Braye-en-Thierache tourism and travel guide

Photo of Braye-en-Thierache in Aisne

Photo is of Parfondeval at 15 km from Braye-en-Thierache

Visit Braye-en-Thierache: highlights and tourist information

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Braye-en-Thierache 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 Braye-en-Thierache in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Parfondeval at 15 km and Laon at 35 km.

Braye-en-Thierache, France: places to visit and attractions

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



Most Beautiful Village at 15 km (direction east)

The small and rather remote village of Parfondeval is lso very picturesque and centred...

See Parfondeval guide


at 35 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Laon guide


at 42 km (direction north-north-west), in the Nord department

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

See Maroilles guide


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

Solre-le-Chateau is best known for its church with a sloping spire and the town...

See Solre-le-Chateau guide


at 49 km (direction west)

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

See Saint-Quentin guide
Forest of Mormal

Forest of Mormal

at 49 km (direction north-north-west), in the Nord department

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

See Forest of Mormal guide


at 64 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Soissons guide

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Markets in and near Braye-en-Thierache

  • Vervins: market Saturday (7km)
  • Marle: market Friday (14km)
  • Rozoy-sur-Serre: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Hirson: market Thursday & Monday (18km)
  • Anor: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Fourmies: market Saturday (27km)
  • Guise: market Saturday (27km)
  • Le Nouvion-en-Thierache: market Wednesday (29km)
  • Laon: market Thursday (33km)
  • Origny-Sainte-Benoite: market Thursday (34km)

More information about Braye-en-Thierache, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Braye-en-Thierache, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Fourmies (27km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • l'Avesnois (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de Bosmont-sur-Serre (9km)
  • Jardins du château (22km)
  • Le jardin de Sylvie Fontaine (42km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle du marais de Vesles-et-Caumont (18km)
  • Réserve naturelle des Landes de Versigny (39km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Rocroi (43km)
  • Launois-sur-Vence (44km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ebouleau (13km)
  • Vivaise (34km)

Geography and distances

Braye-en-Thierache is in the north of France at 34 kilometres from Laon, the department capital (general information: Braye-en-Thierache is 155 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Braye-en-Thierache

Canton: Vervins

Arrondissement: Vervins

Department: Aisne

Region: Picardy

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 0

Distance to Braye-en-Thierache

from Laon (prefecture): 34 km

from Paris: 155 km

from Calais: 198 km

from Nice: 721 km

from Bordeaux: 647 km

from Strasbourg: 306 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Braye-en-Thierache from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bancigny, Burelles, Gronard, Harcigny, Hary, Nampcelles-la-Cour, Plomion, Thenailles, Vervins and Vigneux-Hocquet.

This page in French: Visiter Braye-en-Thierache