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Foret de Compiegne

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Address: 5allee Manet | Aulnay, 60200, Compiegne, France
Phone Number: 06267374
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Hire a bike to see the forest

Love the way that this is so accessible, with plenty of interest,, and large enough still to find somewhere quiet and peaceful even at the busiest time of year. Recommended for... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 24 August 2016
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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

Love the way that this is so accessible, with plenty of interest,, and large enough still to find somewhere quiet and peaceful even at the busiest time of year. Recommended for cycling, really good routes to other villages and the site of the armistice signing in the middle of the forest. Excellent bike hire weekends at the roundabout at the... More 

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Compiegne, France
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016

Fantastic for walking, cycling, deer watching and sleeping in a lovely hut up in the trees ! Great summer classical concerts too !

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Cork
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

No crowds and wonderful forest tracks, taking you through picture perfect villages to Pierrefonds chateau and back

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Saint-Nom-la-Breteche, France
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

I have hiked in all the forest areas within reach of Paris ( ok this is an hour and a half away by car) and along with Fontainebleau this would be the best . It is so pretty , the trees are mature and mixed, there are hills ( small ones ) views, lakes and beautiful little hamlets . There... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 March 2016 via mobile

Absolutely beautiful place to take a walk. The forest is massive of course so choose your route carefully, although it is very well signposted. So Serene and peaceful.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2016

A huge forest with plenty of well signposted walking trails. Generally reasonably flat so relatively easy walking.

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Gothenburg
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2015

My wife and I rented bikes and spent a fabulous late fall excursion in the beautiful forest of de Compiegne. The forest has an interesting historical past as almost all French kings have been hunting in this large forest. It's also the place for important events during the first and second world war. We enjoyed our approximately 25 km bicycle... More 

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1 Thank GothenburgProfessor
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2015

The forest was clearly sign posted with easy parking. Horses, dogs, families, cyclists and runners use this location without it feeling busy. Well worth a visit.

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Isle of Man, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2015

Huge and beautiful. Ideal for walks and bicycle rides as cyclist can benefit from the local cycle paths. Suitable for all ages. The guest house is ideally situated on the edge of the forest.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 April 2015

Liked the space and extent of the forest. Paths are not paved outside the small park. Not really a problem unless you are disabled or pushing a buggie.

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