Ressons-le-Long tourism and travel guide

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Visit Ressons-le-Long: highlights and tourist information

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Ressons-le-Long is situated in the Aisne department and Picardy region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 40 kilometres from Laon, the department capital (general information: Ressons-le-Long is 83 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Pierrefonds at 13 km and Soissons at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Ressons-le-Long, 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 Ressons-le-Long 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 Ressons-le-Long

Markets in and near Ressons-le-Long

  • Vic-sur-Aisne: market Wednesday (3km)
  • Cuise-la-Motte: market Sunday (10km)
  • Soissons: market Wednesday & Saturday (13km)
  • Villers-Cotterets: market Thursday (15km)
  • Thourotte: market Thursday (22km)
  • Longueil-Annel: market Sunday - seasonal market only (22km)
  • Compiegne: market Wednesday & Saturday (23km)
  • Noyon: market Saturday (24km)
  • Crepy-en-Valois: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Chauny: market Friday (26km)

More information about Ressons-le-Long, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Ressons-le-Long, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Compiène église Saint-Jacques (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (23km)

National Monuments

  • Pierrefonds Chateau (13km)
  • Chateau Coucy (19km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Oise-Pays de France (48km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Berzy-le-Sec (Berzy-le-sec) (13km)
  • Eglise abbatiale de Notre Dame (Morienval) (19km)
  • Eglise de Saint Sulpice (Bethancourt-en-Valois) (23km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gilocourt) (23km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Jean-Baptiste du Moncel (Pontpoint) (38km)
  • Abbaye de Chaalis (Fontaine-Chaalis) (43km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Senlis) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de la Muette (16km)
  • Jardin du donjon de Vez (18km)
  • Parc du château de Compiègne (24km)
  • Parc du château de Valgenceuse (45km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Foret de Retz (15km)
  • Forêt de Laigue (17km)
  • Forêt de Compiègne (20km)
  • Mont Ganelon (24km)
  • Réserve naturelle des Landes de Versigny (36km)
  • Foret d'Halette (43km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Coteau de Chartèves (43km)
  • Foret de Ermenonville (45km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Parc Asterix (51km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Vivaise (40km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Ressons-le-Long

Canton: Vic-sur-Aisne

Arrondissement: Soissons

Department: Aisne

Region: Picardy

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 0

Distance to Ressons-le-Long

from Laon (prefecture): 40 km

from Paris: 83 km

from Calais: 197 km

from Nice: 706 km

from Bordeaux: 579 km

from Strasbourg: 347 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Ressons-le-Long from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ambleny, Berny-Riviere, Bitry, Coeuvres-et-Valsery, Courtieux, Cutry, Fontenoy, Jaulzy, Laversine, Montigny-Lengrain, Nouvron-Vingre, Osly-Courtil, Saint-Bandry, Saint-Pierre-les-Bitry and Vic-sur-Aisne.

This page in French: Visiter Ressons-le-Long