Candas tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Les Jardins de Maizicourt at 14 km from Candas

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Candas 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 Candas in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Les Jardins de Maizicourt at 14 km and Les Jardins de Sericourt at 21 km.

Candas, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Les Jardins de Maizicourt

Les Jardins de Maizicourt

Garden at 14 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Les Jardins de Maizicourt guide
Les Jardins de Sericourt

Les Jardins de Sericourt

Garden at 21 km (direction north-north-east), in the Pas-de-Calais department

Beautiful garden to visit in the village of Sericourt....

See Les Jardins de Sericourt guide


at 22 km (direction west)

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

See Saint-Riquier guide


at 23 km (direction south)

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

See Amiens guide
Amiens Cathedral

Amiens Cathedral

Cathedral at 24 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Amiens Cathedral guide
The Jardin des Lianes

The Jardin des Lianes

Garden at 28 km (direction north-west), in the Pas-de-Calais department

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

See The Jardin des Lianes guide


at 30 km (direction west)

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

See Abbeville guide


at 41 km (direction east-north-east), in the Pas-de-Calais department

The belfry and the large number of baroque style houses make the centre of...

See Arras guide
Arras Carriere Wellington

Arras Carriere Wellington

Monument at 42 km (direction east-north-east), in the Pas-de-Calais department

The Carrière Wellington museum in Arras is a series of tunnels that were used...

See Arras Carriere Wellington guide
Valloires abbey

Valloires abbey

Abbey at 43 km (direction west-north-west)

Valloires abbey is an 18th century Cistercian abbey with formal gardens to explore...

See Valloires abbey guide


at 46 km (direction west)

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

See Saint-Valery-sur-Somme guide
Le Crotoy

Le Crotoy

Seaside resort at 47 km (direction west)

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

See Le Crotoy guide
The Bay of the Somme

The Bay of the Somme

Scenery at 48 km (direction west)

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

See The Bay of the Somme guide


at 52 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Peronne guide

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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

What to do at Candas? 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)

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

Candas is in the north of France at 27 kilometres from Amiens, the department capital (general information: Candas is 139 kilometres from Paris).

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

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