Francastel tourism and travel guide

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Visit Francastel: highlights and tourist information

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Francastel is situated in the Oise department and Picardy region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 18 kilometres from Beauvais, the department capital (general information: Francastel is 83 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Beauvais at 18 km and Gerberoy at 22 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Francastel, 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 Francastel 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 Oise

Map of places to visit near Francastel

Markets in and near Francastel

  • Beauvais: market Wednesday all day & Saturday all day (19km)
  • Bresles: market Thursday (22km)
  • Saint-Just-en-Chaussee: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Poix-de-Picardie: market Sunday (24km)
  • Noailles: market Tuesday (30km)
  • Formerie: market Wednesday (30km)
  • Montdidier: market Thursday (31km)
  • Moreuil: market Tuesday (32km)
  • Gournay-en-Bray: market Tuesday & Friday (33km)
  • Aumale: market Saturday (34km)

More information about Francastel, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Francastel, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Forges-les-Eaux (43km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Beauvais) (18km)
  • Abbaye Saint Germer de Fly (Saint-Germer-de-Fly) (31km)
  • Saint-Gervais-Saint-Protais de Gisors (Gisors) (44km)
  • Abbatiale Saint Nicolas (Saint-Leu-d'Esserent) (46km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Jean-Baptiste du Moncel (Pontpoint) (48km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Senlis) (53km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Digeon (31km)
  • Le clos Alexandre (36km)
  • Jardin et parc du château de Chantilly (50km)
  • Potager des Princes (50km)
  • Parc et roseraie du château de Rambures (53km)
  • Parc du château de Valgenceuse (54km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Hortillonnages d'Amiens (8km)
  • Plan d'eau du Canada (17km)
  • Forêt du Parc de Saint-Quentin (17km)
  • Forêt de Hez-Froidmont (27km)
  • Montagne de Montenoy (30km)
  • Réserve naturelle de l'Étang Saint-Ladre (34km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale des Larris et Tourbières de Saint-Pierre-es-Champs (35km)
  • Foret d'Halette (49km)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Beauvais (19km)
  • Remerangles (19km)
  • Mureaumont (27km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Francastel

Canton: Crèvecoeur-le-Grand

Arrondissement: Beauvais

Department: Oise

Region: Picardy

Postcode: 60480

Distance to Francastel

from Beauvais (prefecture): 18 km

from Paris: 83 km

from Calais: 152 km

from Nice: 762 km

from Bordeaux: 567 km

from Strasbourg: 423 km

Getting here

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

We have 18 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Auchy-la-Montagne, Cormeilles, Crevecoeur-le-Grand, Domeliers, Froissy, Hardivillers, Lachaussee-du-Bois-d'Ecu, Le Crocq, Le Gallet, Le Saulchoy, Luchy, Maisoncelle-Tuilerie, Maulers, Noiremont, Ourcel-Maison, Puits-la-Vallee, Rotangy and Viefvillers.

This page in French: Visiter Francastel