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Machy tourism and travel guide

Photo of Machy in Somme

Photo is of Valloires abbey at 9 km from Machy

Visit Machy: highlights and tourist information

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Machy is situated in the Somme department and Picardy region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 62 kilometres from Amiens, the department capital (general information: Machy is 162 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Valloires abbey at 9 km and Le Crotoy at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Machy, 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 Machy 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 Machy


Markets in and near Machy

  • Rue: market Saturday (10km)
  • Le Crotoy: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (14km)
  • Saint-Valery-sur-Somme: market Sunday (16km)
  • Abbeville: market Thursday & Saturday (18km)
  • Hesdin: market Thursday (20km)
  • Berck: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday (22km)
  • Cayeux-sur-Mer: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (24km)
  • Cucq: market Sunday - seasonal market only (27km)
  • Cucq: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Etaples: market Tuesday & Friday (29km)

More information about Machy, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Machy, France

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


  • Mareis (30km)

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Beffroi de Rue (Belfries of Belgium and France) (9km)
  • Beffroi d'Abbeville (Belfries of Belgium and France) (18km)
  • Beffroi de Saint-Riquier (Belfries of Belgium and France) (19km)
  • Beffroi d'Hesdin (Belfries of Belgium and France) (20km)
  • Beffroi de Doullens (Belfries of Belgium and France) (41km)
  • Beffroi de Lucheux (Belfries of Belgium and France) (44km)
  • Beffroi d'Amiens (Belfries of Belgium and France) (55km)
  • Amiens Cathedral (55km)
  • Beffroi d'Aire-sur-la-Lys (Belfries of Belgium and France) (59km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Saulve (Montreuil-sur-Mer) (22km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Valloires (9km)
  • Herbarium des remparts (15km)
  • Le jardin des Lianes (17km)
  • Jardin du château de Maizicourt (24km)
  • Parc et roseraie du château de Rambures (34km)
  • Parc du château de Sericourt (37km)
  • Le clos Alexandre (55km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Crécy (4km)
  • Parc du Marquenterre (16km)
  • Pointe du Hourdel (18km)
  • Réserve naturelle de la Baie de Somme (19km)
  • Forêt d'Hesdin (21km)
  • Baie d'Authie (21km)
  • Hable-d'Ault (27km)
  • Réserve naturelle de la Baie de Canche (34km)
  • Dunes d'Écault (46km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Parc Bagatelle (23km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Forest-l'Abbaye (8km)
  • Saint-Josse (24km)
  • Boubers-sur-Canche (31km)
  • Le Touquet (31km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Machy

Canton: Rue

Arrondissement: Abbeville

Department: Somme

Region: Picardy

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 80150

Distance to Machy

from Amiens (prefecture): 62 km

from Paris: 162 km

from Calais: 76 km

from Nice: 839 km

from Bordeaux: 630 km

from Strasbourg: 469 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arry, Bernay-en-Ponthieu, Crecy-en-Ponthieu, Forest-Montiers, Ligescourt, Machiel, Regniere-Ecluse, Vironchaux and Vron.

This page in French: Visiter Machy

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