Villers-Bocage tourism and travel guide

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Visit Villers-Bocage: highlights and tourist information

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Villers-Bocage is situated in the Somme department and Picardy region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 14 kilometres from Amiens, the department capital (general information: Villers-Bocage is 126 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Amiens at 10 km and Amiens Cathedral at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Villers-Bocage, 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 Villers-Bocage in Hauts-de-France.

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


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Map of places to visit near Villers-Bocage

Markets in and near Villers-Bocage

  • Amiens: market Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & all day (10km)
  • Saint-Ouen: market Sunday (15km)
  • Corbie: market Friday (17km)
  • Doullens: market Thursday (18km)
  • Albert: market Saturday (24km)
  • Moreuil: market Tuesday (28km)
  • Frevent: market Tuesday (32km)
  • Poix-de-Picardie: market Sunday (34km)
  • Rosieres-en-Santerre: market Tuesday (34km)
  • Abbeville: market Thursday & Saturday (36km)

More information about Villers-Bocage, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Villers-Bocage, France

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

Heritage sites

Remarkable gardens

  • Le clos Alexandre (10km)
  • Jardin du château de Maizicourt (26km)
  • Parc du château de Sericourt (34km)
  • Le jardin des Lianes (41km)
  • Parc du château de Digeon (42km)
  • Parc et roseraie du château de Rambures (44km)
  • Jardins de Valloires (53km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle de l'Étang Saint-Ladre (16km)
  • Montagne de Montenoy (29km)
  • Forêt de Crécy (44km)
  • Forêt d'Hesdin (49km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Boubers-sur-Canche (33km)
  • Forest-l'Abbaye (42km)
  • Mureaumont (56km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Villers-Bocage

Canton: Villers-Bocage

Arrondissement: Amiens

Department: Somme

Region: Picardy

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 80260

Distance to Villers-Bocage

from Amiens (prefecture): 14 km

from Paris: 126 km

from Calais: 111 km

from Nice: 794 km

from Bordeaux: 613 km

from Strasbourg: 424 km

Getting here

Villers-Bocage 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 Villers-Bocage from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Allonville, Bertangles, Cardonnette, Coisy, Flesselles, Havernas, Mirvaux, Molliens-Au-Bois, Montonvillers, Naours, Pierregot, Poulainville, Rainneville, Rubempre, Talmas, Vaux-en-Amienois and Wargnies.

This page in French: Visiter Villers-Bocage