Saint-Gobain tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Gobain: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Gobain is situated in the Aisne department and Picardy region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 18 kilometres from Laon, the department capital (general information: Saint-Gobain is 111 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Laon at 18 km and Soissons at 24 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Gobain, 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 Saint-Gobain 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 Saint-Gobain

Markets in and near Saint-Gobain

  • Tergnier: market Thursday & Sunday (9km)
  • Chauny: market Friday (12km)
  • Laon: market Thursday (20km)
  • Soissons: market Wednesday & Saturday (24km)
  • Noyon: market Saturday (27km)
  • Ham: market Saturday (27km)
  • Saint-Quentin: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (28km)
  • Vic-sur-Aisne: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Origny-Sainte-Benoite: market Thursday (28km)
  • Braine: market Friday (30km)

More information about Saint-Gobain, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Saint-Gobain, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Compiène église Saint-Jacques (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (44km)

National Monuments

  • Chateau Coucy (9km)
  • Pierrefonds Chateau (40km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Berzy-le-Sec (Berzy-le-sec) (29km)
  • Eglise abbatiale de Notre Dame (Morienval) (47km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gilocourt) (50km)
  • Eglise de Saint Sulpice (Bethancourt-en-Valois) (50km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château (36km)
  • Jardin de Bosmont-sur-Serre (38km)
  • Jardin du château de la Muette (44km)
  • Parc du château de Compiègne (45km)
  • Jardin du donjon de Vez (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle des Landes de Versigny (8km)
  • Réserve naturelle des Marais d'Isle (29km)
  • Réserve naturelle du marais de Vesles-et-Caumont (31km)
  • Forêt de Laigue (35km)
  • Mont Ganelon (42km)
  • Forêt de Compiègne (42km)
  • Foret de Retz (43km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Vivaise (14km)
  • Gauchy (27km)
  • Ebouleau (37km)
  • Guyencourt-Saulcourt (50km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Gobain

Canton: Fère

Arrondissement: Laon

Department: Aisne

Region: Picardy

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 0

Distance to Saint-Gobain

from Laon (prefecture): 18 km

from Paris: 111 km

from Calais: 186 km

from Nice: 719 km

from Bordeaux: 607 km

from Strasbourg: 337 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Saint-Gobain from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Amigny-Rouy, Andelain, Barisis, Bertaucourt-Epourdon, Deuillet, Fresnes, Fressancourt, Saint-Nicolas-Aux-Bois, Septvaux, Servais and Verneuil-sous-Coucy.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Gobain