Noyon tourism and travel guide

Photo of Noyon in Oise

Visit Noyon: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: The medieval centre of Noyon is dominated by its cathedral in the 'transition' style (between roman and gothic periods) and related monuments

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Noyon. For detailed visitor information see the Noyon travel guide.

Noyon is situated in the Oise department and Picardy region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 68 kilometres from Beauvais, the department capital (general information: Noyon is 93 kilometres from Paris).

Tourist classifications for Noyon include "town of art and history".

Popular places to visit nearby include Compiegne at 22 km and Pierrefonds at 25 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Noyon, 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 Noyon 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 Oise

Map of places to visit near Noyon

Markets in and near Noyon

Market days in Noyon: weekly market: Saturday;

  • Noyon: market Saturday (0km)
  • Thourotte: market Thursday (14km)
  • Chauny: market Friday (16km)
  • Longueil-Annel: market Sunday - seasonal market only (17km)
  • Ressons-sur-Matz: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Ham: market Saturday (19km)
  • Roye: market Friday (20km)
  • Vic-sur-Aisne: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Tergnier: market Thursday & Sunday (22km)
  • Cuise-la-Motte: market Sunday (22km)

More information about Noyon, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Noyon, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Compiène église Saint-Jacques (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (22km)

National Monuments

  • Chateau Coucy (24km)
  • Pierrefonds Chateau (26km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Oise-Pays de France (54km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise abbatiale de Notre Dame (Morienval) (32km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gilocourt) (33km)
  • Eglise de Saint Sulpice (Bethancourt-en-Valois) (34km)
  • Eglise de Berzy-le-Sec (Berzy-le-sec) (35km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Jean-Baptiste du Moncel (Pontpoint) (41km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Senlis) (51km)
  • Abbatiale Saint Nicolas (Saint-Leu-d'Esserent) (59km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Compiègne (22km)
  • Jardin du donjon de Vez (35km)
  • Jardin du château de la Muette (35km)
  • Parc du château de Valgenceuse (51km)
  • Potager des Princes (57km)
  • Jardin et parc du château de Chantilly (58km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Laigue (14km)
  • Mont Ganelon (18km)
  • Forêt de Compiègne (22km)
  • Réserve naturelle des Landes de Versigny (33km)
  • Foret de Retz (36km)
  • Réserve naturelle des Marais d'Isle (37km)
  • Foret d'Halette (47km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Gauchy (33km)
  • Vivaise (40km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Noyon

Canton: Noyon

Arrondissement: Compiègne

Department: Oise

Region: Picardy

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 60400

Distance to Noyon

from Beauvais (prefecture): 68 km

from Paris: 93 km

from Calais: 173 km

from Nice: 730 km

from Bordeaux: 592 km

from Strasbourg: 363 km

Getting here

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

We have 19 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Baboeuf, Beaurains-les-Noyon, Behericourt, Bussy, Crisolles, Genvry, Larbroye, Morlincourt, Passel, Pont-L'Eveque, Pontoise-les-Noyon, Porquericourt, Salency, Sempigny, Sermaize, Suzoy, Varesnes, Vauchelles and Ville.

This page in French: Visiter Noyon