Bougainville tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Amiens at 19 km from Bougainville

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Bougainville is situated in the Somme department and Hauts-de-France region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Bougainville in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Amiens at 19 km and Amiens Cathedral at 19 km.

Bougainville, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Amiens

Amiens

at 19 km (direction east)

As well as the remarkabe gothic style cathedral which attracts most visitors,...

See Amiens guide
Amiens Cathedral

Amiens Cathedral

Cathedral at 19 km (direction east)

The 13th century cathedral in Amiens is a fabulous example of gothic...

See Amiens Cathedral guide
Abbeville

Abbeville

at 30 km (direction north-west)

Abbeville makes a pleasant detour when you are exploring the Baie de...

See Abbeville guide
Saint-Riquier

Saint-Riquier

at 30 km (direction north-north-west)

The small Picardy village of Saint-Riquier includes an attractive benedictine abbey church,...

See Saint-Riquier guide
 
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Les Jardins de Maizicourt

Les Jardins de Maizicourt

Garden at 37 km (direction north-north-east)

Beautiful garden to visit in the Somme department in northern France...

See Les Jardins de Maizicourt guide
Gerberoy

Gerberoy

Most Beautiful Village at 39 km (direction south-south-west), in the Oise department

The 18th century cottages and pretty gardens, and a radical transformation during...

See Gerberoy guide
Saint-Valery-sur-Somme

Saint-Valery-sur-Somme

at 46 km (direction north-west)

Saint-Valery-sur-Somme is one of the nicest towns in the region, especially the...

See Saint-Valery-sur-Somme guide
Eu

Eu

at 49 km (direction west-north-west), in the Seine-Maritime department

The red-brick castle, built in the 16th century, is the main attraction...

See Eu guide
Beauvais

Beauvais

at 49 km (direction south), in the Oise department

In Beauvais you can see the important (if often rebuilt and renovated)...

See Beauvais guide
Le Crotoy

Le Crotoy

Seaside resort at 49 km (direction north-west)

The long sandy beach is the main attraction in Le Crotoy, and...

See Le Crotoy guide
The Bay of the Somme

The Bay of the Somme

Scenery at 49 km (direction north-west)

The Somme Bay is a large bay with a wide natural habitat...

See The Bay of the Somme guide
Ault

Ault

at 49 km (direction west-north-west)

Ault is a small seaside town near the chalk cliffs of the...

See Ault guide
The Jardin des Lianes

The Jardin des Lianes

Garden at 50 km (direction west-north-west), in the Pas-de-Calais department

The Jardin des Lianes is one of our favourite gardens in this...

See The Jardin des Lianes guide
Parc Saint-Paul

Parc Saint-Paul

Theme Park at 50 km (direction south), in the Oise department

Parc Saint Paul is one of the most popular theme parks in...

See Parc Saint-Paul guide

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Markets in and near Bougainville

  • Poix-de-Picardie: market Sunday (11km)
  • Amiens: market Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & all day (19km)
  • Saint-Ouen: market Sunday (20km)
  • Aumale: market Saturday (23km)
  • Blangy-sur-Bresle: market Sunday (30km)
  • Abbeville: market Thursday & Saturday (31km)
  • Formerie: market Wednesday (33km)
  • Moreuil: market Tuesday (34km)
  • Corbie: market Friday (34km)
  • Doullens: market Thursday (38km)

More information about Bougainville, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Bougainville, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Beffroi d'Amiens (Belfries of Belgium and France) (19km)
  • Amiens Cathedral (19km)
  • Beffroi de Saint-Riquier (Belfries of Belgium and France) (30km)
  • Beffroi d'Abbeville (Belfries of Belgium and France) (30km)
  • Folleville église Saint-Jacques-le-Majeur-et-Saint-Jean-Baptiste (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (31km)
  • Beffroi de Doullens (Belfries of Belgium and France) (39km)
  • Beffroi de Lucheux (Belfries of Belgium and France) (45km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Digeon (18km)
  • Le clos Alexandre (19km)
  • Parc et roseraie du château de Rambures (26km)
  • Jardin du château de Maizicourt (37km)
  • Herbarium des remparts (46km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Montagne de Montenoy (5km)
  • Réserve naturelle de l'Étang Saint-Ladre (24km)
  • Hortillonnages d'Amiens (39km)
  • Forêt de Crécy (44km)
  • Hable-d'Ault (51km)
  • Pointe du Hourdel (51km)
  • Parc du Marquenterre (55km)
  • Réserve naturelle de la Baie de Somme (55km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Mureaumont (32km)
  • Forest-l'Abbaye (40km)
 
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Geography and distances

Bougainville is in the north of France at 27 kilometres from Amiens, the department capital (general information: Bougainville is 115 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Bougainville

Canton: Molliens-Dreuil

Arrondissement: Amiens

Department: Somme

Region: Picardy

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 80540

Distance to Bougainville

from Amiens (prefecture): 27 km

from Paris: 115 km

from Calais: 121 km

from Nice: 792 km

from Bordeaux: 593 km

from Strasbourg: 438 km

Getting here

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

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Briquemesnil-Floxicourt, Bussy-les-Poix, Camps-en-Amienois, Fluy, Fourdrinoy, Fresnoy-Au-Val, Fricamps, Molliens-Dreuil, Montagne-Fayel, Oissy, Quevauvillers, Revelles, Riencourt, Saint-Aubin-Montenoy, Saisseval and Seux.

This page in French: Visiter Bougainville

 
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