Things to see and do - Vitry-le-François
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Vitry-le-François Travel guide
Vitry-le-François : Michelin's recommendations
Rebuilt after its destruction in 1940 and located at the foot of chalky Champagne, the capital of Perthois owes its name and its checkerboard layout to François I. Its traditional military role has given way today to more peaceful boating activities over the smooth water surfaces of the River Marne and canals which link it to the Rhine and Saône.
Tourist attractions Vitry-le-François : Things to see and do
Dominating the huge main square, this 17C and 18C church is a beautiful example of the classical style. Do not miss the Crucifixion by Jean Restout (1737).
r. de la Glacière
Vitry-le-François' Town Hall is located in a former Recollet 17C convent.
pl. du Mar.-Leclerc
This fine triumphal arch (1746) was part of the fortified wall encircling Vitry-le-François. Crowned with acroterions bearing trophies, the monument was originally at the west, on the road towards Paris. Dismantled in 1939, it was only reinstalled in..
2 Faubourg Leon Bourgeois F - 51300 Vitry-le-François
Situated in a particularly tranquil part of the city, the Au Bon Sejour hotel overlooks a quiet park, a short walk from the city centre. Offering peaceful park and garden views, this hotel makes for a comfortable and affordable base from which to ..
1 rue Auguste Choisy F - 51300 Vitry-le-François
In the heart of the Champagne region, this hotel is located in Vitry-le-François, just a 20-minute drive from the Der-Chantecoq Lake. It offers spacious rooms with free Wi-Fi access. The guest rooms at the Tambourin are equipped with satellite TV an..
1 Rue Sainte Croix F - 51300 Vitry-le-François
Offering a restaurant, Hotel De La Poste is located in Vitry-le-François. Free WiFi access is available and you can relax at the on-site bar. Each room features a TV and the private bathroom comes with a hairdryer. Its restaurant serves distinguish..