Pithon tourism and travel guide

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Visit Pithon: highlights and tourist information

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Pithon is situated in the Aisne department and Picardy region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 43 kilometres from Laon, the department capital (general information: Pithon is 113 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Quentin at 17 km and Noyon at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Pithon, 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 Pithon 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 Pithon

Markets in and near Pithon

  • Ham: market Saturday (2km)
  • Saint-Quentin: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (17km)
  • Chauny: market Friday (17km)
  • Tergnier: market Thursday & Sunday (17km)
  • Noyon: market Saturday (20km)
  • Roye: market Friday (23km)
  • Peronne: market Saturday (23km)
  • Rosieres-en-Santerre: market Tuesday (29km)
  • Origny-Sainte-Benoite: market Thursday (30km)
  • Fresnoy-le-Grand: market Monday (31km)

More information about Pithon, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Pithon, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Compiène église Saint-Jacques (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (42km)

National Monuments

  • Chateau Coucy (30km)
  • Pierrefonds Chateau (46km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (38km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Compiègne (42km)
  • Jardins du château (43km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle des Marais d'Isle (19km)
  • Réserve naturelle des Landes de Versigny (29km)
  • Forêt de Laigue (34km)
  • Mont Ganelon (38km)
  • Forêt de Compiègne (43km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Gauchy (14km)
  • Guyencourt-Saulcourt (27km)
  • Vivaise (36km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Pithon

Canton: Saint-Simon

Arrondissement: Saint-Quentin

Department: Aisne

Region: Picardy

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 0

Distance to Pithon

from Laon (prefecture): 43 km

from Paris: 113 km

from Calais: 160 km

from Nice: 744 km

from Bordeaux: 613 km

from Strasbourg: 362 km

Getting here

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

We have 20 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Annois, Aubigny-Aux-Kaisnes, Bray-Saint-Christophe, Brouchy, Cugny, Douchy, Douilly, Dury, Eppeville, Flavy-le-Martel, Fluquieres, Golancourt, Ham, Muille-Villette, Ollezy, Saint-Simon, Sancourt, Sommette-Eaucourt, Tugny-et-Pont and Villers-Saint-Christophe.

This page in French: Visiter Pithon