Gorges tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Les Jardins de Maizicourt at 10 km from Gorges

Visit Gorges: highlights and tourist information

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Gorges 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 Gorges in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Les Jardins de Maizicourt at 10 km and Saint-Riquier at 17 km.

Gorges, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Les Jardins de Maizicourt

Les Jardins de Maizicourt

Garden at 10 km (direction north-north-west)

Beautiful garden to visit in the Somme department in northern France...

See Les Jardins de Maizicourt guide
Saint-Riquier

Saint-Riquier

at 17 km (direction west)

The small Picardy village of Saint-Riquier includes an attractive benedictine abbey church, a belfry...

See Saint-Riquier guide
Les Jardins de Sericourt

Les Jardins de Sericourt

Garden at 23 km (direction north-east), in the Pas-de-Calais department

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

See Les Jardins de Sericourt guide
Abbeville

Abbeville

at 24 km (direction west)

Abbeville makes a pleasant detour when you are exploring the Baie de Somme region,...

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The Jardin des Lianes

The Jardin des Lianes

Garden at 25 km (direction north-north-west), in the Pas-de-Calais department

The Jardin des Lianes is one of our favourite gardens in this region of...

See The Jardin des Lianes guide
Amiens

Amiens

at 25 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Amiens guide
Amiens Cathedral

Amiens Cathedral

Cathedral at 26 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Amiens Cathedral guide
Valloires abbey

Valloires abbey

Abbey at 38 km (direction west-north-west)

Valloires abbey is an 18th century Cistercian abbey with formal gardens to explore...

See Valloires abbey guide
Saint-Valery-sur-Somme

Saint-Valery-sur-Somme

at 40 km (direction west)

Saint-Valery-sur-Somme is one of the nicest towns in the region, especially the area around...

See Saint-Valery-sur-Somme guide
Le Crotoy

Le Crotoy

Seaside resort at 41 km (direction west-north-west)

The long sandy beach is the main attraction in Le Crotoy, and the town...

See Le Crotoy guide
The Bay of the Somme

The Bay of the Somme

Scenery at 42 km (direction west-north-west)

The Somme Bay is a large bay with a wide natural habitat...

See The Bay of the Somme guide
Arras

Arras

at 46 km (direction east-north-east), in the Pas-de-Calais department

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

See Arras guide
Arras Carriere Wellington

Arras Carriere Wellington

Monument at 47 km (direction east-north-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
Montreuil-sur-Mer

Montreuil-sur-Mer

at 49 km (direction north-west), in the Pas-de-Calais department

The historic centre of the fortified town of Montreuil is lovely to explore with...

See Montreuil-sur-Mer guide

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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

What to do at Gorges? 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)

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)
 
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Geography and distances

Gorges is in the north of France at 30 kilometres from Amiens, the department capital (general information: Gorges is 140 kilometres from Paris).

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

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

 
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