La Croix-sur-Ourcq tourism and travel guide

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Visit La Croix-sur-Ourcq: highlights and tourist information

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La Croix-sur-Ourcq is situated in the Aisne department and Picardy region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 48 kilometres from Laon, the department capital (general information: La Croix-sur-Ourcq is 81 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include La Ferte-Milon at 17 km and Soissons at 24 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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La Croix-sur-Ourcq, 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 La Croix-sur-Ourcq in Hauts-de-France.

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


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Map of places to visit near La Croix-sur-Ourcq

Markets in and near La Croix-sur-Ourcq

  • Fere-en-Tardenois: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Chateau-Thierry: market Friday (14km)
  • Villers-Cotterets: market Thursday (21km)
  • Charly: market Thursday (22km)
  • Dormans: market Saturday (23km)
  • Soissons: market Wednesday & Saturday (23km)
  • Braine: market Friday (23km)
  • Fismes: market Saturday (29km)
  • Lizy-sur-Ourcq: market Friday (29km)
  • La Ferte-sous-Jouarre: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (30km)

More information about La Croix-sur-Ourcq, Picardy

Tourist attractions near La Croix-sur-Ourcq, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting La Croix-sur-Ourcq.

Heritage sites

  • Compiène église Saint-Jacques (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (47km)

National Monuments

  • Pierrefonds Chateau (34km)
  • Chateau Coucy (39km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Montagne-de-Reims (45km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Berzy-le-Sec (Berzy-le-sec) (19km)
  • Eglise abbatiale de Notre Dame (Morienval) (34km)
  • Eglise de Saint Sulpice (Bethancourt-en-Valois) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gilocourt) (38km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de la Muette (25km)
  • Jardin du donjon de Vez (28km)
  • Jardins de Viels-Maisons (30km)
  • Jardin botanique de la Presle (42km)
  • Parc du château de Compiègne (47km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle du Coteau de Chartèves (15km)
  • Foret de Retz (21km)
  • Forêt de Compiègne (43km)
  • Forêt de Laigue (44km)
  • Mont Ganelon (49km)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Chamery (44km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: La Croix-sur-Ourcq

Canton: Neuilly-Saint-Front

Arrondissement: Château-Thierry

Department: Aisne

Region: Picardy

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 0

Distance to La Croix-sur-Ourcq

from Laon (prefecture): 48 km

from Paris: 81 km

from Calais: 225 km

from Nice: 678 km

from Bordeaux: 566 km

from Strasbourg: 328 km

Getting here

For driving distances to La Croix-sur-Ourcq from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Armentieres-sur-Ourcq, Billy-sur-Ourcq, Bonnesvalyn, Brecy, Breny, Coincy, Grisolles, Latilly, Montgru-Saint-Hilaire, Nanteuil-Notre-Dame, Oulchy-la-Ville, Oulchy-le-Chateau, Rocourt-Saint-Martin, Rozet-Saint-Albin, Sommelans and Vichel-Nanteuil.

This page in French: Visiter La Croix-sur-Ourcq