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Thiepval tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Peronne at 22 km from Thiepval

Visit Thiepval: highlights and tourist information

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Thiepval is situated in the Somme department and Hauts-de-France region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Peronne at 22 km and Arras at 26 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Thiepval, 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 Thiepval in Hauts-de-France.

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

Peronne

Peronne

at 22 km (direction east-south-east)

The town of Péronne is above all known for...

See Peronne guide
Arras

Arras

at 26 km (direction north-north-east), in the Pas-de-Calais department

The belfry and the large number of baroque style houses make the...

See Arras guide
Arras Carriere Wellington

Arras Carriere Wellington

Monument at 26 km (direction north-north-east), in the Pas-de-Calais department

The Carrière Wellington museum in Arras is a series of tunnels that...

See Arras Carriere Wellington guide
Amiens

Amiens

at 33 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Amiens guide
 
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Amiens Cathedral

Amiens Cathedral

Cathedral at 33 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Amiens Cathedral guide
Les Jardins de Sericourt

Les Jardins de Sericourt

Garden at 38 km (direction west-north-west), in the Pas-de-Calais department

Beautiful garden to visit in the village of Sericourt....

See Les Jardins de Sericourt guide
Cambrai

Cambrai

at 40 km (direction east-north-east), in the Nord department

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

See Cambrai guide
Les Jardins de Maizicourt

Les Jardins de Maizicourt

Garden at 44 km (direction west-north-west)

Beautiful garden to visit in the Somme department in northern...

See Les Jardins de Maizicourt guide
Douai

Douai

at 45 km (direction north-east), in the Nord department

Douai has a pleasant old town and one of...

See Douai guide
Saint-Quentin

Saint-Quentin

at 48 km (direction east-south-east), in the Aisne department

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

See Saint-Quentin guide
The Jardin des Lianes

The Jardin des Lianes

Garden at 55 km (direction west-north-west), in the Pas-de-Calais department

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

See The Jardin des Lianes guide

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

Map of places to visit near Thiepval

 
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Markets in and near Thiepval

  • Albert: market Saturday (6km)
  • Bapaume: market Friday (13km)
  • Corbie: market Friday (21km)
  • Peronne: market Saturday (22km)
  • Arras: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (27km)
  • Rosieres-en-Santerre: market Tuesday (27km)
  • Doullens: market Thursday (27km)
  • Amiens: market Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & all day (33km)
  • Moreuil: market Tuesday (34km)
  • Frevent: market Tuesday (38km)

More information about Thiepval, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Thiepval, France

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

Heritage sites

Churches and religious monuments

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

Remarkable gardens

  • Le clos Alexandre (33km)
  • Parc du château de Sericourt (38km)
  • Jardin du château de Maizicourt (44km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle de l'Étang Saint-Ladre (31km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (47km)
  • Réserve naturelle des Marais d'Isle (50km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (55km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (57km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Guyencourt-Saulcourt (28km)
  • Boubers-sur-Canche (42km)
  • Gauchy (49km)
  • Mastaing (52km)
 
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Geography and distances

Thiepval is in the north of France at 27 kilometres from Amiens, the department capital (general information: Thiepval is 135 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Thiepval

Canton: Albert

Arrondissement: Péronne

Department: Somme

Region: Picardy

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 80300

Distance to Thiepval

from Amiens (prefecture): 27 km

from Paris: 135 km

from Calais: 116 km

from Nice: 787 km

from Bordeaux: 630 km

from Strasbourg: 401 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 Thiepval from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 19 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Albert, Auchonvillers, Authuille, Aveluy, Bazentin, Beaucourt-sur-l'Ancre, Beaumont-Hamel, Bouzincourt, Contalmaison, Courcelette, Englebelmer, Grandcourt, Irles, Martinpuich, Mesnil-Martinsart, Miraumont, Montauban-de-Picardie, Pozieres and Pys.

This page in French: Visiter Thiepval

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