Pys tourism and travel guide

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Visit Pys: highlights and tourist information

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Pys 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: Pys is 140 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Peronne at 21 km and Arras at 22 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Pys, 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 Pys 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 Pys

Markets in and near Pys

  • Bapaume: market Friday (7km)
  • Albert: market Saturday (12km)
  • Peronne: market Saturday (21km)
  • Arras: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (23km)
  • Corbie: market Friday (26km)
  • Doullens: market Thursday (31km)
  • Rosieres-en-Santerre: market Tuesday (31km)
  • Cambrai: market Wednesday & Saturday (35km)
  • Avion: market Thursday (37km)
  • Lievin: market Wednesday & Sunday (37km)

More information about Pys, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Pys, France

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

Heritage sites

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (36km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le clos Alexandre (39km)
  • Parc du château de Sericourt (39km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle de l'Étang Saint-Ladre (37km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (41km)
  • Réserve naturelle des Marais d'Isle (47km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (49km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (51km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Guyencourt-Saulcourt (25km)
  • Boubers-sur-Canche (44km)
  • Mastaing (46km)
  • Gauchy (47km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Pys

Canton: Albert

Arrondissement: Péronne

Department: Somme

Region: Picardy

Postcode: 80300

Distance to Pys

from Amiens (prefecture): 33 km

from Paris: 140 km

from Calais: 115 km

from Nice: 788 km

from Bordeaux: 635 km

from Strasbourg: 398 km

Getting here

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

We have 19 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Achiet-le-Grand, Achiet-le-Petit, Beaucourt-sur-l'Ancre, Biefvillers-les-Bapaume, Bihucourt, Courcelette, Flers, Grandcourt, Grevillers, Irles, Le Sars, Ligny-Thilloy, Martinpuich, Miraumont, Pozieres, Puisieux, Sapignies, Thiepval and Warlencourt-Eaucourt.

This page in French: Visiter Pys