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Arrest tourism and travel guide

Photo of Arrest in Somme

Photo is of Saint-Valery-sur-Somme at 7 km from Arrest

Visit Arrest: highlights and tourist information

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Arrest is situated in the Somme department and Picardy region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 63 kilometres from Amiens, the department capital (general information: Arrest is 151 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Valery-sur-Somme at 7 km and The Bay of the Somme at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Arrest, 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 Arrest 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 Arrest


Markets in and near Arrest

  • Saint-Valery-sur-Somme: market Sunday (7km)
  • Le Crotoy: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (10km)
  • Cayeux-sur-Mer: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (10km)
  • Abbeville: market Thursday & Saturday (16km)
  • Rue: market Saturday (16km)
  • Eu: market Friday (17km)
  • Mers-les-Bains: market Thursday & Monday (17km)
  • Le Treport: market Tuesday & Saturday (18km)
  • Blangy-sur-Bresle: market Sunday (22km)
  • Criel-sur-Mer: market Thursday - seasonal market only (24km)

More information about Arrest, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Arrest, France

What to do at Arrest? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Arrest.


  • Mareis (44km)
  • Estran Cité de la mer (44km)

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Beffroi d'Abbeville (Belfries of Belgium and France) (15km)
  • Beffroi de Rue (Belfries of Belgium and France) (17km)
  • Beffroi de Saint-Riquier (Belfries of Belgium and France) (24km)
  • Beffroi d'Hesdin (Belfries of Belgium and France) (41km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Saulve (Montreuil-sur-Mer) (39km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Herbarium des remparts (7km)
  • Parc et roseraie du château de Rambures (19km)
  • Jardins de Valloires (29km)
  • Le jardin des Lianes (36km)
  • Jardin du château de Maizicourt (37km)
  • Parc du château de Digeon (41km)
  • Jardin de Miromesnil (47km)
  • Bois des Moutiers (51km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Hable-d'Ault (10km)
  • Pointe du Hourdel (11km)
  • Réserve naturelle de la Baie de Somme (14km)
  • Parc du Marquenterre (15km)
  • Forêt de Crécy (19km)
  • Baie d'Authie (30km)
  • Montagne de Montenoy (41km)
  • Forêt d'Hesdin (41km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Parc Bagatelle (34km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Forest-l'Abbaye (17km)
  • Saint-Josse (38km)
  • Le Touquet (44km)
  • Boubers-sur-Canche (48km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Arrest

Canton: Saint-Valery-sur-Somme

Arrondissement: Abbeville

Department: Somme

Region: Picardy

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 80820

Distance to Arrest

from Amiens (prefecture): 63 km

from Paris: 151 km

from Calais: 93 km

from Nice: 833 km

from Bordeaux: 611 km

from Strasbourg: 476 km

Getting here

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

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Boismont, Estreboeuf, Franleu, Friville-Escarbotin, Lancheres, Mons-Boubert, Nibas, Ochancourt, Pende, Quesnoy-le-Montant, Saint-Blimont, Valines and Vaudricourt.

This page in French: Visiter Arrest

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