Sorel-en-Vimeu tourism and travel guide

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Visit Sorel-en-Vimeu: highlights and tourist information

Sorel-en-Vimeu is situated in the Somme (Picardy 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)

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)

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour) Saint-Valery-sur-Somme (28km); Eu (35km); Forges-les-Eaux (51km)

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

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé) (see also historical French towns) Mers-les-Bains (37km)

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

Towns of Art and history Amiens (30km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Forest-l'Abbaye (23km); Boubers-sur-Canche (39km); Mureaumont (43km)

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