Gorges tourism and travel guide

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Visit Gorges: highlights and tourist information

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Gorges is situated in the Somme department and Picardy region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 30 kilometres from Amiens, the department capital (general information: Gorges is 140 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Les Jardins de Maizicourt at 10 km and Saint-Riquier at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Gorges, 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 Gorges 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 Gorges

Markets in and near Gorges

  • Saint-Ouen: market Sunday (9km)
  • Doullens: market Thursday (13km)
  • Frevent: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Abbeville: market Thursday & Saturday (24km)
  • Amiens: market Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & all day (25km)
  • Hesdin: market Thursday (31km)
  • Corbie: market Friday (33km)
  • Albert: market Saturday (36km)
  • Poix-de-Picardie: market Sunday (40km)
  • Saint-Valery-sur-Somme: market Sunday (40km)

More information about Gorges, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Gorges, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Valery-sur-Somme (40km)
  • Montreuil (49km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Saulve (Montreuil-sur-Mer) (49km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Maizicourt (10km)
  • Parc du château de Sericourt (23km)
  • Le jardin des Lianes (25km)
  • Le clos Alexandre (25km)
  • Jardins de Valloires (37km)
  • Parc et roseraie du château de Rambures (37km)
  • Herbarium des remparts (40km)
  • Parc du château de Digeon (44km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Crécy (29km)
  • Réserve naturelle de l'Étang Saint-Ladre (32km)
  • Montagne de Montenoy (33km)
  • Forêt d'Hesdin (34km)
  • Pointe du Hourdel (45km)
  • Parc du Marquenterre (46km)
  • Baie d'Authie (53km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Parc Bagatelle (54km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Boubers-sur-Canche (20km)
  • Forest-l'Abbaye (27km)
  • Saint-Josse (54km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Gorges

Canton: Bernaville

Arrondissement: Amiens

Department: Somme

Region: Picardy

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 80370

Distance to Gorges

from Amiens (prefecture): 30 km

from Paris: 140 km

from Calais: 96 km

from Nice: 810 km

from Bordeaux: 622 km

from Strasbourg: 438 km

Getting here

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

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Agenville, Autheux, Beaumetz, Bernaville, Berneuil, Boisbergues, Bonneville, Candas, Domart-en-Ponthieu, Domesmont, Epecamps, Fieffes-Montrelet, Fienvillers, Franqueville, Lanches-Saint-Hilaire, Prouville and Ribeaucourt.

This page in French: Visiter Gorges