Jumel tourism and travel guide

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Visit Jumel: highlights and tourist information

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Jumel is situated in the Somme department and Picardy region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 15 kilometres from Amiens, the department capital (general information: Jumel is 100 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Amiens Cathedral at 16 km and Amiens at 16 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Jumel, 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 Jumel 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 Jumel

Markets in and near Jumel

  • Moreuil: market Tuesday (10km)
  • Amiens: market Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & all day (16km)
  • Montdidier: market Thursday (20km)
  • Corbie: market Friday (20km)
  • Rosieres-en-Santerre: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Poix-de-Picardie: market Sunday (26km)
  • Saint-Just-en-Chaussee: market Tuesday (29km)
  • Roye: market Friday (32km)
  • Albert: market Saturday (35km)
  • Saint-Ouen: market Sunday (35km)

More information about Jumel, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Jumel, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Folleville église Saint-Jacques-le-Majeur-et-Saint-Jean-Baptiste (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (9km)
  • Amiens Cathedral (16km)
  • Beffroi d'Amiens (Belfries of Belgium and France) (16km)
  • Beffroi de Doullens (Belfries of Belgium and France) (44km)
  • Beffroi de Saint-Riquier (Belfries of Belgium and France) (51km)
  • Compiène église Saint-Jacques (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (51km)
  • Beffroi d'Abbeville (Belfries of Belgium and France) (54km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Beauvais) (41km)
  • Abbaye Saint Germer de Fly (Saint-Germer-de-Fly) (54km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le clos Alexandre (16km)
  • Parc du château de Digeon (38km)
  • Parc du château de Compiègne (51km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle de l'Étang Saint-Ladre (11km)
  • Hortillonnages d'Amiens (28km)
  • Montagne de Montenoy (28km)
  • Plan d'eau du Canada (40km)
  • Forêt du Parc de Saint-Quentin (41km)
  • Forêt de Hez-Froidmont (42km)
  • Mont Ganelon (48km)
  • Forêt de Laigue (54km)
  • Forêt de Compiègne (55km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale des Larris et Tourbières de Saint-Pierre-es-Champs (58km)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Remerangles (35km)
  • Beauvais (41km)
  • Mureaumont (44km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Jumel

Canton: Ailly-sur-Noye

Arrondissement: Montdidier

Department: Somme

Region: Picardy

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 80250

Distance to Jumel

from Amiens (prefecture): 15 km

from Paris: 100 km

from Calais: 137 km

from Nice: 770 km

from Bordeaux: 590 km

from Strasbourg: 413 km

Getting here

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

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ailly-sur-Noye, Chaussoy-Epagny, Chirmont, Cottenchy, Dommartin, Estrees-sur-Noye, Grattepanche, Guyencourt-sur-Noye, Lawarde-Mauger-l'Hortoy, Louvrechy, Oresmaux, Remiencourt, Rouvrel, Rumigny, Sourdon and Thezy-Glimont.

This page in French: Visiter Jumel