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Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Ardennes

Located northeast of the department of Ardennes, surrounded by the waters of the Meuse and its tributaries, and the Sedan Country Sedan you the warmest of welcomes.

Country of wood, water, green hills, scenic beauty and value of its assets will surprise you.

You can discover its architectural and historical richness, its sports and leisure activities, the friendliness of its people, festivals and events, and not to mention the flavors of its terroir.

Enjoy your stay, immersed in the heart of the story, for a relaxing stroll or on foot, by bike, on horseback, or around a table.

Welcome to the land of history, contrasts and flavors, welcome Sedan Country !

Geographical information

Tourism labels
Latitude49.7034900 (N 49° 42’ 13”)
Longitude4.9386300 (E 4° 56’ 19”)
Surface area16.28 km²
Population17675 inhabitants
Density1085 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureCharleville-Mézières (24 km, 23 min)
Insee code08409
IntercommunalityCA Ardenne Métropole
RegionGreat East

Nearest cities & towns

Balan2.8 km (7 min)
Glaire2.9 km (6 min)
Wadelincourt3 km (7 min)
Floing4.2 km (9 min)
Bazeilles4.8 km (11 min)
Saint-Menges5.2 km (10 min)
Donchery5.4 km (10 min)
Givonne5.8 km (11 min)
La Moncelle6.4 km (11 min)
Noyers-Pont-Maugis6.5 km (12 min)
Illy6.5 km (11 min)
Daigny6.6 km (13 min)
Fleigneux7.2 km (13 min)
Thelonne7.2 km (12 min)

Things to see and do

Labeled City of Art and History, discover the modern city and / or contemporary with the brochure " Let yourself Conter Sedan."

Walk in the footsteps of the great Turenne, Marshal of France born Sedan with the brochure " Tell me about Turenne."

Visit the largest castle in Europe, with its 35,000 square meters of area and its seven levels.

Before arriving at the Tourist Office, discover the permanent exhibition of the treasures of the area.

Meet the advisors who will provide you with a holiday guide nature activities, cultural or sports.

Places of interest

Information points
Leisure centres
Performance halls

Events and festivities

Mai ( first weekend) : The Race frappadingue.

Mai ( 3rd weekend ) : Medieval Festival.

June ( odd years ) : Photography Biennial.

June-July : Guitar and Heritage Festival.

July and August : Night tours of the fort castle with torches.

July and August : Discovery tours of the city of Sedan.

August (last weekend) : Festival Street Movement.

September: 2nd largest agricultural trade show and Northeast quarter.

September: Festival of Gastronomy.

October ( odd years ) : Europpéen Fair Model ( Ramma ).

October ( even year ) : Visionary Arts Festival Chimeria.


Cultural pole
Cultural pole
See photo


Wednesday 17 august
Min. 17°C - Max. 26°C
Thursday 18 august
Min. 16°C - Max. 26°C
Friday 19 august
Min. 14°C - Max. 26°C

Visits, leisure and activities nearby


Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Between forest and heritage
All-terrain bike itineraryIntermediate4h35Sedan
Around the farm of Sart
Village visitEasy1h30Vaux-lès-Mouzon (17.3 km)
From Vaux-lès-Mouzon to Sailly
HikeIntermediate2h00Vaux-lès-Mouzon (17.3 km)
The Castrice Walk
HikeEasy2h00Charleville-Mézières (17.5 km)
Circuit "La Meuse des Deux Villes"
HikeIntermediate2h40Charleville-Mézières (17.5 km)


Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals


Your holidays
A hotel
A vacation rental
A bed & breakfast
A campsite
A leisure activity
A restaurant
A rental car
A plane ticket
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