Amiens Cathedral travel guide
Visit Amiens Cathedral: Highlights and Tourist Information
Location: Amiens Cathedral is situated in the Somme (Picardy region) in the north of France at 9 km from Amiens, the department capital. (General information: Amiens Cathedral is 115 km from Paris).
Note: The photo above was taken in Amiens at 1 km from Amiens Cathedral
Photos taken within 10 km
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What to do? Selected places to visit and attractions close by
Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend close to Amiens Cathedral. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.
Holidays and travel
If you are planning a visit we suggest you see our hotel search (from a leading hotel agent and with a great selection of hotels and a best price promise).
For a longer visit popular choices include holiday apartments - we suggest holiday villages in France
Markets near Amiens Cathedral
- Amiens: market Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & all day (1km)
- Corbie: market Friday (16km)
- Moreuil: market Tuesday (19km)
- Saint-Ouen: market Sunday (20km)
- Poix-de-Picardie: market Sunday (26km)
- Albert: market Saturday (28km)
- Doullens: market Thursday (29km)
- Rosieres-en-Santerre: market Tuesday (30km)
- Montdidier: market Thursday (34km)
- Abbeville: market Thursday & Saturday (41km)
- Aumale: market Saturday (41km)
- Roye: market Friday (42km)
- Bapaume: market Friday (46km)
- Ressons-sur-Matz: market Wednesday (51km)
Map of places to visit near Amiens Cathedral and location information
Tourist attractions to visit
Below we show places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Amiens Cathedral and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.
Heritage sites Amiens Cathedral (1km); Beffroi d'Amiens (Belfries of Belgium and France) (1km); Folleville église Saint-Jacques-le-Majeur-et-Saint-Jean-Baptiste (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (25km); Beffroi de Doullens (Belfries of Belgium and France) (30km); Beffroi de Lucheux (Belfries of Belgium and France) (35km); Beffroi de Saint-Riquier (Belfries of Belgium and France) (36km); Beffroi d'Abbeville (Belfries of Belgium and France) (41km)
Remarkable gardens Le clos Alexandre (1km); Parc du château de Digeon (36km); Jardin du château de Maizicourt (36km)
Sites of natural beauty Réserve naturelle de l'Étang Saint-Ladre (7km); Montagne de Montenoy (23km); Forêt de Crécy (51km)
Towns of Art and history Amiens (6km)
Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Mureaumont (47km); Forest-l'Abbaye (48km)
Commune: Amiens Cathedral
Distance to Amiens Cathedral
from Amiens (local prefecture): 9 km
from Paris: 115 km
from Calais: 122 km
from Nice: 785 km
from Bordeaux: 602 km
from Strasbourg: 422 km
We have 16 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Amiens Cathedral): Allonville, Amiens, Argoeuves, Cagny, Camon, Dreuil-les-Amiens, Dury, Longueau, Pont-de-Metz, Poulainville, Rivery, Saint-Sauveur, Saleux, Salouel, Saveuse and Vers-sur-Selles.
Somme is in the north of France. Most visitors take a a cross-channel ferry to a nearby port such as Dieppe or Boulogne or the channel tunnel to Calais. For driving distances to Amiens Cathedral from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
This page in French: Visitez Amiens Cathedral