Solre-le-Chateau tourism and travel guide

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France This Way comment: Solre-le-Chateau is best known for its church with a sloping spire and the town hall

Solre-le-Chateau is situated in the Nord department and Hauts-de-France region.

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Solre-le-Chateau. For detailed visitor information see the Solre-le-Chateau travel guide.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Solre-le-Chateau in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Bavay at 25 km and Forest of Mormal at 25 km.

Solre-le-Chateau, France: places to visit and attractions

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!



at 24 km (direction west)

It is the riverside setting and the buildings that remain of the abbey complex...

See Maroilles guide


at 25 km (direction west-north-west)

The town of Bavay has an important Roman forum and other Roman ruins...

See Bavay guide
Forest of Mormal

Forest of Mormal

at 25 km (direction west)

Mormal forest is the largest forest in the region and has hundreds of kilometres...

See Forest of Mormal guide
Le Quesnoy

Le Quesnoy

at 33 km (direction west)

Le Quesnoy is best known for the promenade around the impressive ramparts that surround...

See Le Quesnoy guide


at 47 km (direction east), in the Ardennes department

In Vireux-Molhain you can follow an attractive nature trail and also visit the Collegiale...

See Vireux-Molhain guide


Most Beautiful Village at 48 km (direction south), in the Aisne department

The small and rather remote village of Parfondeval is lso very picturesque and centred...

See Parfondeval guide


at 56 km (direction west-north-west)

Established as a spa centre for more than 2000 years, it is still the...

See Saint-Amand-les-Eaux guide


at 56 km (direction east-south-east), in the Ardennes department

In a pleasant seting on the Meuse river, the two churches and a stroll...

See Montherme guide


at 63 km (direction east-south-east), in the Ardennes department

In and around the grand Place Ducale, among the largest squares in France, you...

See Charleville-Mezieres guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Nord

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Markets in and near Solre-le-Chateau

  • Cousolre: market Wednesday (9km)
  • Avesnes-sur-Helpe: market Friday (12km)
  • Jeumont: market Thursday (13km)
  • Aulnoye-Aymeries: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Fourmies: market Saturday (18km)
  • Anor: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Bavay: market Friday (25km)
  • Le Nouvion-en-Thierache: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Hirson: market Thursday & Monday (28km)
  • Vervins: market Saturday (40km)

More information about Solre-le-Chateau, Nord-Pas-de-Calais

Tourist attractions near Solre-le-Chateau, France

What to do at Solre-le-Chateau? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Solre-le-Chateau.

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Fourmies (18km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • l'Avesnois (16km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le jardin de Sylvie Fontaine (24km)
  • Jardins du château (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Rocroi (42km)

Geography and distances

Solre-le-Chateau is in the north-east of France at 89 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Solre-le-Chateau is 193 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Solre-le-Chateau

Canton: Solre-le-Château

Arrondissement: Avesnes-sur-Helpe

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 59740

Distance to Solre-le-Chateau

from Lille (prefecture): 89 km

from Paris: 193 km

from Calais: 180 km

from Nice: 759 km

from Bordeaux: 689 km

from Strasbourg: 319 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Solre-le-Chateau from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beaurieux, Berelles, Beugnies, Choisies, Clairfayts, Damousies, Dimechaux, Dimont, Eccles, Felleries, Hestrud, Lez-Fontaine, Obrechies, Sars-Poteries, Solrinnes, Wattignies-la-Victoire and Willies.

This page in French: Visiter Solre-le-Chateau