Vivaise tourism and travel guide

Photo of Vivaise in Aisne

Photo is of Laon at 8 km from Vivaise

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

Tourist classifications for Vivaise include "ville fleurie 4*".

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Laon at 8 km and Soissons at 32 km.

Vivaise, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 8 km (direction south-east)

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

See Laon guide


at 32 km (direction south-west)

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

See Soissons guide


at 32 km (direction north-west)

In the central square in Saint-Quentin, the 16th century town hall is a remarkable...

See Saint-Quentin guide


at 41 km (direction west), in the Oise department

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

See Noyon guide
Ourscamp abbey

Ourscamp abbey

Abbey at 45 km (direction west), in the Oise department

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

See Ourscamp abbey guide


Most Beautiful Village at 45 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Parfondeval guide


at 52 km (direction west-south-west), in the Oise department

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

See Pierrefonds guide


Heritage Site at 53 km (direction south-east), in the Marne department

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

See Reims guide


at 57 km (direction west-north-west), in the Somme department

The town of Péronne is above all known for its impressive Museum commemorating life...

See Peronne guide
La Ferte-Milon

La Ferte-Milon

at 58 km (direction south-west)

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

See La Ferte-Milon guide
Morienval abbey

Morienval abbey

Abbey at 58 km (direction west-south-west), in the Oise department

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

See Morienval abbey guide

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Map of places to visit near Vivaise


Markets in and near Vivaise

  • Laon: market Thursday (8km)
  • Marle: market Friday (20km)
  • Tergnier: market Thursday & Sunday (20km)
  • Chauny: market Friday (25km)
  • Origny-Sainte-Benoite: market Thursday (25km)
  • Braine: market Friday (31km)
  • Guise: market Saturday (31km)
  • Saint-Quentin: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (31km)
  • Soissons: market Wednesday & Saturday (32km)
  • Vervins: market Saturday (34km)

More information about Vivaise, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Vivaise, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Chateau Coucy (21km)
  • Pierrefonds Chateau (52km)
  • Towers of Reims Cathedral (53km)
  • Tau Palace (53km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Fourmies (57km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Berzy-le-Sec (Berzy-le-sec) (36km)
  • Cathédrale de Reims (Reims) (53km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de Bosmont-sur-Serre (25km)
  • Jardins du château (27km)
  • Jardin du château de la Muette (55km)
  • Jardin du donjon de Vez (57km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle des Landes de Versigny (8km)
  • Réserve naturelle du marais de Vesles-et-Caumont (17km)
  • Réserve naturelle des Marais d'Isle (31km)
  • Forêt de Laigue (48km)
  • Foret de Retz (53km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ebouleau (23km)
  • Gauchy (31km)
  • Guyencourt-Saulcourt (54km)

Geography and distances

Vivaise is in the north of France at 8 kilometres from Laon, the department capital (general information: Vivaise is 122 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Vivaise

Canton: Laon-Nord

Arrondissement: Laon

Department: Aisne

Region: Picardy

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 0

Distance to Vivaise

from Laon (prefecture): 8 km

from Paris: 122 km

from Calais: 191 km

from Nice: 716 km

from Bordeaux: 617 km

from Strasbourg: 326 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aulnois-sous-Laon, Besny-et-Loizy, Brie, Bucy-les-Cerny, Cerny-les-Bucy, Chery-les-Pouilly, Couvron-et-Aumencourt, Crepy and Monceau-les-Leups.

This page in French: Visiter Vivaise