Maast-et-Violaine tourism and travel guide

Photo of Maast-et-Violaine in Aisne

Photo is of Soissons at 14 km from Maast-et-Violaine

Visit Maast-et-Violaine: highlights and tourist information

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Maast-et-Violaine is situated in the Aisne department and Hauts-de-France region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Maast-et-Violaine in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Soissons at 14 km and La Ferte-Milon at 26 km.

Maast-et-Violaine, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 14 km (direction north-west)

In Soissons you can explore the abbey and the cathedral before taking...

See Soissons guide
La Ferte-Milon

La Ferte-Milon

at 26 km (direction west-south-west)

The curious facade of a 14th century castle dominates your visit to...

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at 33 km (direction north-north-east)

The cathedral in Laon is an astonishing early gothic masterpiece, and the...

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at 35 km (direction west), in the Oise department

In Pierrefonds village visit one of the most lovely castles in northern...

See Pierrefonds guide
Morienval abbey

Morienval abbey

Abbey at 38 km (direction west), in the Oise department

The Abbey of Notre-Dame at Morienval is an impressive example of Romanesque...

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Heritage Site at 42 km (direction east), in the Marne department

In the attractive and lively centre of Reims you can see three...

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at 46 km (direction east-south-east), in the Marne department

The grand wine houses andvineyards around the town leave you in doubt...

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Ourscamp abbey

Ourscamp abbey

Abbey at 47 km (direction west-north-west), in the Oise department

Ourscamp abbey is an abbey in Picardy, now in ruins and surrounded...

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at 47 km (direction west-north-west), in the Oise department

The medieval centre of Noyon is dominated by its cathedral in the...

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at 48 km (direction west-north-west), in the Oise department

In Compiegne you can visit the palace, several museums, and other interesting...

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at 54 km (direction west-south-west), in the Seine-et-Marne department

Meaux is visited because of its episcopal city, with a cathedral, chapter...

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Markets in and near Maast-et-Violaine

  • Braine: market Friday (9km)
  • Fere-en-Tardenois: market Wednesday (10km)
  • Soissons: market Wednesday & Saturday (14km)
  • Fismes: market Saturday (17km)
  • Chateau-Thierry: market Friday (26km)
  • Villers-Cotterets: market Thursday (26km)
  • Dormans: market Saturday (27km)
  • Vic-sur-Aisne: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Cuise-la-Motte: market Sunday (34km)
  • Laon: market Thursday (35km)

More information about Maast-et-Violaine, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Maast-et-Violaine, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Chateau Coucy (28km)
  • Pierrefonds Chateau (35km)
  • Tau Palace (42km)
  • Towers of Reims Cathedral (42km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Montagne-de-Reims (42km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Berzy-le-Sec (Berzy-le-sec) (12km)
  • Eglise abbatiale de Notre Dame (Morienval) (38km)
  • Eglise de Saint Sulpice (Bethancourt-en-Valois) (42km)
  • Cathédrale de Reims (Reims) (42km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gilocourt) (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de la Muette (30km)
  • Jardin du donjon de Vez (33km)
  • Jardin botanique de la Presle (38km)
  • Jardins de Viels-Maisons (43km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle du Coteau de Chartèves (23km)
  • Foret de Retz (26km)
  • Réserve naturelle des Landes de Versigny (40km)
  • Forêt de Laigue (42km)
  • Forêt de Compiègne (44km)
  • Mont Ganelon (48km)
  • Réserve naturelle du marais de Vesles-et-Caumont (49km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Vivaise (39km)
  • Chamery (39km)
  • Rilly-la-Montagne (45km)
  • Ebouleau (53km)
  • Oger (55km)

Geography and distances

Maast-et-Violaine is in the north of France at 34 kilometres from Laon, the department capital (general information: Maast-et-Violaine is 93 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Maast-et-Violaine

Canton: Oulchy-le-Château

Arrondissement: Soissons

Department: Aisne

Region: Picardy

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 0

Distance to Maast-et-Violaine

from Laon (prefecture): 34 km

from Paris: 93 km

from Calais: 218 km

from Nice: 686 km

from Bordeaux: 581 km

from Strasbourg: 323 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Maast-et-Violaine from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ambrief, Arcy-Sainte-Restitue, Beugneux, Cerseuil, Chacrise, Cramaille, Cuiry-Housse, Droizy, Grand-Rozoy, Launoy, Lesges, Muret-et-Crouttes and Nampteuil-sous-Muret.

This page in French: Visiter Maast-et-Violaine