Vaux-en-Amienois tourism and travel guide

Photo of Vaux-en-Amienois in Somme

Photo is of Amiens at 8 km from Vaux-en-Amienois

Visit Vaux-en-Amienois: highlights and tourist information

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Vaux-en-Amienois 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 Vaux-en-Amienois in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Amiens at 8 km and Amiens Cathedral at 8 km.

Vaux-en-Amienois, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 8 km (direction south-east)

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

See Amiens guide
Amiens Cathedral

Amiens Cathedral

Cathedral at 8 km (direction south-east)

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

See Amiens Cathedral guide
Les Jardins de Maizicourt

Les Jardins de Maizicourt

Garden at 28 km (direction north-north-west)

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

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at 29 km (direction west-north-west)

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

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at 33 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Abbeville 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....

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The Jardin des Lianes

The Jardin des Lianes

Garden at 42 km (direction north-north-west), in the Pas-de-Calais department

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

See The Jardin des Lianes guide


at 50 km (direction east)

The town of Péronne is above all known for its impressive Museum commemorating life...

See Peronne guide


at 51 km (direction west-north-west)

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

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at 52 km (direction east-north-east), in the Pas-de-Calais department

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

See Arras guide
Arras Carriere Wellington

Arras Carriere Wellington

Monument at 52 km (direction east-north-east), in the Pas-de-Calais department

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

See Arras Carriere Wellington guide
Le Crotoy

Le Crotoy

Seaside resort at 53 km (direction west-north-west)

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

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The Bay of the Somme

The Bay of the Somme

Scenery at 54 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See The Bay of the Somme guide
Valloires abbey

Valloires abbey

Abbey at 54 km (direction north-west)

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

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Markets in and near Vaux-en-Amienois

  • Amiens: market Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & all day (8km)
  • Saint-Ouen: market Sunday (12km)
  • Corbie: market Friday (20km)
  • Doullens: market Thursday (23km)
  • Moreuil: market Tuesday (27km)
  • Poix-de-Picardie: market Sunday (28km)
  • Albert: market Saturday (29km)
  • Abbeville: market Thursday & Saturday (34km)
  • Frevent: market Tuesday (35km)
  • Rosieres-en-Santerre: market Tuesday (36km)

More information about Vaux-en-Amienois, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Vaux-en-Amienois, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le clos Alexandre (8km)
  • Jardin du château de Maizicourt (28km)
  • Parc du château de Digeon (36km)
  • Parc du château de Sericourt (38km)
  • Parc et roseraie du château de Rambures (39km)
  • Le jardin des Lianes (42km)
  • Herbarium des remparts (51km)
  • Jardins de Valloires (53km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle de l'Étang Saint-Ladre (15km)
  • Montagne de Montenoy (23km)
  • Forêt de Crécy (43km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Boubers-sur-Canche (37km)
  • Forest-l'Abbaye (40km)
  • Mureaumont (50km)

Geography and distances

Vaux-en-Amienois is in the north of France at 15 kilometres from Amiens, the department capital (general information: Vaux-en-Amienois is 123 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Vaux-en-Amienois

Canton: Villers-Bocage

Arrondissement: Amiens

Department: Somme

Region: Picardy

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 80260

Distance to Vaux-en-Amienois

from Amiens (prefecture): 15 km

from Paris: 123 km

from Calais: 113 km

from Nice: 793 km

from Bordeaux: 608 km

from Strasbourg: 427 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 Vaux-en-Amienois from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ailly-sur-Somme, Argoeuves, Bertangles, Breilly, Coisy, Dreuil-les-Amiens, Flesselles, Montonvillers, Poulainville, Saint-Sauveur, Saint-Vaast-en-Chaussee, Vignacourt and Villers-Bocage.

This page in French: Visiter Vaux-en-Amienois