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Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Haute-Marne

A tourist tradition has settled since the creation of Lake of Der. The town strives to be attractive, by the floral and maintenance of the church, whose porch is classified by the Fine Arts.

The occupation of the village is very old Braucourt. Ways ancient vessels roamed the already started across the valley towards Blaise Ambrières and Brienne, very straight roads (as roads Champagne) and taken by road. From Roman coins have been found in the village. Braucourt was fortified and belonged to the abbey of Montier-en-Der.

Geographical information

Latitude48.5346440 (N 48° 32’ 5”)
Longitude4.8157160 (E 4° 48’ 57”)
PrefectureChaumont (84 km, 1h18)

Nearest cities & towns

Frampas3.1 km (4 min)
Planrupt4.9 km (7 min)
Voillecomte7.1 km (9 min)
Giffaumont-Champaubert7.7 km (10 min)
Montier-en-Der7.8 km (7 min)
Éclaron-Braucourt-Sainte-Livière7.8 km (7 min)
Ceffonds8.6 km (8 min)

Things to see and do

The church and its porch.

Lac du Der.

The beach is the hottest Braucourt the lake, it enjoys an extended season through the fixed pool.

Bike paths.

Events and festivities

The festival of wildlife photography is at Montier-en-Der annually in November. For the cause of ash cranes that made the entire region, the site of winter migration.


The destroyed village of Champ retains his church
The destroyed village of Champ retains his church
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Tuesday 6 october
Min. 15°C - Max. 18°C
Wednesday 7 october
Min. 11°C - Max. 13°C
Thursday 8 october
Min. 7°C - Max. 12°C

Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Champagne is a feast for the cyclist on vacation. The roads are beautiful and without harshness. Lac du Der is not far away, a choice of water sports awaits you: sailing, jet skiing, pedal boating, rowing ... Walk around the lake on the dam is great, the water on one side, the forest or near the other, the bike ahead alone!

The lake does not erase in the pond who sleep in their bed of grass and reeds. The pond in the forest, pond and the Grand Coulon Landes offer bird observatories. Surprise the birds without disturbing them, admire their flight silent or noisy is really very interesting.

Above all, do not miss the museum of St. Mary of the Lake Nuisement. Unable to get bored in this museum which chronicles the life of yesteryear. He saw the museum, in washing clothes washers are there, the sawyers, and many other characters and animals that you must discover. Children will be delighted, because the old school will surprise them, and the village in miniature delight everyone, big and small.

On returning, a little tired but happy, Braucourt with its calm and flowered houses will soothe you and give you comfort and blessing.

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Sailing on Lake Der
Sports sensations15 € Giffaumont-Champaubert (5.1 km)
Sailing trip on Der Lake
Nature and the great outdoors120 € Sainte-Marie-du-Lac-Nuisement (9.5 km)
Vine and Wine Museum (for groups)
Local flavours350 € Colombey-les-Deux-Églises (32 km)


Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Giffaumont-Champaubert - Droyes
Cycling itineraryEasy3h00Giffaumont-Champaubert (5.1 km)
Around Autigny
HikeEasy1h45Autigny-le-Petit (24 km)
Walk for Jo - Geoffroy Sifferlen Path
HikeEasy3h00Noé-les-Mallets (52 km)


Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals