Ponthoile tourism and travel guide

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Visit Ponthoile: highlights and tourist information

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Ponthoile is situated in the Somme department and Picardy region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 62 kilometres from Amiens, the department capital (general information: Ponthoile is 158 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Le Crotoy at 6 km and Saint-Valery-sur-Somme at 6 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Ponthoile, 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 Ponthoile 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 Ponthoile

Markets in and near Ponthoile

  • Le Crotoy: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (6km)
  • Rue: market Saturday (7km)
  • Saint-Valery-sur-Somme: market Sunday (7km)
  • Abbeville: market Thursday & Saturday (15km)
  • Cayeux-sur-Mer: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (16km)
  • Berck: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday (23km)
  • Eu: market Friday (28km)
  • Mers-les-Bains: market Thursday & Monday (28km)
  • Hesdin: market Thursday (29km)
  • Le Treport: market Tuesday & Saturday (29km)

More information about Ponthoile, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Ponthoile, France

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

Aquarium

  • Mareis (34km)
  • Estran Cité de la mer (55km)

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Beffroi de Rue (Belfries of Belgium and France) (7km)
  • Beffroi d'Abbeville (Belfries of Belgium and France) (15km)
  • Beffroi de Saint-Riquier (Belfries of Belgium and France) (19km)
  • Beffroi d'Hesdin (Belfries of Belgium and France) (29km)
  • Beffroi de Doullens (Belfries of Belgium and France) (45km)
  • Beffroi d'Amiens (Belfries of Belgium and France) (55km)
  • Amiens Cathedral (55km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Saulve (Montreuil-sur-Mer) (28km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Herbarium des remparts (6km)
  • Jardins de Valloires (17km)
  • Le jardin des Lianes (26km)
  • Parc et roseraie du château de Rambures (27km)
  • Jardin du château de Maizicourt (29km)
  • Parc du château de Sericourt (44km)
  • Le clos Alexandre (55km)
  • Jardin de Miromesnil (59km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Crécy (9km)
  • Pointe du Hourdel (10km)
  • Parc du Marquenterre (11km)
  • Réserve naturelle de la Baie de Somme (13km)
  • Hable-d'Ault (18km)
  • Baie d'Authie (22km)
  • Forêt d'Hesdin (30km)
  • Réserve naturelle de la Baie de Canche (38km)
  • Montagne de Montenoy (46km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Parc Bagatelle (25km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Forest-l'Abbaye (8km)
  • Saint-Josse (28km)
  • Le Touquet (35km)
  • Boubers-sur-Canche (38km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Ponthoile

Canton: Nouvion

Arrondissement: Abbeville

Department: Somme

Region: Picardy

Postcode: 80860

Distance to Ponthoile

from Amiens (prefecture): 62 km

from Paris: 158 km

from Calais: 82 km

from Nice: 837 km

from Bordeaux: 622 km

from Strasbourg: 473 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bernay-en-Ponthieu, Favieres, Forest-Montiers, Le Crotoy, Nouvion, Noyelles-sur-Mer, Sailly-Flibeaucourt and Saint-Valery-sur-Somme.

This page in French: Visiter Ponthoile