Maison-Ponthieu tourism and travel guide

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Visit Maison-Ponthieu: highlights and tourist information

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Maison-Ponthieu is situated in the Somme department and Picardy region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 45 kilometres from Amiens, the department capital (general information: Maison-Ponthieu is 152 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Les Jardins de Maizicourt at 6 km and Saint-Riquier at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Maison-Ponthieu, 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 Maison-Ponthieu in Hauts-de-France.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Maison-Ponthieu

Markets in and near Maison-Ponthieu

  • Abbeville: market Thursday & Saturday (18km)
  • Hesdin: market Thursday (19km)
  • Saint-Ouen: market Sunday (19km)
  • Frevent: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Doullens: market Thursday (22km)
  • Rue: market Saturday (28km)
  • Le Crotoy: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (29km)
  • Saint-Valery-sur-Somme: market Sunday (29km)
  • Fruges: market Saturday (35km)
  • Amiens: market Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & all day (39km)

More information about Maison-Ponthieu, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Maison-Ponthieu, France

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

Aquarium

  • Mareis (45km)

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Beffroi de Saint-Riquier (Belfries of Belgium and France) (10km)
  • Beffroi d'Abbeville (Belfries of Belgium and France) (18km)
  • Beffroi d'Hesdin (Belfries of Belgium and France) (19km)
  • Beffroi de Doullens (Belfries of Belgium and France) (22km)
  • Beffroi de Lucheux (Belfries of Belgium and France) (26km)
  • Beffroi de Rue (Belfries of Belgium and France) (27km)
  • Beffroi d'Amiens (Belfries of Belgium and France) (39km)
  • Amiens Cathedral (39km)
  • Beffroi de Béthune (Belfries of Belgium and France) (56km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Saulve (Montreuil-sur-Mer) (35km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du château de Maizicourt (6km)
  • Le jardin des Lianes (12km)
  • Parc du château de Sericourt (22km)
  • Jardins de Valloires (22km)
  • Herbarium des remparts (29km)
  • Parc et roseraie du château de Rambures (35km)
  • Le clos Alexandre (39km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Crécy (15km)
  • Forêt d'Hesdin (21km)
  • Parc du Marquenterre (34km)
  • Pointe du Hourdel (34km)
  • Réserve naturelle de la Baie de Somme (36km)
  • Baie d'Authie (39km)
  • Hable-d'Ault (40km)
  • Montagne de Montenoy (41km)
  • Réserve naturelle de l'Étang Saint-Ladre (46km)
  • Réserve naturelle de la Baie de Canche (49km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Parc Bagatelle (40km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Forest-l'Abbaye (15km)
  • Boubers-sur-Canche (17km)
  • Saint-Josse (40km)
  • Le Touquet (47km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Maison-Ponthieu

Canton: Crécy-en-Ponthieu

Arrondissement: Abbeville

Department: Somme

Region: Picardy

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 80150

Distance to Maison-Ponthieu

from Amiens (prefecture): 45 km

from Paris: 152 km

from Calais: 84 km

from Nice: 824 km

from Bordeaux: 628 km

from Strasbourg: 451 km

Getting here

Maison-Ponthieu 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 Maison-Ponthieu from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Agenville, Auxi-le-Chateau, Bernatre, Brailly-Cornehotte, Conteville, Domleger-Longvillers, Gueschart, Hiermont, Le Ponchel, Neuilly-le-Dien, Noyelles-en-Chaussee, Vitz-sur-Authie, Willencourt, Yvrench and Yvrencheux.

This page in French: Visiter Maison-Ponthieu