Bouchon tourism and travel guide

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Visit Bouchon: highlights and tourist information

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Bouchon is situated in the Somme department and Picardy region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 32 kilometres from Amiens, the department capital (general information: Bouchon is 133 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Riquier at 12 km and Abbeville at 16 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Bouchon, 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 Bouchon 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 Bouchon

Markets in and near Bouchon

  • Saint-Ouen: market Sunday (7km)
  • Abbeville: market Thursday & Saturday (16km)
  • Amiens: market Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & all day (25km)
  • Doullens: market Thursday (26km)
  • Poix-de-Picardie: market Sunday (29km)
  • Blangy-sur-Bresle: market Sunday (31km)
  • Frevent: market Tuesday (33km)
  • Saint-Valery-sur-Somme: market Sunday (33km)
  • Le Crotoy: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (35km)
  • Aumale: market Saturday (36km)

More information about Bouchon, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Bouchon, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Beffroi de Saint-Riquier (Belfries of Belgium and France) (12km)
  • Beffroi d'Abbeville (Belfries of Belgium and France) (16km)
  • Beffroi d'Amiens (Belfries of Belgium and France) (25km)
  • Amiens Cathedral (25km)
  • Beffroi de Doullens (Belfries of Belgium and France) (26km)
  • Beffroi de Lucheux (Belfries of Belgium and France) (33km)
  • Beffroi de Rue (Belfries of Belgium and France) (37km)
  • Beffroi d'Hesdin (Belfries of Belgium and France) (38km)
  • Folleville église Saint-Jacques-le-Majeur-et-Saint-Jean-Baptiste (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (47km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Valery-sur-Somme (33km)
  • Eu (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Maizicourt (19km)
  • Parc et roseraie du château de Rambures (24km)
  • Le clos Alexandre (25km)
  • Le jardin des Lianes (31km)
  • Parc du château de Digeon (32km)
  • Herbarium des remparts (33km)
  • Parc du château de Sericourt (35km)
  • Jardins de Valloires (38km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Montagne de Montenoy (22km)
  • Forêt de Crécy (26km)
  • Réserve naturelle de l'Étang Saint-Ladre (32km)
  • Pointe du Hourdel (39km)
  • Forêt d'Hesdin (40km)
  • Parc du Marquenterre (41km)
  • Hable-d'Ault (41km)
  • Réserve naturelle de la Baie de Somme (42km)
  • Baie d'Authie (51km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Parc Bagatelle (53km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Forest-l'Abbaye (24km)
  • Boubers-sur-Canche (32km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Bouchon

Canton: Picquigny

Arrondissement: Amiens

Department: Somme

Region: Picardy

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 80830

Distance to Bouchon

from Amiens (prefecture): 32 km

from Paris: 133 km

from Calais: 102 km

from Nice: 808 km

from Bordeaux: 610 km

from Strasbourg: 445 km

Getting here

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

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ailly-le-Haut-Clocher, Bettencourt-Riviere, Bettencourt-Saint-Ouen, Bourdon, Brucamps, Cocquerel, Conde-Folie, Ergnies, Flixecourt, Long, Mouflers, Surcamps, Vauchelles-les-Domart, Ville-le-Marclet and Villers-sous-Ailly.

This page in French: Visiter Bouchon