Ginchy tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Peronne at 12 km from Ginchy

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

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Ginchy in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Peronne at 12 km and Arras Carriere Wellington at 29 km.

Ginchy, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 12 km (direction south-east)

The town of Péronne is above all known for its impressive Museum commemorating life...

See Peronne guide
Arras Carriere Wellington

Arras Carriere Wellington

Monument at 29 km (direction south-east), in the Pas-de-Calais department

The Carrière Wellington museum in Arras is a series of tunnels that were used...

See Arras Carriere Wellington guide


at 29 km (direction north-north-west), in the Pas-de-Calais department

The belfry and the large number of baroque style houses make the centre of...

See Arras guide


at 32 km (direction east-north-east), in the Nord department

Remarkably for the town that was the site of the world's first ever tank...

See Cambrai guide


at 38 km (direction east-south-east), in the Aisne department

In the central square in Saint-Quentin, the 16th century town hall is a remarkable...

See Saint-Quentin guide


at 40 km (direction west-south-west)

As well as the remarkabe gothic style cathedral which attracts most visitors, Amiens also...

See Amiens guide
Amiens Cathedral

Amiens Cathedral

Cathedral at 40 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Amiens Cathedral guide


at 43 km (direction north-east), in the Nord department

Douai has a pleasant old town and one of the most impressive belfries in...

See Douai guide
Les Jardins de Sericourt

Les Jardins de Sericourt

Garden at 48 km (direction west-north-west), in the Pas-de-Calais department

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

See Les Jardins de Sericourt guide


at 50 km (direction south-south-east), in the Oise department

The medieval centre of Noyon is dominated by its cathedral in the 'transition' style...

See Noyon guide


at 64 km (direction north-east), in the Nord department

Established as a spa centre for more than 2000 years, it is still the...

See Saint-Amand-les-Eaux guide

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Markets in and near Ginchy

  • Bapaume: market Friday (9km)
  • Peronne: market Saturday (12km)
  • Albert: market Saturday (13km)
  • Rosieres-en-Santerre: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Corbie: market Friday (26km)
  • Arras: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (30km)
  • Cambrai: market Wednesday & Saturday (33km)
  • Ham: market Saturday (35km)
  • Roye: market Friday (36km)
  • Moreuil: market Tuesday (37km)

More information about Ginchy, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Ginchy, France

What to do at Ginchy? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Ginchy.

Heritage sites

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (31km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le clos Alexandre (40km)
  • Parc du château de Sericourt (48km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle de l'Étang Saint-Ladre (37km)
  • Réserve naturelle des Marais d'Isle (39km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (45km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (51km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (54km)
  • Réserve naturelle des Landes de Versigny (62km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Guyencourt-Saulcourt (18km)
  • Gauchy (38km)
  • Mastaing (46km)
  • Boubers-sur-Canche (52km)

Geography and distances

Ginchy is in the north of France at 33 kilometres from Amiens, the department capital (general information: Ginchy is 134 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Ginchy

Canton: Combles

Arrondissement: Péronne

Department: Somme

Region: Picardy

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 80360

Distance to Ginchy

from Amiens (prefecture): 33 km

from Paris: 134 km

from Calais: 124 km

from Nice: 779 km

from Bordeaux: 631 km

from Strasbourg: 390 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 Ginchy from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 19 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bazentin, Bouchavesnes-Bergen, Carnoy, Combles, Flers, Gueudecourt, Guillemont, Hardecourt-Aux-Bois, Le Sars, Le Transloy, Lesboeufs, Longueval, Maricourt, Martinpuich, Maurepas, Montauban-de-Picardie, Morval, Rancourt and Sailly-Saillisel.

This page in French: Visiter Ginchy