Villers-sur-Authie tourism and travel guide

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Visit Villers-sur-Authie: highlights and tourist information

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Villers-sur-Authie is situated in the Somme department and Picardy region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 70 kilometres from Amiens, the department capital (general information: Villers-sur-Authie is 169 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Valloires abbey at 8 km and Fort-Mahon-Plage at 9 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Villers-sur-Authie, 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-sur-Authie 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-sur-Authie

Markets in and near Villers-sur-Authie

  • Rue: market Saturday (5km)
  • Le Crotoy: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (12km)
  • Berck: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday (14km)
  • Saint-Valery-sur-Somme: market Sunday (15km)
  • Cucq: market Sunday - seasonal market only (20km)
  • Cucq: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Cayeux-sur-Mer: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (21km)
  • Etaples: market Tuesday & Friday (23km)
  • Abbeville: market Thursday & Saturday (25km)
  • Hesdin: market Thursday (25km)

More information about Villers-sur-Authie, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Villers-sur-Authie, France

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

Aquarium

  • Mareis (23km)
  • Estran Cité de la mer (61km)

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Beffroi de Rue (Belfries of Belgium and France) (5km)
  • Beffroi d'Abbeville (Belfries of Belgium and France) (25km)
  • Beffroi d'Hesdin (Belfries of Belgium and France) (25km)
  • Beffroi de Saint-Riquier (Belfries of Belgium and France) (27km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Saulve (Montreuil-sur-Mer) (18km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Valloires (10km)
  • Herbarium des remparts (14km)
  • Le jardin des Lianes (24km)
  • Jardin du château de Maizicourt (33km)
  • Parc et roseraie du château de Rambures (38km)
  • Parc du château de Sericourt (44km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Parc du Marquenterre (10km)
  • Baie d'Authie (12km)
  • Forêt de Crécy (13km)
  • Réserve naturelle de la Baie de Somme (13km)
  • Pointe du Hourdel (14km)
  • Hable-d'Ault (24km)
  • Forêt d'Hesdin (25km)
  • Réserve naturelle de la Baie de Canche (27km)
  • Dunes d'Écault (39km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des grottes et des pelouses d'Acquin-Westbécourt et des coteaux de Wavrans-sur-l'Aa (52km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Parc Bagatelle (15km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Forest-l'Abbaye (15km)
  • Saint-Josse (17km)
  • Le Touquet (24km)
  • Boubers-sur-Canche (39km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Villers-sur-Authie

Canton: Rue

Arrondissement: Abbeville

Department: Somme

Region: Picardy

Postcode: 80120

Distance to Villers-sur-Authie

from Amiens (prefecture): 70 km

from Paris: 169 km

from Calais: 72 km

from Nice: 847 km

from Bordeaux: 632 km

from Strasbourg: 478 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arry, Bernay-en-Ponthieu, Colline-Beaumont, Conchil-le-Temple, Nampont, Nempont-Saint-Firmin, Quend, Regniere-Ecluse, Rue, Tigny-Noyelle, Vercourt and Vron.

This page in French: Visiter Villers-sur-Authie