Allennes-les-Marais tourism and travel guide

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Visit Allennes-les-Marais: highlights and tourist information

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Allennes-les-Marais is situated in the Nord department and Nord-Pas-de-Calais region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north-east of France at 14 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Allennes-les-Marais is 192 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lille at 14 km and Douai at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Allennes-les-Marais, 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 Allennes-les-Marais in Hauts-de-France.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Allennes-les-Marais

Markets in and near Allennes-les-Marais

  • Annoeullin: market Tuesday (2km)
  • Carvin: market Saturday (5km)
  • Libercourt: market Thursday (7km)
  • Haubourdin: market Friday (9km)
  • Courrieres: market Wednesday (9km)
  • La Bassee: market Thursday (11km)
  • Harnes: market Thursday (11km)
  • Henin-Beaumont: market Tuesday & Friday (13km)
  • Leforest: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Billy-Montigny: market Sunday (14km)

More information about Allennes-les-Marais, Nord-Pas-de-Calais

Tourist attractions near Allennes-les-Marais, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Allennes-les-Marais.

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Scarpe-Escaut (35km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de La Treille (Lille) (14km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le parc Barbieux (22km)
  • Le jardin du Manoir-aux-Loups (30km)
  • La ferme du mont des Récollets (44km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle du Jardin écologique du Vieux-Lille (15km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (18km)
  • Les Prés du Hem (19km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (25km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (26km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Wattignies (9km)
  • Wasquehal (19km)
  • Tourcoing (25km)
  • Mastaing (36km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lille (13km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Allennes-les-Marais

Canton: Seclin-Sud

Arrondissement: Lille

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

Postcode: 59251

Distance to Allennes-les-Marais

from Lille (prefecture): 14 km

from Paris: 192 km

from Calais: 90 km

from Nice: 827 km

from Bordeaux: 686 km

from Strasbourg: 408 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Allennes-les-Marais from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 21 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Annoeullin, Bauvin, Billy-Berclau, Camphin-en-Carembault, Carnin, Carvin, Chemy, Don, Fournes-en-Weppes, Gondecourt, Herrin, Houplin-Ancoisne, Meurchin, Noyelles-les-Seclin, Phalempin, Provin, Sainghin-en-Weppes, Santes, Seclin, Wahagnies and Wavrin.

This page in French: Visiter Allennes-les-Marais