Poix-de-Picardie

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GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION

 

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TownPoix-de-PicardieCroixrault at 2.1 km (3 min)
Insee code80630Blangy-sous-Poix at 2.2 km (5 min)
Postcode80290Éplessier at 2.2 km (4 min)
Latitude49.7754530Lachapelle at 2.8 km (4 min)
Longitude1.9846300Saulchoy-sous-Poix at 4.6 km (7 min)
AltitudeFrom 94 to 190 metersFamechon at 4.9 km (5 min)
Surface11.66 km²Équennes-Éramecourt at 5.4 km (6 min)
Population2416 inhabitantsMoyencourt-lès-Poix at 5.7 km (7 min)
Density207 inhabitants/km²Thieulloy-la-Ville at 5.9 km (8 min)
Chief townAmiens (at 27 km, 26 min)Bussy-lès-Poix at 6.2 km (10 min)
DepartmentSommeSainte-Segrée at 6.5 km (10 min)
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TOWN PRESENTATION

The confines of the Beauvais and Normandy, the bottom of a valley by a graceful wooded jewel, refreshed by the living waters of its river, lies the small town of 2325 inhabitants with Poix-de-Picardie.

Poix-de-Picardie offers a range of activities related to tourism which justifies its label "Station Verte de Vacances".


SIGHTSEEING

  • You will have the opportunity to visit the church of Saint-Denis from the 16th century. On the Gothic, the building elegantly proportioned and has a simple base of the tower of the 12th century as well as important keystones carved with pendants.
  • Through walking tours, you can also discover the viaduct built in 1866 that allows main tracks of the Amiens-Rouen line to cross the valley of Fay, 33 m deep. During the 20th century it was the target of three military enterprises of destruction: therefore, the original building remains today as the first two arches towards Rouen.
  • Many activities are offered:
  • Jeu de Paume.
  • Tennis.
  • Swimming pool: outdoor in summer and covered in winter.
  • Cinema.
  • Bowls.
  • Billiards.
  • Fishing.
  • Hunting in the day.
  • Walk.
  • Footpaths.
  • Fitness trail.
Detailed information
TransportTrain station of Poix-de-Picardie
Information pointsTourist Office of Poix-de-Picardie
MonumentsChurch Saint-Denis

EVENTS AND CELEBRATIONS

  • Market every Sunday morning.
  • Spring Fair: the first weekend of April.
  • Autumn Fair: the second weekend of October.
  • Local festival of Poix-de-Picardie: the first weekend of October.
  • Christmas market: the first weekend of December.

ATTRACTIONS, LEISURES AND ACTIVITES AROUND

  • Local festivals around the villages: in July and August.
  • Many sites and routes exist:
  • The Church of St. Vaast in Agnières.
  • The Church of St. Medard in Blangy-by-Pitch.
  • The 18th century castle in Courcelles-sous-Moyencourt.
  • The 19th century castle and its Digeon to park and flower garden.
  • Archaeological excavations exposed to Famechon.
  • The dozens of hiking trails, horseback riding and mountain biking: waymarked trails and picnic areas furnished the wood of shrubs, the Valley of Evoissons and Larris, water bodies and landscaped to Famechon Bergicourt, ponds, the River "the Pitch", the fitness trail.
  • Interests and activities: tennis, swimming, motocross, horse riding, tennis court, kindergarten.

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WEATHER

Saturday 25 October
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Min. 5°C - Max. 16°C
Sunday 26 October
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Min. 3°C - Max. 16°C
Monday 27 October
Day
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Min. 5°C - Max. 17°C

RESTAURANTS

 
French cuisine restaurantLa Villa des Houx  
9.1
Aumale
La Villa des Houx opens its doors in the heart of Aumale in Normandy, in a beautiful and typical of the region. Find all the simplicity and elegance of a well dressed table, tablecloth...
Located 16.6 km from Poix-de-Picardie34 € per person 

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BED & BREAKFASTS

 
House with 5 bedroomsMoulin aux Moines chambres, table d'hôte    
9.6
Croissy-sur-Celle
Mansion of the 18th, in the old barn Moulin aux Moines. Wooded property along the river, Wellness, Nordic spa, Tipi, hiking, ideal for relaxation, tranquility, and tourism., Beauty...
Located 15.9 km from Poix-de-PicardieFrom 64 € to 107.50 € the double room 
House with 1 bedroomLa longuerue    
10
Aumale
Room of 30 m² with a bed 2 people, room 8 m² with a single bed, cot available and beds. Bathroom and WC. TV and Wifi. Access to the zoo and tour the park Wild Free Flight.
Located 16.2 km from Poix-de-Picardie62 € the double room 
Castle with 1 bedroomCauserie    
9.7
Neuville-Coppegueule
Room with a double bed. Possible sleeping for two children.
Located 18.5 km from Poix-de-Picardie65 € the double room 

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VACATION RENTALS

 
Apartment for 4 personsL'Orchis  
9.2
Croixrault
Located at 30mn of Amiens in Picardy, the Orchis of Croixrault welcomes you for your holidays in the region. Built in the heart of an old mansion dating from 1856, this apartment is...
Located 1.6 km from Poix-de-Picardie350 € per week 
House for 6 personsGîte Saint-Maulvis  
8.4
Saint-Maulvis
Gite 1h30 from Paris. But also: French conversation courses! Ask us for details. Comfort, quiet, in de nature. Located in the heart of Vimeu, in a quiet village near the Valley of the...
Located 18.1 km from Poix-de-PicardieFrom 300 € to 475 € per week 
Apartment for 6 personsGîte 'le 110' centrale hydroélectrIque
Long
Beautiful cottage in a decor Jules Verne located above the hydroelectric... A real change of scenery at the foot of the Somme River. Comfort.
Located 29 km from Poix-de-PicardieFrom 350 € to 400 € per week 

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HOTELS

Hotel & Restaurant Le Cardinal - Hotel in Poix-de-PicardieHotel & Restaurant Le Cardinal     
7.1
Poix-de-Picardie
Located in the centre of Poix-de-Picardie, not far from Amiens, and with large meeting rooms, the Cardinal is offers free Wi-Fi internet access throughout. Guests can play billiards...
Located in Poix-de-PicardieRoom from 59 €
L'Etoile - Hotel in Poix-de-PicardieL'Etoile     
7.5
Grandvilliers
Offering a restaurant and free private parking, L'Etoile is located in Grandvilliers, just a 40-minute drive from Amiens. Free Wi-Fi access is available and guests can drive the 25...
Located 12.2 km from Poix-de-PicardieRoom from 56 €
Hotel Inn Design Amiens - Hotel in Poix-de-PicardieHotel Inn Design Amiens     
7.3
Dury
Located only 2 km from the A29 motorway, Hotel Inn Design Amiens is a 10-minute drive from Amiens city centre and a 40-minute drive from Beauvais. It offers free Wi-Fi and guest rooms...
Located 23 km from Poix-de-PicardieRoom from 55 €

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Campanile Amiens - Glisy
Campanile Amiens – Glisy is conveniently situated just outside Amiens – Glisy airport and the access to the A29 motorway. It features air-conditioned rooms...
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