Destination guide

The tranquil area of Picardy awaits your stay

Enjoy the cathedral and other features of Picardy. This relaxing city is known for its cafés, dolphin watching and archaeology. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in Picardy

Are you hoping to find things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Picardy a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Chateau d'Humieres Golf Club (12.3 mi / 19.9 km)
  • Compiegne Golf Club (15.8 mi / 25.5 km)
  • Chateau de Raray Golf Club (26.8 mi / 43.1 km)
  • Amiens Golf Club (27 mi / 43.4 km)
  • Saint Quentin Mesnil Golf Club (27.7 mi / 44.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Picardy

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Picardy is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Compiegne Forest (15.6 mi / 25 km)
  • Parc du Chatellier (25.1 mi / 40.4 km)
  • Champs-Elysees Park (25.9 mi / 41.7 km)
  • Isle Beach (26 mi / 41.8 km)
  • Park d'Isle (26.1 mi / 42 km)
  • Hortillonnages Floating Gardens (28.3 mi / 45.5 km)

Traveling to and around Picardy

The nearest airport is in Paris (BVA-Beauvais), located 33.9 mi (54.5 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Paris (CDG-Roissy-Charles de Gaulle), which is 45.4 mi (73.1 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Nesle Station, Pont-l'Eveque-sur-Oise Station and Curchy-Dreslincourt Station are the main stations in the city. Catch a ride on the metro at Chantilly La Borne-Blanche Station to easily navigate the city.

Where to stay around Picardy?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,184 holiday lettings near Picardy. From 867 Houses to 245 Cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Picardy is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Picardy?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Picardy. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Île-de-France: 6,337 holiday homes
  • Paris (XDT-Charles de Gaulle Airport TGV Train Station): 5,428 holiday homes
  • Paris: 5,453 holiday homes
  • Esternay Station: 51 holiday homes
  • Provins: 35 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Picardy! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Picardy?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Picardy with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Paris: 5,453 holiday lettings
  • Provins: 35 holiday lettings
  • Tournai: 290 holiday lettings
  • Couvin: 164 holiday lettings
  • Chimay: 147 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Picardy?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Picardy are:

  • Chateau Thierry (XCY): 82 self catering accommodations
  • Neuilly-sur-Seine (QNL-Station de metro Les Sablons): 5,269 self catering accommodations
  • Orly Airport (ORY): 5,461 self catering accommodations

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Picardy?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Picardy. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Paris (XDT-Charles de Gaulle Airport TGV Train Station): 5,428 holiday rentals
  • Esternay Station: 51 holiday rentals
  • Maison des Examens: 5,580 holiday rentals
  • Disneyland Paris: 2,187 holiday rentals
  • Paris Gare de Lyon: 4,504 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Picardy listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

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