Francieres tourism and travel guide

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Visit Francieres: highlights and tourist information

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Francieres is situated in the Somme department and Picardy region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 40 kilometres from Amiens, the department capital (general information: Francieres is 138 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Riquier at 7 km and Abbeville at 8 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Francieres, 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 Francieres 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 Francieres

Markets in and near Francieres

  • Abbeville: market Thursday & Saturday (9km)
  • Saint-Ouen: market Sunday (13km)
  • Saint-Valery-sur-Somme: market Sunday (26km)
  • Le Crotoy: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (27km)
  • Blangy-sur-Bresle: market Sunday (27km)
  • Rue: market Saturday (29km)
  • Doullens: market Thursday (30km)
  • Amiens: market Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & all day (32km)
  • Poix-de-Picardie: market Sunday (33km)
  • Cayeux-sur-Mer: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (34km)

More information about Francieres, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Francieres, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Beffroi de Saint-Riquier (Belfries of Belgium and France) (7km)
  • Beffroi d'Abbeville (Belfries of Belgium and France) (9km)
  • Beffroi de Rue (Belfries of Belgium and France) (30km)
  • Beffroi de Doullens (Belfries of Belgium and France) (30km)
  • Beffroi d'Amiens (Belfries of Belgium and France) (32km)
  • Amiens Cathedral (32km)
  • Beffroi d'Hesdin (Belfries of Belgium and France) (34km)
  • Beffroi de Lucheux (Belfries of Belgium and France) (36km)
  • Folleville église Saint-Jacques-le-Majeur-et-Saint-Jean-Baptiste (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (53km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Saulve (Montreuil-sur-Mer) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Maizicourt (19km)
  • Parc et roseraie du château de Rambures (21km)
  • Herbarium des remparts (26km)
  • Le jardin des Lianes (28km)
  • Jardins de Valloires (32km)
  • Le clos Alexandre (32km)
  • Parc du château de Digeon (33km)
  • Parc du château de Sericourt (36km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Crécy (20km)
  • Montagne de Montenoy (26km)
  • Pointe du Hourdel (31km)
  • Parc du Marquenterre (33km)
  • Hable-d'Ault (34km)
  • Réserve naturelle de la Baie de Somme (34km)
  • Forêt d'Hesdin (36km)
  • Réserve naturelle de l'Étang Saint-Ladre (39km)
  • Baie d'Authie (44km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Parc Bagatelle (46km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Forest-l'Abbaye (17km)
  • Boubers-sur-Canche (32km)
  • Saint-Josse (48km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Francieres

Canton: Ailly-le-Haut-Clocher

Arrondissement: Abbeville

Department: Somme

Region: Picardy

Postcode: 80690

Distance to Francieres

from Amiens (prefecture): 40 km

from Paris: 138 km

from Calais: 98 km

from Nice: 815 km

from Bordeaux: 612 km

from Strasbourg: 452 km

Getting here

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

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ailly-le-Haut-Clocher, Bellancourt, Buigny-l'Abbe, Bussus-Bussuel, Cocquerel, Eaucourt-sur-Somme, Epagne-Epagnette, Erondelle, Fontaine-sur-Somme, Liercourt, Long, Pont-Remy, Vauchelles-les-Quesnoy, Villers-sous-Ailly and Yaucourt-Bussus.

This page in French: Visiter Francieres