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Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Aisne

Bruyères-sur-Fère is located south of the department of Aisne, in the Tardenois, virtually at the crossroads of three major regions: Picardie, Champagne and Ile-de-France.

It is on the Common Bruyères-sur-Fère has been built around 1130, the abbey of Val Christian (the Norbertines). After the French Revolution, it was converted into a farm and all that remains of the pillars of the church choir, a few capitals and portal.

In the hamlet of Givray, was built around 1540 a Renaissance castle that is now listed as a Historic Monument.

Bruyères-sur-Fère has a church, St. Remy 12th century, also classified a historical monument.

Geographical information

Latitude49.1897750 (N 49° 11’ 23”)
Longitude3.4453230 (E 3° 26’ 43”)
AltitudeFrom 91m to 169m
Surface area9.05 km²
Population202 inhabitants
Density22 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureLaon (63 km, 57 min)
Insee code02127
IntercommunalityCC du Tardenois

Nearest cities & towns

Villeneuve-sur-Fère3 km (5 min)
Nanteuil-Notre-Dame3.1 km (5 min)
Coincy4.5 km (6 min)
Saponay5.2 km (9 min)
Armentières-sur-Ourcq5.3 km (8 min)
Cramaille5.7 km (9 min)
Brécy6.2 km (10 min)
Fère-en-Tardenois6.6 km (9 min)
Rocourt-Saint-Martin7.3 km (8 min)
Oulchy-le-Château7.9 km (13 min)
Villers-sur-Fère8.3 km (10 min)
Seringes-et-Nesles8.4 km (13 min)
La Croix-sur-Ourcq8.6 km (14 min)

Things to see and do

Many small footpaths, particularly along the river Ourcq who gave his name to Ourcq canal in Paris, and the proximity of "basketful of the Devil" on the town of Coincy Abbey.

Places of interest



The church of Saint Remy
The church of Saint Remy
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

The area surrounding Bruyères is a land of famous French writers. Include Jean de La Fontaine at Chateau-Thierry (19 km south), Alexandre Dumas at Villers-Cotterets (34 km west), Paul Claudel in Villeneuve-sur-Fere (3 km east) and John root at La Ferte-Milon (31 km west).

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Paintballing at the Bellevue estate
Entertainment180 € to 384 € Crouy-sur-Ourcq (29 km)
Lacourte Guillemart champagne tasting
Local flavours0 € to 6 € Écueil (37 km)
Guided eco-tour of the Aÿ-Champagne vineyard
Local flavours35 € Ay (44 km)


Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Hidden Treasures
HikeEasy1h30Château-Thierry (16.3 km)
Historic trail in the town centre
Village visitEasy1h30La Ferté-sous-Jouarre (35 km)
Family discovery trail
Village visitEasy1h00La Ferté-sous-Jouarre (35 km)
La Barre Natural Forest Area
HikeEasy1h30La Ferté-sous-Jouarre (35 km)
Bergette Natural Forest Area
HikeEasy1h00La Ferté-sous-Jouarre (35 km)


Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals