Filain tourism and travel guide

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Visit Filain: highlights and tourist information

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Filain is situated in the Aisne department and Picardy region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 13 kilometres from Laon, the department capital (general information: Filain is 110 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Laon at 12 km and Soissons at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Filain, 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 Filain in Hauts-de-France.

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

 
 

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Aisne

Map of places to visit near Filain

Markets in and near Filain

  • Braine: market Friday (13km)
  • Laon: market Thursday (14km)
  • Soissons: market Wednesday & Saturday (19km)
  • Fismes: market Saturday (19km)
  • Tergnier: market Thursday & Sunday (29km)
  • Fere-en-Tardenois: market Wednesday (29km)
  • Chauny: market Friday (30km)
  • Guignicourt: market Friday (30km)
  • Vic-sur-Aisne: market Wednesday (33km)
  • Marle: market Friday (35km)

More information about Filain, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Filain, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Chateau Coucy (19km)
  • Tau Palace (41km)
  • Towers of Reims Cathedral (41km)
  • Pierrefonds Chateau (44km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Montagne-de-Reims (48km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Berzy-le-Sec (Berzy-le-sec) (22km)
  • Cathédrale de Reims (Reims) (41km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de Bosmont-sur-Serre (37km)
  • Jardin du château de la Muette (43km)
  • Jardins du château (45km)
  • Jardin botanique de la Presle (45km)
  • Jardin du donjon de Vez (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle des Landes de Versigny (21km)
  • Réserve naturelle du marais de Vesles-et-Caumont (28km)
  • Foret de Retz (40km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Coteau de Chartèves (43km)
  • Forêt de Laigue (44km)
  • Réserve naturelle des Marais d'Isle (47km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Vivaise (18km)
  • Ebouleau (33km)
  • Chamery (43km)
  • Gauchy (46km)
  • Rilly-la-Montagne (48km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Filain

Canton: Vailly-sur-Aisne

Arrondissement: Soissons

Department: Aisne

Region: Picardy

Postcode: 0

Distance to Filain

from Laon (prefecture): 13 km

from Paris: 110 km

from Calais: 205 km

from Nice: 700 km

from Bordeaux: 601 km

from Strasbourg: 321 km

Getting here

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

We have 22 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aizy-Jouy, Braye-en-Laonnois, Celles-sur-Aisne, Chaillevois, Chavignon, Chevregny, Colligis-Crandelain, Laval-en-Laonnois, Lierval, Lizy, Monampteuil, Moussy-Verneuil, Nouvion-le-Vineux, Ostel, Pargny-Filain, Presles-et-Thierny, Royaucourt-et-Chailvet, Soupir, Trucy, Urcel, Vailly-sur-Aisne and Vaudesson.

This page in French: Visiter Filain