Thelus tourism and travel guide

Photo of Thelus in Pas-de-Calais

Visit Thelus: highlights and tourist information

Thelus is situated in the Pas-de-Calais, Nord-Pas-de-Calais region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 7 km from Arras, the department capital. (General information: Thelus is 170 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lille at 37 km and Cambrai at 37 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Thelus, France: places to visit and attractions

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

 
 

Markets in and near Thelus

Local markets

  • Avion: market Thursday (7km)
  • Arras: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (7km)
  • Lievin: market Wednesday & Sunday (7km)
  • Lens: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (9km)
  • Billy-Montigny: market Sunday (11km)
  • Bully-les-Mines: market Thursday (12km)
  • Grenay: market Tuesday (12km)
  • Harnes: market Thursday (12km)
  • Henin-Beaumont: market Tuesday & Friday (13km)
  • Courrieres: market Wednesday (15km)

More information about Thelus & region

Tourist attractions to visit near Thelus, 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 Thelus and wondering what to do next!

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Scarpe-Escaut (44km) [Map]

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de La Treille (Lille) (37km) [Map]
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (44km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Sericourt (35km) [Map]
  • Le parc Barbieux (44km) [Map]

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (20km) [Map]
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (31km) [Map]
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (33km) [Map]
  • Réserve naturelle du Jardin écologique du Vieux-Lille (37km) [Map]
  • Les Prés du Hem (39km) [Map]

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Wattignies (31km) [Map]
  • Mastaing (36km) [Map]
  • Boubers-sur-Canche (41km) [Map]
  • Wasquehal (42km) [Map]
  • Guyencourt-Saulcourt (44km) [Map]
  • Tourcoing (48km) [Map]

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lille (36km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Thelus

Canton: Vimy

Arrondissement: Arras

Department: Pas-de-Calais

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

Postcode: 62580

Distance to Thelus

from Arras (prefecture): 7 km

from Paris: 170 km

from Calais: 94 km

from Nice: 813 km

from Bordeaux: 663 km

from Strasbourg: 408 km

Getting here

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

We have 19 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Thelus): Acheville, Anzin-Saint-Aubin, Arleux-en-Gohelle, Athies, Bailleul-Sir-Berthoult, Ecurie, Fampoux, Farbus, Gavrelle, Givenchy-en-Gohelle, Mericourt, Neuville-Saint-Vaast, Roclincourt, Saint-Laurent-Blangy, Saint-Nicolas, Sainte-Catherine, Souchez, Vimy and Willerval.

This page in French: Visitez Thelus