Forest-Montiers tourism and travel guide

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Visit Forest-Montiers: highlights and tourist information

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Forest-Montiers is situated in the Somme department and Picardy region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 63 kilometres from Amiens, the department capital (general information: Forest-Montiers is 161 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Le Crotoy at 9 km and Saint-Valery-sur-Somme at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Forest-Montiers, 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 Forest-Montiers 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 Forest-Montiers

Markets in and near Forest-Montiers

  • Rue: market Saturday (6km)
  • Le Crotoy: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (9km)
  • Saint-Valery-sur-Somme: market Sunday (10km)
  • Abbeville: market Thursday & Saturday (16km)
  • Cayeux-sur-Mer: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (19km)
  • Berck: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday (22km)
  • Hesdin: market Thursday (25km)
  • Cucq: market Sunday - seasonal market only (28km)
  • Cucq: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Etaples: market Tuesday & Friday (31km)

More information about Forest-Montiers, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Forest-Montiers, France

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

Aquarium

  • Mareis (31km)

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Beffroi de Rue (Belfries of Belgium and France) (6km)
  • Beffroi d'Abbeville (Belfries of Belgium and France) (17km)
  • Beffroi de Saint-Riquier (Belfries of Belgium and France) (19km)
  • Beffroi d'Hesdin (Belfries of Belgium and France) (26km)
  • Beffroi de Doullens (Belfries of Belgium and France) (44km)
  • Beffroi d'Amiens (Belfries of Belgium and France) (55km)
  • Amiens Cathedral (56km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Saulve (Montreuil-sur-Mer) (25km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Herbarium des remparts (10km)
  • Jardins de Valloires (13km)
  • Le jardin des Lianes (22km)
  • Jardin du château de Maizicourt (28km)
  • Parc et roseraie du château de Rambures (31km)
  • Parc du château de Sericourt (41km)
  • Le clos Alexandre (55km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Crécy (6km)
  • Parc du Marquenterre (12km)
  • Pointe du Hourdel (13km)
  • Réserve naturelle de la Baie de Somme (14km)
  • Baie d'Authie (20km)
  • Hable-d'Ault (22km)
  • Forêt d'Hesdin (26km)
  • Réserve naturelle de la Baie de Canche (35km)
  • Montagne de Montenoy (48km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Parc Bagatelle (23km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Forest-l'Abbaye (8km)
  • Saint-Josse (25km)
  • Le Touquet (32km)
  • Boubers-sur-Canche (35km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Forest-Montiers

Canton: Nouvion

Arrondissement: Abbeville

Department: Somme

Region: Picardy

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 80120

Distance to Forest-Montiers

from Amiens (prefecture): 63 km

from Paris: 161 km

from Calais: 79 km

from Nice: 839 km

from Bordeaux: 626 km

from Strasbourg: 472 km

Getting here

Forest-Montiers 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 Forest-Montiers from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arry, Bernay-en-Ponthieu, Favieres, Forest-l'Abbaye, Machy, Nouvion, Ponthoile, Regniere-Ecluse, Rue and Vercourt.

This page in French: Visiter Forest-Montiers