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Marquaix tourism and travel guide

Photo of Marquaix in Somme

Photo is of Peronne at 10 km from Marquaix

Visit Marquaix: highlights and tourist information

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Marquaix is situated in the Somme department and Hauts-de-France region.

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

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!

Peronne

Peronne

at 10 km (direction west)

The town of Péronne is above all known for its impressive Museum...

See Peronne guide
Saint-Quentin

Saint-Quentin

at 19 km (direction east-south-east), in the Aisne department

In the central square in Saint-Quentin, the 16th century town hall is...

See Saint-Quentin guide
Cambrai

Cambrai

at 27 km (direction north-east), in the Nord department

Remarkably for the town that was the site of the...

See Cambrai guide
Noyon

Noyon

at 41 km (direction south-south-west), in the Oise department

The medieval centre of Noyon is dominated by its cathedral...

See Noyon guide
 
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Arras Carriere Wellington

Arras Carriere Wellington

Monument at 43 km (direction north-west), in the Pas-de-Calais department

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

See Arras Carriere Wellington guide
Arras

Arras

at 43 km (direction north-west), in the Pas-de-Calais department

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

See Arras guide
Ourscamp abbey

Ourscamp abbey

Abbey at 45 km (direction south-south-west), in the Oise department

Ourscamp abbey is an abbey in Picardy, now in ruins and...

See Ourscamp abbey guide
Douai

Douai

at 47 km (direction south-south-west), in the Nord department

Douai has a pleasant old town and one of...

See Douai guide
Le Quesnoy

Le Quesnoy

at 53 km (direction east-north-east), in the Nord department

Le Quesnoy is best known for the promenade around the impressive...

See Le Quesnoy guide
Maroilles

Maroilles

at 54 km (direction east-north-east), in the Nord department

It is the riverside setting and the buildings that...

See Maroilles guide
Forest of Mormal

Forest of Mormal

at 55 km (direction east-north-east), in the Nord department

Mormal forest is the largest forest in the region and...

See Forest of Mormal guide
Laon

Laon

at 58 km (direction south-east), in the Aisne department

The cathedral in Laon is an astonishing early gothic masterpiece, and...

See Laon guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Somme

Map of places to visit near Marquaix

 
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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

What to do at Marquaix? 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)
 
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Geography and distances

Marquaix is in the north of France at 47 kilometres from Amiens, the department capital (general information: Marquaix is 132 kilometres from Paris).

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

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

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