Licques tourism and travel guide

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Visit Licques: highlights and tourist information

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Licques is situated in the Pas-de-Calais department and Nord-Pas-de-Calais region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 81 kilometres from Arras, the department capital (general information: Licques is 217 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Wissant at 22 km and Cap Blanc-Nez and Cap Gris-Nez at 22 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Licques, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Licques in Hauts-de-France.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Pas-de-Calais

Map of places to visit near Licques

Markets in and near Licques

  • Ardres: market Thursday (8km)
  • Audruicq: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Desvres: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Lumbres: market Friday (16km)
  • Coulogne: market Monday (16km)
  • Calais: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday (19km)
  • Ambleteuse: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Boulogne-sur-Mer: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Bourbourg: market Tuesday (26km)
  • Gravelines: market Sunday & Friday (26km)

More information about Licques, Nord-Pas-de-Calais

Tourist attractions near Licques, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Licques.


  • Nausicaa - Centre national de la mer (25km)
  • Mareis (37km)

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Beffroi de Calais (Belfries of Belgium and France) (19km)
  • Beffroi de Boulogne-sur-Mer (Belfries of Belgium and France) (24km)
  • Beffroi de Gravelines (Belfries of Belgium and France) (26km)
  • Beffroi d'Aire-sur-la-Lys (Belfries of Belgium and France) (36km)
  • Beffroi de Bergues (Belfries of Belgium and France) (41km)
  • Beffroi de l'église St-Éloi de Dunkerque (Belfries of Belgium and France) (42km)
  • Beffroi et hôtel de ville de Dunkerque (Belfries of Belgium and France) (42km)

National Monuments

  • Column of the Grand Army (23km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Caps et Marais d'Opale (5km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Saulve (Montreuil-sur-Mer) (37km)

Remarkable gardens

  • La ferme du mont des Récollets (39km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle nationale des grottes et des pelouses d'Acquin-Westbécourt et des coteaux de Wavrans-sur-l'Aa (18km)
  • Cap Blanc-Nez (22km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des étangs du Romelaëre (25km)
  • Cap Gris-Nez (26km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Platier d'Oye (26km)
  • Dunes d'Écault (29km)
  • Réserve naturelle de la Baie de Canche (35km)
  • Forêt d'Hesdin (44km)
  • Baie d'Authie (51km)
  • Réserve naturelle de la Dune Marchand (51km)
  • Dune fossile de Ghyvelde (52km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Parc Bagatelle (46km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Loon-Plage (31km)
  • Grande-Synthe (37km)
  • Le Touquet (38km)
  • Saint-Josse (40km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Licques

Canton: Guînes

Arrondissement: Calais

Department: Pas-de-Calais

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

Postcode: 62850

Distance to Licques

from Arras (prefecture): 81 km

from Paris: 217 km

from Calais: 19 km

from Nice: 884 km

from Bordeaux: 687 km

from Strasbourg: 484 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Licques from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 21 other places listed as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Licques): Alembon, Alquines, Audrehem, Bainghen, Bonningues-les-Ardres, Bouquehault, Campagne-les-Guines, Clerques, Haut-Loquin, Herbinghen, Hermelinghen, Hocquinghen, Journy, Landrethun-les-Ardres, Longueville, Louches, Nabringhen, Rebergues, Rodelinghem, Sanghen and Surques.

This page in French: Visitez Licques