Venizel tourism and travel guide

Photo of Venizel in Aisne

Photo is of Soissons at 6 km from Venizel

Visit Venizel: highlights and tourist information

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Venizel is situated in the Aisne department and Hauts-de-France region.

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Soissons at 6 km and Laon at 27 km.

Venizel, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Soissons

Soissons

at 6 km (direction west-north-west)

In Soissons you can explore the abbey and the cathedral before taking a pleasant...

See Soissons guide
Laon

Laon

at 27 km (direction north-east)

The cathedral in Laon is an astonishing early gothic masterpiece, and the Museum of...

See Laon guide
La Ferte-Milon

La Ferte-Milon

at 29 km (direction west-south-west)

The curious facade of a 14th century castle dominates your visit to La Ferté-Milon...

See La Ferte-Milon guide
Pierrefonds

Pierrefonds

at 30 km (direction west), in the Oise department

In Pierrefonds village visit one of the most lovely castles in northern France and...

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Morienval abbey

Morienval abbey

Abbey at 35 km (direction west), in the Oise department

The Abbey of Notre-Dame at Morienval is an impressive example of Romanesque architecture...

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Noyon

Noyon

at 37 km (direction west-north-west), in the Oise department

The medieval centre of Noyon is dominated by its cathedral in the 'transition' style...

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Ourscamp abbey

Ourscamp abbey

Abbey at 38 km (direction west-north-west), in the Oise department

Ourscamp abbey is an abbey in Picardy, now in ruins and surrounded by a...

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Compiegne

Compiegne

at 42 km (direction west), in the Oise department

In Compiegne you can visit the palace, several museums, and other interesting historic monuments...

See Compiegne guide
Reims

Reims

Heritage Site at 48 km (direction east), in the Marne department

In the attractive and lively centre of Reims you can see three UNESCO listed...

See Reims guide
Epernay

Epernay

at 55 km (direction east-south-east), in the Marne department

The grand wine houses andvineyards around the town leave you in doubt that Epernay...

See Epernay guide
Meaux

Meaux

at 58 km (direction south-west), in the Seine-et-Marne department

Meaux is visited because of its episcopal city, with a cathedral, chapter house and...

See Meaux guide

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Markets in and near Venizel

  • Soissons: market Wednesday & Saturday (5km)
  • Braine: market Friday (10km)
  • Fere-en-Tardenois: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Vic-sur-Aisne: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Fismes: market Saturday (22km)
  • Villers-Cotterets: market Thursday (26km)
  • Cuise-la-Motte: market Sunday (28km)
  • Laon: market Thursday (29km)
  • Chauny: market Friday (31km)
  • Tergnier: market Thursday & Sunday (33km)

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Tourist attractions near Venizel, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Compiène église Saint-Jacques (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (42km)

National Monuments

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Montagne-de-Reims (49km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Berzy-le-Sec (Berzy-le-sec) (7km)
  • Eglise abbatiale de Notre Dame (Morienval) (35km)
  • Eglise de Saint Sulpice (Bethancourt-en-Valois) (39km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gilocourt) (39km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de la Muette (28km)
  • Jardin du donjon de Vez (31km)
  • Parc du château de Compiègne (42km)
  • Jardin botanique de la Presle (46km)
  • Jardin de Bosmont-sur-Serre (53km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Foret de Retz (25km)
  • Réserve naturelle des Landes de Versigny (31km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Coteau de Chartèves (33km)
  • Forêt de Laigue (35km)
  • Forêt de Compiègne (38km)
  • Mont Ganelon (42km)
  • Réserve naturelle du marais de Vesles-et-Caumont (44km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Vivaise (31km)
  • Chamery (46km)
  • Ebouleau (48km)
 
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Geography and distances

Venizel is in the north of France at 27 kilometres from Laon, the department capital (general information: Venizel is 95 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Venizel

Canton: Soissons-Nord

Arrondissement: Soissons

Department: Aisne

Region: Picardy

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 0

Distance to Venizel

from Laon (prefecture): 27 km

from Paris: 95 km

from Calais: 208 km

from Nice: 696 km

from Bordeaux: 586 km

from Strasbourg: 329 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Venizel from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 20 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Acy, Ambrief, Belleu, Billy-sur-Aisne, Bucy-le-Long, Buzancy, Chivres-Val, Ciry-Salsogne, Conde-sur-Aisne, Crouy, Cuffies, Missy-sur-Aisne, Noyant-et-Aconin, Rozieres-sur-Crise, Septmonts, Serches, Sermoise, Soissons, Villeneuve-Saint-Germain and Vregny.

This page in French: Visiter Venizel