Ligny-sur-Canche tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Les Jardins de Sericourt at 4 km from Ligny-sur-Canche

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Ligny-sur-Canche is situated in the Pas-de-Calais 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 Ligny-sur-Canche in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Les Jardins de Sericourt at 4 km and Les Jardins de Maizicourt at 14 km.

Ligny-sur-Canche, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Les Jardins de Sericourt

Les Jardins de Sericourt

Garden at 4 km (direction east-north-east)

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

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Les Jardins de Maizicourt

Les Jardins de Maizicourt

Garden at 14 km (direction west-south-west), in the Somme department

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

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The Jardin des Lianes

The Jardin des Lianes

Garden at 16 km (direction west)

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

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at 28 km (direction west-south-west), in the Somme department

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

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Valloires abbey

Valloires abbey

Abbey at 34 km (direction west), in the Somme department

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

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at 36 km (direction west-south-west), in the Somme department

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

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at 36 km (direction east)

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

See Arras guide
Arras Carriere Wellington

Arras Carriere Wellington

Monument at 37 km (direction east)

The Carrière Wellington museum in Arras is a series of tunnels that...

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at 40 km (direction west-north-west)

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

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at 41 km (direction north-north-east)

Now officially listed as a 'recommended detour' town, the highlight in Aire-sur-la-Lys...

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at 43 km (direction south), in the Somme department

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

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Amiens Cathedral

Amiens Cathedral

Cathedral at 43 km (direction south), in the Somme department

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

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Le Crotoy

Le Crotoy

Seaside resort at 46 km (direction west), in the Somme department

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

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at 46 km (direction west), in the Somme department

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

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Markets in and near Ligny-sur-Canche

  • Frevent: market Tuesday (3km)
  • Doullens: market Thursday (16km)
  • Hesdin: market Thursday (18km)
  • Fruges: market Saturday (27km)
  • Calonne-Ricouart: market Thursday (28km)
  • Auchel: market Tuesday (29km)
  • Saint-Ouen: market Sunday (29km)
  • Marles-les-Mines: market Saturday (30km)
  • Bruay-la-Buissiere: market Sunday & Friday (30km)
  • Barlin: market Wednesday (32km)

More information about Ligny-sur-Canche, Nord-Pas-de-Calais

Tourist attractions near Ligny-sur-Canche, France

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


  • Mareis (52km)

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Saulve (Montreuil-sur-Mer) (40km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Sericourt (4km)
  • Jardin du château de Maizicourt (14km)
  • Le jardin des Lianes (16km)
  • Jardins de Valloires (32km)
  • Le clos Alexandre (43km)
  • Herbarium des remparts (46km)
  • Parc et roseraie du château de Rambures (53km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt d'Hesdin (21km)
  • Forêt de Crécy (31km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des grottes et des pelouses d'Acquin-Westbécourt et des coteaux de Wavrans-sur-l'Aa (46km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Boubers-sur-Canche (2km)
  • Forest-l'Abbaye (32km)
  • Saint-Josse (47km)

Geography and distances

Ligny-sur-Canche is in the north of France at 37 kilometres from Arras, the department capital (general information: Ligny-sur-Canche is 159 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Ligny-sur-Canche

Canton: Auxi-le-Château

Arrondissement: Arras

Department: Pas-de-Calais

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 62270

Distance to Ligny-sur-Canche

from Arras (prefecture): 37 km

from Paris: 159 km

from Calais: 79 km

from Nice: 824 km

from Bordeaux: 642 km

from Strasbourg: 440 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Ligny-sur-Canche from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 20 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aubrometz, Blangerval-Blangermont, Boffles, Bonnieres, Boubers-sur-Canche, Bouret-sur-Canche, Conchy-sur-Canche, Ecoivres, Flers, Fortel-en-Artois, Framecourt, Frevent, Hautecloque, Monchel-sur-Canche, Noeux-les-Auxi, Nuncq-Hautecote, Rougefay, Sericourt, Sibiville and Vacquerie-le-Boucq.

This page in French: Visiter Ligny-sur-Canche