Achicourt tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Arras at 2 km from Achicourt

Visit Achicourt: highlights and tourist information

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Achicourt is situated in the Pas-de-Calais department and Hauts-de-France region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Achicourt in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Arras at 2 km and Arras Carriere Wellington at 3 km.

Achicourt, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Arras

Arras

at 2 km (direction north-east)

The belfry and the large number of baroque style houses make the...

See Arras guide
Arras Carriere Wellington

Arras Carriere Wellington

Monument at 3 km (direction east-north-east)

The Carrière Wellington museum in Arras is a series of tunnels that...

See Arras Carriere Wellington guide
Douai

Douai

at 26 km (direction east-north-east), in the Nord department

Douai has a pleasant old town and one of the most impressive...

See Douai guide
Les Jardins de Sericourt

Les Jardins de Sericourt

Garden at 31 km (direction west)

Beautiful garden to visit in the village of Sericourt....

See Les Jardins de Sericourt guide
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Cambrai

Cambrai

at 36 km (direction east-south-east), in the Nord department

Remarkably for the town that was the site of the world's first...

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Peronne

Peronne

at 39 km (direction south-south-east), in the Somme department

The town of Péronne is above all known for its impressive Museum...

See Peronne guide
Les Jardins de Maizicourt

Les Jardins de Maizicourt

Garden at 46 km (direction west), in the Somme department

Beautiful garden to visit in the Somme department in northern France...

See Les Jardins de Maizicourt guide
Lille

Lille

at 47 km (direction north-east), in the Nord department

The renaissance of Lille over the last 20 years has transformed an...

See Lille guide
Aire-sur-la-Lys

Aire-sur-la-Lys

at 48 km (direction north-west)

Now officially listed as a 'recommended detour' town, the highlight in Aire-sur-la-Lys...

See Aire-sur-la-Lys guide
Saint-Amand-les-Eaux

Saint-Amand-les-Eaux

at 52 km (direction east-north-east), in the Nord department

Established as a spa centre for more than 2000 years, it is...

See Saint-Amand-les-Eaux guide
Amiens

Amiens

at 52 km (direction south-west), in the Somme department

As well as the remarkabe gothic style cathedral which attracts most visitors,...

See Amiens guide
Amiens Cathedral

Amiens Cathedral

Cathedral at 53 km (direction south-west), in the Somme department

The 13th century cathedral in Amiens is a fabulous example of gothic...

See Amiens Cathedral guide
Roubaix

Roubaix

at 56 km (direction north-east), in the Nord department

Although its not a major tourist destination, the centre of the large...

See Roubaix guide
Saint-Quentin

Saint-Quentin

at 60 km (direction south-east), in the Aisne department

In the central square in Saint-Quentin, the 16th century town hall is...

See Saint-Quentin guide

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Markets in and near Achicourt

  • Arras: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (3km)
  • Lievin: market Wednesday & Sunday (17km)
  • Avion: market Thursday (17km)
  • Lens: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (19km)
  • Bully-les-Mines: market Thursday (20km)
  • Bapaume: market Friday (20km)
  • Billy-Montigny: market Sunday (20km)
  • Grenay: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Henin-Beaumont: market Tuesday & Friday (22km)
  • Harnes: market Thursday (22km)

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Tourist attractions near Achicourt, France

What to do at Achicourt? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Achicourt.

Heritage sites

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (42km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de La Treille (Lille) (47km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Sericourt (31km)
  • Jardin du château de Maizicourt (46km)
  • Le clos Alexandre (52km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (27km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (37km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (40km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Jardin écologique du Vieux-Lille (48km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Boubers-sur-Canche (37km)
  • Guyencourt-Saulcourt (38km)
  • Mastaing (40km)
  • Wattignies (41km)
  • Wasquehal (52km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lille (46km)
 
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Geography and distances

Achicourt is in the north of France at 3 kilometres from Arras, the department capital (general information: Achicourt is 160 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Achicourt

Canton: Arras-Sud

Arrondissement: Arras

Department: Pas-de-Calais

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 62217

Distance to Achicourt

from Arras (prefecture): 3 km

from Paris: 160 km

from Calais: 99 km

from Nice: 806 km

from Bordeaux: 653 km

from Strasbourg: 407 km

Getting here

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

We have 21 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Agny, Anzin-Saint-Aubin, Arras, Athies, Beaurains, Berneville, Blairville, Boiry-Becquerelle, Dainville, Duisans, Etrun, Ficheux, Henin-sur-Cojeul, Mercatel, Neuville-Vitasse, Riviere, Saint-Laurent-Blangy, Saint-Nicolas, Sainte-Catherine, Tilloy-les-Mofflaines and Wailly.

This page in French: Visiter Achicourt

 
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