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Pont-Sainte-Maxence tourism and travel guide

Photo of Pont-Sainte-Maxence in Oise

Photo is of Senlis at 9 km from Pont-Sainte-Maxence

Visit Pont-Sainte-Maxence: highlights and tourist information

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Pont-Sainte-Maxence is situated in the Oise department and Hauts-de-France region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Senlis at 9 km and Chateau de Chantilly at 14 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Pont-Sainte-Maxence, 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 Pont-Sainte-Maxence in Hauts-de-France.

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



at 9 km (direction south-south-west)

The ruined castle, the cathedral and the narrow cobbled streets...

See Senlis guide
Chateau de Chantilly

Chateau de Chantilly

Castle at 14 km (direction south-west)

The Chateau de Chantilly is an extensive castle from...

See Chateau de Chantilly guide


at 15 km (direction west-south-west)

The town of Chantilly in the Oise department of Picardy is...

See Chantilly guide


at 19 km (direction south-south-east)

The Mer de Sable theme park is the main reason...

See Ermenonville guide


at 21 km (direction east-north-east)

In Compiegne you can visit the palace, several museums, and...

See Compiegne guide
Morienval abbey

Morienval abbey

Abbey at 23 km (direction east)

The Abbey of Notre-Dame at Morienval is an impressive...

See Morienval abbey guide


at 28 km (direction east)

In Pierrefonds village visit one of the most lovely...

See Pierrefonds guide
Ourscamp abbey

Ourscamp abbey

Abbey at 38 km (direction north-east)

Ourscamp abbey is an abbey in Picardy, now in...

See Ourscamp abbey guide
La Ferte-Milon

La Ferte-Milon

at 40 km (direction east-south-east), in the Aisne department

The curious facade of a 14th century castle dominates...

See La Ferte-Milon guide


at 40 km (direction west-north-west)

In Beauvais you can see the important (if often rebuilt and renovated)...

See Beauvais guide


at 42 km (direction south-east), in the Seine-et-Marne department

Meaux is visited because of its episcopal city, with a...

See Meaux guide
Basilica of Saint-Denis

Basilica of Saint-Denis

Church at 43 km (direction south-west), in the Paris department

In the Basilica of Saint-Denis, where many of the French...

See Basilica of Saint-Denis guide


at 43 km (direction north-east)

The medieval centre of Noyon is dominated by its...

See Noyon guide
Parc Saint-Paul

Parc Saint-Paul

Theme Park at 47 km (direction west-north-west)

Parc Saint Paul is one of the most popular theme parks in...

See Parc Saint-Paul guide

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Map of places to visit near Pont-Sainte-Maxence


Markets in and near Pont-Sainte-Maxence

Market days in Pont-Sainte-Maxence: weekly market: Tuesday & Friday;

  • Pont-Sainte-Maxence: market Tuesday & Friday (0km)
  • Senlis: market Tuesday & Friday (9km)
  • Creil: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday (10km)
  • Liancourt: market Wednesday (11km)
  • Montataire: market Sunday (13km)
  • Lacroix-Saint-Ouen: market Sunday (15km)
  • Chantilly: market Wednesday & Saturday (15km)
  • Saint-Leu-d'Esserent: market Saturday (16km)
  • Gouvieux: market Thursday & Sunday (18km)
  • Lamorlaye: market Tuesday & Saturday (19km)

More information about Pont-Sainte-Maxence, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Pont-Sainte-Maxence, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Compiène église Saint-Jacques (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (22km)
  • Folleville église Saint-Jacques-le-Majeur-et-Saint-Jean-Baptiste (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (46km)

National Monuments

Other tourist attractions

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • L'Isle-Adam (33km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Oise-Pays de France (12km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint-Jean-Baptiste du Moncel (Pontpoint) (3km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Senlis) (9km)
  • Abbatiale Saint Nicolas (Saint-Leu-d'Esserent) (16km)
  • Abbaye de Chaalis (Fontaine-Chaalis) (17km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gilocourt) (19km)
  • Eglise de Saint Sulpice (Bethancourt-en-Valois) (20km)
  • Eglise abbatiale de Notre Dame (Morienval) (23km)
  • Abbaye Cistercienne de Royaumont (Asnieres-sur-Oise) (25km)
  • Abbaye Notre-Dame du Val (Meriel) (37km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame de l'Assomption (Auvers-sur-Oise) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Mery-sur-Oise) (39km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Beauvais) (41km)
  • Basilique de Saint Denis (Saint-Denis) (43km)
  • Abbaye de Maubuisson (Saint-Ouen-l'Aumone) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint Maclou (Conflans-Sainte-Honorine) (50km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chatou) (55km)
  • Collégiale Notre-Dame (Poissy) (57km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Valgenceuse (10km)
  • Potager des Princes (14km)
  • Jardin et parc du château de Chantilly (15km)
  • Parc du château de Compiègne (21km)
  • Parc de l'abbaye de Royaumont (23km)
  • Jardin du donjon de Vez (29km)
  • Jardin du château de la Muette (32km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Germain-en-Laye (57km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Foret d'Halette (4km)
  • Forêt de Chantilly (15km)
  • Foret de Ermenonville (16km)
  • Forêt de Hez-Froidmont (23km)
  • Forêt de Compiègne (23km)
  • Mont Ganelon (25km)
  • Forêt de Laigue (31km)
  • Foret de Retz (36km)
  • Hortillonnages d'Amiens (40km)
  • Plan d'eau du Canada (44km)
  • Forêt du Parc de Saint-Quentin (46km)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Remerangles (29km)
  • Soisy-sous-Montmorency (40km)
  • Beauvais (41km)
  • Aulnay-sous-Bois (41km)
  • Livry-Gargan (42km)
  • Gagny (45km)
  • Levallois-Perret (50km)
  • Courbevoie (51km)
  • Le Vesinet (56km)

Geography and distances

Pont-Sainte-Maxence is in the north of France at 40 kilometres from Beauvais, the department capital (general information: Pont-Sainte-Maxence is 52 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Pont-Sainte-Maxence

Canton: Pont-Sainte-Maxence

Arrondissement: Senlis

Department: Oise

Region: Picardy

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 60700

Distance to Pont-Sainte-Maxence

from Beauvais (prefecture): 40 km

from Paris: 52 km

from Calais: 192 km

from Nice: 716 km

from Bordeaux: 550 km

from Strasbourg: 384 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Pont-Sainte-Maxence from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bazicourt, Beaurepaire, Brasseuse, Brenouille, Cinqueux, Fleurines, Les Ageux, Monceaux, Ognon, Pontpoint, Saint-Martin-Longueau, Villeneuve-sur-Verberie and Villers-Saint-Frambourg.

This page in French: Visiter Pont-Sainte-Maxence

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