Nesle is situated 65 miles (105 kilometers) north of Paris, the country's capital.
When it comes to getting the most from your time here, remember that Nesle is merely the beginning; Picardy features an abundance of scenic and cultural delights. Leave enough time to drop in on Noyon, which is 13 miles (21 kilometers) away from Nesle. In Noyon, you can visit the Musee Jean Calvin and Noyon Cathedral. If you feel like doing more in this region, make your way over to Saint-Quentin to visit the Saint Quentin Basilica and Butterfly Museum. Saint-Quentin is 18 miles (29 kilometers) away.
Compiegne is about 25 miles (40 kilometers) from Nesle. This center contains a number of interesting tourist attractions, like Chateau de Pierrefonds, Musee de la Figurine Historique and Palais Nacional. Compiegne Hotel de Ville, Compiegne Forest and Clairiere de l'Armistice are also good to visit.
The best places for tourists to visit when they first arrive in a new town are the spots that provide a window into the local culture. Don't skip Picardy's history museums.
Follow your interests with one of the city walking tours, cycling tours and guided nature walks. There are plenty to choose from in the Picardy area.
When you have to pack up and say "Au revoir / À bientôt" to Nesle, you'll take with you plenty of plenty of good memories.