Folies tourism and travel guide

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Visit Folies: highlights and tourist information

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Folies is situated in the Somme department and Picardy region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 23 kilometres from Amiens, the department capital (general information: Folies is 103 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Peronne at 27 km and Noyon at 31 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Folies, 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 Folies 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 Folies

Markets in and near Folies

  • Rosieres-en-Santerre: market Tuesday (6km)
  • Roye: market Friday (11km)
  • Moreuil: market Tuesday (14km)
  • Montdidier: market Thursday (15km)
  • Corbie: market Friday (20km)
  • Ressons-sur-Matz: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Peronne: market Saturday (26km)
  • Albert: market Saturday (27km)
  • Ham: market Saturday (29km)
  • Noyon: market Saturday (31km)

More information about Folies, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Folies, France

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

Heritage sites

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (55km)
  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Beauvais) (56km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le clos Alexandre (31km)
  • Parc du château de Compiègne (40km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle de l'Étang Saint-Ladre (24km)
  • Mont Ganelon (36km)
  • Forêt de Laigue (39km)
  • Forêt de Compiègne (43km)
  • Hortillonnages d'Amiens (43km)
  • Forêt de Hez-Froidmont (49km)
  • Plan d'eau du Canada (56km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Guyencourt-Saulcourt (39km)
  • Gauchy (43km)
  • Remerangles (45km)
  • Beauvais (56km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Folies

Canton: Rosières-en-Santerre

Arrondissement: Montdidier

Department: Somme

Region: Picardy

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 80170

Distance to Folies

from Amiens (prefecture): 23 km

from Paris: 103 km

from Calais: 145 km

from Nice: 759 km

from Bordeaux: 600 km

from Strasbourg: 391 km

Getting here

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

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Andechy, Arvillers, Beaufort-en-Santerre, Bouchoir, Damery, Davenescourt, Erches, Fouquescourt, Hangest-en-Santerre, Le Quesnel, Maucourt, Meharicourt, Parvillers-le-Quesnoy, Rosieres-en-Santerre, Rouvroy-en-Santerre, Vrely and Warvillers.

This page in French: Visiter Folies