Raray tourism and travel guide

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Visit Raray: highlights and tourist information

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Raray is situated in the Oise department and Picardy region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 49 kilometres from Beauvais, the department capital (general information: Raray is 52 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Senlis at 11 km and Ermenonville at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Raray, 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 Raray 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 Raray

Markets in and near Raray

  • Pont-Sainte-Maxence: market Tuesday & Friday (9km)
  • Senlis: market Tuesday & Friday (11km)
  • Lacroix-Saint-Ouen: market Sunday (11km)
  • Crepy-en-Valois: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Nanteuil-le-Haudouin: market Saturday (15km)
  • Creil: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday (17km)
  • Compiegne: market Wednesday & Saturday (19km)
  • Chantilly: market Wednesday & Saturday (20km)
  • Liancourt: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Montataire: market Sunday (20km)

More information about Raray, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Raray, France

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


  • Cinéaqua (54km)

Heritage sites

  • Compiène église Saint-Jacques (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (19km)
  • Paris tour St Jacques (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (52km)
  • Seine Banks, Paris (52km)

National Monuments


Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • L'Isle-Adam (39km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Oise-Pays de France (14km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint-Jean-Baptiste du Moncel (Pontpoint) (7km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Senlis) (11km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gilocourt) (12km)
  • Eglise de Saint Sulpice (Bethancourt-en-Valois) (12km)
  • Abbaye de Chaalis (Fontaine-Chaalis) (13km)
  • Eglise abbatiale de Notre Dame (Morienval) (16km)
  • Abbatiale Saint Nicolas (Saint-Leu-d'Esserent) (22km)
  • Abbaye Cistercienne de Royaumont (Asnieres-sur-Oise) (28km)
  • Abbaye Notre-Dame du Val (Meriel) (42km)
  • Eglise de Berzy-le-Sec (Berzy-le-sec) (44km)
  • Eglise de Saint Denis (Mery-sur-Oise) (44km)
  • Eglise de Notre-Dame de l'Assomption (Auvers-sur-Oise) (44km)
  • Basilique de Saint Denis (Saint-Denis) (45km)
  • Abbaye de Maubuisson (Saint-Ouen-l'Aumone) (50km)
  • Sainte Chapelle (Paris) (52km)
  • Cathédrale de Notre Dame (Paris) (52km)
  • Abbaye Notre Dame de Saint-Germain-des-Prés (Paris) (53km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Chatou) (58km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame (Bougival) (61km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin et Saint Blaise (Louveciennes) (62km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Valgenceuse (11km)
  • Potager des Princes (19km)
  • Parc du château de Compiègne (19km)
  • Jardin et parc du château de Chantilly (20km)
  • Jardin du donjon de Vez (21km)
  • Jardin du château de la Muette (24km)
  • Parc de l'abbaye de Royaumont (27km)
  • Jardin du Palais-Royal (52km)
  • Domaine de la Malmaison (59km)
  • 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 (10km)
  • Foret de Ermenonville (13km)
  • Forêt de Chantilly (18km)
  • Forêt de Compiègne (19km)
  • Mont Ganelon (24km)
  • Foret de Retz (27km)
  • Forêt de Laigue (28km)
  • Forêt de Hez-Froidmont (31km)
  • Murs à pêches (48km)
  • Hortillonnages d'Amiens (48km)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Remerangles (37km)
  • Livry-Gargan (40km)
  • Aulnay-sous-Bois (40km)
  • Soisy-sous-Montmorency (43km)
  • Gagny (44km)
  • Levallois-Perret (51km)
  • Courbevoie (53km)
  • Rueil-Malmaison (58km)
  • Le Vesinet (59km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Jardin d'acclimatation (Paris) (54km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Raray

Canton: Pont-Sainte-Maxence

Arrondissement: Senlis

Department: Oise

Region: Picardy

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 60810

Distance to Raray

from Beauvais (prefecture): 49 km

from Paris: 52 km

from Calais: 198 km

from Nice: 709 km

from Bordeaux: 551 km

from Strasbourg: 375 km

Getting here

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

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Barbery, Brasseuse, Fresnoy-le-Luat, Montepilloy, Nery, Ognon, Pontpoint, Rhuis, Roberval, Rully, Saint-Sauveur, Saint-Vaast-de-Longmont, Saintines, Verberie, Villeneuve-sur-Verberie and Villers-Saint-Frambourg.

This page in French: Visiter Raray