Caix tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Peronne at 25 km from Caix

Visit Caix: highlights and tourist information

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Caix 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 Caix in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Peronne at 25 km and Amiens Cathedral at 26 km.

Caix, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 25 km (direction east-north-east)

The town of Péronne is above all known for its impressive Museum...

See Peronne guide
Amiens Cathedral

Amiens Cathedral

Cathedral at 26 km (direction west-north-west)

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

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at 26 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Amiens guide


at 36 km (direction east-south-east), in the Oise department

The medieval centre of Noyon is dominated by its cathedral in the...

See Noyon guide
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Ourscamp abbey

Ourscamp abbey

Abbey at 37 km (direction south-east), in the Oise department

Ourscamp abbey is an abbey in Picardy, now in ruins and surrounded...

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at 46 km (direction east), in the Aisne department

In the central square in Saint-Quentin, the 16th century town hall is...

See Saint-Quentin guide


at 46 km (direction south-south-east), in the Oise department

In Compiegne you can visit the palace, several museums, and other interesting...

See Compiegne guide
Les Jardins de Maizicourt

Les Jardins de Maizicourt

Garden at 56 km (direction north-west)

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

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at 57 km (direction east-north-east), in the Nord department

Remarkably for the town that was the site of the world's first...

See Cambrai guide


at 58 km (direction south-west), in the Oise department

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

See Beauvais guide


at 61 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Saint-Riquier guide
Parc Saint-Paul

Parc Saint-Paul

Theme Park at 65 km (direction west-south-west), in the Oise department

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

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at 69 km (direction east-south-east), in the Aisne department

In Soissons you can explore the abbey and the cathedral before taking...

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Markets in and near Caix

  • Rosieres-en-Santerre: market Tuesday (4km)
  • Moreuil: market Tuesday (12km)
  • Corbie: market Friday (14km)
  • Roye: market Friday (17km)
  • Montdidier: market Thursday (20km)
  • Albert: market Saturday (21km)
  • Peronne: market Saturday (24km)
  • Amiens: market Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & all day (26km)
  • Ressons-sur-Matz: market Wednesday (31km)
  • Ham: market Saturday (32km)

More information about Caix, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Caix, France

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

Heritage sites

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (53km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Beauvais) (59km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le clos Alexandre (26km)
  • Parc du château de Compiègne (46km)
  • Jardin du château de Maizicourt (56km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle de l'Étang Saint-Ladre (20km)
  • Mont Ganelon (42km)
  • Forêt de Laigue (45km)
  • Hortillonnages d'Amiens (45km)
  • Plan d'eau du Canada (59km)
  • Forêt du Parc de Saint-Quentin (60km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Guyencourt-Saulcourt (37km)
  • Gauchy (45km)
  • Remerangles (49km)
  • Beauvais (59km)

Geography and distances

Caix is in the north of France at 18 kilometres from Amiens, the department capital (general information: Caix is 109 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Caix

Canton: Rosières-en-Santerre

Arrondissement: Montdidier

Department: Somme

Region: Picardy

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 80170

Distance to Caix

from Amiens (prefecture): 18 km

from Paris: 109 km

from Calais: 138 km

from Nice: 765 km

from Bordeaux: 604 km

from Strasbourg: 395 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 Caix from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bayonvillers, Beaucourt-en-Santerre, Beaufort-en-Santerre, Cayeux-en-Santerre, Framerville-Rainecourt, Fresnoy-en-Chaussee, Guillaucourt, Harbonnieres, Ignaucourt, Le Quesnel, Marcelcave, Rosieres-en-Santerre, Rouvroy-en-Santerre, Vauvillers, Vrely, Warvillers and Wiencourt-l'Equipee.

This page in French: Visiter Caix


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