Elan tourism and travel guide
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Elan is situated in the Ardennes department and Champagne-Ardenne region (now part of the Grand-Est region), in the north-east of France at 12 kilometres from Charleville-Mézières, the department capital (general information: Elan is 196 kilometres from Paris).
Elan, 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 Elan 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 Ardennes
Map of places to visit near Elan
Markets in and near Elan
- Vrigne-Aux-Bois: market Sunday (11km)
- Charleville-Mezieres: market Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday all day (12km)
- Sedan: market Wednesday & Saturday (14km)
- Vouziers: market Saturday (30km)
- Revin: market Tuesday (32km)
- Rethel: market Thursday (33km)
- Rocroi: market Tuesday (33km)
- Fumay: market Wednesday (37km)
- Stenay: market Friday (37km)
- Rozoy-sur-Serre: market Wednesday (45km)
More information about Elan, Champagne-Ardenne
Tourist attractions near Elan, France
Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Elan.
Most beautiful villages in France
(see also beautiful French villages)
- Parfondeval (44km)
Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)
(see also historical French towns)
- Charleville-Mezieres (12km)
Sites of natural beauty
- Lac de Bairon (15km)
Towns of Art and history
- Sedan (14km)
(recommended place to break a long journey)
- Launois-sur-Vence (16km)
- Rocroi (34km)
Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)
- Semide (38km)
Geography and distances
Distance to Elan
from Charleville-Mézières (prefecture): 12 km
from Paris: 196 km
from Calais: 251 km
from Nice: 690 km
from Bordeaux: 670 km
from Strasbourg: 249 km
For driving distances to Elan from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Balaives-et-Butz, Boulzicourt, Boutancourt, Chalandry-Elaire, Dom-le-Mesnil, Etrepigny, Flize, Hannogne-Saint-Martin, Nouvion-sur-Meuse, Omicourt, Saint-Marceau, Saint-Pierre-sur-Vence, Sapogne-et-Feucheres, Singly, Villers-le-Tilleul and Villers-sur-le-Mont.
This page in French: Visiter Elan