Vervins tourism and travel guide

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Visit Vervins: highlights and tourist information

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Vervins is situated in the Aisne department and Picardy region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 36 kilometres from Laon, the department capital (general information: Vervins is 156 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Parfondeval at 21 km and Maroilles at 35 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Vervins, 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 Vervins in Hauts-de-France.

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


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

Map of places to visit near Vervins

Markets in and near Vervins

Market days in Vervins: weekly market: Saturday;

  • Vervins: market Saturday (0km)
  • Marle: market Friday (14km)
  • Hirson: market Thursday & Monday (16km)
  • Guise: market Saturday (21km)
  • Anor: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Rozoy-sur-Serre: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Le Nouvion-en-Thierache: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Fourmies: market Saturday (23km)
  • Origny-Sainte-Benoite: market Thursday (29km)
  • Avesnes-sur-Helpe: market Friday (32km)

More information about Vervins, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Vervins, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Chateau Coucy (54km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Fourmies (23km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • l'Avesnois (37km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de Bosmont-sur-Serre (11km)
  • Jardins du château (16km)
  • Le jardin de Sylvie Fontaine (35km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle du marais de Vesles-et-Caumont (20km)
  • Réserve naturelle des Landes de Versigny (38km)
  • Réserve naturelle des Marais d'Isle (42km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Rocroi (46km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ebouleau (18km)
  • Vivaise (34km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Vervins

Canton: Vervins

Arrondissement: Vervins

Department: Aisne

Region: Picardy

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 0

Distance to Vervins

from Laon (prefecture): 36 km

from Paris: 156 km

from Calais: 191 km

from Nice: 728 km

from Bordeaux: 650 km

from Strasbourg: 312 km

Getting here

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

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Braye-en-Thierache, Burelles, Fontaine-les-Vervins, Gercy, Gronard, Harcigny, Hary, Haution, Houry, La Bouteille, Laigny, Prisces, Saint-Gobert, Saint-Pierre-les-Franqueville, Thenailles and Voulpaix.

This page in French: Visiter Vervins