Licques tourism and travel guide

Photo of Licques in Pas-de-Calais

Visit Licques: highlights and tourist information

Licques is situated in the Pas-de-Calais (Nord-Pas-de-Calais region) in the north of France at 81 km from Arras, the department capital. (General information: Licques is 217 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Omer at 23 km and Gravelines at 26 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Licques, France: places to visit and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Licques. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.


Plan your visit to Licques

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Map of places to visit near Licques

More information about Licques & region

Markets in and near Licques

Local markets

  • 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)

Tourist attractions to visit near Licques, France

Below we show places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Licques and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the map below.

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

Grand sites of France Cap Blanc-Nez / Cap Gris-Nez (22km)

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) Gravelines (26km); Montreuil (38km); Bergues (41km)

Regional Natural Parcs Caps et Marais d'Opale (5km)

Churches or other 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 Boulogne-sur-Mer (23km); Saint-Omer (23km)

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 nearby (within 6 kilometres of 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