The most northerly region in France, Picardy is a green gem and is ideal for relaxing holidays. If you're planning a holiday in France, why not stay in North Picardy and discover the many activities on offer including water-based activities at Ailette lake, near Laon. Looking to plan a family holiday in North Picardy where you can get some peace and quiet, with activities to suit children and adults alike? There's nothing like a holiday on the shores of Ailette lake, where you can relax on the beach to the sound of the lapping water.
A weekend in North Picardy is the ideal getaway break for couples, who can take a gentle boat trip and reach many sheltered areas. This unique break will enable you to discover birds and other wildlife that inhabit the lake area, whether from a motorboat, canoe or sailboat. Afraid of getting bored during your holidays in North Picardy? The North Picardy leisure park, set on the lake, offers a range of diverse activities - from mini-golf, cycling and horse riding through the forest, water sports, tennis, to trips on fun bikes and creative workshops for children, there's something for everyone in the family! For more sporty types, the North Picardy water park, Aqua Mundo, offers a wave pool, crazy rivers and large slides in a tropical environment that's ideal for taking a dip underneath the palm trees after a walk in the natural surroundings.
It's a dream destination for your holidays with children in North Picardy! Just a few kilometres from Le Lac d'Ailette, you can visit Laon, a fortified town perched on top of a hill which offers an incredible view of the verdant landscapes of Picardy. While on holiday in Laon, don't miss the fortified walls surrounding the town, its many monuments dating from Medieval times and above all, its immense cathedral which takes pride of place at the heart of its historical centre.