Gesnes-en-Argonne tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Verdun at 29 km from Gesnes-en-Argonne

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Gesnes-en-Argonne is situated in the Meuse 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 Gesnes-en-Argonne in Grand-Est.

Popular places to visit nearby include Verdun at 29 km and Sedan at 45 km.

Gesnes-en-Argonne, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 29 km (direction east-south-east)

War memorials are the centre of most visits to Verdun, scene of some of...

See Verdun guide


at 45 km (direction north-north-west), in the Ardennes department

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

See Sedan guide


at 56 km (direction west-south-west), in the Marne department

In the village of Epine you can visit the Basilica of Notre Dame de...

See Epine guide

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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)

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Tourist attractions near Gesnes-en-Argonne, France

What to do at Gesnes-en-Argonne? 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

Gesnes-en-Argonne is 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).

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