Saint-Paul-Aux-Bois tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Paul-Aux-Bois: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Paul-Aux-Bois is situated in the Aisne department and Picardy region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 31 kilometres from Laon, the department capital (general information: Saint-Paul-Aux-Bois is 97 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Noyon at 16 km and Ourscamp abbey at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Paul-Aux-Bois, 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-Paul-Aux-Bois 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-Paul-Aux-Bois

Markets in and near Saint-Paul-Aux-Bois

  • Chauny: market Friday (9km)
  • Tergnier: market Thursday & Sunday (15km)
  • Vic-sur-Aisne: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Noyon: market Saturday (15km)
  • Soissons: market Wednesday & Saturday (19km)
  • Cuise-la-Motte: market Sunday (22km)
  • Thourotte: market Thursday (24km)
  • Ham: market Saturday (26km)
  • Longueil-Annel: market Sunday - seasonal market only (26km)
  • Compiegne: market Wednesday & Saturday (30km)

More information about Saint-Paul-Aux-Bois, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Saint-Paul-Aux-Bois, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Compiène église Saint-Jacques (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (30km)

National Monuments

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Berzy-le-Sec (Berzy-le-sec) (23km)
  • Eglise abbatiale de Notre Dame (Morienval) (33km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gilocourt) (36km)
  • Eglise de Saint Sulpice (Bethancourt-en-Valois) (36km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Jean-Baptiste du Moncel (Pontpoint) (48km)
  • Abbaye de Chaalis (Fontaine-Chaalis) (57km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame (Senlis) (58km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Compiègne (30km)
  • Jardin du château de la Muette (32km)
  • Jardin du donjon de Vez (33km)
  • Jardins du château (50km)
  • Parc du château de Valgenceuse (57km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Laigue (21km)
  • Réserve naturelle des Landes de Versigny (22km)
  • Mont Ganelon (28km)
  • Forêt de Compiègne (28km)
  • Foret de Retz (31km)
  • Réserve naturelle des Marais d'Isle (36km)
  • Réserve naturelle du marais de Vesles-et-Caumont (45km)
  • Foret d'Halette (54km)
  • Foret de Ermenonville (59km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Vivaise (28km)
  • Gauchy (33km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Paul-Aux-Bois

Canton: Coucy-le-Château-Auffrique

Arrondissement: Laon

Department: Aisne

Region: Picardy

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 0

Distance to Saint-Paul-Aux-Bois

from Laon (prefecture): 31 km

from Paris: 97 km

from Calais: 185 km

from Nice: 718 km

from Bordeaux: 595 km

from Strasbourg: 347 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Saint-Paul-Aux-Bois from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Autreville, Besme, Bichancourt, Blerancourt, Bourguignon-sous-Coucy, Camelin, Champs, Guny, Manicamp, Pierremande, Pont-Saint-Mard, Quierzy, Saint-Aubin, Selens and Trosly-Loire.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Paul-Aux-Bois