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Longueval

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Somme

Longueval is located near the center of a triangle formed by the towns of Peronne, Albert, Bapaume.

Junctions of Bapaume highway (10 km) Maurepas (10 km).

The town is part of the Community of Municipalities of the District of Attic.

Geographical information

MunicipalityLongueval
Postcode80360
Latitude50.0265790 (N 50° 1’ 36”)
Longitude2.8040680 (E 2° 48’ 15”)
AltitudeFrom 123m to 157m
Surface area8.53 km²
Population290 inhabitants
Density33 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureAmiens (43 km, 49 min)
Insee code80490
IntercommunalityCC de la Haute Somme
DepartmentSomme
RegionPicardy

Nearest cities & towns

Ginchy2.1 km (6 min)
Guillemont2.2 km (4 min)
Flers3.1 km (6 min)
Bazentin3.3 km (5 min)
Montauban-de-Picardie3.7 km (7 min)
Martinpuich4.5 km (7 min)
Hardecourt-aux-Bois5 km (11 min)
Combles5.3 km (7 min)
Contalmaison5.6 km (7 min)
Maricourt5.6 km (7 min)
Gueudecourt6 km (10 min)
Courcelette6.4 km (11 min)
Pozières6.6 km (10 min)

Things to see and do

Memorial South African Delville Wood, with free access to the museum, all located in a grove of 55 acres with walks facilitated by wide paths mowed and maintained.

Memorial New Zealanders and many British cemeteries, listed in the "Circuit of Remembrance" War 14/18.

Events and festivities

Every year, the weekend of Pentecost, the feast takes place with communal rides and tea dancing.

Weather

Wednesday 1 april
Min. 6°C - Max. 10°C
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Thursday 2 april
Min. 7°C - Max. 12°C
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Friday 3 april
Min. 5°C - Max. 9°C
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Themed walks at historic sites
Culture and education25 € Albert (11.2 km)
Carriage, horse or canoe ride
Nature and the great outdoors25 € Trefcon (28 km)
Theme horseback riding
Nature and the great outdoors15 € to 75 € Naours (38 km)
Theme horseback riding
Nature and the great outdoors30 € Naours (38 km)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Tribune of British Officers
HikeEasy3h00Dernancourt (13.7 km)
Towpath
Cycling itineraryEasy3h00Blangy-Tronville (32 km)
From Vésigneux to Folleville
HikeEasy2h00Paillart (52 km)
Les Planches River via the hydroelectric plant
HikeEasy1h00Long (59 km)

Restaurants

Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals

Campsites

Hotels