Fay tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Peronne at 11 km from Fay

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Fay 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 Fay in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Peronne at 11 km and Saint-Quentin at 34 km.

Fay, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Peronne

Peronne

at 11 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Peronne guide
Saint-Quentin

Saint-Quentin

at 34 km (direction east), in the Aisne department

In the central square in Saint-Quentin, the 16th century town hall is...

See Saint-Quentin guide
Noyon

Noyon

at 36 km (direction south-south-east), in the Oise department

The medieval centre of Noyon is dominated by its cathedral in the...

See Noyon guide
Amiens Cathedral

Amiens Cathedral

Cathedral at 36 km (direction west)

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

See Amiens Cathedral guide
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Amiens

Amiens

at 37 km (direction west)

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

See Amiens guide
Ourscamp abbey

Ourscamp abbey

Abbey at 39 km (direction south-south-east), in the Oise department

Ourscamp abbey is an abbey in Picardy, now in ruins and surrounded...

See Ourscamp abbey guide
Cambrai

Cambrai

at 43 km (direction north-east), in the Nord department

Remarkably for the town that was the site of the world's first...

See Cambrai guide
Arras

Arras

at 44 km (direction north-east), in the Pas-de-Calais department

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

See Arras guide
Arras Carriere Wellington

Arras Carriere Wellington

Monument at 44 km (direction north-east), in the Pas-de-Calais department

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

See Arras Carriere Wellington guide
Les Jardins de Sericourt

Les Jardins de Sericourt

Garden at 58 km (direction north-west), 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 60 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Les Jardins de Maizicourt guide

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Markets in and near Fay

  • Peronne: market Saturday (10km)
  • Rosieres-en-Santerre: market Tuesday (11km)
  • Albert: market Saturday (18km)
  • Roye: market Friday (21km)
  • Corbie: market Friday (22km)
  • Bapaume: market Friday (24km)
  • Ham: market Saturday (24km)
  • Moreuil: market Tuesday (26km)
  • Montdidier: market Thursday (31km)
  • Saint-Quentin: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (35km)

More information about Fay, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Fay, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Chateau Coucy (54km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (39km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le clos Alexandre (37km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle de l'Étang Saint-Ladre (31km)
  • Réserve naturelle des Marais d'Isle (36km)
  • Hortillonnages d'Amiens (59km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Guyencourt-Saulcourt (23km)
  • Gauchy (34km)
  • Boubers-sur-Canche (61km)
 
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Geography and distances

Fay is in the north of France at 28 kilometres from Amiens, the department capital (general information: Fay is 119 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Fay

Canton: Chaulnes

Arrondissement: Péronne

Department: Somme

Region: Picardy

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 80200

Distance to Fay

from Amiens (prefecture): 28 km

from Paris: 119 km

from Calais: 137 km

from Nice: 766 km

from Bordeaux: 616 km

from Strasbourg: 386 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 Fay from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 18 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Assevillers, Barleux, Belloy-en-Santerre, Berny-en-Santerre, Cappy, Chuignes, Dompierre-Becquincourt, Eclusier-Vaux, Estrees-Deniecourt, Flaucourt, Fontaine-les-Cappy, Fresnes-Mazancourt, Herbecourt, Herleville, Marchelepot, Misery, Soyecourt and Vermandovillers.

This page in French: Visiter Fay

 
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