Pont-Sainte-Maxence tourism and travel guide

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Visit Pont-Sainte-Maxence: highlights and tourist information

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Pont-Sainte-Maxence is situated in the Oise department and Picardy region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 40 kilometres from Beauvais, the department capital (general information: Pont-Sainte-Maxence is 52 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Senlis at 9 km and Chantilly at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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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!

 
 

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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

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

Paris

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

Geographical Information

Commune: Pont-Sainte-Maxence

Canton: Pont-Sainte-Maxence

Arrondissement: Senlis

Department: Oise

Region: Picardy

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