Somme-Vesle tourism and travel guide

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Visit Somme-Vesle: highlights and tourist information

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Somme-Vesle is situated in the Marne department and Champagne-Ardenne region (now part of the Grand-Est region), in the north-east of France at 17 kilometres from Chalons-en-Champagne, the department capital (general information: Somme-Vesle is 164 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Epine at 9 km and Chalons-en-Champagne at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Somme-Vesle, 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 Somme-Vesle in Grand-Est.

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


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

Map of places to visit near Somme-Vesle

Markets in and near Somme-Vesle

  • Chalons-en-Champagne: market Wednesday all day & Saturday all day (17km)
  • Sainte-Menehould: market Monday (25km)
  • Vitry-le-Francois: market Thursday & Saturday all day (29km)
  • Sermaize-les-Bains: market Sunday (33km)
  • Revigny-sur-Ornain: market Wednesday (34km)
  • Ay: market Friday (44km)
  • Saint-Dizier: market Thursday & Sunday (47km)
  • Bar-le-Duc: market Tuesday & Thursday & Saturday (48km)
  • Fere-Champenoise: market Wednesday (51km)
  • Reims: market Every day (51km)

More information about Somme-Vesle, Champagne-Ardenne

Tourist attractions near Somme-Vesle, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Tau Palace (51km)
  • Towers of Reims Cathedral (51km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Montagne-de-Reims (48km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale de Reims (Reims) (50km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de G. de Tréves (46km)
  • Parc de la Varenne (49km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Martin-sur-le-Pre (18km)
  • Mourmelon-le-Grand (24km)
  • Baconnes (27km)
  • Haussignemont (32km)
  • Beaulieu-en-Argonne (35km)
  • Semide (39km)
  • Haussimont (41km)
  • Oger (42km)
  • Rilly-la-Montagne (44km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Somme-Vesle

Canton: Marson

Arrondissement: Châlons-en-Champagne

Department: Marne

Region: Champagne-Ardenne

New region: Grand-Est

Postcode: 51460

Distance to Somme-Vesle

from Chalons-en-Champagne (prefecture): 17 km

from Paris: 164 km

from Calais: 293 km

from Nice: 622 km

from Bordeaux: 605 km

from Strasbourg: 236 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Somme-Vesle from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 3 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Courtisols, Poix and Tilloy-et-Bellay.

This page in French: Visiter Somme-Vesle