Clais tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Eu at 27 km from Clais

Visit Clais: highlights and tourist information

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Clais is situated in the Seine-Maritime department and Normandy region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Clais in Normandy.

Popular places to visit nearby include Eu at 27 km and Le Treport at 29 km.

Clais, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 27 km (direction )

The red-brick castle, built in the 16th century, is the main attraction for visitors...

See Eu guide
Le Treport

Le Treport

at 29 km (direction north-north-west)

The highlight of a visit to the active port town of Le Tréport is...

See Le Treport guide


at 29 km (direction north-north-west), in the Somme department

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

See Mers-les-Bains guide


at 30 km (direction west-north-west)

Explore the port area then head to the castle and the Museum of Dieppe...

See Dieppe guide


at 33 km (direction west-north-west), in the Somme department

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

See Ault guide


at 34 km (direction west-north-west)

Varengeville-sur-Mer is a village near the Normandy coast, with several beaches and charming views...

See Varengeville-sur-Mer guide


Most Beautiful Village at 42 km (direction south-east), in the Oise department

The 18th century cottages and pretty gardens, and a radical transformation during the last...

See Gerberoy guide


at 43 km (direction north-east), in the Somme department

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

See Abbeville guide


at 44 km (direction north-north-east), in the Somme department

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

See Saint-Valery-sur-Somme guide


Most Beautiful Village at 46 km (direction south), in the Eure department

The half-timbered buildings in the village of Lyons-la-Foret make it one of the prettiest...

See Lyons-la-Foret guide
The Bay of the Somme

The Bay of the Somme

Scenery at 46 km (direction north-north-east), in the Somme department

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

See The Bay of the Somme guide
Le Crotoy

Le Crotoy

Seaside resort at 47 km (direction north-north-east), in the Somme department

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

See Le Crotoy guide


Most Beautiful Village at 47 km (direction west)

Veules-les-Roses is a stunning village on the coast of Normandy, France...

See Veules-les-Roses guide


at 48 km (direction south-west)

The cathedral and cobbled streets in the old town are just two of the...

See Rouen guide

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Map of places to visit near Clais


Markets in and near Clais

  • Neufchatel-en-Bray: market Saturday (8km)
  • Blangy-sur-Bresle: market Sunday (19km)
  • Aumale: market Saturday (22km)
  • Forges-les-Eaux: market Thursday & Sunday (23km)
  • Criel-sur-Mer: market Thursday - seasonal market only (25km)
  • Buchy: market Monday (26km)
  • Eu: market Friday (27km)
  • Formerie: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Auffay: market Friday (27km)
  • Bosc-le-Hard: market Wednesday (28km)

More information about Clais, Normandy

Tourist attractions near Clais, France

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


  • Estran Cité de la mer (30km)

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Beffroi d'Abbeville (Belfries of Belgium and France) (43km)
  • Beffroi de Saint-Riquier (Belfries of Belgium and France) (51km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Abbaye Saint Germer de Fly (Saint-Germer-de-Fly) (47km)
  • Abbaye Saint Georges de Boscherville (Saint-Martin-de-Boscherville) (53km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de Bellevue (22km)
  • Parc et roseraie du château de Rambures (26km)
  • Jardin de Miromesnil (26km)
  • Jardins de Bosmelet (26km)
  • Parc du château de Digeon (27km)
  • Clos du Coudray (28km)
  • Bois des Moutiers (34km)
  • Jardin Plume (42km)
  • Herbarium des remparts (44km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Georges (53km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Hable-d'Ault (38km)
  • Montagne de Montenoy (39km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale des Larris et Tourbières de Saint-Pierre-es-Champs (47km)
  • Forêt du Parc de Saint-Quentin (57km)
  • Plan d'eau du Canada (59km)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Mureaumont (31km)
  • Montville (40km)
  • Forest-l'Abbaye (52km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Clères (34km)

Geography and distances

Clais is in the north of France at 48 kilometres from Rouen, the department capital (general information: Clais is 124 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Clais

Canton: Londinières

Arrondissement: Dieppe

Department: Seine-Maritime

Region: Normandy

Postcode: 76660

Distance to Clais

from Rouen (prefecture): 48 km

from Paris: 124 km

from Calais: 130 km

from Nice: 810 km

from Bordeaux: 573 km

from Strasbourg: 477 km

Getting here

Most visitors arrive by car, with Le Havre and Dieppe on the coast here being very convenient. For driving distances to Clais from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bailleul-Neuville, Baillolet, Callengeville, Fesques, Freauville, Londinieres, Lucy, Menonval, Mesnieres-en-Bray, Saint-Germain-sur-Eaulne, Saint-Pierre-Des-Jonquieres, Sainte-Beuve-en-Riviere, Smermesnil and Vatierville.

This page in French: Visiter Clais