Sorel tourism and travel guide
Visit Sorel: highlights and tourist information
Sorel is situated in the Somme (Picardy region) in the north of France at 48 km from Amiens, the department capital. (General information: Sorel is 140 km from Paris).
Sorel, 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. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.
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Map of places to visit near Sorel
More information about Sorel & region
Markets in and near Sorel
- Peronne: market Saturday (13km)
- Bapaume: market Friday (16km)
- Cambrai: market Wednesday & Saturday (21km)
- Saint-Quentin: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (27km)
- Fresnoy-le-Grand: market Monday (27km)
- Caudry: market Tuesday & Friday (28km)
- Albert: market Saturday (29km)
- Bohain-en-Vermandois: market Friday (29km)
- Avesnes-les-Aubert: market Thursday & Sunday (30km)
- Ham: market Saturday (31km)
Tourist attractions to visit near Sorel, 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 and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.
Heritage sites Beffroi de Cambrai (Belfries of Belgium and France) (21km); Arras citadelle (Vauban fortifications) (35km); Beffroi et hôtel de ville d'Arras (Belfries of Belgium and France) (35km); Beffroi de Douai (Belfries of Belgium and France) (38km)
Churches or other religious monuments Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (16km)
Remarkable gardens Jardins du château (49km)
Sites of natural beauty Réserve naturelle des Marais d'Isle (27km); Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (41km); Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (43km); Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (46km); Réserve naturelle des Landes de Versigny (52km)
Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie) Guyencourt-Saulcourt (4km); Gauchy (27km); Mastaing (36km); Vivaise (58km)
Geography and distances
Distance to Sorel
from Amiens (prefecture): 48 km
from Paris: 140 km
from Calais: 133 km
from Nice: 772 km
from Bordeaux: 638 km
from Strasbourg: 376 km
Sorel 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 from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
We have 15 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Sorel): Aizecourt-le-Bas, Epehy, Equancourt, Etricourt-Manancourt, Fins, Gouzeaucourt, Guyencourt-Saulcourt, Heudicourt, Lechelle, Lieramont, Metz-en-Couture, Neuville-Bourjonval, Nurlu, Villers-Faucon and Ytres.
This page in French: Visitez Sorel