Carignan tourism and travel guide

Photo of Carignan in Ardennes

Photo is of Sedan at 18 km from Carignan

Visit Carignan: highlights and tourist information

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Carignan 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 Carignan in Grand-Est.

Popular places to visit nearby include Sedan at 18 km and Charleville-Mezieres at 36 km.

Carignan, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 18 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Sedan guide


at 36 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Charleville-Mezieres guide


at 42 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Montherme guide


at 44 km (direction east), in the Meurthe-et-Moselle department

Longwy has important Vauban fortifications to visit...

See Longwy guide

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

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Map of places to visit near Carignan


Markets in and near Carignan

  • Stenay: market Friday (16km)
  • Sedan: market Wednesday & Saturday (17km)
  • Vrigne-Aux-Bois: market Sunday (25km)
  • Charleville-Mezieres: market Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday all day (36km)
  • Longuyon: market Friday (37km)
  • Vouziers: market Saturday (43km)
  • Longwy: market Thursday & Saturday (45km)
  • Revin: market Tuesday (51km)
  • Fumay: market Wednesday (52km)
  • Piennes: market Thursday (57km)

More information about Carignan, Champagne-Ardenne

Tourist attractions near Carignan, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Longwy ville neuve (Vauban fortifications) (45km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac de Bairon (31km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Semide (53km)

Geography and distances

Carignan is in the north-east of France at 36 kilometres from Charleville-Mézières, the department capital (general information: Carignan is 222 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Carignan

Canton: Carignan

Arrondissement: Sedan

Department: Ardennes

Region: Champagne-Ardenne

New region: Grand-Est

Postcode: 0

Distance to Carignan

from Charleville-Mézières (prefecture): 36 km

from Paris: 222 km

from Calais: 277 km

from Nice: 678 km

from Bordeaux: 687 km

from Strasbourg: 221 km

Getting here

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

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Blagny, Euilly-et-Lombut, Fromy, Les Deux-Villes, Linay, Malandry, Matton-et-Clemency, Messincourt, Osnes, Pure, Sachy, Sailly, Tetaigne, Vaux-les-Mouzon and Villy.

This page in French: Visiter Carignan


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