Champagne-Ardenne places to visit and attractions

Below you can explore some of the most popular highlights and places of interest in the Champagne-Ardenne region. See also our Champagne-Ardenne travel guide.

Chalons-en-Champagne (Marne)

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In Chalons-sur-Champagne it is the various churches that are the main highlight of a visit

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Charleville-Mezieres (Ardennes)

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In and around the grand Place Ducale, among the largest squares in France, you can see a large number of interesting 17th century houses and arcades

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Epernay (Marne)

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The grand wine houses andvineyards around the town leave you in doubt that Epernay is the world capital of Champagne!

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Epine (Marne)

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In the village of Epine you can visit the Basilica of Notre Dame de l'Epine, an impressive 15th century cathedral in the 'flamboyant gothic' style with gargoyles and many architectural features to admire

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Givet (Ardennes)

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On the border with Belgium, Givet is dominated by the Charlemont Fort and is a lovely place to stroll along the river banks

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Joinville (Haute-Marne)

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Garden enthusiasts will want to visit Joinville to see the extensive gardens of the Château du Grand Jardin

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Langres (Haute-Marne)

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The highlight in Langres is the chance to follow the 3 kilometres of ramparts - either walking or by tram

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Montherme (Ardennes)

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In a pleasant seting on the Meuse river, the two churches and a stroll along the riverside will be the highlights when you visit the village of Monthermé

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Reims (Marne)

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In the attractive and lively centre of Reims you can see three UNESCO listed world heritage sites: the Notre-Dame Cathedral, the Abbey of Saint-Remi and the Palace of Tau

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Sedan (Ardennes)

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Now a 'town of art and history' it is the castle and surrounding streets where your visit to Sedan will focus

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Troyes (Aube)

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As well as one of the most impressive medieval quarters in France, Troyes also has important renaissance buildings, a cathedral, a Museum of Modern Art and lots of other highlights

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Vireux-Molhain (Ardennes)

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In Vireux-Molhain you can follow an attractive nature trail and also visit the Collegiale Church

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For more information see the Champagne-Ardenne guide

 
 

Tourist attractions to visit in Champagne-Ardenne

The following sites have received official "tourist classifications"...

UNESCO world heritage sites

Châlons-en-Champagne Collégiale Notre-Dame-en-Vaux (monuments on French pilgrim routes): Tourist guide

L'Epine basilique Notre-Dame (monuments on French pilgrim routes)

Reims Cathedral, Abbey and Palace: Tourist guide

National Monuments

Chateau de Motte-Tilly

Tau Palace

Towers of Reims Cathedral

Towns classified as Recommended Detours

Givet: Tourist guide

Langres: Tourist guide

Regional Natural Parcs

Foret-d'Orient

Montagne-de-Reims

Secteur Sauvegardé (protected historical town centre)

Charleville-Mezieres: Tourist guide

Langres: Tourist guide

Sedan: Tourist guide

Troyes: Tourist guide

Theme Park

Nigloland

Towns of Art and History

Chalons-en-Champagne: Tourist guide

langres: Tourist guide

Reims: Tourist guide

Sedan: Tourist guide

Troyes: Tourist guide

Ville d'etape

Launois-sur-Vence

Rocroi

4* Towns in Bloom

Baconnes

Chalons-en-Champagne

Chamery

Colombe-le-Sec

Haussignemont

Haussimont

Mourmelon-le-Grand

Neuville-sur-Seine

Oger

Reims: Tourist guide

Rilly-la-Montagne

Saint-Martin-sur-le-Pre

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