Le Ponchel tourism and travel guide

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Visit Le Ponchel: highlights and tourist information

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Le Ponchel is situated in the Pas-de-Calais department and Nord-Pas-de-Calais region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 50 kilometres from Arras, the department capital (general information: Le Ponchel is 157 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include The Jardin des Lianes at 7 km and Les Jardins de Maizicourt at 8 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Le Ponchel, 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 Le Ponchel 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 Pas-de-Calais

Map of places to visit near Le Ponchel

Markets in and near Le Ponchel

  • Hesdin: market Thursday (13km)
  • Frevent: market Tuesday (16km)
  • Doullens: market Thursday (22km)
  • Abbeville: market Thursday & Saturday (23km)
  • Saint-Ouen: market Sunday (25km)
  • Fruges: market Saturday (29km)
  • Rue: market Saturday (29km)
  • Le Crotoy: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (32km)
  • Saint-Valery-sur-Somme: market Sunday (33km)
  • Calonne-Ricouart: market Thursday (39km)

More information about Le Ponchel, Nord-Pas-de-Calais

Tourist attractions near Le Ponchel, France

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


  • Mareis (43km)

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Beffroi d'Hesdin (Belfries of Belgium and France) (13km)
  • Beffroi de Saint-Riquier (Belfries of Belgium and France) (16km)
  • Beffroi de Doullens (Belfries of Belgium and France) (22km)
  • Beffroi d'Abbeville (Belfries of Belgium and France) (24km)
  • Beffroi de Lucheux (Belfries of Belgium and France) (25km)
  • Beffroi de Rue (Belfries of Belgium and France) (29km)
  • Beffroi d'Amiens (Belfries of Belgium and France) (43km)
  • Amiens Cathedral (43km)
  • Beffroi d'Aire-sur-la-Lys (Belfries of Belgium and France) (48km)
  • Beffroi de Béthune (Belfries of Belgium and France) (50km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Montreuil (32km)
  • Saint-Valery-sur-Somme (32km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Saulve (Montreuil-sur-Mer) (32km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le jardin des Lianes (7km)
  • Jardin du château de Maizicourt (8km)
  • Parc du château de Sericourt (18km)
  • Jardins de Valloires (21km)
  • Herbarium des remparts (32km)
  • Parc et roseraie du château de Rambures (42km)
  • Le clos Alexandre (43km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt d'Hesdin (16km)
  • Forêt de Crécy (18km)
  • Parc du Marquenterre (35km)
  • Pointe du Hourdel (36km)
  • Réserve naturelle de la Baie de Somme (38km)
  • Baie d'Authie (38km)
  • Hable-d'Ault (44km)
  • Réserve naturelle de la Baie de Canche (46km)
  • Réserve naturelle de l'Étang Saint-Ladre (50km)
  • Dunes d'Écault (57km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Parc Bagatelle (39km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Boubers-sur-Canche (12km)
  • Forest-l'Abbaye (19km)
  • Saint-Josse (37km)
  • Le Touquet (45km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Le Ponchel

Canton: Auxi-le-Château

Arrondissement: Arras

Department: Pas-de-Calais

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 62390

Distance to Le Ponchel

from Arras (prefecture): 50 km

from Paris: 157 km

from Calais: 79 km

from Nice: 828 km

from Bordeaux: 635 km

from Strasbourg: 450 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Le Ponchel from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Auxi-le-Chateau, Boufflers, Buire-Au-Bois, Caumont, Fontaine-l'Etalon, Gennes-Ivergny, Gueschart, Haravesnes, Maison-Ponthieu, Neuilly-le-Dien, Regnauville, Tollent, Vaulx, Vitz-sur-Authie and Willencourt.

This page in French: Visiter Le Ponchel