Mortefontaine tourism and travel guide

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Visit Mortefontaine: highlights and tourist information

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Mortefontaine is situated in the Aisne department and Picardy region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 47 kilometres from Laon, the department capital (general information: Mortefontaine is 75 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Pierrefonds at 7 km and Morienval abbey at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Mortefontaine, 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 Mortefontaine 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 Mortefontaine

Markets in and near Mortefontaine

  • Cuise-la-Motte: market Sunday (8km)
  • Villers-Cotterets: market Thursday (9km)
  • Vic-sur-Aisne: market Wednesday (9km)
  • Crepy-en-Valois: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Soissons: market Wednesday & Saturday (19km)
  • Compiegne: market Wednesday & Saturday (20km)
  • Lacroix-Saint-Ouen: market Sunday (21km)
  • Longueil-Annel: market Sunday - seasonal market only (22km)
  • Thourotte: market Thursday (22km)
  • Noyon: market Saturday (28km)

More information about Mortefontaine, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Mortefontaine, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Compiène église Saint-Jacques (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (20km)

National Monuments

  • Pierrefonds Chateau (7km)
  • Chateau Coucy (27km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Oise-Pays de France (41km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise abbatiale de Notre Dame (Morienval) (12km)
  • Eglise de Saint Sulpice (Bethancourt-en-Valois) (15km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gilocourt) (16km)
  • Eglise de Berzy-le-Sec (Berzy-le-sec) (17km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Jean-Baptiste du Moncel (Pontpoint) (32km)
  • Abbaye de Chaalis (Fontaine-Chaalis) (35km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Senlis) (38km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de la Muette (8km)
  • Jardin du donjon de Vez (10km)
  • Parc du château de Compiègne (21km)
  • Parc du château de Valgenceuse (38km)
  • Potager des Princes (46km)
  • Jardin et parc du château de Chantilly (47km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Foret de Retz (8km)
  • Forêt de Compiègne (17km)
  • Forêt de Laigue (17km)
  • Mont Ganelon (22km)
  • Foret d'Halette (37km)
  • Foret de Ermenonville (38km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Coteau de Chartèves (42km)
  • Réserve naturelle des Landes de Versigny (44km)
  • Forêt de Chantilly (45km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Parc Asterix (43km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Vivaise (47km)
  • Aulnay-sous-Bois (62km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Mortefontaine

Canton: Vic-sur-Aisne

Arrondissement: Soissons

Department: Aisne

Region: Picardy

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 0

Distance to Mortefontaine

from Laon (prefecture): 47 km

from Paris: 75 km

from Calais: 200 km

from Nice: 703 km

from Bordeaux: 571 km

from Strasbourg: 351 km

Getting here

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

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bonneuil-en-Valois, Chelles, Coeuvres-et-Valsery, Croutoy, Cuise-la-Motte, Emeville, Hautefontaine, Montgobert, Montigny-Lengrain, Puiseux-en-Retz, Retheuil, Saint-Etienne-Roilaye, Soucy, Taillefontaine and Vivieres.

This page in French: Visiter Mortefontaine