Sorel-en-Vimeu tourism and travel guide

Photo of Sorel-en-Vimeu in Somme

Visit Sorel-en-Vimeu: highlights and tourist information

Sorel-en-Vimeu is situated in the Somme, Picardy region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 39 km from Amiens, the department capital. (General information: Sorel-en-Vimeu is 132 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Riquier at 14 km and Saint-Valery-sur-Somme at 28 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Sorel-en-Vimeu, France: places to visit and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Sorel-en-Vimeu. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.

 
 

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Markets in and near Sorel-en-Vimeu

Local markets

  • Abbeville: market Thursday & Saturday (12km)
  • Saint-Ouen: market Sunday (16km)
  • Blangy-sur-Bresle: market Sunday (22km)
  • Poix-de-Picardie: market Sunday (27km)
  • Saint-Valery-sur-Somme: market Sunday (28km)
  • Aumale: market Saturday (29km)
  • Le Crotoy: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (30km)
  • Amiens: market Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & all day (31km)
  • Rue: market Saturday (34km)
  • Cayeux-sur-Mer: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (35km)

More information about Sorel-en-Vimeu & region

Tourist attractions to visit near Sorel-en-Vimeu, France

Below we show places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Sorel-en-Vimeu and wondering what to do next!

Grand sites of France

  • Baie de Somme (31km) [Map]

Heritage sites

  • Beffroi d'Abbeville (Belfries of Belgium and France) (12km) [Map]
  • Beffroi de Saint-Riquier (Belfries of Belgium and France) (14km) [Map]
  • Beffroi d'Amiens (Belfries of Belgium and France) (31km)
  • Amiens Cathedral (31km)
  • Beffroi de Rue (Belfries of Belgium and France) (34km) [Map]
  • Beffroi de Doullens (Belfries of Belgium and France) (35km) [Map]
  • Beffroi de Lucheux (Belfries of Belgium and France) (42km) [Map]
  • Beffroi d'Hesdin (Belfries of Belgium and France) (42km) [Map]
  • Folleville église Saint-Jacques-le-Majeur-et-Saint-Jean-Baptiste (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (49km) [Map]

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Valery-sur-Somme (28km) [Map]
  • Eu (35km)
  • Forges-les-Eaux (51km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et roseraie du château de Rambures (15km) [Map]
  • Parc du château de Digeon (26km) [Map]
  • Jardin du château de Maizicourt (26km) [Map]
  • Herbarium des remparts (28km) [Map]
  • Le clos Alexandre (31km) [Map]
  • Le jardin des Lianes (35km) [Map]
  • Jardins de Valloires (38km) [Map]
  • Parc du château de Sericourt (43km) [Map]

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Montagne de Montenoy (20km) [Map]
  • Forêt de Crécy (26km) [Map]
  • Pointe du Hourdel (33km) [Map]
  • Hable-d'Ault (34km) [Map]
  • Parc du Marquenterre (37km) [Map]
  • Réserve naturelle de la Baie de Somme (37km) [Map]
  • Réserve naturelle de l'Étang Saint-Ladre (38km) [Map]
  • Forêt d'Hesdin (44km) [Map]
  • Baie d'Authie (49km) [Map]

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Forest-l'Abbaye (23km) [Map]
  • Boubers-sur-Canche (39km) [Map]
  • Mureaumont (43km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Sorel-en-Vimeu

Canton: Hallencourt

Arrondissement: Abbeville

Department: Somme

Region: Picardy

Postcode: 80490

Distance to Sorel-en-Vimeu

from Amiens (prefecture): 39 km

from Paris: 132 km

from Calais: 105 km

from Nice: 811 km

from Bordeaux: 604 km

from Strasbourg: 452 km

Getting here

Sorel-en-Vimeu 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 Sorel-en-Vimeu from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 17 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Sorel-en-Vimeu): Airaines, Allery, Bailleul, Bettencourt-Riviere, Bray-les-Mareuil, Citerne, Cocquerel, Erondelle, Fontaine-sur-Somme, Hallencourt, Liercourt, Long, Merelessart, Pont-Remy, Quesnoy-sur-Airaines, Wiry-Au-Mont and Woirel.

This page in French: Visitez Sorel-en-Vimeu