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Papleux tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Maroilles at 15 km from Papleux

Visit Papleux: highlights and tourist information

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Papleux is situated in the Aisne department and Hauts-de-France region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Maroilles at 15 km and Forest of Mormal at 23 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Papleux, 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 Papleux in Hauts-de-France.

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



at 15 km (direction north-west), in the Nord department

It is the riverside setting and the buildings that remain...

See Maroilles guide
Forest of Mormal

Forest of Mormal

at 23 km (direction north-west), in the Nord department

Mormal forest is the largest forest in the region and...

See Forest of Mormal guide


at 23 km (direction north-east), in the Nord department

Solre-le-Chateau is best known for its church with a sloping...

See Solre-le-Chateau guide
Le Quesnoy

Le Quesnoy

at 31 km (direction north-west), in the Nord department

Le Quesnoy is best known for the promenade around the...

See Le Quesnoy guide


at 31 km (direction north-north-west), in the Nord department

The town of Bavay has an important Roman forum and other...

See Bavay guide


Most Beautiful Village at 37 km (direction south-east)

The small and rather remote village of Parfondeval is...

See Parfondeval guide


at 47 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Saint-Quentin guide


at 49 km (direction west-north-west), in the Nord department

Remarkably for the town that was the site of...

See Cambrai guide


at 58 km (direction north-west), in the Nord department

Established as a spa centre for more than 2000 years, it is...

See Saint-Amand-les-Eaux guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Aisne

Map of places to visit near Papleux


Markets in and near Papleux

  • Le Nouvion-en-Thierache: market Wednesday (7km)
  • Fourmies: market Saturday (11km)
  • Avesnes-sur-Helpe: market Friday (12km)
  • Anor: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Hirson: market Thursday & Monday (18km)
  • Aulnoye-Aymeries: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Vervins: market Saturday (21km)
  • Guise: market Saturday (23km)
  • Bohain-en-Vermandois: market Friday (31km)
  • Cousolre: market Wednesday (32km)

More information about Papleux, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Papleux, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Fourmies (12km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • l'Avesnois (16km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le jardin de Sylvie Fontaine (15km)
  • Jardins du château (24km)
  • Jardin de Bosmont-sur-Serre (32km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle du marais de Vesles-et-Caumont (40km)
  • Réserve naturelle des Marais d'Isle (45km)
  • Réserve naturelle des Landes de Versigny (52km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (63km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ebouleau (39km)
  • Gauchy (49km)
  • Vivaise (50km)
  • Mastaing (52km)

Geography and distances

Papleux is in the north of France at 54 kilometres from Laon, the department capital (general information: Papleux is 170 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Papleux

Canton: Capelle

Arrondissement: Vervins

Department: Aisne

Region: Picardy

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 0

Distance to Papleux

from Laon (prefecture): 54 km

from Paris: 170 km

from Calais: 177 km

from Nice: 748 km

from Bordeaux: 667 km

from Strasbourg: 322 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Etroeungt, Floyon, Fontenelle, La Capelle, La Flamengrie and Larouillies.

This page in French: Visiter Papleux

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