Things to do in Soissons

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Start with the Top Sights in Soissons

If you're in Soissons to see the sights, you can't miss any of these.

Cathédrale Saint-Gervais-et-Saint-Protais de Soissons

⭐️ 4.5 (877)

Abbey of St. John of the Vines

⭐️ 4.6 (385)

Parc de Coupaville - Laser Game extérieur

⭐️ 4.2 (205)


⭐️ 4.4 (42)

Notre-Dame de Soissons

⭐️ 4.5 (10)

Abbaye Saint Léger

⭐️ 5.0 (3)


⭐️ 0.0 (0)

The top affordable restaurants in Soissons

Discover a variety of budget-friendly dining options in Soissons city, offering delicious cuisine without breaking the bank.

Wafu Restaurant

⭐️ 4.2 (1168)

Price Range: $$

Léon - Soissons-Vauxbuin

⭐️ 4.2 (1049)

Price Range: $$

La Cathédrale

⭐️ 4.1 (1046)

Price Range: $$

Le Bouche à Oreille

⭐️ 4.7 (824)

Price Range: $$

Le mystère du Buffet

⭐️ 4 (786)

Price Range: $

Merveilles du Monde

⭐️ 4.1 (656)

Price Range: $$

La Bourse aux Grains

⭐️ 4 (572)

Price Range: $$

O'Tacos Soissons

⭐️ 4.5 (541)

Price Range: $


⭐️ 4.5 (506)

Price Range: $$

Le Saint Vincent Restaurant Soissons

⭐️ 4.4 (465)

Price Range: $$

Méchant Loup

⭐️ 4.4 (339)

Price Range: $

End your night in some of the best bars in Soissons

Discover the most vibrant nightlife scenes in Soissons, curated exclusively for you.

La Cathédrale

⭐️ 4.1 (1070)

Price Range: $$

Le Clovis

⭐️ 4 (897)

La Boite A Mousse

⭐️ 4.5 (884)

Price Range: $

Le Bouche à Oreille

⭐️ 4.6 (849)

Price Range: $$

Le Saint Vincent Restaurant Soissons

⭐️ 4.4 (474)

Price Range: $$

Havana Café

⭐️ 4.4 (372)

Price Range: $$

Restaurant La Passerelle

⭐️ 4.5 (148)

Bar des Feuillants

⭐️ 4.2 (142)

Price Range: $

Le Comptoir des Saveurs

⭐️ 4.5 (121)

Price Range: $$

Bar Tabac Les Marronniers

⭐️ 4.4 (92)

Price Range: $$

Pick from the best places to stay in Soissons

If you're looking for some of the best hotels in Soissons you've come to the right place.

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Frequently asked questions:

  1. Visit the soaring Notre-Dame de Soissons Cathedral which dates back to the 12th century.
  2. Explore the Château de Condé and its beautiful gardens.
  3. Tour the scenic Chemin des Dames, a 100-km road that takes visitors through the remnants of WWI battlefields.

The best time to visit Soissons is during the summer months when the weather is warm and sunny. The long evenings bring out the locals to socialise and enjoy the town’s eateries and culture. In the height of summer, visitors can take advantage of the special events that take place in the area, such as music festivals and art fairs.

Soissons is an ideal spot for a few days getaway. The stunning architecture, numerous cultural attractions, and quaint cafe life make it a perfect spot to explore for a few days. Visitors can experience the city's history in its museums and galleries, explore its natural beauty in the parks and gardens, and take advantage of the rich culinary experiences it has to offer.

Soissons offers a variety of transportation options. The local bus network covers most of the city and is a convenient and affordable way to get around. Taxis are also available, although slightly more expensive than the bus. For a more scenic route, you could hire a bicycle and ride around the city’s historic streets.

Visiting Soissons with kids can be a great experience as the city offers plenty of attractions for all ages. For a fun-filled day, consider exploring the Soissons Cathedral, a magnificent architectural structure that dates back several centuries. Spend the afternoon at the nearby Michel Beck Park, offering a playground and picnic area to let the kids play and relax. At night, enjoy the scenic view of the nearby canal while having a boat ride.

We've actually curated a complete list of the best bars in Soissons. To start off we'd have to mention Bar Le Saint Christophe, Bar des Feuillants, La Bodega soissons. Check out our page on the best bars in Soissons.

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