Grivesnes tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Amiens Cathedral at 26 km from Grivesnes

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Grivesnes 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 Grivesnes in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Amiens Cathedral at 26 km and Amiens at 27 km.

Grivesnes, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Amiens Cathedral

Amiens Cathedral

Cathedral at 26 km (direction north-west)

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

See Amiens Cathedral guide
Amiens

Amiens

at 27 km (direction north-west)

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

See Amiens guide
Ourscamp abbey

Ourscamp abbey

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

Ourscamp abbey is an abbey in Picardy, now in ruins and surrounded...

See Ourscamp abbey guide
Beauvais

Beauvais

at 39 km (direction west-south-west), in the Oise department

In Beauvais you can see the important (if often rebuilt and renovated)...

See Beauvais guide
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Compiegne

Compiegne

at 39 km (direction south-east), in the Oise department

In Compiegne you can visit the palace, several museums, and other interesting...

See Compiegne guide
Noyon

Noyon

at 40 km (direction east), in the Oise department

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

See Noyon guide
Peronne

Peronne

at 43 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Peronne guide
Parc Saint-Paul

Parc Saint-Paul

Theme Park at 46 km (direction west-south-west), in the Oise department

Parc Saint Paul is one of the most popular theme parks in...

See Parc Saint-Paul guide
Gerberoy

Gerberoy

Most Beautiful Village at 48 km (direction west-south-west), in the Oise department

The 18th century cottages and pretty gardens, and a radical transformation during...

See Gerberoy guide
Pierrefonds

Pierrefonds

at 52 km (direction east-south-east), in the Oise department

In Pierrefonds village visit one of the most lovely castles in northern...

See Pierrefonds guide
Morienval abbey

Morienval abbey

Abbey at 54 km (direction south-east), in the Oise department

The Abbey of Notre-Dame at Morienval is an impressive example of Romanesque...

See Morienval abbey guide
Saint-Riquier

Saint-Riquier

at 62 km (direction north-west)

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

See Saint-Riquier guide
Abbeville

Abbeville

at 65 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Abbeville guide

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Markets in and near Grivesnes

  • Montdidier: market Thursday (9km)
  • Moreuil: market Tuesday (10km)
  • Saint-Just-en-Chaussee: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Rosieres-en-Santerre: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Roye: market Friday (23km)
  • Corbie: market Friday (25km)
  • Ressons-sur-Matz: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Amiens: market Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & all day (27km)
  • Bresles: market Thursday (35km)
  • Poix-de-Picardie: market Sunday (36km)

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Tourist attractions near Grivesnes, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Beauvais) (40km)
  • Abbaye Saint-Jean-Baptiste du Moncel (Pontpoint) (45km)
  • Eglise de Saint Martin (Gilocourt) (52km)
  • Eglise de Saint Sulpice (Bethancourt-en-Valois) (53km)
  • Eglise abbatiale de Notre Dame (Morienval) (54km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le clos Alexandre (27km)
  • Parc du château de Compiègne (39km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle de l'Étang Saint-Ladre (20km)
  • Hortillonnages d'Amiens (26km)
  • Forêt de Hez-Froidmont (36km)
  • Mont Ganelon (37km)
  • Montagne de Montenoy (39km)
  • Plan d'eau du Canada (40km)
  • Forêt du Parc de Saint-Quentin (41km)
  • Forêt de Laigue (42km)
  • Forêt de Compiègne (43km)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Remerangles (30km)
  • Beauvais (40km)
  • Guyencourt-Saulcourt (56km)
 
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Geography and distances

Grivesnes is in the north of France at 22 kilometres from Amiens, the department capital (general information: Grivesnes is 93 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Grivesnes

Canton: Ailly-sur-Noye

Arrondissement: Montdidier

Department: Somme

Region: Picardy

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 80250

Distance to Grivesnes

from Amiens (prefecture): 22 km

from Paris: 93 km

from Calais: 147 km

from Nice: 759 km

from Bordeaux: 586 km

from Strasbourg: 403 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 Grivesnes from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 21 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aubvillers, Bouillancourt-la-Bataille, Braches, Cantigny, Coullemelle, Courtemanche, Esclainvillers, Fontaine-sous-Montdidier, Gratibus, Hargicourt, Louvrechy, Malpart, Marestmontiers, Mesnil-Saint-Georges, Pierrepont-sur-Avre, Rocquencourt, Sauvillers-Mongival, Serevillers, Sourdon, Thory and Villers-Tournelle.

This page in French: Visiter Grivesnes

 
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