Gamaches tourism and travel guide

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Visit Gamaches: highlights and tourist information

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Gamaches is situated in the Somme department and Picardy region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 62 kilometres from Amiens, the department capital (general information: Gamaches is 138 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Eu at 12 km and Ault at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Gamaches, 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 Gamaches in Hauts-de-France.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

 
 

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

Map of places to visit near Gamaches

Markets in and near Gamaches

  • Blangy-sur-Bresle: market Sunday (8km)
  • Eu: market Friday (12km)
  • Mers-les-Bains: market Thursday & Monday (14km)
  • Le Treport: market Tuesday & Saturday (15km)
  • Criel-sur-Mer: market Thursday - seasonal market only (17km)
  • Cayeux-sur-Mer: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (22km)
  • Saint-Valery-sur-Somme: market Sunday (23km)
  • Abbeville: market Thursday & Saturday (24km)
  • Le Crotoy: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (26km)
  • Aumale: market Saturday (28km)

More information about Gamaches, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Gamaches, France

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

Aquarium

  • Estran Cité de la mer (35km)

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Beffroi d'Abbeville (Belfries of Belgium and France) (24km)
  • Beffroi de Saint-Riquier (Belfries of Belgium and France) (32km)
  • Beffroi de Rue (Belfries of Belgium and France) (33km)
  • Beffroi d'Hesdin (Belfries of Belgium and France) (55km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Eu (12km)
  • Saint-Valery-sur-Somme (23km)
  • Forges-les-Eaux (41km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc et roseraie du château de Rambures (11km)
  • Herbarium des remparts (23km)
  • Parc du château de Digeon (30km)
  • Jardin de Miromesnil (36km)
  • Bois des Moutiers (41km)
  • Jardin de Bellevue (42km)
  • Jardins de Bosmelet (44km)
  • Jardins de Valloires (44km)
  • Jardin du château de Maizicourt (47km)
  • Clos du Coudray (48km)
  • Le jardin des Lianes (50km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Hable-d'Ault (19km)
  • Pointe du Hourdel (26km)
  • Réserve naturelle de la Baie de Somme (29km)
  • Parc du Marquenterre (31km)
  • Forêt de Crécy (34km)
  • Montagne de Montenoy (35km)
  • Baie d'Authie (45km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Forest-l'Abbaye (31km)
  • Mureaumont (43km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Clères (54km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Gamaches

Canton: Gamaches

Arrondissement: Abbeville

Department: Somme

Region: Picardy

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 80220

Distance to Gamaches

from Amiens (prefecture): 62 km

from Paris: 138 km

from Calais: 109 km

from Nice: 822 km

from Bordeaux: 594 km

from Strasbourg: 475 km

Getting here

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

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aigneville, Bazinval, Beauchamps, Bouillancourt-en-Sery, Bouttencourt, Bouvaincourt-sur-Bresle, Buigny-les-Gamaches, Embreville, Frettemeule, Guerville, Incheville, Longroy, Maisnieres, Millebosc, Monchaux-Soreng, Rieux and Tilloy-Floriville.

This page in French: Visiter Gamaches