Fontenelle tourism and travel guide

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Visit Fontenelle: highlights and tourist information

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Fontenelle is situated in the Aisne department and Picardy region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 55 kilometres from Laon, the department capital (general information: Fontenelle is 170 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Maroilles at 14 km and Forest of Marmol at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Fontenelle, 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 Fontenelle 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 Fontenelle

Markets in and near Fontenelle

  • Le Nouvion-en-Thierache: market Wednesday (6km)
  • Avesnes-sur-Helpe: market Friday (11km)
  • Fourmies: market Saturday (13km)
  • Anor: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Aulnoye-Aymeries: market Tuesday (19km)
  • Hirson: market Thursday & Monday (20km)
  • Vervins: market Saturday (22km)
  • Guise: market Saturday (22km)
  • Bohain-en-Vermandois: market Friday (30km)
  • Bavay: market Friday (30km)

More information about Fontenelle, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Fontenelle, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Fourmies (14km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • l'Avesnois (15km)
  • Scarpe-Escaut (55km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le jardin de Sylvie Fontaine (14km)
  • Jardins du château (24km)
  • Jardin de Bosmont-sur-Serre (33km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle du marais de Vesles-et-Caumont (41km)
  • Réserve naturelle des Marais d'Isle (44km)
  • Réserve naturelle des Landes de Versigny (52km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (60km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (61km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ebouleau (40km)
  • Gauchy (48km)
  • Mastaing (50km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Fontenelle

Canton: Capelle

Arrondissement: Vervins

Department: Aisne

Region: Picardy

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 0

Distance to Fontenelle

from Laon (prefecture): 55 km

from Paris: 170 km

from Calais: 175 km

from Nice: 749 km

from Bordeaux: 667 km

from Strasbourg: 324 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beaurepaire-sur-Sambre, Boulogne-sur-Helpe, Etroeungt, Floyon, La Flamengrie, Larouillies, Le Nouvion-en-Thierache and Papleux.

This page in French: Visiter Fontenelle