Lancon tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Verdun at 39 km from Lancon

Visit Lancon: highlights and tourist information

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Lancon is situated in the Ardennes 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 Lancon in Grand-Est.

Popular places to visit nearby include Verdun at 39 km and Epine at 44 km.

Lancon, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 39 km (direction east-south-east), in the Meuse department

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

See Verdun guide


at 44 km (direction south-west), in the Marne department

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

See Epine guide


at 48 km (direction south-west)

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

See Sedan guide


at 51 km (direction west-south-west), in the Marne department

In Chalons-sur-Champagne it is the various churches that are the main highlight...

See Chalons-en-Champagne guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Ardennes

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Map of places to visit near Lancon


Markets in and near Lancon

  • Vouziers: market Saturday (18km)
  • Sainte-Menehould: market Monday (20km)
  • Stenay: market Friday (33km)
  • Verdun: market Friday (40km)
  • Rethel: market Thursday (45km)
  • Chalons-en-Champagne: market Wednesday all day & Saturday all day (52km)

More information about Lancon, Champagne-Ardenne

Tourist attractions near Lancon, France

What to do at Lancon? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Lancon.

Heritage sites

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac de Bairon (29km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Launois-sur-Vence (49km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Semide (22km)
  • Beaulieu-en-Argonne (30km)
  • Mourmelon-le-Grand (40km)
  • Baconnes (41km)
  • Saint-Martin-sur-le-Pre (51km)

Geography and distances

Lancon is in the north-east of France at 56 kilometres from Charleville-Mézières, the department capital (general information: Lancon is 190 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Lancon

Canton: Grandpré

Arrondissement: Vouziers

Department: Ardennes

Region: Champagne-Ardenne

New region: Grand-Est

Postcode: 0

Distance to Lancon

from Charleville-Mézières (prefecture): 56 km

from Paris: 190 km

from Calais: 285 km

from Nice: 646 km

from Bordeaux: 643 km

from Strasbourg: 224 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Autry, Binarville, Chatel-Chehery, Conde-les-Autry, Cornay, Grandham, Marcq, Montcheutin, Senuc and Termes.

This page in French: Visiter Lancon


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