Pontpoint tourism and travel guide

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Visit Pontpoint: highlights and tourist information

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Pontpoint is situated in the Oise department and Picardy region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 43 kilometres from Beauvais, the department capital (general information: Pontpoint is 54 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Senlis at 11 km and Chantilly at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Pontpoint, 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 Pontpoint 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 Pontpoint

Markets in and near Pontpoint

  • Pont-Sainte-Maxence: market Tuesday & Friday (3km)
  • Senlis: market Tuesday & Friday (11km)
  • Lacroix-Saint-Ouen: market Sunday (11km)
  • Creil: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday (13km)
  • Liancourt: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Montataire: market Sunday (16km)
  • Chantilly: market Wednesday & Saturday (18km)
  • Compiegne: market Wednesday & Saturday (18km)
  • Crepy-en-Valois: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Saint-Leu-d'Esserent: market Saturday (19km)

More information about Pontpoint, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Pontpoint, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Compiène église Saint-Jacques (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (18km)
  • Folleville église Saint-Jacques-le-Majeur-et-Saint-Jean-Baptiste (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (47km)

National Monuments

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • L'Isle-Adam (36km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Oise-Pays de France (14km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint-Jean-Baptiste du Moncel (Pontpoint) (1km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Senlis) (11km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gilocourt) (16km)
  • Eglise de Saint Sulpice (Bethancourt-en-Valois) (17km)
  • Abbaye de Chaalis (Fontaine-Chaalis) (17km)
  • Abbatiale Saint Nicolas (Saint-Leu-d'Esserent) (19km)
  • Eglise abbatiale de Notre Dame (Morienval) (20km)
  • Abbaye Cistercienne de Royaumont (Asnieres-sur-Oise) (28km)
  • Abbaye Notre-Dame du Val (Meriel) (40km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Mery-sur-Oise) (43km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame de l'Assomption (Auvers-sur-Oise) (43km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Beauvais) (44km)
  • Basilique de Saint Denis (Saint-Denis) (46km)
  • Abbaye de Maubuisson (Saint-Ouen-l'Aumone) (49km)
  • Eglise de Saint Maclou (Conflans-Sainte-Honorine) (53km)
  • Collégiale Notre-Dame (Poissy) (61km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Valgenceuse (12km)
  • Potager des Princes (17km)
  • Jardin et parc du château de Chantilly (18km)
  • Parc du château de Compiègne (18km)
  • Parc de l'abbaye de Royaumont (26km)
  • Jardin du donjon de Vez (26km)
  • Jardin du château de la Muette (29km)
  • Domaine national de Saint-Germain-en-Laye (60km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Foret d'Halette (7km)
  • Foret de Ermenonville (17km)
  • Forêt de Chantilly (18km)
  • Forêt de Compiègne (20km)
  • Mont Ganelon (22km)
  • Forêt de Hez-Froidmont (25km)
  • Forêt de Laigue (28km)
  • Foret de Retz (33km)
  • Hortillonnages d'Amiens (41km)
  • Plan d'eau du Canada (46km)
  • Forêt du Parc de Saint-Quentin (48km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Parc Asterix (20km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Remerangles (31km)
  • Aulnay-sous-Bois (43km)
  • Soisy-sous-Montmorency (43km)
  • Livry-Gargan (43km)
  • Beauvais (43km)
  • Courbevoie (53km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Pontpoint

Canton: Pont-Sainte-Maxence

Arrondissement: Senlis

Department: Oise

Region: Picardy

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 60700

Distance to Pontpoint

from Beauvais (prefecture): 43 km

from Paris: 54 km

from Calais: 192 km

from Nice: 716 km

from Bordeaux: 553 km

from Strasbourg: 381 km

Getting here

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

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bazicourt, Beaurepaire, Brasseuse, Chevrieres, Fleurines, Houdancourt, Les Ageux, Longueil-Sainte-Marie, Pont-Sainte-Maxence, Raray, Rhuis, Roberval, Saint-Martin-Longueau, Villeneuve-sur-Verberie and Villers-Saint-Frambourg.

This page in French: Visiter Pontpoint