Fontaine-sur-Somme tourism and travel guide

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Visit Fontaine-sur-Somme: highlights and tourist information

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Fontaine-sur-Somme is situated in the Somme department and Picardy region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 38 kilometres from Amiens, the department capital (general information: Fontaine-sur-Somme is 134 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Abbeville at 12 km and Saint-Riquier at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Fontaine-sur-Somme, 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 Fontaine-sur-Somme 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 Fontaine-sur-Somme

Markets in and near Fontaine-sur-Somme

  • Abbeville: market Thursday & Saturday (12km)
  • Saint-Ouen: market Sunday (13km)
  • Blangy-sur-Bresle: market Sunday (25km)
  • Poix-de-Picardie: market Sunday (28km)
  • Saint-Valery-sur-Somme: market Sunday (29km)
  • Amiens: market Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & all day (29km)
  • Le Crotoy: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (31km)
  • Doullens: market Thursday (32km)
  • Aumale: market Saturday (32km)
  • Rue: market Saturday (33km)

More information about Fontaine-sur-Somme, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Fontaine-sur-Somme, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Beffroi de Saint-Riquier (Belfries of Belgium and France) (12km)
  • Beffroi d'Abbeville (Belfries of Belgium and France) (12km)
  • Beffroi d'Amiens (Belfries of Belgium and France) (29km)
  • Amiens Cathedral (30km)
  • Beffroi de Doullens (Belfries of Belgium and France) (32km)
  • Beffroi de Rue (Belfries of Belgium and France) (34km)
  • Beffroi de Lucheux (Belfries of Belgium and France) (38km)
  • Beffroi d'Hesdin (Belfries of Belgium and France) (39km)
  • Folleville église Saint-Jacques-le-Majeur-et-Saint-Jean-Baptiste (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (49km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Valery-sur-Somme (29km)
  • Eu (37km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et roseraie du château de Rambures (18km)
  • Jardin du château de Maizicourt (23km)
  • Herbarium des remparts (29km)
  • Parc du château de Digeon (29km)
  • Le clos Alexandre (29km)
  • Le jardin des Lianes (33km)
  • Jardins de Valloires (37km)
  • Parc du château de Sericourt (40km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Montagne de Montenoy (21km)
  • Forêt de Crécy (24km)
  • Pointe du Hourdel (34km)
  • Hable-d'Ault (36km)
  • Réserve naturelle de l'Étang Saint-Ladre (37km)
  • Parc du Marquenterre (37km)
  • Réserve naturelle de la Baie de Somme (37km)
  • Forêt d'Hesdin (41km)
  • Baie d'Authie (48km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Parc Bagatelle (51km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Forest-l'Abbaye (21km)
  • Boubers-sur-Canche (36km)
  • Mureaumont (46km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Fontaine-sur-Somme

Canton: Hallencourt

Arrondissement: Abbeville

Department: Somme

Region: Picardy

Postcode: 80510

Distance to Fontaine-sur-Somme

from Amiens (prefecture): 38 km

from Paris: 134 km

from Calais: 103 km

from Nice: 811 km

from Bordeaux: 607 km

from Strasbourg: 450 km

Getting here

Fontaine-sur-Somme 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 Fontaine-sur-Somme from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ailly-le-Haut-Clocher, Bettencourt-Riviere, Cocquerel, Conde-Folie, Eaucourt-sur-Somme, Epagne-Epagnette, Erondelle, Francieres, Hallencourt, Liercourt, Long, Pont-Remy, Sorel-en-Vimeu and Villers-sous-Ailly.

This page in French: Visiter Fontaine-sur-Somme