Discover Amiens Leisures To do / to see

Sail in the middle of the Hortillonnages

On the banks of the Somme, Amiens offers you a total
change of scenery.
Discover the Somme River thanks to the various activities

offered by our partners.


Les Copains Babord

Open all year round with different circuits available. Contact and reservations at
07 55 72 55 54.

Jardins paysagés hortillonnages Amiens

International Garden Festival – Hortillonnages Amiens

From May to October, discover the artistic and landscape creations along the Somme in complete autonomy. Don’t forget to book directly on their website.

Paco le Jardinier Hortillonnage

Paco the Gardener

Now a boatman, Paco offers boat rides from the garden of the virtuous at 472 chaussée Jules-Ferry in Amiens. You can make an appointment at +3330894321. More informations on le jardin des vertueux.

Not to mention that every year, on the third Sunday of June, the real traditional market on the water takes place! From Les Hortillonnages, market gardeners in traditional costumes sail down the Somme on their cone boats loaded with fresh produce.