Y tourism and travel guide

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Visit Y: highlights and tourist information

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Y is situated in the Somme department and Picardy region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 42 kilometres from Amiens, the department capital (general information: Y is 115 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Peronne at 15 km and Saint-Quentin at 22 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Y, 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 Y 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 Y

Markets in and near Y

  • Ham: market Saturday (9km)
  • Peronne: market Saturday (14km)
  • Roye: market Friday (19km)
  • Rosieres-en-Santerre: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Saint-Quentin: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (22km)
  • Noyon: market Saturday (25km)
  • Chauny: market Friday (26km)
  • Tergnier: market Thursday & Sunday (27km)
  • Albert: market Saturday (33km)
  • Fresnoy-le-Grand: market Monday (34km)

More information about Y, Picardy

Tourist attractions near Y, France

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

Heritage sites

National Monuments

  • Chateau Coucy (39km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (36km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Compiègne (45km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle des Marais d'Isle (23km)
  • Réserve naturelle des Landes de Versigny (38km)
  • Forêt de Laigue (39km)
  • Mont Ganelon (40km)
  • Réserve naturelle de l'Étang Saint-Ladre (44km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Gauchy (20km)
  • Guyencourt-Saulcourt (22km)
  • Vivaise (46km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Y

Canton: Ham

Arrondissement: Péronne

Department: Somme

Region: Picardy

Postcode: 80190

Distance to Y

from Amiens (prefecture): 42 km

from Paris: 115 km

from Calais: 151 km

from Nice: 752 km

from Bordeaux: 614 km

from Strasbourg: 371 km

Getting here

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

We have 25 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Athies, Bethencourt-sur-Somme, Cizancourt, Croix-Moligneaux, Devise, Douilly, Ennemain, Epenancourt, Falvy, Lanchy, Matigny, Mesnil-Saint-Nicaise, Monchy-Lagache, Morchain, Nesle, Offoy, Pargny, Quivieres, Rouy-le-Grand, Rouy-le-Petit, Saint-Christ-Briost, Sancourt, Ugny-l'Equipee, Villecourt and Voyennes.

This page in French: Visiter Y