Cottenchy

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GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION

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TownCottenchy
Insee code80213
Postcode80440
Latitude49.8111010
Longitude2.3828080
AltitudeFrom 31 to 112 meters
Surface10.73 km²
Population639 inhabitants
Density59 inhabitants/km²

CLOSEST CITIES & TOWNS

Chief townAmiens (at 14.9 km, 23 min)Dommartin at 1.6 km (3 min)
DepartmentSommeRemiencourt at 3.7 km (7 min)
RegionPicardySearch another town

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TOWN PRESENTATION

The mill of the castle, in working in the green edge of Noye is one of the topics of regional artists. The church of St. Marcel of the 15th century was a place of pilgrimage to St. Druon that was invoked for the gravel and diseases of the intestines. His statue still wears a necklace of calculations offered ex-votos. Also found in the chancel slab in memory of Louis Cardon Cottenchy carpenter who created the first wooden spire of the cathedral of Amiens. Cottenchy is also the site of the legend of St. Ulphe. The croaking of frogs from ponds that have prevented the hermit to wake up earlier to go to Mass, she punishes them by imposing "perpetual silence." That is probably why, since this picturesque area is deemed so calm and relaxing.


EVENTS AND CELEBRATIONS

Local festival on Sunday and Whit Monday. Sunday: fun fair, réderie (garage sale in Picard), grilled pork (by reservation), rides in a carriage in the morning free, concert, street entertainment, exhibitions of old tractors and old farm machinery. Monday: fun fair and street entertainment. Information at City Hall +33 3 22 09 50 09.


ATTRACTIONS, LEISURES AND ACTIVITES AROUND

The green of the water Ailly sur Noye is the theater for 25 years performing live "The breath of the earth." This sound and light brings to life 2,000 years of history. Thanks to 600 volunteer extras, 35 horsemen, 3000 costumes, games, water and light, fireworks, history of Picardy in Gaul until the 2nd World War is told in a magnificent scenery. The show takes place from mid-August to mid-September on Friday and Saturday nights.

Leisure activities
NameType of activityPriceTown
Horse ride or trek in the SommeNature and the outdoorsFrom 15 € to 60 €Naours (26 km)
Themed walks at historic sitesCulture and education25 €Albert (29 km)

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WEATHER

Wednesday 26 November
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Min. 8°C - Max. 12°C
Thursday 27 November
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Min. 7°C - Max. 10°C
Friday 28 November
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Min. 7°C - Max. 14°C

RESTAURANTS

 
French cuisine restaurantBistro Boeuf Framboise  
7.5
  SPECIAL OFFER
Longueau
ON THE WALLS - After visiting the Cathedral of Amiens and other essential places, jump headlong into the trend with the Bistro Boeuf Framboise (BBF for short) feet. 10 minutes from...
Located 6.6 km from Cottenchy19 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantLeu Duo  
8.8
Amiens
DISTRICT SAINT LEU - Leu Duo, at first, it's a front and a discreet sign. Elegance and attention to detail : Once inside, the restaurant claims it is easier to measure. The welcome...
Located 11 km from Cottenchy8 € per person 
Italian restaurantLa Dolce Vita   NEW
Amiens
' ITALIAN KITCHEN - Located close to the Maison de la Culture d'Amiens, the La Dolce Vita restaurant offers a varied menu of pizzas, traditional Italian dishes and dishes like Picard...
Located 11.3 km from Cottenchy20 € per person 

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BED & BREAKFASTS

 
Pavillon with 4 bedroomsLes Orchidées    
9.6
Blangy-Tronville
Four luxury rooms in the country, only 5 miles from Amiens. Indoor swimming pool, fitness corner, kitchen and laundry facilities. Enjoy the serenity and beauty of the Somme valley....
Located 8 km from Cottenchy80 € the double room 
Farm with 4 bedroomsSaint nicolas  
Jumel
Brigitte welcome you in a former monastery with 4 guest rooms have themes. On-site spa, hiking, Microlight, Balloon, bikers welcome.
Located 8.1 km from Cottenchy75 € the double room 
House with 3 bedroomsTable et chambres d'hotes Le Colombier    
9.7
Sourdon
Enjoy the authentic atmosphere and relaxing in our guest house, extensive garden, 5000 m² of green and its dovecote 18th century. Ideally located in the heart of the Noye valley, a...
Located 11.1 km from CottenchyFrom 85 € to 200 € the double room 

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CAMPSITES

 
99 places over 3,4 haCamping 'Les Poissonniers'    
8.7
Corbie
Located on the Somme canal, 200 meters from the city center and its shops, camping Corbie offers you a quiet and green. Ideal for fishing, family outings or rest.
Located 14.3 km from Cottenchy18 € per day 
81 places over 4,5 haCamping des puits tournants    
8.6
Sailly-le-Sec
On a tour of hiking and biking, close to the Somme at the edge of a map of water and surrounded by nature, fishing and exploring the flora and fauna of the valley of the Upper Somme....
Located 18.6 km from Cottenchy20 € per day 
75 places over 1,8 haCamping albert (le velodrome)    
8.8
Albert
Camping at the center of a green area and recreational overlooking a golf driving range; plans water for fishing, hiking circuit: pedestrian and cyclist who brings you to the city center....
Located 30 km from Cottenchy14.50 € per day 

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HOTELS

Novotel Amiens Pôle Jules Verne - Hotel in CottenchyNovotel Amiens Pôle Jules Verne     
7.4
Boves
The hotel is located 7 km from the centre of Amiens, the Cathedral and the Hortillonnage market gardens. Guestrooms are modern and comfortable and equipped with modern en suite facilities....
Located 6.1 km from CottenchyRoom from 52 €
Hôtel Quick Palace Amiens – Glisy - Hotel in CottenchyHôtel Quick Palace Amiens – Glisy     
7.7
Glisy
Located in a quite area, Hôtel Quick Palace is 3 km from Glisy and 6 km from the centre of Amiens. It offers rooms with free Wi-Fi and a flat-screen TV with satellite channels. Parking...
Located 6.1 km from CottenchyRoom from 35 €
Premiere Classe Amiens - Glisy - Hotel in CottenchyPremiere Classe Amiens - Glisy     
7
Glisy
This Premiere Classe hotel is situated in Glisy, just a 15-minute drive from central Amiens and its SNCF Train Station. It offers bright and air-conditioned rooms with free Wi-Fi access....
Located 6.3 km from CottenchyRoom from 43 €

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Hotel De La Paix
The Hotel De La Paix is located in the city centre of Albert, 500 metres from the 1916 Museum and 22 km from Villers-Bretonneux. It offers en suite guest...
Somme
Hôtel Balladins Amiens/Longueau
The hotel Balladins offers 45 comfortable rooms, all equipped with ensuite facilities, satellite TV, duvets, electric shutters...
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