Fère-en-Tardenois

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TownFère-en-Tardenois
Insee code02305
Postcode02130
Latitude49.2025490
Longitude3.5135460
AltitudeFrom 106 to 225 meters
Surface20.40 km²
Population3299 inhabitants
Density161 inhabitants/km²

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National labelVillers-sur-Fère at 3.1 km (6 min)
Chief townLaon (at 59 km, 55 min)Seringes-et-Nesles at 3.2 km (8 min)
DepartmentAisneSaponay at 3.4 km (6 min)
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TOWN PRESENTATION

Based on the verge of Ourcq nascent Fère-en-Tardenois was an important station Gallic and Gallo-Roman. The birthplace of Camille Claudel (08-12-1864), sculptor and sister of Paul Claudel, poet and playwright born in Villeneuve-sur Fere-August 6, 1868. Fère-en-Tardenois is one of the main centers of the Tardenois territory which lies south of the Aisne department, boundaries of regions of Champagne-Ardenne, Ile-de-France, Picardy.

Access by road: 100 km from Paris via the A4 motorway from the east - 50 km from Reims - 22 km from Château-Thierry - 25 km south of Soissons.

By train: from Paris via Reims East with connections to Meaux.


SIGHTSEEING

  • Remains of Castle Fère-en-Tardenois: it is in the thick woods of the valley Ourcq the imposing remains of the medieval castle, rebuilt in the 16th century by Anne de Montmorency, turn out to visitors. The arched bridge of the impressive Renaissance gallery extending the ruins of the castle perched on a mound strangely reminiscent of those of the castle of Chenonceaux.
  • The corn: in the center of town, the corn exchange (MH 04/19/1921) built between 1545 and 1550, during the reign of Anne de Montmorency, served as a military hospital during WWI. The imposing structure was built with chestnut trees of the castle.
  • The town park for relaxation and recreation 100 acres: picnic area, lake for fishing. Hiking trails, biking and equestrian.
  • The Devil's pannierfuls: a chaos of strange rock formations deposited in the woods and heaths, the basketful of the Devil is a pleasant place for walking and climbing. Place that inspired Camille Claudel, sculptor.
  • Guided tours all year, minimum 10 people, supervised by a local guide of the Tourist Office Fère-en-Tardenois. Information: Tel: +33 3 23 82 31 57 - Email: @ accueil.tourisme fere-en-tardenois.com
  • Visit the castle of the 16th century, the granary, the literary tour of Camille and Paul Claudel.
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TransportTrain station of Fère-en-Tardenois
Information pointsTourist Office of Fère-en-Tardenois
MonumentsCastle of Fère-en-Tardenois
Natural sitesForest of Fère

EVENTS AND CELEBRATIONS

  • Market: Wednesday morning (downtown and in the hall).
  • Day Lily: 2nd weekend in May Parade floats rhythmic music by French and foreign.

ATTRACTIONS, LEISURES AND ACTIVITES AROUND

  • Le Clos Joli, a garden of painter to Brecy. The day before the 13th century church on the property bordered by lime trees. Impressionist gardens arranged between village and countryside teeming with plants together in a radiant prism of poetry. This garden tour is a painter from early spring to its collection of bulbs, shrubs, irises, peonies at the end of autumn roses, clematis, perennial grasses, bamboo, asters, boxwood and evergreens. Information: Tel: +33 3 23 71 23 05. Open from 15 March to 28 July and from September 15 to October 31, Saturday-Sunday-Monday from 15h to 19h, other days by appointment.
  • Necropolis American Seringes-and-Nesles: Located on U.S. soil, that piece of land has been offered by France to host 6012 597 unknown soldiers who died for freedom.
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4T or 2T karting on trackSports sensationsFrom 20 € to 60 €Bucy-le-Long (21 km)

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WEATHER

Thursday 30 October
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Min. 8°C - Max. 16°C
Friday 31 October
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Min. 9°C - Max. 17°C
Saturday 1 November
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Min. 9°C - Max. 16°C

