Picquigny tourism and travel guide

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Visit Picquigny: highlights and tourist information

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Picquigny is situated in the Somme department and Picardy region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 21 kilometres from Amiens, the department capital (general information: Picquigny is 122 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Amiens at 12 km and Amiens Cathedral at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Picquigny, 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 Picquigny 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 Picquigny

Markets in and near Picquigny

  • Saint-Ouen: market Sunday (10km)
  • Amiens: market Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & all day (12km)
  • Poix-de-Picardie: market Sunday (22km)
  • Corbie: market Friday (27km)
  • Doullens: market Thursday (27km)
  • Abbeville: market Thursday & Saturday (29km)
  • Moreuil: market Tuesday (31km)
  • Aumale: market Saturday (34km)
  • Albert: market Saturday (37km)
  • Blangy-sur-Bresle: market Sunday (37km)

More information about Picquigny, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Picquigny, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Beffroi d'Amiens (Belfries of Belgium and France) (12km)
  • Amiens Cathedral (13km)
  • Beffroi de Saint-Riquier (Belfries of Belgium and France) (25km)
  • Beffroi de Doullens (Belfries of Belgium and France) (28km)
  • Beffroi d'Abbeville (Belfries of Belgium and France) (29km)
  • Folleville église Saint-Jacques-le-Majeur-et-Saint-Jean-Baptiste (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (34km)
  • Beffroi de Lucheux (Belfries of Belgium and France) (34km)
  • Beffroi de Rue (Belfries of Belgium and France) (50km)
  • Arras citadelle (Vauban fortifications) (58km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Valery-sur-Somme (46km)
  • Forges-les-Eaux (57km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le clos Alexandre (12km)
  • Jardin du château de Maizicourt (28km)
  • Parc du château de Digeon (29km)
  • Parc et roseraie du château de Rambures (31km)
  • Parc du château de Sericourt (41km)
  • Le jardin des Lianes (42km)
  • Herbarium des remparts (46km)
  • Jardins de Valloires (50km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Montagne de Montenoy (16km)
  • Réserve naturelle de l'Étang Saint-Ladre (20km)
  • Forêt de Crécy (39km)
  • Pointe du Hourdel (51km)
  • Parc du Marquenterre (54km)
  • Réserve naturelle de la Baie de Somme (55km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Forest-l'Abbaye (37km)
  • Boubers-sur-Canche (39km)
  • Mureaumont (44km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Picquigny

Canton: Picquigny

Arrondissement: Amiens

Department: Somme

Region: Picardy

Postcode: 80310

Distance to Picquigny

from Amiens (prefecture): 21 km

from Paris: 122 km

from Calais: 114 km

from Nice: 796 km

from Bordeaux: 603 km

from Strasbourg: 434 km

Getting here

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

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ailly-sur-Somme, Belloy-sur-Somme, Bourdon, Breilly, Cavillon, Crouy-Saint-Pierre, Ferrieres, Fourdrinoy, Hangest-sur-Somme, La Chaussee-Tirancourt, Saint-Sauveur, Saint-Vaast-en-Chaussee, Saisseval, Saveuse and Yzeux.

This page in French: Visiter Picquigny