Monsures tourism and travel guide

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Visit Monsures: highlights and tourist information

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Monsures is situated in the Somme department and Picardy region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 26 kilometres from Amiens, the department capital (general information: Monsures is 96 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Amiens Cathedral at 23 km and Amiens at 23 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Monsures, 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 Monsures 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 Monsures

Markets in and near Monsures

  • Poix-de-Picardie: market Sunday (15km)
  • Amiens: market Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & all day (23km)
  • Moreuil: market Tuesday (24km)
  • Saint-Just-en-Chaussee: market Tuesday (29km)
  • Montdidier: market Thursday (30km)
  • Aumale: market Saturday (31km)
  • Beauvais: market Wednesday all day & Saturday all day (32km)
  • Formerie: market Wednesday (32km)
  • Corbie: market Friday (33km)
  • Bresles: market Thursday (34km)

More information about Monsures, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Monsures, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Forges-les-Eaux (46km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Beauvais) (31km)
  • Abbaye Saint Germer de Fly (Saint-Germer-de-Fly) (41km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le clos Alexandre (23km)
  • Parc du château de Digeon (26km)
  • Parc et roseraie du château de Rambures (44km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Montagne de Montenoy (20km)
  • Hortillonnages d'Amiens (20km)
  • Réserve naturelle de l'Étang Saint-Ladre (22km)
  • Plan d'eau du Canada (30km)
  • Forêt du Parc de Saint-Quentin (30km)
  • Forêt de Hez-Froidmont (38km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale des Larris et Tourbières de Saint-Pierre-es-Champs (44km)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Mureaumont (30km)
  • Remerangles (30km)
  • Beauvais (32km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Monsures

Canton: Conty

Arrondissement: Amiens

Department: Somme

Region: Picardy

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 80160

Distance to Monsures

from Amiens (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 96 km

from Calais: 140 km

from Nice: 772 km

from Bordeaux: 580 km

from Strasbourg: 424 km

Getting here

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

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Belleuse, Blancfosse, Bonneuil-les-Eaux, Bosquel, Contre, Conty, Croissy-sur-Celle, Essertaux, Flechy, Fleury, Fontaine-Bonneleau, Fransures, Gouy-les-Groseillers, Lavacquerie, Rogy, Tilloy-les-Conty and Velennes.

This page in French: Visiter Monsures