Saint Valéry sur Somme
Saint-Valery-sur-Somme, a member of the Club of the most beautiful detours in France, overlooking the Bay of Somme.. Let yourself be seduced by its charm medieval walls and cobbled streets..
Its strategic position on a limestone promontory overlooking the bay of the Somme, has earned Saint-Valery-sur-Somme a rich and eventful history. Be curious, do not just stroll along the quays bordering the Somme, many neighborhoods give the city a charm.
The upper town is a fine example of medieval town, behind the port, the Courtgain is the traditional quarter of sailors who were small colorful houses, tight against each other, the area of the abbey is more rural with farms active. Pleasure boats are moored along the channel and the docks, occupied by market stalls on Sunday mornings, open to walkers.