Guise tourism and travel guide

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Visit Guise: highlights and tourist information

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Guise is situated in the Aisne department and Picardy region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 37 kilometres from Laon, the department capital (general information: Guise is 148 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Quentin at 25 km and Maroilles at 28 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Guise, 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 Guise 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 Guise

Markets in and near Guise

Market days in Guise: weekly market: Saturday;

  • Guise: market Saturday (0km)
  • Origny-Sainte-Benoite: market Thursday (12km)
  • Bohain-en-Vermandois: market Friday (16km)
  • Fresnoy-le-Grand: market Monday (16km)
  • Le Nouvion-en-Thierache: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Marle: market Friday (20km)
  • Vervins: market Saturday (21km)
  • Saint-Quentin: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (25km)
  • Caudry: market Tuesday & Friday (29km)
  • Fourmies: market Saturday (32km)

More information about Guise, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Guise, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Chateau Coucy (47km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Fourmies (33km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • l'Avesnois (34km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (33km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château (6km)
  • Jardin de Bosmont-sur-Serre (25km)
  • Le jardin de Sylvie Fontaine (28km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle des Marais d'Isle (23km)
  • Réserve naturelle du marais de Vesles-et-Caumont (28km)
  • Réserve naturelle des Landes de Versigny (31km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Gauchy (27km)
  • Ebouleau (30km)
  • Vivaise (31km)
  • Guyencourt-Saulcourt (41km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Guise

Canton: Guise

Arrondissement: Vervins

Department: Aisne

Region: Picardy

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 0

Distance to Guise

from Laon (prefecture): 37 km

from Paris: 148 km

from Calais: 172 km

from Nice: 742 km

from Bordeaux: 645 km

from Strasbourg: 333 km

Getting here

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

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Audigny, Colonfay, Flavigny-le-Grand-et-Beaurain, Grand-Verly, Lavaqueresse, LesquielLes Saint-Germain, Macquigny, Monceau-sur-Oise, Noyales, Proix, Puisieux-et-Clanlieu, Vadencourt and Villers-les-Guise.

This page in French: Visiter Guise