Clairfontaine tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Solre-le-Chateau at 23 km from Clairfontaine

Visit Clairfontaine: highlights and tourist information

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Clairfontaine 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 Clairfontaine in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Solre-le-Chateau at 23 km and Maroilles at 24 km.

Clairfontaine, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 23 km (direction north-north-east), in the Nord department

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

See Solre-le-Chateau guide


at 24 km (direction north-west), in the Nord department

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

See Maroilles guide


Most Beautiful Village at 29 km (direction south-east)

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

See Parfondeval guide
Forest of Mormal

Forest of Mormal

at 30 km (direction north-west), in the Nord department

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

See Forest of Mormal guide
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at 38 km (direction north-north-west), in the Nord department

The town of Bavay has an important Roman forum and other Roman...

See Bavay guide
Le Quesnoy

Le Quesnoy

at 39 km (direction north-west), in the Nord department

Le Quesnoy is best known for the promenade around the impressive ramparts...

See Le Quesnoy guide


at 52 km (direction west)

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

See Saint-Quentin guide


at 53 km (direction south-west)

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

See Laon guide

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Map of places to visit near Clairfontaine


Markets in and near Clairfontaine

  • Fourmies: market Saturday (6km)
  • Anor: market Wednesday (8km)
  • Hirson: market Thursday & Monday (10km)
  • Le Nouvion-en-Thierache: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Avesnes-sur-Helpe: market Friday (16km)
  • Vervins: market Saturday (17km)
  • Aulnoye-Aymeries: market Tuesday (27km)
  • Guise: market Saturday (27km)
  • Marle: market Friday (30km)
  • Rozoy-sur-Serre: market Wednesday (32km)

More information about Clairfontaine, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Clairfontaine, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

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Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Fourmies (7km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • l'Avesnois (22km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le jardin de Sylvie Fontaine (24km)
  • Jardins du château (26km)
  • Jardin de Bosmont-sur-Serre (29km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle du marais de Vesles-et-Caumont (37km)
  • Réserve naturelle des Landes de Versigny (53km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Rocroi (39km)
  • Launois-sur-Vence (54km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ebouleau (35km)
  • Vivaise (50km)

Geography and distances

Clairfontaine is in the north of France at 53 kilometres from Laon, the department capital (general information: Clairfontaine is 172 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Clairfontaine

Canton: Capelle

Arrondissement: Vervins

Department: Aisne

Region: Picardy

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 0

Distance to Clairfontaine

from Laon (prefecture): 53 km

from Paris: 172 km

from Calais: 185 km

from Nice: 741 km

from Bordeaux: 666 km

from Strasbourg: 314 km

Getting here

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

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Effry, Fourmies, Froidestrees, La Capelle, La Flamengrie, Larouillies, Luzoir, Mondrepuis, Neuve-Maison, Ohis, Rocquigny, Sommeron, Wignehies and Wimy.

This page in French: Visiter Clairfontaine


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