Sancourt tourism and travel guide

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Visit Sancourt: highlights and tourist information

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Sancourt is situated in the Somme department and Picardy region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 47 kilometres from Amiens, the department capital (general information: Sancourt is 114 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Peronne at 19 km and Saint-Quentin at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Sancourt, 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 Sancourt in Hauts-de-France.

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


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Somme

Map of places to visit near Sancourt

Markets in and near Sancourt

  • Ham: market Saturday (4km)
  • Peronne: market Saturday (19km)
  • Saint-Quentin: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (19km)
  • Roye: market Friday (20km)
  • Chauny: market Friday (22km)
  • Noyon: market Saturday (22km)
  • Tergnier: market Thursday & Sunday (22km)
  • Rosieres-en-Santerre: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Origny-Sainte-Benoite: market Thursday (33km)
  • Fresnoy-le-Grand: market Monday (33km)

More information about Sancourt, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Sancourt, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Chateau Coucy (34km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (37km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Compiègne (43km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle des Marais d'Isle (21km)
  • Réserve naturelle des Landes de Versigny (33km)
  • Forêt de Laigue (36km)
  • Mont Ganelon (38km)
  • Forêt de Compiègne (43km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Gauchy (17km)
  • Guyencourt-Saulcourt (25km)
  • Vivaise (41km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Sancourt

Canton: Ham

Arrondissement: Péronne

Department: Somme

Region: Picardy

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 80400

Distance to Sancourt

from Amiens (prefecture): 47 km

from Paris: 114 km

from Calais: 156 km

from Nice: 748 km

from Bordeaux: 613 km

from Strasbourg: 367 km

Getting here

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

We have 23 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aubigny-Aux-Kaisnes, Bethencourt-sur-Somme, Buverchy, Croix-Moligneaux, Douilly, Eppeville, Foreste, Germaine, Grecourt, Ham, Hombleux, Lanchy, Matigny, Muille-Villette, Offoy, Pithon, Quivieres, Sommette-Eaucourt, Ugny-l'Equipee, Villecourt, Villers-Saint-Christophe, Voyennes and Y.

This page in French: Visiter Sancourt