The Marne is located in the northeast of Paris in the north of France and has nearly 570,000 inhabitants.
Famous for its champagne, the Marne has a wonderful architectural heritage, as you can discover by the buildings of the cities of Reims and Châlons-en-Champagne, the charming churches of the Pays du Der and Ardre valley or the the beautiful basilica of Épine. This department is very well situated and renowned for its wine activities.
For gastronomy lovers and fans of religious monuments, it is THE perfect destination ! Concerning activities to do in the region, you can chose water activities, it is very popular. It is in this department that you can find the largest artificial lake in Europe : the Lake Der-Chantecoq.
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