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Fontaine-sur-Somme tourism and travel guide

Photo of Fontaine-sur-Somme in Somme

Photo is of Abbeville at 12 km from Fontaine-sur-Somme

Visit Fontaine-sur-Somme: highlights and tourist information

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

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

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!

Abbeville

Abbeville

at 12 km (direction north-west)

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

See Abbeville guide
Saint-Riquier

Saint-Riquier

at 12 km (direction 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 23 km (direction north-east)

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

See Les Jardins de Maizicourt guide
Saint-Valery-sur-Somme

Saint-Valery-sur-Somme

at 29 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Saint-Valery-sur-Somme guide
 
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Amiens

Amiens

at 29 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Amiens guide
Amiens Cathedral

Amiens Cathedral

Cathedral at 30 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Amiens Cathedral guide
Le Crotoy

Le Crotoy

Seaside resort at 31 km (direction west-north-west)

The long sandy beach is the main attraction in...

See Le Crotoy guide
The Bay of the Somme

The Bay of the Somme

Scenery at 31 km (direction west-north-west)

The Somme Bay is a large bay with a wide natural habitat...

See The Bay of the Somme guide
The Jardin des Lianes

The Jardin des Lianes

Garden at 33 km (direction north-north-east), in the Pas-de-Calais department

The Jardin des Lianes is one of our favourite gardens...

See The Jardin des Lianes guide
Ault

Ault

at 36 km (direction west)

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

See Ault guide
Eu

Eu

at 37 km (direction west), in the Seine-Maritime department

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

See Eu guide
Valloires abbey

Valloires abbey

Abbey at 37 km (direction north-north-west)

Valloires abbey is an 18th century Cistercian abbey with...

See Valloires abbey guide
Mers-les-Bains

Mers-les-Bains

at 40 km (direction west)

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

See Mers-les-Bains guide
Les Jardins de Sericourt

Les Jardins de Sericourt

Garden at 40 km (direction north-east), in the Pas-de-Calais department

Beautiful garden to visit in the village of Sericourt....

See Les Jardins de Sericourt guide

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

Map of places to visit near Fontaine-sur-Somme

 
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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

What to do at Fontaine-sur-Somme? 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)

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)
 
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Geography and distances

Fontaine-sur-Somme is in the north of France at 38 kilometres from Amiens, the department capital (general information: Fontaine-sur-Somme is 134 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Fontaine-sur-Somme

Canton: Hallencourt

Arrondissement: Abbeville

Department: Somme

Region: Picardy

New region: Hauts-de-France

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

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

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