganelon (51km)
  • Forêt de Compiègne (54km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Gauchy (10km)
  • Vivaise (21km)
  • Guyencourt-Saulcourt (34km)
  • Ebouleau (37km)

Geography and distances

Alaincourt is in the north of France at 29 kilometres from Laon, the department capital (general information: Alaincourt is 125 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Alaincourt

Canton: Moÿ-de-l'Aisne

Arrondissement: Saint-Quentin

Department: Aisne

Region: Picardy

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 0

Distance to Alaincourt

from Laon (prefecture): 29 km

from Paris: 125 km

from Calais: 170 km

from Nice: 736 km

from Bordeaux: 623 km

from Strasbourg: 344 km

Getting here

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

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Benay, Berthenicourt, Brissay-Choigny, Brissy-Hamegicourt, Cerizy, Chatillon-sur-Oise, Hinacourt, Itancourt, Ly-Fontaine, Mezieres-sur-Oise, Remigny, Sery-les-Mezieres, Sissy, Urvillers and Vendeuil.

This page in French: Visiter Alaincourt