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Creuse tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Amiens Cathedral at 12 km from Creuse

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Visit Creuse: highlights and tourist information

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Creuse is situated in the Somme department and Picardy region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 19 kilometres from Amiens, the department capital (general information: Creuse is 110 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Amiens Cathedral at 12 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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Creuse, 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 Creuse in Hauts-de-France.

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


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

Map of places to visit near Creuse


Markets in and near Creuse

  • Amiens: market Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & all day (12km)
  • Poix-de-Picardie: market Sunday (15km)
  • Saint-Ouen: market Sunday (22km)
  • Moreuil: market Tuesday (24km)
  • Corbie: market Friday (26km)
  • Aumale: market Saturday (31km)
  • Montdidier: market Thursday (36km)
  • Doullens: market Thursday (37km)
  • Formerie: market Wednesday (37km)
  • Abbeville: market Thursday & Saturday (38km)

More information about Creuse, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Creuse, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Amiens Cathedral (12km)
  • Beffroi d'Amiens (Belfries of Belgium and France) (12km)
  • Folleville église Saint-Jacques-le-Majeur-et-Saint-Jean-Baptiste (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (23km)
  • Beffroi de Saint-Riquier (Belfries of Belgium and France) (36km)
  • Beffroi de Doullens (Belfries of Belgium and France) (38km)
  • Beffroi d'Abbeville (Belfries of Belgium and France) (38km)
  • Beffroi de Lucheux (Belfries of Belgium and France) (44km)

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) (52km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le clos Alexandre (12km)
  • Parc du château de Digeon (25km)
  • Parc et roseraie du château de Rambures (36km)
  • Jardin du château de Maizicourt (40km)
  • Herbarium des remparts (54km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Montagne de Montenoy (13km)
  • Réserve naturelle de l'Étang Saint-Ladre (16km)
  • Hortillonnages d'Amiens (34km)
  • Plan d'eau du Canada (44km)
  • Forêt du Parc de Saint-Quentin (44km)
  • Forêt de Crécy (50km)
  • Pointe du Hourdel (60km)
  • Réserve naturelle de la Baie de Somme (63km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Mureaumont (36km)
  • Remerangles (45km)
  • Forest-l'Abbaye (47km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Creuse

Canton: Molliens-Dreuil

Arrondissement: Amiens

Department: Somme

Region: Picardy

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 80480

Distance to Creuse

from Amiens (prefecture): 19 km

from Paris: 110 km

from Calais: 125 km

from Nice: 785 km

from Bordeaux: 593 km

from Strasbourg: 429 km

Getting here

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

We have 20 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bacouel-sur-Selle, Bovelles, Briquemesnil-Floxicourt, Clairy-Saulchoix, Ferrieres, Fluy, Fossemanant, Guignemicourt, Namps-Maisnil, Nampty, Pissy, Plachy-Buyon, Pont-de-Metz, Prouzel, Quevauvillers, Revelles, Saleux, Salouel, Seux and Vers-sur-Selles.

This page in French: Visiter Creuse

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