Paris, which is the national capital, is located 140 miles (225 kilometers) west of Carignan.
Champagne-Ardenne is a firm fixture on the tourist trail. To discover why, take a trip to the other interesting attractions around Carignan. To explore the area in even greater depth, head 11 miles (18 kilometers) to get to Sedan. Here you can spend an hour or two visiting the Chateau de Sedan and Louis Dugauguez Stadium.
Get some transportation head to Verdun, a transport and retail hub for the area, located some 35 miles (56 kilometers) away from Carignan. This regional center has a wide range of visitor attractions, for example Andre Maginot Memorial, Fort de Vaux and Ossuaire de Douaumont. Fort de Douaumont, Musee-Memorial de Fleury and Monument de la Victoire are also good places to spend some time.
Spend a day in the sunshine and fresh air and enjoy Champagne-Ardenne's open-air markets. Every place offers a specific history and Champagne-Ardenne has plenty of its own stories to tell. The fortresses here provide a great snapshot to the past.
Hot air ballooning is a great option for visitors longing to bring out their wild side.
Good things must come to an end, but be rest assured, when it's time to say "Au revoir / À bientôt" to Carignan, you'll still have plenty of memories and keepsakes to remember your time here.