Grivesnes tourism and travel guide

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Visit Grivesnes: highlights and tourist information

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Grivesnes is situated in the Somme department and Picardy region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 22 kilometres from Amiens, the department capital (general information: Grivesnes is 93 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Amiens Cathedral at 26 km and Amiens at 27 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Grivesnes, 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 Grivesnes 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 Grivesnes

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)

More information about Grivesnes, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Grivesnes, France

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

  • Pierrefonds Chateau (53km)

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)

Geography and distances

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

Grivesnes 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 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