Bassu tourism and travel guide

Photo of Bassu in Marne

Visit Bassu: highlights and tourist information

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Bassu is situated in the Marne department and Champagne-Ardenne region (now part of the Grand-Est region), in the north-east of France at 28 kilometres from Chalons-en-Champagne, the department capital (general information: Bassu is 171 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Epine at 23 km and Chalons-en-Champagne at 28 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Bassu, 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 Bassu 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 Marne

Map of places to visit near Bassu

Markets in and near Bassu

  • Vitry-le-Francois: market Thursday & Saturday all day (14km)
  • Sermaize-les-Bains: market Sunday (18km)
  • Revigny-sur-Ornain: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Chalons-en-Champagne: market Wednesday all day & Saturday all day (28km)
  • Saint-Dizier: market Thursday & Sunday (28km)
  • Sainte-Menehould: market Monday (33km)
  • Bar-le-Duc: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (35km)
  • Wassy: market Thursday (41km)
  • Arcis-sur-Aube: market Friday (52km)

More information about Bassu, Champagne-Ardenne

Tourist attractions near Bassu, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de G. de Tréves (30km)
  • Parc de la Varenne (33km)
  • Le château du grand jardin (54km)
  • Le jardin de mon moulin (55km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac du Der-Chantecoq (30km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Haussignemont (13km)
  • Saint-Martin-sur-le-Pre (30km)
  • Beaulieu-en-Argonne (35km)
  • Haussimont (40km)
  • Mourmelon-le-Grand (42km)
  • Baconnes (45km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Bassu

Canton: Heiltz-le-Maurupt

Arrondissement: Vitry-le-François

Department: Marne

Region: Champagne-Ardenne

New region: Grand-Est

Postcode: 51300

Distance to Bassu

from Chalons-en-Champagne (prefecture): 28 km

from Paris: 171 km

from Calais: 311 km

from Nice: 603 km

from Bordeaux: 598 km

from Strasbourg: 226 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bassuet, Heiltz-l'Eveque, Lisse-en-Champagne, Saint-Lumier-en-Champagne, Saint-Quentin-les-Marais, Val-de-Viere, Vanault-le-Chatel, Vanault-les-Dames, Vavray-le-Grand and Vavray-le-Petit.

This page in French: Visiter Bassu