Housset tourism and travel guide

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Visit Housset: highlights and tourist information

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Housset is situated in the Aisne department and Picardy region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 26 kilometres from Laon, the department capital (general information: Housset is 143 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Laon at 27 km and Saint-Quentin at 31 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Housset, 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 Housset 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 Housset

Markets in and near Housset

  • Marle: market Friday (8km)
  • Guise: market Saturday (13km)
  • Vervins: market Saturday (15km)
  • Origny-Sainte-Benoite: market Thursday (16km)
  • Laon: market Thursday (25km)
  • Le Nouvion-en-Thierache: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Fresnoy-le-Grand: market Monday (27km)
  • Bohain-en-Vermandois: market Friday (28km)
  • Saint-Quentin: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (30km)
  • Hirson: market Thursday & Monday (31km)

More information about Housset, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Housset, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Chateau Coucy (41km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Fourmies (35km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • l'Avesnois (43km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château (7km)
  • Jardin de Bosmont-sur-Serre (13km)
  • Le jardin de Sylvie Fontaine (38km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle du marais de Vesles-et-Caumont (16km)
  • Réserve naturelle des Landes de Versigny (25km)
  • Réserve naturelle des Marais d'Isle (29km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ebouleau (18km)
  • Vivaise (22km)
  • Gauchy (32km)
  • Guyencourt-Saulcourt (50km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Housset

Canton: Sains-Richaumont

Arrondissement: Vervins

Department: Aisne

Region: Picardy

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 0

Distance to Housset

from Laon (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 143 km

from Calais: 184 km

from Nice: 729 km

from Bordeaux: 638 km

from Strasbourg: 323 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Berlancourt, Chatillon-les-Sons, Chevennes, La Neuville-Housset, Le Herie-la-Vieville, Leme, Marfontaine, Marle, Rougeries, Sains-Richaumont, Sons-et-Roncheres and Thiernu.

This page in French: Visiter Housset