Chaulnes tourism and travel guide

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Visit Chaulnes: highlights and tourist information

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Chaulnes is situated in the Somme department and Picardy region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 29 kilometres from Amiens, the department capital (general information: Chaulnes is 112 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Peronne at 16 km and Noyon at 29 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Chaulnes, 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 Chaulnes in Hauts-de-France.

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


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Map of places to visit near Chaulnes

Markets in and near Chaulnes

  • Rosieres-en-Santerre: market Tuesday (8km)
  • Roye: market Friday (13km)
  • Peronne: market Saturday (16km)
  • Ham: market Saturday (21km)
  • Moreuil: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Corbie: market Friday (23km)
  • Albert: market Saturday (24km)
  • Montdidier: market Thursday (25km)
  • Noyon: market Saturday (30km)
  • Ressons-sur-Matz: market Wednesday (31km)

More information about Chaulnes, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Chaulnes, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Chateau Coucy (49km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le clos Alexandre (37km)
  • Parc du château de Compiègne (44km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle de l'Étang Saint-Ladre (31km)
  • Réserve naturelle des Marais d'Isle (37km)
  • Mont Ganelon (40km)
  • Forêt de Laigue (41km)
  • Hortillonnages d'Amiens (54km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Guyencourt-Saulcourt (28km)
  • Gauchy (33km)
  • Remerangles (55km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Chaulnes

Canton: Chaulnes

Arrondissement: Péronne

Department: Somme

Region: Picardy

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 80320

Distance to Chaulnes

from Amiens (prefecture): 29 km

from Paris: 112 km

from Calais: 143 km

from Nice: 760 km

from Bordeaux: 609 km

from Strasbourg: 384 km

Getting here

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

We have 23 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Berny-en-Santerre, Chilly, Curchy, Etalon, Fonches-Fonchette, Fouquescourt, Fransart, Fresnes-Mazancourt, Hallu, Hattencourt, Herleville, Hyencourt-le-Grand, Lihons, Marchelepot, Maucourt, Meharicourt, Misery, Omiecourt, Pertain, Punchy, Puzeaux, Soyecourt and Vermandovillers.

This page in French: Visiter Chaulnes