Sidebar Menu

Aix tourism and travel guide

Photo of Aix in Nord

Photo is of Saint-Amand-les-Eaux at 11 km from Aix

Visit Aix: highlights and tourist information

To Visit  Attractions 

Aix is situated in the Nord department and Hauts-de-France region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Amand-les-Eaux at 11 km and Douai at 20 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Aix, 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 Aix in Hauts-de-France.

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

Saint-Amand-les-Eaux

Saint-Amand-les-Eaux

at 11 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Saint-Amand-les-Eaux guide
Douai

Douai

at 20 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Douai guide
Lille

Lille

at 23 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Lille guide
Roubaix

Roubaix

at 24 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Roubaix guide
 
Advertisement
 
Le Quesnoy

Le Quesnoy

at 36 km (direction south-east)

Le Quesnoy is best known for the promenade around the impressive ramparts...

See Le Quesnoy guide
Cambrai

Cambrai

at 37 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Cambrai guide
Bavay

Bavay

at 42 km (direction east-south-east)

The town of Bavay has an important Roman forum and...

See Bavay guide
Arras Carriere Wellington

Arras Carriere Wellington

Monument at 43 km (direction west-south-west), in the Pas-de-Calais department

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

See Arras Carriere Wellington guide
Arras

Arras

at 44 km (direction west-south-west), in the Pas-de-Calais department

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

See Arras guide
Forest of Mormal

Forest of Mormal

at 45 km (direction east-south-east)

Mormal forest is the largest forest in the region and has hundreds...

See Forest of Mormal guide
Maroilles

Maroilles

at 51 km (direction south-east)

It is the riverside setting and the buildings that remain of the...

See Maroilles guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Nord

Map of places to visit near Aix

 
Advertisement
 

Markets in and near Aix

  • Cysoing: market Tuesday & Sunday (10km)
  • Fenain: market Saturday (14km)
  • Aniche: market Friday (17km)
  • Abscon: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Leforest: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Escaudain: market Monday (18km)
  • Auby: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Beuvrages: market Sunday (19km)
  • Flers-en-Escrebieux: market Friday (19km)
  • Denain: market Thursday (19km)

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

Tourist attractions near Aix, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Scarpe-Escaut (11km)
  • l'Avesnois (55km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de La Treille (Lille) (23km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le parc Barbieux (23km)
  • Le jardin du Manoir-aux-Loups (35km)
  • Le jardin de Sylvie Fontaine (51km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (8km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (11km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (19km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Jardin écologique du Vieux-Lille (25km)
  • Les Prés du Hem (38km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Wattignies (20km)
  • Mastaing (21km)
  • Wasquehal (23km)
  • Tourcoing (28km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lille (24km)
 
Advertisement
 

Geography and distances

Aix is in the north-east of France at 23 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Aix is 194 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Aix

Canton: Orchies

Arrondissement: Douai

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 59310

Distance to Aix

from Lille (prefecture): 23 km

from Paris: 194 km

from Calais: 114 km

from Nice: 812 km

from Bordeaux: 692 km

from Strasbourg: 385 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beuvry-la-Foret, Brillon, Genech, Landas, Mouchin, Nomain, Orchies, Rosult, Rumegies, Sameon and Sars-et-Rosieres.

This page in French: Visiter Aix

Back To Top