Plainval tourism and travel guide

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Visit Plainval: highlights and tourist information

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Plainval is situated in the Oise department and Picardy region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 27 kilometres from Beauvais, the department capital (general information: Plainval is 75 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Beauvais at 27 km and Compiegne at 30 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Plainval, 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 Plainval 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 Plainval

Markets in and near Plainval

  • Saint-Just-en-Chaussee: market Tuesday (3km)
  • Montdidier: market Thursday (16km)
  • Bresles: market Thursday (19km)
  • Ressons-sur-Matz: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Liancourt: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Moreuil: market Tuesday (27km)
  • Beauvais: market Wednesday all day & Saturday all day (28km)
  • Noailles: market Tuesday (28km)
  • Pont-Sainte-Maxence: market Tuesday & Friday (29km)
  • Creil: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday (30km)

More information about Plainval, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Plainval, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Pierrefonds Chateau (44km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Oise-Pays de France (39km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Beauvais) (28km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Jean-Baptiste du Moncel (Pontpoint) (29km)
  • Abbatiale Saint Nicolas (Saint-Leu-d'Esserent) (35km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Senlis) (37km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gilocourt) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint Sulpice (Bethancourt-en-Valois) (42km)
  • Eglise abbatiale de Notre Dame (Morienval) (43km)
  • Abbaye de Chaalis (Fontaine-Chaalis) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Compiègne (30km)
  • Potager des Princes (37km)
  • Jardin et parc du château de Chantilly (37km)
  • Parc du château de Valgenceuse (38km)
  • Le clos Alexandre (42km)
  • Parc de l'abbaye de Royaumont (43km)
  • Jardin du donjon de Vez (50km)
  • Parc du château de Digeon (52km)
  • Jardin du château de la Muette (53km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Hortillonnages d'Amiens (17km)
  • Forêt de Hez-Froidmont (19km)
  • Plan d'eau du Canada (29km)
  • Mont Ganelon (30km)
  • Forêt du Parc de Saint-Quentin (31km)
  • Foret d'Halette (32km)
  • Forêt de Compiègne (35km)
  • Réserve naturelle de l'Étang Saint-Ladre (37km)
  • Forêt de Laigue (37km)
  • Forêt de Chantilly (41km)
  • Foret de Ermenonville (44km)
  • Montagne de Montenoy (47km)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Plainval

Canton: Saint-Just-en-Chaussée

Arrondissement: Clermont

Department: Oise

Region: Picardy

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 60130

Distance to Plainval

from Beauvais (prefecture): 27 km

from Paris: 75 km

from Calais: 163 km

from Nice: 745 km

from Bordeaux: 569 km

from Strasbourg: 401 km

Getting here

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

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Angivillers, Ansauvillers, Brunvillers-la-Motte, Catillon-Fumechon, Crevecoeur-le-Petit, Gannes, Le Plessier-sur-Saint-Just, Maignelay-Montigny, Nourard-le-Franc, Quinquempoix, Ravenel, Sains-Morainvillers, Saint-Just-en-Chaussee, Valescourt and Wavignies.

This page in French: Visiter Plainval