Famechon tourism and travel guide

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Visit Famechon: highlights and tourist information

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Famechon is situated in the Somme department and Picardy region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 30 kilometres from Amiens, the department capital (general information: Famechon is 103 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Amiens Cathedral at 24 km and Amiens at 24 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Famechon, 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 Famechon 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 Famechon

Markets in and near Famechon

  • Poix-de-Picardie: market Sunday (4km)
  • Aumale: market Saturday (21km)
  • Amiens: market Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & all day (24km)
  • Formerie: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Saint-Ouen: market Sunday (31km)
  • Moreuil: market Tuesday (32km)
  • Blangy-sur-Bresle: market Sunday (35km)
  • Beauvais: market Wednesday all day & Saturday all day (37km)
  • Corbie: market Friday (37km)
  • Gournay-en-Bray: market Tuesday & Friday (38km)

More information about Famechon, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Famechon, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Amiens Cathedral (24km)
  • Beffroi d'Amiens (Belfries of Belgium and France) (24km)
  • Folleville église Saint-Jacques-le-Majeur-et-Saint-Jean-Baptiste (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (25km)
  • Beffroi d'Abbeville (Belfries of Belgium and France) (41km)
  • Beffroi de Saint-Riquier (Belfries of Belgium and France) (42km)
  • Beffroi de Doullens (Belfries of Belgium and France) (49km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Forges-les-Eaux (39km)
  • Eu (55km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Beauvais) (37km)
  • Abbaye Saint Germer de Fly (Saint-Germer-de-Fly) (40km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Digeon (16km)
  • Le clos Alexandre (24km)
  • Parc et roseraie du château de Rambures (33km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Montagne de Montenoy (10km)
  • Réserve naturelle de l'Étang Saint-Ladre (26km)
  • Hortillonnages d'Amiens (28km)
  • Forêt du Parc de Saint-Quentin (34km)
  • Plan d'eau du Canada (34km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale des Larris et Tourbières de Saint-Pierre-es-Champs (43km)
  • Forêt de Hez-Froidmont (47km)
  • Hable-d'Ault (59km)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Mureaumont (24km)
  • Beauvais (37km)
  • Remerangles (39km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Famechon

Canton: Poix-de-Picardie

Arrondissement: Amiens

Department: Somme

Region: Picardy

Postcode: 80290

Distance to Famechon

from Amiens (prefecture): 30 km

from Paris: 103 km

from Calais: 133 km

from Nice: 782 km

from Bordeaux: 582 km

from Strasbourg: 435 km

Getting here

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

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Belleuse, Bergicourt, Blangy-sous-Poix, Brassy, Contre, Courcelles-sous-Thoix, Croixrault, Eplessier, Fleury, Fremontiers, Guizancourt, Moyencourt-les-Poix, Namps-Maisnil, Poix-de-Picardie, Sentelie and Velennes.

This page in French: Visiter Famechon