Peronne tourism and travel guide

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Visit Peronne: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: The town of Péronne is above all known for its impressive Museum commemorating life in the Somme during the First World War

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Peronne. For detailed visitor information see the Peronne travel guide.

Peronne is situated in the Somme department and Picardy region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 37 kilometres from Amiens, the department capital (general information: Peronne is 127 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Cambrai at 33 km and Noyon at 39 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Peronne, 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 Peronne 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 Peronne

Markets in and near Peronne

Market days in Peronne: weekly market: Saturday;

  • Peronne: market Saturday (0km)
  • Bapaume: market Friday (20km)
  • Rosieres-en-Santerre: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Albert: market Saturday (22km)
  • Ham: market Saturday (23km)
  • Saint-Quentin: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (27km)
  • Roye: market Friday (28km)
  • Corbie: market Friday (30km)
  • Cambrai: market Wednesday & Saturday (34km)
  • Fresnoy-le-Grand: market Monday (34km)

More information about Peronne, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Peronne, France

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

Heritage sites

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (28km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Sericourt (60km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle des Marais d'Isle (28km)
  • Réserve naturelle de l'Étang Saint-Ladre (41km)
  • Réserve naturelle des Landes de Versigny (50km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Guyencourt-Saulcourt (13km)
  • Gauchy (27km)
  • Mastaing (49km)
  • Vivaise (57km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Peronne

Canton: Péronne

Arrondissement: Péronne

Department: Somme

Region: Picardy

Postcode: 80200

Distance to Peronne

from Amiens (prefecture): 37 km

from Paris: 127 km

from Calais: 137 km

from Nice: 767 km

from Bordeaux: 625 km

from Strasbourg: 380 km

Getting here

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

We have 18 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aizecourt-le-Haut, Allaines, Barleux, Belloy-en-Santerre, Biaches, Bouchavesnes-Bergen, Brie, Buire-Courcelles, Bussu, Cartigny, Clery-sur-Somme, Doingt, Driencourt, Estrees-Mons, Eterpigny, Flaucourt, Mesnil-Bruntel and Villers-Carbonnel.

This page in French: Visiter Peronne