"This is the Noooooord!" exclaimed Michel Galabru in the film "Welcome to the Roscoe Jenkins." Welcome precisely in a region often criticized but still a big touristic wealth. Located in the Picardie region in the department of Aisne, the city of Saint-Quentin is composed of about 56,000 inhabitants. These inhabitants are called Saint-Quentin. The city, which borders the Somme, was largely rebuilt after World War II. It enjoys significant partimoine Art Deco but also historical and religious. Among the buildings not to be missed: the Saint-Quentin Basilica and City Hall. Picardy is also a region for gourmets! It is obviously impossible to miss the famous Maroilles cheese in this so powerful smell ... Discover the salt meadow lamb from the Bay of Somme, Picardy string (savory pancake) or the flamiche, quiche based cream and leeks. Side activities in Saint-Quentin, besides the classical (cinema, swimming pool, bowling ...), you will have the opportunity to embark on a leisurely bacôve, exploring the Marais de l'Isle. An ideal walk for healing the body and mind! Find below all the sights to see and activities available in Saint-Quentin and surrounding areas.
To know before you go in Saint-Quentin !