Poix-de-Picardie tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Amiens Cathedral at 26 km from Poix-de-Picardie

Visit Poix-de-Picardie: highlights and tourist information

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

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Poix-de-Picardie in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Amiens Cathedral at 26 km and Amiens at 26 km.

Poix-de-Picardie, France: places to visit and attractions

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

Amiens Cathedral

Amiens Cathedral

Cathedral at 26 km (direction east-north-east)

The 13th century cathedral in Amiens is a fabulous example of gothic...

See Amiens Cathedral guide
Amiens

Amiens

at 26 km (direction east-north-east)

As well as the remarkabe gothic style cathedral which attracts most visitors,...

See Amiens guide
Gerberoy

Gerberoy

Most Beautiful Village at 28 km (direction south-south-west), in the Oise department

The 18th century cottages and pretty gardens, and a radical transformation during...

See Gerberoy guide
Abbeville

Abbeville

at 38 km (direction north-north-west)

Abbeville makes a pleasant detour when you are exploring the Baie de...

See Abbeville guide
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Beauvais

Beauvais

at 39 km (direction south-south-east), in the Oise department

In Beauvais you can see the important (if often rebuilt and renovated)...

See Beauvais guide
Parc Saint-Paul

Parc Saint-Paul

Theme Park at 39 km (direction south), in the Oise department

Parc Saint Paul is one of the most popular theme parks in...

See Parc Saint-Paul guide
Saint-Riquier

Saint-Riquier

at 40 km (direction south)

The small Picardy village of Saint-Riquier includes an attractive benedictine abbey church,...

See Saint-Riquier guide
Les Jardins de Maizicourt

Les Jardins de Maizicourt

Garden at 48 km (direction north-north-east)

Beautiful garden to visit in the Somme department in northern France...

See Les Jardins de Maizicourt guide
Eu

Eu

at 51 km (direction west-north-west), in the Seine-Maritime department

The red-brick castle, built in the 16th century, is the main attraction...

See Eu guide
Saint-Valery-sur-Somme

Saint-Valery-sur-Somme

at 53 km (direction north-west)

Saint-Valery-sur-Somme is one of the nicest towns in the region, especially the...

See Saint-Valery-sur-Somme guide
Ault

Ault

at 53 km (direction west-north-west)

Ault is a small seaside town near the chalk cliffs of the...

See Ault guide
Mers-les-Bains

Mers-les-Bains

at 54 km (direction west-north-west)

Attractive seaside town with lots of Belle-Epoque villas...

See Mers-les-Bains guide
Le Treport

Le Treport

at 54 km (direction west-north-west), in the Seine-Maritime department

The highlight of a visit to the active port town of Le...

See Le Treport guide
Le Crotoy

Le Crotoy

Seaside resort at 55 km (direction north-west)

The long sandy beach is the main attraction in Le Crotoy, and...

See Le Crotoy guide

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Markets in and near Poix-de-Picardie

Market days in Poix-de-Picardie: weekly market: Sunday;

  • Poix-de-Picardie: market Sunday (0km)
  • Aumale: market Saturday (17km)
  • Formerie: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Amiens: market Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & all day (26km)
  • Saint-Ouen: market Sunday (31km)
  • Blangy-sur-Bresle: market Sunday (31km)
  • Moreuil: market Tuesday (36km)
  • Forges-les-Eaux: market Thursday & Sunday (37km)
  • Gournay-en-Bray: market Tuesday & Friday (37km)
  • Abbeville: market Thursday & Saturday (39km)

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Tourist attractions near Poix-de-Picardie, France

What to do at Poix-de-Picardie? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Poix-de-Picardie.

Heritage sites

  • Amiens Cathedral (26km)
  • Beffroi d'Amiens (Belfries of Belgium and France) (26km)
  • Folleville église Saint-Jacques-le-Majeur-et-Saint-Jean-Baptiste (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (29km)
  • Beffroi d'Abbeville (Belfries of Belgium and France) (39km)
  • Beffroi de Saint-Riquier (Belfries of Belgium and France) (40km)
  • Beffroi de Doullens (Belfries of Belgium and France) (49km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Forges-les-Eaux (36km)
  • Eu (51km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Saint Pierre (Beauvais) (39km)
  • Abbaye Saint Germer de Fly (Saint-Germer-de-Fly) (40km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Digeon (12km)
  • Le clos Alexandre (26km)
  • Parc et roseraie du château de Rambures (29km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Montagne de Montenoy (7km)
  • Réserve naturelle de l'Étang Saint-Ladre (30km)
  • Hortillonnages d'Amiens (31km)
  • Forêt du Parc de Saint-Quentin (36km)
  • Plan d'eau du Canada (36km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale des Larris et Tourbières de Saint-Pierre-es-Champs (43km)
  • Forêt de Hez-Froidmont (50km)
  • Hable-d'Ault (55km)

Amusement park / theme park

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Mureaumont (22km)
  • Beauvais (39km)
  • Remerangles (42km)
 
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Geography and distances

Poix-de-Picardie is in the north of France at 33 kilometres from Amiens, the department capital (general information: Poix-de-Picardie is 106 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Poix-de-Picardie

Canton: Poix-de-Picardie

Arrondissement: Amiens

Department: Somme

Region: Picardy

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 80290

Distance to Poix-de-Picardie

from Amiens (prefecture): 33 km

from Paris: 106 km

from Calais: 131 km

from Nice: 786 km

from Bordeaux: 582 km

from Strasbourg: 439 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 Poix-de-Picardie from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 21 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bergicourt, Blangy-sous-Poix, Brassy, Bussy-les-Poix, Croixrault, Eplessier, Equennes-Eramecourt, Famechon, Fremontiers, Fricamps, Guizancourt, Lachapelle, Lamaronde, Mereaucourt, Moyencourt-les-Poix, Sainte-Segree, Saulchoy-sous-Poix, Sentelie, Thieulloy-l'Abbaye, Thieulloy-la-Ville and Vraignes-les-Hornoy.

This page in French: Visiter Poix-de-Picardie

 
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