Behencourt tourism and travel guide

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Visit Behencourt: highlights and tourist information

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Behencourt is situated in the Somme department and Picardy region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 10 kilometres from Amiens, the department capital (general information: Behencourt is 125 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Amiens at 14 km and Amiens Cathedral at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Behencourt, 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 Behencourt in Hauts-de-France.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Behencourt

Markets in and near Behencourt

  • Corbie: market Friday (8km)
  • Amiens: market Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & all day (14km)
  • Albert: market Saturday (14km)
  • Doullens: market Thursday (22km)
  • Moreuil: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Saint-Ouen: market Sunday (25km)
  • Rosieres-en-Santerre: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Bapaume: market Friday (32km)
  • Peronne: market Saturday (35km)
  • Frevent: market Tuesday (36km)

More information about Behencourt, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Behencourt, France

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

Heritage sites

Remarkable gardens

  • Le clos Alexandre (14km)
  • Jardin du château de Maizicourt (34km)
  • Parc du château de Sericourt (37km)
  • Le jardin des Lianes (48km)
  • Parc du château de Digeon (50km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle de l'Étang Saint-Ladre (14km)
  • Montagne de Montenoy (37km)
  • Forêt de Crécy (53km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Boubers-sur-Canche (38km)
  • Guyencourt-Saulcourt (45km)
  • Forest-l'Abbaye (52km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Behencourt

Canton: Villers-Bocage

Arrondissement: Amiens

Department: Somme

Region: Picardy

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 80260

Distance to Behencourt

from Amiens (prefecture): 10 km

from Paris: 125 km

from Calais: 116 km

from Nice: 787 km

from Bordeaux: 615 km

from Strasbourg: 414 km

Getting here

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

We have 20 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Baizieux, Bavelincourt, Beaucourt-sur-l'Hallue, Bonnay, Contay, Franvillers, Frechencourt, Heilly, Herissart, Lahoussoye, Mirvaux, Molliens-Au-Bois, Montigny-sur-l'Hallue, Pierregot, Pont-Noyelles, Querrieu, Rubempre, Saint-Gratien, Vadencourt and Warloy-Baillon.

This page in French: Visiter Behencourt