Croix-Fonsommes tourism and travel guide

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Visit Croix-Fonsommes: highlights and tourist information

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Croix-Fonsommes is situated in the Aisne department and Picardy region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 43 kilometres from Laon, the department capital (general information: Croix-Fonsommes is 141 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Quentin at 12 km and Cambrai at 29 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Croix-Fonsommes, 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 Croix-Fonsommes in Hauts-de-France.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Croix-Fonsommes

Markets in and near Croix-Fonsommes

  • Fresnoy-le-Grand: market Monday (3km)
  • Bohain-en-Vermandois: market Friday (8km)
  • Origny-Sainte-Benoite: market Thursday (11km)
  • Saint-Quentin: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (12km)
  • Guise: market Saturday (16km)
  • Caudry: market Tuesday & Friday (22km)
  • Le Nouvion-en-Thierache: market Wednesday (29km)
  • Avesnes-les-Aubert: market Thursday & Sunday (30km)
  • Cambrai: market Wednesday & Saturday (30km)
  • Ham: market Saturday (31km)

More information about Croix-Fonsommes, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Croix-Fonsommes, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Chateau Coucy (45km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • l'Avesnois (42km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (20km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château (21km)
  • Le jardin de Sylvie Fontaine (35km)
  • Jardin de Bosmont-sur-Serre (39km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle des Marais d'Isle (11km)
  • Réserve naturelle des Landes de Versigny (32km)
  • Réserve naturelle du marais de Vesles-et-Caumont (40km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Gauchy (15km)
  • Guyencourt-Saulcourt (25km)
  • Vivaise (36km)
  • Mastaing (43km)
  • Ebouleau (44km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Croix-Fonsommes

Canton: Bohain-en-Vermandois

Arrondissement: Saint-Quentin

Department: Aisne

Region: Picardy

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 0

Distance to Croix-Fonsommes

from Laon (prefecture): 43 km

from Paris: 141 km

from Calais: 158 km

from Nice: 751 km

from Bordeaux: 640 km

from Strasbourg: 349 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Croix-Fonsommes from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Brancourt-le-Grand, Essigny-le-Petit, Etaves-et-Bocquiaux, Fieulaine, Fonsommes, Fontaine-Notre-Dame, Fontaine-Uterte, Fresnoy-le-Grand, Lesdins, Montbrehain, Montigny-en-Arrouaise, Ramicourt, Remaucourt, Seboncourt and Sequehart.

This page in French: Visiter Croix-Fonsommes