Cottenchy tourism and travel guide

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Visit Cottenchy: highlights and tourist information

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Cottenchy is situated in the Somme department and Picardy region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 9 kilometres from Amiens, the department capital (general information: Cottenchy is 106 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Amiens Cathedral at 11 km and Amiens at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Cottenchy, 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 Cottenchy 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 Cottenchy

Markets in and near Cottenchy

  • Moreuil: market Tuesday (8km)
  • Amiens: market Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & all day (12km)
  • Corbie: market Friday (14km)
  • Montdidier: market Thursday (22km)
  • Rosieres-en-Santerre: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Poix-de-Picardie: market Sunday (29km)
  • Albert: market Saturday (29km)
  • Saint-Ouen: market Sunday (32km)
  • Roye: market Friday (32km)
  • Saint-Just-en-Chaussee: market Tuesday (34km)

More information about Cottenchy, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Cottenchy, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Amiens Cathedral (11km)
  • Beffroi d'Amiens (Belfries of Belgium and France) (12km)
  • Folleville église Saint-Jacques-le-Majeur-et-Saint-Jean-Baptiste (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (15km)
  • Beffroi de Doullens (Belfries of Belgium and France) (39km)
  • Beffroi de Lucheux (Belfries of Belgium and France) (43km)
  • Beffroi de Saint-Riquier (Belfries of Belgium and France) (48km)
  • Beffroi d'Abbeville (Belfries of Belgium and France) (52km)
  • Compiène église Saint-Jacques (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (54km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Beauvais) (47km)
  • Abbaye Saint Germer de Fly (Saint-Germer-de-Fly) (59km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le clos Alexandre (12km)
  • Parc du château de Digeon (40km)
  • Jardin du château de Maizicourt (47km)
  • Parc du château de Compiègne (54km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle de l'Étang Saint-Ladre (5km)
  • Montagne de Montenoy (29km)
  • Hortillonnages d'Amiens (34km)
  • Plan d'eau du Canada (46km)
  • Forêt du Parc de Saint-Quentin (47km)
  • Mont Ganelon (51km)
  • Forêt de Laigue (56km)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Remerangles (41km)
  • Beauvais (47km)
  • Mureaumont (48km)
  • Forest-l'Abbaye (59km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Cottenchy

Canton: Boves

Arrondissement: Amiens

Department: Somme

Region: Picardy

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 80440

Distance to Cottenchy

from Amiens (prefecture): 9 km

from Paris: 106 km

from Calais: 132 km

from Nice: 774 km

from Bordeaux: 596 km

from Strasbourg: 413 km

Getting here

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

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ailly-sur-Noye, Berteaucourt-les-Thennes, Boves, Cagny, Dommartin, Estrees-sur-Noye, Fouencamps, Gentelles, Guyencourt-sur-Noye, Hailles, Jumel, Remiencourt, Rouvrel, Sains-en-Amienois, Saint-Fuscien, Thennes and Thezy-Glimont.

This page in French: Visiter Cottenchy