Authe tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Sedan at 28 km from Authe

Visit Authe: highlights and tourist information

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Authe is situated in the Ardennes department and Grand-Est region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Authe in Grand-Est.

Popular places to visit nearby include Sedan at 28 km and Charleville-Mezieres at 37 km.

Authe, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 28 km (direction north-north-east)

Now a 'town of art and history' it is the castle and...

See Sedan guide


at 37 km (direction north-north-west)

In and around the grand Place Ducale, among the largest squares in...

See Charleville-Mezieres guide


at 49 km (direction north-north-west)

In a pleasant seting on the Meuse river, the two churches and...

See Montherme guide


at 49 km (direction east-south-east), in the Meuse department

War memorials are the centre of most visits to Verdun, scene of...

See Verdun guide

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Map of places to visit near Authe


Markets in and near Authe

  • Vouziers: market Saturday (15km)
  • Stenay: market Friday (23km)
  • Sedan: market Wednesday & Saturday (27km)
  • Vrigne-Aux-Bois: market Sunday (31km)
  • Charleville-Mezieres: market Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday all day (37km)
  • Rethel: market Thursday (37km)
  • Sainte-Menehould: market Monday (41km)
  • Verdun: market Friday (50km)

More information about Authe, Champagne-Ardenne

Tourist attractions near Authe, France

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

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac de Bairon (11km)

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)

  • Semide (25km)
  • Baconnes (51km)
  • Mourmelon-le-Grand (52km)

Geography and distances

Authe is in the north-east of France at 37 kilometres from Charleville-Mézières, the department capital (general information: Authe is 196 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Authe

Canton: Chesne

Arrondissement: Vouziers

Department: Ardennes

Region: Champagne-Ardenne

New region: Grand-Est

Postcode: 0

Distance to Authe

from Charleville-Mézières (prefecture): 37 km

from Paris: 196 km

from Calais: 272 km

from Nice: 665 km

from Bordeaux: 659 km

from Strasbourg: 231 km

Getting here

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

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Autruche, Bar-les-Buzancy, Boult-Aux-Bois, Brieulles-sur-Bar, Buzancy, Germont, Harricourt, Les Petites-Armoises, Noirval, Oches, Saint-Pierremont, Thenorgues and Verrieres.

This page in French: Visiter Authe