Poix-de-Picardie tourism and travel guide

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Visit Poix-de-Picardie: highlights and tourist information

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Poix-de-Picardie is situated in the Somme department and Picardy region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 33 kilometres from Amiens, the department capital (general information: Poix-de-Picardie is 106 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Amiens Cathedral at 26 km and Amiens at 26 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Poix-de-Picardie, 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 Poix-de-Picardie 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 Poix-de-Picardie

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)

More information about Poix-de-Picardie, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Poix-de-Picardie, France

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)
 
 

Geography and distances

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

Poix-de-Picardie 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 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