Bovelles tourism and travel guide

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Visit Bovelles: highlights and tourist information

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Bovelles is situated in the Somme department and Picardy region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 20 kilometres from Amiens, the department capital (general information: Bovelles is 115 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Amiens at 12 km and Amiens Cathedral at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Bovelles, 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 Bovelles 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 Bovelles

Markets in and near Bovelles

  • Amiens: market Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & all day (12km)
  • Poix-de-Picardie: market Sunday (16km)
  • Saint-Ouen: market Sunday (17km)
  • Corbie: market Friday (27km)
  • Moreuil: market Tuesday (28km)
  • Aumale: market Saturday (31km)
  • Doullens: market Thursday (33km)
  • Abbeville: market Thursday & Saturday (33km)
  • Blangy-sur-Bresle: market Sunday (37km)
  • Albert: market Saturday (39km)

More information about Bovelles, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Bovelles, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Beffroi d'Amiens (Belfries of Belgium and France) (12km)
  • Amiens Cathedral (12km)
  • Folleville église Saint-Jacques-le-Majeur-et-Saint-Jean-Baptiste (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (28km)
  • Beffroi de Saint-Riquier (Belfries of Belgium and France) (31km)
  • Beffroi d'Abbeville (Belfries of Belgium and France) (33km)
  • Beffroi de Doullens (Belfries of Belgium and France) (34km)
  • Beffroi de Lucheux (Belfries of Belgium and France) (40km)
  • Beffroi de Rue (Belfries of Belgium and France) (55km)
  • Arras citadelle (Vauban fortifications) (63km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Valery-sur-Somme (50km)
  • Forges-les-Eaux (52km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le clos Alexandre (12km)
  • Parc du château de Digeon (25km)
  • Parc et roseraie du château de Rambures (33km)
  • Jardin du château de Maizicourt (35km)
  • Herbarium des remparts (50km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Montagne de Montenoy (12km)
  • Réserve naturelle de l'Étang Saint-Ladre (17km)
  • Hortillonnages d'Amiens (39km)
  • Forêt de Crécy (45km)
  • Pointe du Hourdel (55km)
  • Parc du Marquenterre (58km)
  • Réserve naturelle de la Baie de Somme (59km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Mureaumont (38km)
  • Forest-l'Abbaye (42km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Bovelles

Canton: Molliens-Dreuil

Arrondissement: Amiens

Department: Somme

Region: Picardy

Postcode: 80540

Distance to Bovelles

from Amiens (prefecture): 20 km

from Paris: 115 km

from Calais: 120 km

from Nice: 790 km

from Bordeaux: 597 km

from Strasbourg: 432 km

Getting here

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

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ailly-sur-Somme, Bacouel-sur-Selle, Breilly, Briquemesnil-Floxicourt, Cavillon, Clairy-Saulchoix, Creuse, Ferrieres, Fluy, Fourdrinoy, Guignemicourt, Pissy, Revelles, Saisseval, Saveuse and Seux.

This page in French: Visiter Bovelles