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Famechon tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Amiens Cathedral at 24 km from Famechon

Visit Famechon: highlights and tourist information

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Famechon is situated in the Somme department and Hauts-de-France region.

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

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!

Amiens Cathedral

Amiens Cathedral

Cathedral at 24 km (direction east-north-east)

The 13th century cathedral in Amiens is a fabulous example...

See Amiens Cathedral guide
Amiens

Amiens

at 24 km (direction east-north-east)

As well as the remarkabe gothic style cathedral which attracts...

See Amiens guide
Gerberoy

Gerberoy

Most Beautiful Village at 29 km (direction south-west), in the Oise department

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

See Gerberoy guide
Beauvais

Beauvais

at 37 km (direction south), in the Oise department

In Beauvais you can see the important (if often...

See Beauvais guide
 
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Parc Saint-Paul

Parc Saint-Paul

Theme Park at 38 km (direction south-south-west), in the Oise department

Parc Saint Paul is one of the most popular...

See Parc Saint-Paul guide
Abbeville

Abbeville

at 41 km (direction north-north-west)

Abbeville makes a pleasant detour when you are exploring...

See Abbeville guide
Saint-Riquier

Saint-Riquier

at 42 km (direction north-north-west)

The small Picardy village of Saint-Riquier includes an attractive benedictine abbey...

See Saint-Riquier guide
Les Jardins de Maizicourt

Les Jardins de Maizicourt

Garden at 49 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Les Jardins de Maizicourt guide
Eu

Eu

at 55 km (direction west-north-west), in the Seine-Maritime department

The red-brick castle, built in the 16th century, is...

See Eu guide
Saint-Valery-sur-Somme

Saint-Valery-sur-Somme

at 56 km (direction north-west)

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

See Saint-Valery-sur-Somme guide
Ault

Ault

at 57 km (direction west-north-west)

Ault is a small seaside town near the chalk...

See Ault guide
Mers-les-Bains

Mers-les-Bains

at 58 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Mers-les-Bains guide
Lyons-la-Foret

Lyons-la-Foret

Most Beautiful Village at 58 km (direction west-south-west), in the Eure department

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

See Lyons-la-Foret guide
Le Treport

Le Treport

at 58 km (direction west-north-west), in the Seine-Maritime department

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

See Le Treport guide

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

Map of places to visit near Famechon

 
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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

What to do at Famechon? 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)
 
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Geography and distances

Famechon is in the north of France at 30 kilometres from Amiens, the department capital (general information: Famechon is 103 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Famechon

Canton: Poix-de-Picardie

Arrondissement: Amiens

Department: Somme

Region: Picardy

New region: Hauts-de-France

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

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

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