Pont-de-Metz tourism and travel guide

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Visit Pont-de-Metz: highlights and tourist information

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Pont-de-Metz is situated in the Somme department and Picardy region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 13 kilometres from Amiens, the department capital (general information: Pont-de-Metz is 114 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Amiens Cathedral at 5 km and Amiens at 5 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Pont-de-Metz, 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 Pont-de-Metz 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 Pont-de-Metz

Markets in and near Pont-de-Metz

  • Amiens: market Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & all day (5km)
  • Saint-Ouen: market Sunday (20km)
  • Corbie: market Friday (20km)
  • Moreuil: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Poix-de-Picardie: market Sunday (21km)
  • Doullens: market Thursday (31km)
  • Albert: market Saturday (33km)
  • Rosieres-en-Santerre: market Tuesday (34km)
  • Montdidier: market Thursday (35km)
  • Aumale: market Saturday (37km)

More information about Pont-de-Metz, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Pont-de-Metz, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Amiens Cathedral (5km)
  • Beffroi d'Amiens (Belfries of Belgium and France) (5km)
  • Folleville église Saint-Jacques-le-Majeur-et-Saint-Jean-Baptiste (monuments on French pilgrim routes) (24km)
  • Beffroi de Doullens (Belfries of Belgium and France) (32km)
  • Beffroi de Saint-Riquier (Belfries of Belgium and France) (35km)
  • Beffroi de Lucheux (Belfries of Belgium and France) (38km)
  • Beffroi d'Abbeville (Belfries of Belgium and France) (39km)
  • Arras citadelle (Vauban fortifications) (58km)
  • Beffroi de Rue (Belfries of Belgium and France) (60km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Valery-sur-Somme (56km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le clos Alexandre (5km)
  • Parc du château de Digeon (32km)
  • Jardin du château de Maizicourt (36km)
  • Parc et roseraie du château de Rambures (40km)
  • Herbarium des remparts (56km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle de l'Étang Saint-Ladre (10km)
  • Montagne de Montenoy (19km)
  • Hortillonnages d'Amiens (39km)
  • Forêt de Crécy (49km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Mureaumont (43km)
  • Forest-l'Abbaye (47km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Pont-de-Metz

Canton: Amiens 7e (Sud-Ouest)

Arrondissement: Amiens

Department: Somme

Region: Picardy

Postcode: 80480

Distance to Pont-de-Metz

from Amiens (prefecture): 13 km

from Paris: 114 km

from Calais: 122 km

from Nice: 786 km

from Bordeaux: 599 km

from Strasbourg: 425 km

Getting here

Pont-de-Metz 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 Pont-de-Metz 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, Amiens, Argoeuves, Bacouel-sur-Selle, Clairy-Saulchoix, Creuse, Dreuil-les-Amiens, Dury, Ferrieres, Guignemicourt, Saint-Fuscien, Saleux, Salouel, Saveuse and Vers-sur-Selles.

This page in French: Visiter Pont-de-Metz