Gernelle tourism and travel guide

Photo of Gernelle in Ardennes

Photo is of Charleville-Mezieres at 7 km from Gernelle

Visit Gernelle: highlights and tourist information

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Gernelle is situated in the Ardennes department and Grand-Est region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Gernelle in Grand-Est.

Popular places to visit nearby include Charleville-Mezieres at 7 km and Sedan at 11 km.

Gernelle, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 7 km (direction west)

In and around the grand Place Ducale, among the largest squares in France, you...

See Charleville-Mezieres guide


at 11 km (direction east-south-east)

Now a 'town of art and history' it is the castle and surrounding streets...

See Sedan guide


at 15 km (direction north-west)

In a pleasant seting on the Meuse river, the two churches and a stroll...

See Montherme guide


at 36 km (direction north-north-west)

In Vireux-Molhain you can follow an attractive nature trail and also visit the Collegiale...

See Vireux-Molhain guide


at 41 km (direction north-north-west)

On the border with Belgium, Givet is dominated by the Charlemont Fort and is...

See Givet guide


Most Beautiful Village at 47 km (direction west), in the Aisne department

The small and rather remote village of Parfondeval is lso very picturesque and centred...

See Parfondeval guide

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Map of places to visit near Gernelle


Markets in and near Gernelle

  • Vrigne-Aux-Bois: market Sunday (4km)
  • Charleville-Mezieres: market Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday all day (8km)
  • Sedan: market Wednesday & Saturday (12km)
  • Revin: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Fumay: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Rocroi: market Tuesday (27km)
  • Stenay: market Friday (41km)
  • Givet: market Friday (41km)
  • Vouziers: market Saturday (42km)
  • Rethel: market Thursday (43km)

More information about Gernelle, Champagne-Ardenne

Tourist attractions near Gernelle, France

What to do at Gernelle? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Gernelle.

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac de Bairon (27km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Launois-sur-Vence (24km)
  • Rocroi (28km)

Geography and distances

Gernelle is in the north-east of France at 7 kilometres from Charleville-Mézières, the department capital (general information: Gernelle is 206 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Gernelle

Canton: Villers-Semeuse

Arrondissement: Charleville-Mézières

Department: Ardennes

Region: Champagne-Ardenne

New region: Grand-Est

Postcode: 0

Distance to Gernelle

from Charleville-Mézières (prefecture): 7 km

from Paris: 206 km

from Calais: 248 km

from Nice: 700 km

from Bordeaux: 682 km

from Strasbourg: 250 km

Getting here

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

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aiglemont, Bosseval-et-Briancourt, Issancourt-et-Rumel, La Grandville, Les Ayvelles, Lumes, Montcy-Notre-Dame, Neufmanil, Nouzonville, Saint-Laurent, Ville-sur-Lumes, Villers-Semeuse, Vivier-Au-Court and Vrigne-Aux-Bois.

This page in French: Visiter Gernelle