Bernes tourism and travel guide

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Visit Bernes: highlights and tourist information

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Bernes is situated in the Somme department and Picardy region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 49 kilometres from Amiens, the department capital (general information: Bernes is 129 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Peronne at 12 km and Saint-Quentin at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Bernes, 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 Bernes 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 Bernes

Markets in and near Bernes

  • Peronne: market Saturday (12km)
  • Saint-Quentin: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (16km)
  • Ham: market Saturday (18km)
  • Fresnoy-le-Grand: market Monday (23km)
  • Bohain-en-Vermandois: market Friday (27km)
  • Bapaume: market Friday (28km)
  • Origny-Sainte-Benoite: market Thursday (29km)
  • Cambrai: market Wednesday & Saturday (30km)
  • Rosieres-en-Santerre: market Tuesday (31km)
  • Tergnier: market Thursday & Sunday (32km)

More information about Bernes, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Bernes, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Chateau Coucy (46km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (22km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château (42km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle des Marais d'Isle (17km)
  • Réserve naturelle des Landes de Versigny (40km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Guyencourt-Saulcourt (10km)
  • Gauchy (15km)
  • Vivaise (46km)
  • Mastaing (46km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Bernes

Canton: Roisel

Arrondissement: Péronne

Department: Somme

Region: Picardy

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 80240

Distance to Bernes

from Amiens (prefecture): 49 km

from Paris: 129 km

from Calais: 145 km

from Nice: 759 km

from Bordeaux: 628 km

from Strasbourg: 368 km

Getting here

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

We have 18 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bouvincourt-en-Vermandois, Caulaincourt, Hancourt, Hargicourt, Hervilly, Hesbecourt, Jeancourt, Le Verguier, Maissemy, Marquaix, Poeuilly, Roisel, Templeux-le-Guerard, Tertry, Tincourt-Boucly, Trefcon, Vendelles and Vermand.

This page in French: Visiter Bernes