Chuignes tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Peronne at 14 km from Chuignes

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Chuignes 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 Chuignes in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Peronne at 14 km and Amiens Cathedral at 32 km.

Chuignes, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 14 km (direction east)

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

See Peronne guide
Amiens Cathedral

Amiens Cathedral

Cathedral at 32 km (direction west)

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

See Amiens Cathedral guide


at 32 km (direction west)

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

See Amiens guide


at 39 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 40 km (direction south-east), in the Oise department

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

See Noyon guide
Ourscamp abbey

Ourscamp abbey

Abbey at 42 km (direction south-south-east), in the Oise department

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

See Ourscamp abbey guide


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

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

See Arras guide
Arras Carriere Wellington

Arras Carriere Wellington

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

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

See Arras Carriere Wellington guide


at 45 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
Les Jardins de Sericourt

Les Jardins de Sericourt

Garden at 54 km (direction north-west), in the Pas-de-Calais department

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

See Les Jardins de Sericourt guide
Les Jardins de Maizicourt

Les Jardins de Maizicourt

Garden at 56 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Les Jardins de Maizicourt guide

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Markets in and near Chuignes

  • Rosieres-en-Santerre: market Tuesday (11km)
  • Peronne: market Saturday (13km)
  • Albert: market Saturday (14km)
  • Corbie: market Friday (17km)
  • Roye: market Friday (23km)
  • Bapaume: market Friday (23km)
  • Moreuil: market Tuesday (24km)
  • Ham: market Saturday (29km)
  • Montdidier: market Thursday (31km)
  • Amiens: market Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & all day (32km)

More information about Chuignes, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Chuignes, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Chateau Coucy (59km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (41km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le clos Alexandre (32km)
  • Parc du château de Sericourt (54km)
  • Jardin du château de Maizicourt (56km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle de l'Étang Saint-Ladre (27km)
  • Réserve naturelle des Marais d'Isle (41km)
  • Hortillonnages d'Amiens (57km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Guyencourt-Saulcourt (26km)
  • Gauchy (38km)
  • Boubers-sur-Canche (57km)
  • Mastaing (60km)

Geography and distances

Chuignes is in the north of France at 24 kilometres from Amiens, the department capital (general information: Chuignes is 120 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Chuignes

Canton: Chaulnes

Arrondissement: Péronne

Department: Somme

Region: Picardy

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 80340

Distance to Chuignes

from Amiens (prefecture): 24 km

from Paris: 120 km

from Calais: 133 km

from Nice: 770 km

from Bordeaux: 616 km

from Strasbourg: 391 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 Chuignes from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 20 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Assevillers, Bray-sur-Somme, Cappy, Chuignolles, Dompierre-Becquincourt, Eclusier-Vaux, Estrees-Deniecourt, Etinehem, Fay, Fontaine-les-Cappy, Framerville-Rainecourt, Frise, Harbonnieres, Herleville, La Neuville-les-Bray, Mericourt-sur-Somme, Proyart, Soyecourt, Suzanne and Vermandovillers.

This page in French: Visiter Chuignes