Fay tourism and travel guide

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Visit Fay: highlights and tourist information

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Fay is situated in the Somme department and Picardy region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 28 kilometres from Amiens, the department capital (general information: Fay is 119 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Peronne at 11 km and Saint-Quentin at 34 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Fay, 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 Fay 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 Fay

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

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)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Fay

Canton: Chaulnes

Arrondissement: Péronne

Department: Somme

Region: Picardy

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

Fay 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 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