RESTAURANTS

 
French cuisine restaurantChâteau de Fère  
7.8
Fère-en-Tardenois
One hour from Paris, nestled in a beautiful park of 10 ha where the balloons fly, this imposing castle of the eighteenth century offers guests the luxury of a unique perspective on...
Located in Fère-en-Tardenois63 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantLa Cour Souveraine   SPECIAL OFFER
Vézilly
Garden - Ideally located between Reims and Paris, La Cour Souveraine restaurant took up residence in a beautiful and spacious shaded park. You'll love the friendly atmosphere and vintage...
Located 13.1 km from Fère-en-Tardenois20 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantAuberge le Relais  
9.6
Reuilly-Sauvigny
Marne Valley - Located in a small village indefinable charm, a hundred kilometers from Paris, the Auberge le Relais dominates the valley of the Marne. A must for any visit to Champagne...
Located 16.6 km from Fère-en-Tardenois66 € per person 

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BED & BREAKFASTS

 
House with 3 bedroomsL'écrin de verdure    
9.6
Champvoisy
L'écrin de verdure' is located on the Touristic Champagne Road, near Epernay and Reims, in a village between fields and vineyards where you can enjoy its calm and its bucolique setting....
Located 12.2 km from Fère-en-TardenoisFrom 55 € to 63 € the double room 
House with 3 bedroomsLa Chatillonne    
9.8
Crugny
In the valley of the Ardre, halfway between Laon, Reims and Epernay, Caroline and Sebastien will be happy to welcome you to their family property in the heart of the Champagne vineyards....
Located 17.5 km from Fère-en-TardenoisFrom 59 € to 69 € the double room 
House with 1 bedroomLa Grange du Mellerey    
9.6
Baslieux-sous-Châtillon
An ideal place to rest and relax, you will find the charm and quiet. The countryside and nature, the authenticity of a preserved site. Alain and Marie-Line welcome you in a warm and...
Located 22 km from Fère-en-Tardenois78 € the double room 

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VACATION RENTALS

 
House for 8 personsGîte Millésime et une nuit  
9.3
Villers-sous-Châtillon
At the heart of Champagne, in the town of Villers in Chatillon, the Champagne house rc lemaire. Offers this charming champagne eighteenth century with all modern comforts. Its large...
Located 24 km from Fère-en-Tardenois640 € per week 
House for 8 personsLe Petit Moulin
Prouilly
Our 4 guests are located 15 minutes from Reims, in Prouilly, Champagne village. They offer you a quiet and relaxing environment. At the reception, you have a lounge and 2 bedrooms with...
Located 27 km from Fère-en-Tardenois420 € per week 

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HOTELS

Chateau De Fere - Hotel in Fère-en-TardenoisChateau De Fere     
8.3
Fère-en-Tardenois
Chateau de Fere is located just a 1 hour drive from Paris. This castle dating back to the 17th century offers a gastronomic restaurant, swimming pool and spa facilities. It is set in...
Located in Fère-en-TardenoisRoom from 158 €
Les Relais Heritage De Droizy - Hotel in Fère-en-TardenoisLes Relais Heritage De Droizy     
9.1
Droizy
Les Relais Heritage De Droizy is located in the south of the Picardy region, only 1 hour from Paris. The hotel's indoor swimming pool and hot tub are available 24 hours a day. The infrared...
Located 12 km from Fère-en-TardenoisRoom from 174 €
Château de Courcelles - Hotel in Fère-en-TardenoisChâteau de Courcelles     
8
Courcelles-sur-Vesle
This elegant 17th-century château, set amongst manicured gardens, offers guests fine dining and an outdoor swimming pool. It is located in the village of Courcelles-sur-Vesle, in the...
Located 15.6 km from Fère-en-TardenoisRoom from 165 €

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Les Relais Heritage De Droizy
Les Relais Heritage De Droizy is located in the south of the Picardy region, only 1 hour from Paris. The hotel's indoor swimming pool and hot tub are available...
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Le Grand Hotel
Situated in the city centre, within walking distance of the train station, the 4-star Le Grand Hotel offers a privileged...
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