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Douaumont tourism and travel guide

Photo of Douaumont in Meuse

Photo is of Verdun at 7 km from Douaumont

Visit Douaumont: highlights and tourist information

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Douaumont is situated in the Meuse department and Grand-Est region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Verdun at 7 km and Bar-le-Duc at 53 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Douaumont, 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 Douaumont in Grand-Est.

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



at 7 km (direction south-west)

War memorials are the centre of most visits to...

See Verdun guide


at 53 km (direction south-south-west)

In the upper town of Bar-le-Duc you can find good examples...

See Bar-le-Duc guide

Map of places to visit near Douaumont


Markets in and near Douaumont

  • Verdun: market Friday (7km)
  • Piennes: market Thursday (27km)
  • Longuyon: market Friday (28km)
  • Jarny: market Saturday (33km)
  • Stenay: market Friday (36km)
  • Saint-Mihiel: market Saturday (37km)
  • Homecourt: market Sunday all day (39km)
  • Joeuf: market Friday (41km)
  • Longwy: market Thursday & Saturday (41km)
  • Sainte-Menehould: market Monday (42km)

More information about Douaumont, Lorraine

Tourist attractions near Douaumont, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Longwy ville neuve (Vauban fortifications) (41km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Lorraine (57km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Beaulieu-en-Argonne (34km)

Geography and distances

Douaumont is in the north-east of France at 53 kilometres from Bar-le-Duc, the department capital (general information: Douaumont is 229 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Douaumont

Canton: Charny-sur-Meuse

Arrondissement: Verdun

Department: Meuse

Region: Lorraine

New region: Grand-Est

Postcode: 55100

Distance to Douaumont

from Bar-le-Duc (prefecture): 53 km

from Paris: 229 km

from Calais: 320 km

from Nice: 629 km

from Bordeaux: 667 km

from Strasbourg: 183 km

Getting here

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

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beaumont-en-Verdunois, Belleville-sur-Meuse, Bezonvaux, Bras-sur-Meuse, Damloup, Dieppe-sous-Douaumont, Eix, Fleury-Devant-Douaumont, Louvemont-Cote-du-Poivre, Maucourt-sur-Orne, Ornes, Thierville-sur-Meuse, Vacherauville and Vaux-Devant-Damloup.

This page in French: Visiter Douaumont

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