Franqueville tourism and travel guide

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Visit Franqueville: highlights and tourist information

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Franqueville is situated in the Somme department and Picardy region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 32 kilometres from Amiens, the department capital (general information: Franqueville is 139 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Les Jardins de Maizicourt 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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Franqueville, 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 Franqueville 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 Franqueville

Markets in and near Franqueville

  • Saint-Ouen: market Sunday (6km)
  • Doullens: market Thursday (18km)
  • Abbeville: market Thursday & Saturday (19km)
  • Frevent: market Tuesday (24km)
  • Amiens: market Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & all day (25km)
  • Hesdin: market Thursday (32km)
  • Corbie: market Friday (35km)
  • Saint-Valery-sur-Somme: market Sunday (36km)
  • Poix-de-Picardie: market Sunday (36km)
  • Le Crotoy: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (37km)

More information about Franqueville, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Franqueville, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Beffroi de Saint-Riquier (Belfries of Belgium and France) (12km)
  • Beffroi de Doullens (Belfries of Belgium and France) (18km)
  • Beffroi d'Abbeville (Belfries of Belgium and France) (20km)
  • Beffroi de Lucheux (Belfries of Belgium and France) (24km)
  • Beffroi d'Amiens (Belfries of Belgium and France) (25km)
  • Amiens Cathedral (26km)
  • Beffroi d'Hesdin (Belfries of Belgium and France) (32km)
  • Beffroi de Rue (Belfries of Belgium and France) (37km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Valery-sur-Somme (36km)
  • Montreuil (48km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Saulve (Montreuil-sur-Mer) (48km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Maizicourt (12km)
  • Le jardin des Lianes (25km)
  • Le clos Alexandre (25km)
  • Parc du château de Sericourt (27km)
  • Parc et roseraie du château de Rambures (32km)
  • Jardins de Valloires (35km)
  • Herbarium des remparts (36km)
  • Parc du château de Digeon (40km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Crécy (26km)
  • Montagne de Montenoy (29km)
  • Réserve naturelle de l'Étang Saint-Ladre (33km)
  • Forêt d'Hesdin (34km)
  • Pointe du Hourdel (41km)
  • Parc du Marquenterre (42km)
  • Réserve naturelle de la Baie de Somme (44km)
  • Hable-d'Ault (45km)
  • Baie d'Authie (50km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Parc Bagatelle (52km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Boubers-sur-Canche (23km)
  • Forest-l'Abbaye (24km)
  • Saint-Josse (52km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Franqueville

Canton: Domart-en-Ponthieu

Arrondissement: Amiens

Department: Somme

Region: Picardy

Postcode: 80620

Distance to Franqueville

from Amiens (prefecture): 32 km

from Paris: 139 km

from Calais: 97 km

from Nice: 811 km

from Bordeaux: 618 km

from Strasbourg: 441 km

Getting here

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

We have 22 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beaumetz, Bernaville, Berneuil, Berteaucourt-les-Dames, Brucamps, Domart-en-Ponthieu, Domesmont, Domqueur, Epecamps, Ergnies, Fransu, Gorenflos, Gorges, Lanches-Saint-Hilaire, Mesnil-Domqueur, Mouflers, Pernois, Prouville, Ribeaucourt, Saint-Leger-les-Domart, Surcamps and Vauchelles-les-Domart.

This page in French: Visiter Franqueville