Viel-Arcy tourism and travel guide

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Visit Viel-Arcy: highlights and tourist information

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Viel-Arcy is situated in the Aisne department and Picardy region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 20 kilometres from Laon, the department capital (general information: Viel-Arcy is 110 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Laon at 20 km and Soissons at 22 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Viel-Arcy, 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 Viel-Arcy 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 Viel-Arcy

Markets in and near Viel-Arcy

  • Braine: market Friday (8km)
  • Fismes: market Saturday (9km)
  • Laon: market Thursday (21km)
  • Soissons: market Wednesday & Saturday (21km)
  • Fere-en-Tardenois: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Guignicourt: market Friday (26km)
  • Reims: market Every day (32km)
  • Dormans: market Saturday (34km)
  • Vic-sur-Aisne: market Wednesday (37km)
  • Tergnier: market Thursday & Sunday (39km)

More information about Viel-Arcy, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Viel-Arcy, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Chateau Coucy (27km)
  • Towers of Reims Cathedral (33km)
  • Tau Palace (33km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Montagne-de-Reims (38km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Berzy-le-Sec (Berzy-le-sec) (23km)
  • Cathédrale de Reims (Reims) (33km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin botanique de la Presle (35km)
  • Jardin de Bosmont-sur-Serre (43km)
  • Jardin du château de la Muette (44km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle des Landes de Versigny (31km)
  • Réserve naturelle du marais de Vesles-et-Caumont (34km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Coteau de Chartèves (35km)
  • Foret de Retz (41km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Vivaise (27km)
  • Chamery (33km)
  • Ebouleau (37km)
  • Rilly-la-Montagne (39km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Viel-Arcy

Canton: Braine

Arrondissement: Soissons

Department: Aisne

Region: Picardy

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 0

Distance to Viel-Arcy

from Laon (prefecture): 20 km

from Paris: 110 km

from Calais: 215 km

from Nice: 690 km

from Bordeaux: 597 km

from Strasbourg: 314 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Viel-Arcy from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 27 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Blanzy-les-Fismes, Bourg-et-Comin, Brenelle, Chavonne, Courcelles-sur-Vesles, Cuissy-et-Geny, Cys-la-Commune, Dhuizel, Longueval-Barbonval, Merval, Moulins, Moussy-Verneuil, Oeuilly, Ostel, Paars, Paissy, Pargnan, Pont-Arcy, Presles-et-Boves, Revillon, Saint-Mard, Serval, Soupir, Vauxcere, Vauxtin, Vendresse-Beaulne and Villers-en-Prayeres.

This page in French: Visiter Viel-Arcy