Chalons-en-Champagne tourism and travel guide

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Visit Chalons-en-Champagne: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: In Chalons-sur-Champagne it is the various churches that are the main highlight of a visit

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Chalons-en-Champagne. For detailed visitor information see the Chalons-en-Champagne travel guide.

Chalons-en-Champagne is situated in the Marne department and Champagne-Ardenne region (now part of the Grand-Est region), in the north-east of France - it is the prefecture (capital) of the Marne department (general information: Chalons-en-Champagne is 147 kilometres from Paris).

Tourist classifications for Chalons-en-Champagne include "town of art and history" and "ville fleurie 4*".

Popular places to visit nearby include Epernay at 31 km and Reims at 41 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Chalons-en-Champagne, 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 Chalons-en-Champagne 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 Chalons-en-Champagne

Markets in and near Chalons-en-Champagne

Market days in Chalons-en-Champagne: weekly market: Wednesday all day & Saturday all day;

  • Chalons-en-Champagne: market Wednesday all day & Saturday all day (0km)
  • Ay: market Friday (29km)
  • Vitry-le-Francois: market Thursday & Saturday all day (30km)
  • Epernay: market Wednesday & Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday (31km)
  • Fere-Champenoise: market Wednesday (35km)
  • Reims: market Every day (41km)
  • Sainte-Menehould: market Monday (42km)
  • Sermaize-les-Bains: market Sunday (45km)
  • Plancy-l'Abbaye: market Tuesday (52km)
  • Saint-Dizier: market Thursday & Sunday (55km)

More information about Chalons-en-Champagne, Champagne-Ardenne

Tourist attractions near Chalons-en-Champagne, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Towers of Reims Cathedral (41km)
  • Tau Palace (41km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Montagne-de-Reims (34km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale de Reims (Reims) (41km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin botanique de la Presle (37km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac du Der-Chantecoq (52km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Martin-sur-le-Pre (3km)
  • Mourmelon-le-Grand (21km)
  • Baconnes (23km)
  • Oger (25km)
  • Haussimont (27km)
  • Rilly-la-Montagne (32km)
  • Chamery (38km)
  • Haussignemont (39km)
  • Semide (46km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Chalons-en-Champagne

Canton: Châlons-en-Champagne

Arrondissement: Châlons-en-Champagne

Department: Marne

Region: Champagne-Ardenne

Postcode: 51000

Distance to Chalons-en-Champagne

from Chalons-en-Champagne (prefecture): 1 km

from Paris: 147 km

from Calais: 285 km

from Nice: 625 km

from Bordeaux: 592 km

from Strasbourg: 252 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Chalons-en-Champagne from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Compertrix, Coolus, Fagnieres, Moncetz-Longevas, Recy, Saint-Gibrien, Saint-Martin-sur-le-Pre, Saint-Memmie, Sarry and Sogny-Aux-Moulins.

This page in French: Visiter Chalons-en-Champagne