Marchais tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Laon at 15 km from Marchais

Visit Marchais: highlights and tourist information

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Marchais 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 Marchais in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Laon at 15 km and Parfondeval at 30 km.

Marchais, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 15 km (direction west)

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

See Laon guide


Most Beautiful Village at 30 km (direction east-north-east)

The small and rather remote village of Parfondeval is lso very picturesque...

See Parfondeval guide
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Heritage Site at 40 km (direction south-south-east), in the Marne department

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

See Reims guide


at 42 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Soissons guide


at 48 km (direction west-north-west)

In the central square in Saint-Quentin, the 16th century town hall is...

See Saint-Quentin guide
La Ferte-Milon

La Ferte-Milon

at 67 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See La Ferte-Milon guide

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Map of places to visit near Marchais


Markets in and near Marchais

  • Laon: market Thursday (12km)
  • Marle: market Friday (18km)
  • Guignicourt: market Friday (20km)
  • Rozoy-sur-Serre: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Vervins: market Saturday (28km)
  • Fismes: market Saturday (32km)
  • Braine: market Friday (34km)
  • Origny-Sainte-Benoite: market Thursday (37km)
  • Guise: market Saturday (37km)
  • Tergnier: market Thursday & Sunday (39km)

More information about Marchais, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Marchais, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Chateau Coucy (37km)
  • Tau Palace (40km)
  • Towers of Reims Cathedral (40km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale de Reims (Reims) (40km)
  • Eglise de Berzy-le-Sec (Berzy-le-sec) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de Bosmont-sur-Serre (17km)
  • Jardins du château (32km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle du marais de Vesles-et-Caumont (9km)
  • Réserve naturelle des Landes de Versigny (27km)
  • Réserve naturelle des Marais d'Isle (47km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ebouleau (11km)
  • Vivaise (19km)
  • Gauchy (48km)

Geography and distances

Marchais is in the north of France at 14 kilometres from Laon, the department capital (general information: Marchais is 134 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Marchais

Canton: Sissonne

Arrondissement: Laon

Department: Aisne

Region: Picardy

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 0

Distance to Marchais

from Laon (prefecture): 14 km

from Paris: 134 km

from Calais: 206 km

from Nice: 705 km

from Bordeaux: 623 km

from Strasbourg: 307 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chivres-en-Laonnois, Coucy-les-Eppes, Gizy, Liesse-Notre-Dame, Mauregny-en-Haye, Missy-les-Pierrepont, Montaigu, Samoussy and Sissonne.

This page in French: Visiter Marchais


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