Marquaix tourism and travel guide

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Visit Marquaix: highlights and tourist information

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Marquaix is situated in the Somme department and Picardy region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 47 kilometres from Amiens, the department capital (general information: Marquaix is 132 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Peronne at 10 km and Saint-Quentin at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Marquaix, 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 Marquaix 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 Marquaix

Markets in and near Marquaix

  • Peronne: market Saturday (10km)
  • Saint-Quentin: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (19km)
  • Ham: market Saturday (22km)
  • Bapaume: market Friday (24km)
  • Fresnoy-le-Grand: market Monday (25km)
  • Cambrai: market Wednesday & Saturday (28km)
  • Bohain-en-Vermandois: market Friday (28km)
  • Rosieres-en-Santerre: market Tuesday (31km)
  • Albert: market Saturday (31km)
  • Caudry: market Tuesday & Friday (31km)

More information about Marquaix, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Marquaix, France

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

Heritage sites

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (20km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château (45km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle des Marais d'Isle (20km)
  • Réserve naturelle des Landes de Versigny (44km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Guyencourt-Saulcourt (6km)
  • Gauchy (20km)
  • Mastaing (43km)
  • Vivaise (50km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Marquaix

Canton: Roisel

Arrondissement: Péronne

Department: Somme

Region: Picardy

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 80240

Distance to Marquaix

from Amiens (prefecture): 47 km

from Paris: 132 km

from Calais: 141 km

from Nice: 764 km

from Bordeaux: 631 km

from Strasbourg: 371 km

Getting here

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

We have 19 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aizecourt-le-Bas, Bernes, Bouvincourt-en-Vermandois, Buire-Courcelles, Cartigny, Driencourt, Guyencourt-Saulcourt, Hancourt, Hervilly, Hesbecourt, Jeancourt, Lieramont, Longavesnes, Roisel, Templeux-la-Fosse, Templeux-le-Guerard, Tincourt-Boucly, Vendelles and Villers-Faucon.

This page in French: Visiter Marquaix