Rue tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Le Crotoy at 7 km from Rue

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Rue 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 Rue in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Le Crotoy at 7 km and The Bay of the Somme at 8 km.

Rue, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Le Crotoy

Le Crotoy

Seaside resort at 7 km (direction south-west)

The long sandy beach is the main attraction in Le Crotoy, and...

See Le Crotoy guide
The Bay of the Somme

The Bay of the Somme

Scenery at 8 km (direction south-west)

The Somme Bay is a large bay with a wide natural habitat...

See The Bay of the Somme guide
Saint-Valery-sur-Somme

Saint-Valery-sur-Somme

at 9 km (direction south-south-west)

Saint-Valery-sur-Somme is one of the nicest towns in the region, especially the...

See Saint-Valery-sur-Somme guide
Fort-Mahon-Plage

Fort-Mahon-Plage

Seaside resort at 11 km (direction north-west)

Both the beach itself and the resort of Fort-Mahon-Plage are among the...

See Fort-Mahon-Plage guide
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Valloires abbey

Valloires abbey

Abbey at 13 km (direction east-north-east)

Valloires abbey is an 18th century Cistercian abbey with formal gardens to...

See Valloires abbey guide
Abbeville

Abbeville

at 22 km (direction south-east)

Abbeville makes a pleasant detour when you are exploring the Baie de...

See Abbeville guide
Montreuil-sur-Mer

Montreuil-sur-Mer

at 23 km (direction north-north-east), in the Pas-de-Calais department

The historic centre of the fortified town of Montreuil is lovely to...

See Montreuil-sur-Mer guide
Ault

Ault

at 24 km (direction south-west)

Ault is a small seaside town near the chalk cliffs of the...

See Ault guide
Saint-Riquier

Saint-Riquier

at 25 km (direction east-south-east)

The small Picardy village of Saint-Riquier includes an attractive benedictine abbey church,...

See Saint-Riquier guide
The Jardin des Lianes

The Jardin des Lianes

Garden at 27 km (direction east), in the Pas-de-Calais department

The Jardin des Lianes is one of our favourite gardens in this...

See The Jardin des Lianes guide
Le Touquet

Le Touquet

Seaside resort at 28 km (direction north-north-west), in the Pas-de-Calais department

Upmarket Le Touquet is probably the most popular of the coastal resorts...

See Le Touquet guide
Mers-les-Bains

Mers-les-Bains

at 30 km (direction south-west)

Attractive seaside town with lots of Belle-Epoque villas...

See Mers-les-Bains guide
Eu

Eu

at 30 km (direction south-west), in the Seine-Maritime department

The red-brick castle, built in the 16th century, is the main attraction...

See Eu guide
Le Treport

Le Treport

at 31 km (direction south-west), in the Seine-Maritime department

The highlight of a visit to the active port town of Le...

See Le Treport guide

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Markets in and near Rue

Market days in Rue: weekly market: Saturday;

  • Rue: market Saturday (0km)
  • Le Crotoy: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (6km)
  • Saint-Valery-sur-Somme: market Sunday (10km)
  • Cayeux-sur-Mer: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (16km)
  • Berck: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday (17km)
  • Abbeville: market Thursday & Saturday (21km)
  • Cucq: market Sunday - seasonal market only (24km)
  • Cucq: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Etaples: market Tuesday & Friday (27km)
  • Hesdin: market Thursday (29km)

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Tourist attractions near Rue, France

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

Aquarium

  • Mareis (28km)
  • Estran Cité de la mer (56km)

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Beffroi de Rue (Belfries of Belgium and France) (0km)
  • Beffroi d'Abbeville (Belfries of Belgium and France) (22km)
  • Beffroi de Saint-Riquier (Belfries of Belgium and France) (25km)
  • Beffroi d'Hesdin (Belfries of Belgium and France) (29km)
  • Beffroi d'Amiens (Belfries of Belgium and France) (61km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Saulve (Montreuil-sur-Mer) (23km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Herbarium des remparts (9km)
  • Jardins de Valloires (14km)
  • Le jardin des Lianes (27km)
  • Jardin du château de Maizicourt (34km)
  • Parc et roseraie du château de Rambures (34km)
  • Le clos Alexandre (61km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Parc du Marquenterre (6km)
  • Pointe du Hourdel (9km)
  • Réserve naturelle de la Baie de Somme (9km)
  • Forêt de Crécy (12km)
  • Baie d'Authie (15km)
  • Hable-d'Ault (19km)
  • Forêt d'Hesdin (29km)
  • Réserve naturelle de la Baie de Canche (31km)
  • Dunes d'Écault (44km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Parc Bagatelle (18km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Forest-l'Abbaye (13km)
  • Saint-Josse (22km)
  • Le Touquet (28km)
  • Boubers-sur-Canche (40km)
 
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Geography and distances

Rue is in the north of France at 69 kilometres from Amiens, the department capital (general information: Rue is 165 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Rue

Canton: Rue

Arrondissement: Abbeville

Department: Somme

Region: Picardy

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 80120

Distance to Rue

from Amiens (prefecture): 69 km

from Paris: 165 km

from Calais: 77 km

from Nice: 844 km

from Bordeaux: 627 km

from Strasbourg: 478 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 Rue from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arry, Bernay-en-Ponthieu, Favieres, Forest-Montiers, Le Crotoy, Quend, Saint-Quentin-en-Tourmont, Vercourt, Villers-sur-Authie and Vron.

This page in French: Visiter Rue

 
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