Potte tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Peronne at 15 km from Potte

Visit Potte: highlights and tourist information

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Potte 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 Potte in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Peronne at 15 km and Noyon at 25 km.

Potte, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 15 km (direction north-north-east)

The town of Péronne is above all known for its impressive Museum...

See Peronne guide


at 25 km (direction south-south-east), in the Oise department

The medieval centre of Noyon is dominated by its cathedral in the...

See Noyon guide


at 28 km (direction east), in the Aisne department

In the central square in Saint-Quentin, the 16th century town hall is...

See Saint-Quentin guide
Ourscamp abbey

Ourscamp abbey

Abbey at 28 km (direction south-south-east), in the Oise department

Ourscamp abbey is an abbey in Picardy, now in ruins and surrounded...

See Ourscamp abbey guide


at 43 km (direction south-south-west), in the Oise department

In Compiegne you can visit the palace, several museums, and other interesting...

See Compiegne guide
Amiens Cathedral

Amiens Cathedral

Cathedral at 44 km (direction west)

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

See Amiens Cathedral guide


at 45 km (direction west)

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

See Amiens guide


at 47 km (direction north-east), in the Nord department

Remarkably for the town that was the site of the world's first...

See Cambrai guide


at 50 km (direction south), in the Oise department

In Pierrefonds village visit one of the most lovely castles in northern...

See Pierrefonds guide


at 55 km (direction south-east), in the Aisne department

In Soissons you can explore the abbey and the cathedral before taking...

See Soissons guide

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Markets in and near Potte

  • Roye: market Friday (14km)
  • Ham: market Saturday (14km)
  • Rosieres-en-Santerre: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Peronne: market Saturday (15km)
  • Noyon: market Saturday (25km)
  • Saint-Quentin: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (28km)
  • Montdidier: market Thursday (29km)
  • Albert: market Saturday (29km)
  • Moreuil: market Tuesday (30km)
  • Chauny: market Friday (30km)

More information about Potte, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Potte, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Chateau Coucy (43km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (40km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Compiègne (43km)
  • Le clos Alexandre (45km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle des Marais d'Isle (30km)
  • Forêt de Laigue (38km)
  • Mont Ganelon (38km)
  • Réserve naturelle de l'Étang Saint-Ladre (38km)
  • Réserve naturelle des Landes de Versigny (44km)
  • Forêt de Compiègne (45km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Guyencourt-Saulcourt (26km)
  • Gauchy (26km)
  • Remerangles (59km)

Geography and distances

Potte is in the north of France at 36 kilometres from Amiens, the department capital (general information: Potte is 112 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Potte

Canton: Nesle

Arrondissement: Péronne

Department: Somme

Region: Picardy

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 80190

Distance to Potte

from Amiens (prefecture): 36 km

from Paris: 112 km

from Calais: 148 km

from Nice: 755 km

from Bordeaux: 611 km

from Strasbourg: 377 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 Potte from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 25 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bethencourt-sur-Somme, Cizancourt, Curchy, Ennemain, Epenancourt, Etalon, Falvy, Fresnes-Mazancourt, Herly, Hyencourt-le-Grand, Languevoisin-Quiquery, Licourt, Marchelepot, Mesnil-Saint-Nicaise, Misery, Morchain, Nesle, Omiecourt, Pargny, Pertain, Puzeaux, Rouy-le-Grand, Rouy-le-Petit, Villecourt and Voyennes.

This page in French: Visiter Potte