Givet

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GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION

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TownGivet
Insee code08190
Postcode08600
Latitude50.1363860
Longitude4.8243870
Surface18.42 km²
Population6799 inhabitants
Density369 inhabitants/km²
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CLOSEST CITIES & TOWNS

Chief townCharleville-Mézières (at 55 km, 59 min)Rancennes at 2.2 km
DepartmentArdennesFromelennes at 3 km
RegionChampagne-ArdenneSearch another town

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TOWN PRESENTATION

Heritage fortified Givet: Givet illustrates the history of this troubled border region between two enemy kingdoms. First Fortified by Charles V in the 16th century the city was rebuilt by Vauban in the 17th century. City Givet is characterized by its narrow streets, its fort, its fortified church, its doors but also imposing towers: the tower Gregory (eleventh century) and the round wins.


SIGHTSEEING

  • Fort of Charlemont: Last architectural relic of the military art of the 17th century in northern France, this fort is perched on the cliffs of Pointe East. This citadel was built in 1555 by Charles V, and was fortified by Vauban in the 17th century. The fort of Charlemont not be visited more.
  • European Center for Crafts:
  • It's 5000 contemporary art, for sale, coming from all over Europe, with various media: leather, fabric, ceramic, metal, wood, paper ...
  • During your visit, local producers will be collected in an area of ​​the Ardennes gastronomic specialties for you to discover regional products.
  • Open Tuesday to Saturday from 10h to 12h and from 14h30 to 18h, Sundays and Mondays from 14h30 to 18h.
  • Free admission for individuals and for groups.
  • 10 quai des Fours - 08600 Givet.
  • Tel: +33 3 24 42 73 36.
  • Space Show "The Armoury"
  • Film: daily except Thursday.
  • Performances: September to June Cultural Season brochure available at the Armoury.
  • Information on +33 3 24 40 14 40.
  • Centre aqualudic Rivea.
Detailed information
TransportTrain station of Givet
Information pointsTourist Office of Givet
MonumentsFort of Charlemont

EVENTS AND CELEBRATIONS

  • Festimeuses in July (weekend).
  • Onion: November 11.

For dates, contact the Tourist Office Val d'Ardenne: Tel. : +33 3 24 42 92 42 - Email: info@valdardennetourisme.com


ATTRACTIONS, LEISURES AND ACTIVITES AROUND

  • Park in Fumay Terraltitude.
  • Cave of Nichet to Frome.
  • Climbing ...
  • NPP: Centre for Nuclear Electricity Generation at Chooz.
  • Horse Festival to Hargnies in July.
  • Walk of Slate in Fumay in July.

PHOTOS

The fort of Charlemont and the Saint-HilaireThe fort of Charlemont and the Saint-Hilaire
 
The TowerThe Tower
The Coal in the Little GivetThe Coal in the Little Givet
 
Gregory TowerGregory Tower
The MarinaThe Marina
 
From Far Away ...From Far Away ...
Tower VictoryTower Victory
 
The fort and houses GivetThe fort and houses Givet
In the cave NichetIn the cave Nichet
 
Little GivetLittle Givet

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WEATHER

Tuesday 21 October
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Min. 5°C - Max. 9°C
Wednesday 22 October
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Min. 5°C - Max. 8°C
Thursday 23 October
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Min. 9°C - Max. 13°C

RESTAURANTS

 
French cuisine restaurantRestaurant le Nord   SPECIAL OFFER
Givet
GOOD ADDRESS - This is a facility as we can dream for a reunion dinner with friends. The setting is lovely - it's a hotel - the service is impeccable and efficient, exceptional food...
Located in Givet21 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantAuberge de la Tour  
8.5
Givet
Located in the French Ardennes, the Auberge de la Tour benefits the environment in which it was built. The Meuse just across the green rocks which give it its charm. All fits to allow...
Located in Givet37 € per person 

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BED & BREAKFASTS

 
House with 1 bedroomVous êtes ici chez Christophe et Jibé    
9.7
Les Hautes-Rivières
Hello everyone, 'You are here ' at home, in the valleys of the Meuse and Semois, within the French Ardennes and a few kilometers from the Belgian Ardennes. During a visit to our little...
Located 25 km from Givet70 € the double room 
House with 1 bedroomLes Gîtes du Vallon 'Les Pommiers'    
9.1
Les Hautes-Rivières
Nestled in the forest, bordered by the meandering Meuse and Semois, the hamlet of Linchamps invites you to discover its fortunes. In the natural park of the 'Cross Scaille' in a calm...
Located 25 km from Givet70 € the double room 

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VACATION RENTALS

 
House for 2 personsLes Gîtes du Vallon 'Le Gué'  
9.6
Les Hautes-Rivières
Fanny and Philippe welcome you in their Drouvin Ardennes house, situated in the hamlet of Linchamps, nestled in the forest, the natural park of the Cross Scaille, the highest point...
Located 25 km from GivetFrom 260 € to 285 € per week 

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HOTELS

ibis budget Givet - Hotel in Givetibis budget Givet     
8.1
Givet
The ibis Budget Givet is located between Charleville-Mézières and Dinant Road Beauraing, 750 metres from the Aqualudique Rivea centre. Free parking and luggage storage are offered....
Located in GivetRoom from 52 €
Les Reflets Jaunes - Hotel in GivetLes Reflets Jaunes     
7.9
Givet
Located in Givet, just 800 metres from the train station, this hotel offers air-conditioned accommodations. Guests are invited to relax at the on-site bar and the Belgian border is...
Located in GivetRoom from 45 €
Hotel Val Saint Hilaire - Hotel in GivetHotel Val Saint Hilaire     
7.6
Givet
Situated in Givet city centre, in an 18th-century house, this hotel is provided with free Wi-Fi, a bar and a garden with terraces. Bikes can be rented on site and the train station...
Located in GivetRoom from 65 €

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Premiere Classe Charleville Mezieres
This Premiere Classe hotel is located in the heart of the Ardennes region, a 10-minute drive from Charleville-Mezieres Train Station. It offers accommodation...
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ibis budget Givet
The ibis Budget Givet is located between Charleville-Mézières and Dinant Road Beauraing, 750 metres from the Aqualudique...
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