Candas tourism and travel guide

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Visit Candas: highlights and tourist information

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Candas is situated in the Somme department and Picardy region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 27 kilometres from Amiens, the department capital (general information: Candas is 139 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Les Jardins de Maizicourt at 14 km and Les Jardins de Sericourt at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Candas, 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 Candas 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 Candas

Markets in and near Candas

  • Doullens: market Thursday (8km)
  • Saint-Ouen: market Sunday (13km)
  • Frevent: market Tuesday (19km)
  • Amiens: market Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & all day (23km)
  • Corbie: market Friday (29km)
  • Abbeville: market Thursday & Saturday (30km)
  • Albert: market Saturday (30km)
  • Hesdin: market Thursday (34km)
  • Moreuil: market Tuesday (41km)
  • Poix-de-Picardie: market Sunday (42km)

More information about Candas, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Candas, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Valery-sur-Somme (46km)
  • Montreuil (53km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Saulve (Montreuil-sur-Mer) (53km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Maizicourt (14km)
  • Parc du château de Sericourt (21km)
  • Le clos Alexandre (23km)
  • Le jardin des Lianes (28km)
  • Jardins de Valloires (41km)
  • Parc et roseraie du château de Rambures (43km)
  • Herbarium des remparts (46km)
  • Parc du château de Digeon (48km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle de l'Étang Saint-Ladre (29km)
  • Forêt de Crécy (34km)
  • Montagne de Montenoy (36km)
  • Forêt d'Hesdin (36km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Boubers-sur-Canche (20km)
  • Forest-l'Abbaye (33km)
  • Saint-Josse (58km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Candas

Canton: Bernaville

Arrondissement: Amiens

Department: Somme

Region: Picardy

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 80750

Distance to Candas

from Amiens (prefecture): 27 km

from Paris: 139 km

from Calais: 98 km

from Nice: 807 km

from Bordeaux: 623 km

from Strasbourg: 432 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Autheux, Beauval, Boisbergues, Bonneville, Doullens, Fieffes-Montrelet, Fienvillers, Gezaincourt, Gorges, La Vicogne and Longuevillette.

This page in French: Visiter Candas