Merval tourism and travel guide

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Visit Merval: highlights and tourist information

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Merval is situated in the Aisne department and Picardy region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 24 kilometres from Laon, the department capital (general information: Merval is 113 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Laon at 24 km and Reims at 27 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Merval, 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 Merval 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 Merval

Markets in and near Merval

  • Fismes: market Saturday (5km)
  • Braine: market Friday (12km)
  • Fere-en-Tardenois: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Guignicourt: market Friday (22km)
  • Laon: market Thursday (24km)
  • Reims: market Every day (26km)
  • Soissons: market Wednesday & Saturday (27km)
  • Dormans: market Saturday (31km)
  • Ay: market Friday (40km)
  • Epernay: market Wednesday & Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Sunday & Saturday (40km)

More information about Merval, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Merval, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Towers of Reims Cathedral (27km)
  • Tau Palace (27km)
  • Chateau Coucy (33km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Montagne-de-Reims (32km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale de Reims (Reims) (27km)
  • Eglise de Berzy-le-Sec (Berzy-le-sec) (28km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin botanique de la Presle (30km)
  • Jardin de Bosmont-sur-Serre (44km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle du Coteau de Chartèves (33km)
  • Réserve naturelle du marais de Vesles-et-Caumont (35km)
  • Réserve naturelle des Landes de Versigny (36km)
  • Foret de Retz (45km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Chamery (27km)
  • Vivaise (31km)
  • Rilly-la-Montagne (33km)
  • Ebouleau (38km)
  • Oger (49km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Merval

Canton: Braine

Arrondissement: Soissons

Department: Aisne

Region: Picardy

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 0

Distance to Merval

from Laon (prefecture): 24 km

from Paris: 113 km

from Calais: 221 km

from Nice: 685 km

from Bordeaux: 597 km

from Strasbourg: 308 km

Getting here

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

We have 27 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Baslieux-les-Fismes, Bazoches-sur-Vesles, Beaurieux, Blanzy-les-Fismes, Bourg-et-Comin, Breuil, Courlandon, Cuiry-les-Chaudardes, Dhuizel, Fismes, Glennes, Longueval-Barbonval, Magneux, Maizy, Meurival, Muscourt, Oeuilly, Pargnan, Perles, Pont-Arcy, Revillon, Romain, Saint-Thibaut, Serval, Vauxcere, Viel-Arcy and Villers-en-Prayeres.

This page in French: Visiter Merval