Thiepval tourism and travel guide

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Visit Thiepval: highlights and tourist information

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Thiepval is situated in the Somme department and Picardy region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 27 kilometres from Amiens, the department capital (general information: Thiepval is 135 kilometres from Paris).

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

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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!


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

Map of places to visit near Thiepval

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

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)

Geography and distances

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

Thiepval 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 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