Patrimoine naturel

Réserve Ornithologique Baie de Somme – Grand-Laviers

With family and friends, discover a nature area of more than 40 hectares. This place where you will observe the fauna and flora will delight you with its multiple facets.


A bird's paradise.
Located 5 minutes as the crow flies from the Bay of the Somme and at the gates of Abbeville.
This former industrial site offers an exceptional biotope guaranteeing habitat, food and protection for a multitude of species on more than 40 hectares.
Depending on the season, Blue Throats, White Stilts, Elegant Avocets, Black-necked Grebes, Starry Bitterns, Whistling Ducks and Green-winged Teals live side by side on the Reserve's waterways. Along the way, it is not uncommon to hear the lively and hurried song of the
Or to cross paths with damselflies or butterflies with their graceful flight.

The Baie de Somme - Grand-Laviers Ornithological Reserve, particularly appreciated by photographers and ornithologists, is also a remarkable place for family walks.

Visit the reserve on your own

3 circuits proposed
- the small yellow circuit of 45 mn
- the green median circuit of 1h30
- the big red circuit of 2h30

More than 200 species of birds and 165 species of flora listed



  • Waymarked circuit / Signposting
  • Free Carpark
  • Toilets


  • Pic-nic area
  • Shop
  • Drinks dispenser
  • Binoculars rental
  • Bike rental



Price Min. Max.
Adult price 8€
Child rate 4€
Group price (per person) 5€
Other rate 20€
Other rate 12€
Other rate 20€
Other rate 25€
Other rate 35€
Other rate 45€
Other rate 10€
Other rate 7€
Other rate 35€

Payment methods

  • Postal or bank cheques
  • Cash
  • Transfer


Open from 01/03/2024 to 30/09/2024 Open from 01/10/2024 to 31/12/2024


Rating & Accreditations

  • Nature reserve


  • Bike rental
  • Outings