Doullens tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Les Jardins de Sericourt at 16 km from Doullens

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Doullens 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 Doullens in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Les Jardins de Sericourt at 16 km and Les Jardins de Maizicourt at 16 km.

Doullens, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Les Jardins de Sericourt

Les Jardins de Sericourt

Garden at 16 km (direction ), 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 16 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Les Jardins de Maizicourt guide
The Jardin des Lianes

The Jardin des Lianes

Garden at 28 km (direction west-north-west), in the Pas-de-Calais department

The Jardin des Lianes is one of our favourite gardens in this region of...

See The Jardin des Lianes guide


at 28 km (direction west)

The small Picardy village of Saint-Riquier includes an attractive benedictine abbey church, a belfry...

See Saint-Riquier guide


at 28 km (direction south)

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

See Amiens guide
Amiens Cathedral

Amiens Cathedral

Cathedral at 29 km (direction south)

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

See Amiens Cathedral guide


at 34 km (direction east-north-east), in the Pas-de-Calais department

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

See Arras guide
Arras Carriere Wellington

Arras Carriere Wellington

Monument at 34 km (direction east-north-east), in the Pas-de-Calais department

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

See Arras Carriere Wellington guide


at 36 km (direction west)

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

See Abbeville guide
Valloires abbey

Valloires abbey

Abbey at 45 km (direction west-north-west)

Valloires abbey is an 18th century Cistercian abbey with formal gardens to explore...

See Valloires abbey guide


at 49 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Peronne guide


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

The historic centre of the fortified town of Montreuil is lovely to explore with...

See Montreuil-sur-Mer guide

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Markets in and near Doullens

Market days in Doullens: weekly market: Thursday;

  • Doullens: market Thursday (0km)
  • Frevent: market Tuesday (14km)
  • Saint-Ouen: market Sunday (20km)
  • Albert: market Saturday (28km)
  • Amiens: market Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & all day (28km)
  • Corbie: market Friday (30km)
  • Hesdin: market Thursday (33km)
  • Arras: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (34km)
  • Abbeville: market Thursday & Saturday (36km)
  • Bapaume: market Friday (37km)

More information about Doullens, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Doullens, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Saulve (Montreuil-sur-Mer) (54km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Sericourt (16km)
  • Jardin du château de Maizicourt (16km)
  • Le jardin des Lianes (28km)
  • Le clos Alexandre (28km)
  • Jardins de Valloires (43km)
  • Parc du château de Digeon (55km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle de l'Étang Saint-Ladre (33km)
  • Forêt d'Hesdin (35km)
  • Forêt de Crécy (38km)
  • Montagne de Montenoy (43km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Boubers-sur-Canche (17km)
  • Forest-l'Abbaye (37km)

Geography and distances

Doullens is in the north of France at 31 kilometres from Amiens, the department capital (general information: Doullens is 144 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Doullens

Canton: Doullens

Arrondissement: Amiens

Department: Somme

Region: Picardy

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 80600

Distance to Doullens

from Amiens (prefecture): 31 km

from Paris: 144 km

from Calais: 95 km

from Nice: 809 km

from Bordeaux: 630 km

from Strasbourg: 428 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 Doullens from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Amplier, Authieule, Barly, Beauval, Candas, Gezaincourt, Grouches-Luchuel, Halloy, Hem-Hardinval, Longuevillette, Lucheux, Neuvillette, Occoches, Orville and Terramesnil.

This page in French: Visiter Doullens