Vironchaux tourism and travel guide

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Visit Vironchaux: highlights and tourist information

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Vironchaux is situated in the Somme department and Picardy region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 61 kilometres from Amiens, the department capital (general information: Vironchaux is 163 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Valloires abbey at 8 km and The Jardin des Lianes at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Vironchaux, 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 Vironchaux 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 Vironchaux

Markets in and near Vironchaux

  • Rue: market Saturday (12km)
  • Le Crotoy: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (16km)
  • Hesdin: market Thursday (18km)
  • Saint-Valery-sur-Somme: market Sunday (18km)
  • Abbeville: market Thursday & Saturday (19km)
  • Berck: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday (23km)
  • Cucq: market Sunday - seasonal market only (27km)
  • Cucq: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Cayeux-sur-Mer: market Tuesday & Sunday & Friday (27km)
  • Etaples: market Tuesday & Friday (29km)

More information about Vironchaux, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Vironchaux, France

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


  • Mareis (30km)

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Beffroi de Rue (Belfries of Belgium and France) (12km)
  • Beffroi d'Hesdin (Belfries of Belgium and France) (18km)
  • Beffroi de Saint-Riquier (Belfries of Belgium and France) (19km)
  • Beffroi d'Abbeville (Belfries of Belgium and France) (20km)
  • Beffroi de Doullens (Belfries of Belgium and France) (39km)
  • Beffroi de Lucheux (Belfries of Belgium and France) (42km)
  • Beffroi d'Amiens (Belfries of Belgium and France) (54km)
  • Amiens Cathedral (55km)
  • Beffroi d'Aire-sur-la-Lys (Belfries of Belgium and France) (56km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Saulve (Montreuil-sur-Mer) (21km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Valloires (7km)
  • Le jardin des Lianes (15km)
  • Herbarium des remparts (18km)
  • Jardin du château de Maizicourt (23km)
  • Parc du château de Sericourt (34km)
  • Parc et roseraie du château de Rambures (36km)
  • Le clos Alexandre (54km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt de Crécy (6km)
  • Forêt d'Hesdin (18km)
  • Parc du Marquenterre (18km)
  • Pointe du Hourdel (20km)
  • Réserve naturelle de la Baie de Somme (21km)
  • Baie d'Authie (22km)
  • Hable-d'Ault (29km)
  • Réserve naturelle de la Baie de Canche (33km)
  • Dunes d'Écault (45km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des grottes et des pelouses d'Acquin-Westbécourt et des coteaux de Wavrans-sur-l'Aa (50km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Parc Bagatelle (23km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Forest-l'Abbaye (9km)
  • Saint-Josse (23km)
  • Boubers-sur-Canche (29km)
  • Le Touquet (31km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Vironchaux

Canton: Rue

Arrondissement: Abbeville

Department: Somme

Region: Picardy

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 80150

Distance to Vironchaux

from Amiens (prefecture): 61 km

from Paris: 163 km

from Calais: 74 km

from Nice: 840 km

from Bordeaux: 632 km

from Strasbourg: 468 km

Getting here

Vironchaux 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 Vironchaux from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Crecy-en-Ponthieu, Dominois, Douriez, Ligescourt, Machiel, Machy, Ponches-Estruval, Regniere-Ecluse and Vron.

This page in French: Visiter Vironchaux