Argoules tourism and travel guide

Photo of Argoules in Somme

Visit Argoules: highlights and tourist information

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Argoules is situated in the Somme department and Picardy region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 66 kilometres from Amiens, the department capital (general information: Argoules is 169 kilometres from Paris).

Attractions in Argoules

Valloires abbey is an 18th century Cistercian abbey with formal gardens to explore: Valloires abbey

Popular places to visit nearby include Valloires abbey at 3 km and The Jardin des Lianes at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Argoules, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Argoules in Hauts-de-France.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

 
 

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Somme

Map of places to visit near Argoules

Markets in and near Argoules

  • Rue: market Saturday (14km)
  • Hesdin: market Thursday (15km)
  • Berck: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday (20km)
  • Le Crotoy: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (20km)
  • Cucq: market Sunday - seasonal market only (22km)
  • Cucq: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Saint-Valery-sur-Somme: market Sunday (23km)
  • Etaples: market Tuesday & Friday (24km)
  • Abbeville: market Thursday & Saturday (26km)
  • Fruges: market Saturday (29km)

More information about Argoules, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Argoules, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Argoules.

Aquarium

  • Mareis (25km)
  • Nausicaa - Centre national de la mer (47km)

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Beffroi de Rue (Belfries of Belgium and France) (14km)
  • Beffroi d'Hesdin (Belfries of Belgium and France) (15km)
  • Beffroi de Saint-Riquier (Belfries of Belgium and France) (24km)
  • Beffroi d'Abbeville (Belfries of Belgium and France) (26km)
  • Beffroi de Doullens (Belfries of Belgium and France) (41km)
  • Beffroi de Lucheux (Belfries of Belgium and France) (44km)
  • Beffroi de Boulogne-sur-Mer (Belfries of Belgium and France) (46km)
  • Beffroi d'Aire-sur-la-Lys (Belfries of Belgium and France) (52km)

National Monuments

  • Column of the Grand Army (47km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Caps et Marais d'Opale (45km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Saulve (Montreuil-sur-Mer) (15km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Valloires (1km)
  • Le jardin des Lianes (15km)
  • Herbarium des remparts (22km)
  • Jardin du château de Maizicourt (26km)
  • Parc du château de Sericourt (34km)
  • Parc et roseraie du château de Rambures (43km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Crécy (12km)
  • Forêt d'Hesdin (14km)
  • Baie d'Authie (19km)
  • Parc du Marquenterre (21km)
  • Réserve naturelle de la Baie de Somme (24km)
  • Pointe du Hourdel (24km)
  • Réserve naturelle de la Baie de Canche (28km)
  • Hable-d'Ault (33km)
  • Dunes d'Écault (40km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des grottes et des pelouses d'Acquin-Westbécourt et des coteaux de Wavrans-sur-l'Aa (44km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Parc Bagatelle (19km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Forest-l'Abbaye (15km)
  • Saint-Josse (19km)
  • Le Touquet (26km)
  • Boubers-sur-Canche (29km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Argoules

Canton: Rue

Arrondissement: Abbeville

Department: Somme

Region: Picardy

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 80120

Distance to Argoules

from Amiens (prefecture): 66 km

from Paris: 169 km

from Calais: 68 km

from Nice: 845 km

from Bordeaux: 638 km

from Strasbourg: 470 km

Getting here

Argoules 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 Argoules from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Buire-le-Sec, Dominois, Dompierre-sur-Authie, Douriez, Gouy-Saint-Andre, Maintenay, Ponches-Estruval, Roussent, Saint-Remy-Au-Bois, Saulchoy and Tortefontaine.

This page in French: Visiter Argoules