Tortequesne tourism and travel guide

Photo of Tortequesne in Pas-de-Calais

Visit Tortequesne: highlights and tourist information

Tortequesne is situated in the Pas-de-Calais (Nord-Pas-de-Calais region) in the north of France at 18 km from Arras, the department capital. (General information: Tortequesne is 167 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Cambrai at 20 km and Saint-Amand-les-Eaux at 33 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Tortequesne, France: places to visit and attractions

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


Markets in and near Tortequesne

Local markets

  • Douai: market Wednesday & Saturday (9km)
  • Flers-en-Escrebieux: market Friday (12km)
  • Auby: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Courcelles-les-Lens: market Sunday (14km)
  • Henin-Beaumont: market Tuesday & Friday (16km)
  • Aniche: market Friday (16km)
  • Leforest: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Billy-Montigny: market Sunday (17km)
  • Cambrai: market Wednesday & Saturday (19km)
  • Arras: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (19km)

More information about Tortequesne & region

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Scarpe-Escaut (31km) [Map]

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (28km) [Map]
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de La Treille (Lille) (39km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • 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 (12km) [Map]
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (18km) [Map]
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (21km) [Map]
  • Réserve naturelle du Jardin écologique du Vieux-Lille (40km) [Map]

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Mastaing (19km) [Map]
  • Guyencourt-Saulcourt (33km) [Map]
  • Wattignies (33km) [Map]
  • Wasquehal (43km) [Map]

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lille (39km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Tortequesne

Canton: Vitry-en-Artois

Arrondissement: Arras

Department: Pas-de-Calais

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

Postcode: 62490

Distance to Tortequesne

from Arras (prefecture): 18 km

from Paris: 167 km

from Calais: 111 km

from Nice: 799 km

from Bordeaux: 664 km

from Strasbourg: 390 km

Getting here

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

We have 26 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Tortequesne): Arleux, Bellonne, Brebieres, Corbehem, Courchelettes, Dury, Ecourt-Saint-Quentin, Estrees, Etaing, Eterpigny, Ferin, Goeulzin, Gouy-sous-Bellonne, Hamblain-les-Pres, Hamel, Lecluse, Noyelles-sous-Bellonne, Oisy-le-Verger, Palluel, Recourt, Remy, Rumaucourt, Sailly-en-Ostrevent, Sauchy-Cauchy, Saudemont and Vitry-en-Artois.

This page in French: Visitez Tortequesne