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Caours tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Abbeville at 4 km from Caours

Visit Caours: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Abbeville at 4 km and Saint-Riquier at 5 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Caours, 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 Caours in Hauts-de-France.

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

Abbeville

Abbeville

at 4 km (direction west-south-west)

Abbeville makes a pleasant detour when you are exploring...

See Abbeville guide
Saint-Riquier

Saint-Riquier

at 5 km (direction east)

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

See Saint-Riquier guide
Les Jardins de Maizicourt

Les Jardins de Maizicourt

Garden at 19 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Les Jardins de Maizicourt guide
Saint-Valery-sur-Somme

Saint-Valery-sur-Somme

at 19 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Saint-Valery-sur-Somme guide
 
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Le Crotoy

Le Crotoy

Seaside resort at 21 km (direction west-north-west)

The long sandy beach is the main attraction in Le...

See Le Crotoy guide
The Bay of the Somme

The Bay of the Somme

Scenery at 22 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See The Bay of the Somme guide
The Jardin des Lianes

The Jardin des Lianes

Garden at 23 km (direction north-east), in the Pas-de-Calais department

The Jardin des Lianes is one of our favourite...

See The Jardin des Lianes guide
Valloires abbey

Valloires abbey

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

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

See Valloires abbey guide
Ault

Ault

at 31 km (direction west)

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

See Ault guide
Fort-Mahon-Plage

Fort-Mahon-Plage

Seaside resort at 33 km (direction north-west)

Both the beach itself and the resort of Fort-Mahon-Plage are...

See Fort-Mahon-Plage guide
Eu

Eu

at 34 km (direction west), in the Seine-Maritime department

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

See Eu guide
Les Jardins de Sericourt

Les Jardins de Sericourt

Garden at 36 km (direction east-north-east), in the Pas-de-Calais department

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

See Les Jardins de Sericourt guide
Mers-les-Bains

Mers-les-Bains

at 36 km (direction west)

Attractive seaside town with lots of Belle-Epoque villas...

See Mers-les-Bains guide
Le Treport

Le Treport

at 37 km (direction west), in the Seine-Maritime department

The highlight of a visit to the active port town...

See Le Treport guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Somme

Map of places to visit near Caours

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Markets in and near Caours

  • Abbeville: market Thursday & Saturday (4km)
  • Saint-Valery-sur-Somme: market Sunday (20km)
  • Saint-Ouen: market Sunday (20km)
  • Le Crotoy: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (21km)
  • Rue: market Saturday (22km)
  • Cayeux-sur-Mer: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (28km)
  • Blangy-sur-Bresle: market Sunday (29km)
  • Hesdin: market Thursday (29km)
  • Doullens: market Thursday (33km)
  • Frevent: market Tuesday (33km)

More information about Caours, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Caours, France

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

Aquarium

  • Mareis (47km)

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Beffroi d'Abbeville (Belfries of Belgium and France) (4km)
  • Beffroi de Saint-Riquier (Belfries of Belgium and France) (5km)
  • Beffroi de Rue (Belfries of Belgium and France) (22km)
  • Beffroi d'Hesdin (Belfries of Belgium and France) (30km)
  • Beffroi de Doullens (Belfries of Belgium and France) (33km)
  • Beffroi de Lucheux (Belfries of Belgium and France) (38km)
  • Beffroi d'Amiens (Belfries of Belgium and France) (39km)
  • Amiens Cathedral (39km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Saulve (Montreuil-sur-Mer) (39km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Maizicourt (19km)
  • Herbarium des remparts (19km)
  • Parc et roseraie du château de Rambures (22km)
  • Le jardin des Lianes (23km)
  • Jardins de Valloires (25km)
  • Parc du château de Sericourt (36km)
  • Parc du château de Digeon (39km)
  • Le clos Alexandre (39km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Crécy (13km)
  • Pointe du Hourdel (25km)
  • Parc du Marquenterre (26km)
  • Réserve naturelle de la Baie de Somme (28km)
  • Hable-d'Ault (29km)
  • Forêt d'Hesdin (31km)
  • Montagne de Montenoy (33km)
  • Baie d'Authie (37km)
  • Réserve naturelle de l'Étang Saint-Ladre (46km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Parc Bagatelle (39km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Forest-l'Abbaye (9km)
  • Boubers-sur-Canche (31km)
  • Saint-Josse (41km)
  • Le Touquet (48km)
 
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Geography and distances

Caours is in the north of France at 47 kilometres from Amiens, the department capital (general information: Caours is 145 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Caours

Canton: Abbeville-Nord

Arrondissement: Abbeville

Department: Somme

Region: Picardy

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 80132

Distance to Caours

from Amiens (prefecture): 47 km

from Paris: 145 km

from Calais: 91 km

from Nice: 823 km

from Bordeaux: 617 km

from Strasbourg: 458 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 Caours from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Abbeville, Agenvillers, Bellancourt, Buigny-l'Abbe, Buigny-Saint-Maclou, Canchy, Drucat, Hautvillers-Ouville, Millencourt-en-Ponthieu, Neufmoulin, Neuilly-l'Hopital, Saint-Riquier and Vauchelles-les-Quesnoy.

This page in French: Visiter Caours

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