Germaine tourism and travel guide

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Visit Germaine: highlights and tourist information

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Germaine is situated in the Aisne department and Picardy region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 46 kilometres from Laon, the department capital (general information: Germaine is 120 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Quentin at 13 km and Peronne at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Germaine, 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 Germaine 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 Germaine

Markets in and near Germaine

  • Ham: market Saturday (8km)
  • Saint-Quentin: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (13km)
  • Peronne: market Saturday (18km)
  • Tergnier: market Thursday & Sunday (22km)
  • Chauny: market Friday (23km)
  • Fresnoy-le-Grand: market Monday (26km)
  • Roye: market Friday (26km)
  • Noyon: market Saturday (27km)
  • Origny-Sainte-Benoite: market Thursday (27km)
  • Rosieres-en-Santerre: market Tuesday (30km)

More information about Germaine, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Germaine, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Chateau Coucy (35km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (31km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château (41km)
  • Parc du château de Compiègne (49km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle des Marais d'Isle (15km)
  • Réserve naturelle des Landes de Versigny (31km)
  • Forêt de Laigue (41km)
  • Mont Ganelon (44km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Gauchy (11km)
  • Guyencourt-Saulcourt (21km)
  • Vivaise (39km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Germaine

Canton: Vermand

Arrondissement: Saint-Quentin

Department: Aisne

Region: Picardy

Postcode: 0

Distance to Germaine

from Laon (prefecture): 46 km

from Paris: 120 km

from Calais: 155 km

from Nice: 749 km

from Bordeaux: 619 km

from Strasbourg: 363 km

Getting here

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

We have 24 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Artemps, Attilly, Aubigny-Aux-Kaisnes, Beauvois-en-Vermandois, Bray-Saint-Christophe, Caulaincourt, Douchy, Douilly, Etreillers, Fluquieres, Foreste, Happencourt, Lanchy, Monchy-Lagache, Quivieres, Roupy, Sancourt, Savy, Tertry, Trefcon, Tugny-et-Pont, Ugny-l'Equipee, Vaux-en-Vermandois and Villers-Saint-Christophe.

This page in French: Visiter Germaine