Gesnes-en-Argonne tourism and travel guide

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Visit Gesnes-en-Argonne: highlights and tourist information

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Gesnes-en-Argonne is situated in the Meuse department and Lorraine region (now part of the Grand-Est region), in the north-east of France at 60 kilometres from Bar-le-Duc, the department capital (general information: Gesnes-en-Argonne is 204 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Verdun at 29 km and Sedan at 45 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Gesnes-en-Argonne, 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 Gesnes-en-Argonne in Grand-Est.

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

Map of places to visit near Gesnes-en-Argonne

Markets in and near Gesnes-en-Argonne

  • Stenay: market Friday (23km)
  • Sainte-Menehould: market Monday (27km)
  • Vouziers: market Saturday (28km)
  • Verdun: market Friday (29km)
  • Longuyon: market Friday (42km)
  • Sedan: market Wednesday & Saturday (44km)

More information about Gesnes-en-Argonne, Lorraine

Tourist attractions near Gesnes-en-Argonne, France

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

Heritage sites

  • L'Epine basilique Notre-Dame (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (56km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac de Bairon (32km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Launois-sur-Vence (54km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Beaulieu-en-Argonne (30km)
  • Semide (35km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Gesnes-en-Argonne

Canton: Montfaucon-d'Argonne

Arrondissement: Verdun

Department: Meuse

Region: Lorraine

New region: Grand-Est

Postcode: 55110

Distance to Gesnes-en-Argonne

from Bar-le-Duc (prefecture): 60 km

from Paris: 204 km

from Calais: 293 km

from Nice: 645 km

from Bordeaux: 655 km

from Strasbourg: 212 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Gesnes-en-Argonne from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Apremont, Bantheville, Baulny, Charpentry, Cierges-sous-Montfaucon, Cunel, Epinonville, Exermont, Landres-et-Saint-Georges, Montfaucon-D'Argonne, Nantillois, Romagne-sous-Montfaucon and Sommerance.

This page in French: Visiter Gesnes-en-Argonne