Aniche tourism and travel guide

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Visit Aniche: highlights and tourist information

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Aniche 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 36 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Aniche is 177 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Douai at 13 km and Saint-Amand-les-Eaux at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Aniche, 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 Aniche in Hauts-de-France.

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


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

Map of places to visit near Aniche

Markets in and near Aniche

Market days in Aniche: weekly market: Friday;

  • Aniche: market Friday (0km)
  • Abscon: market Tuesday (3km)
  • Fenain: market Saturday (5km)
  • Escaudain: market Monday (6km)
  • Denain: market Thursday (10km)
  • Douchy-les-Mines: market Saturday (10km)
  • Douai: market Wednesday & Saturday (13km)
  • Flers-en-Escrebieux: market Friday (15km)
  • Auby: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Leforest: market Wednesday (18km)

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

Tourist attractions near Aniche, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Scarpe-Escaut (16km)
  • l'Avesnois (48km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (29km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de La Treille (Lille) (36km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le parc Barbieux (39km)
  • Le jardin de Sylvie Fontaine (42km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (7km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (9km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (15km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Jardin écologique du Vieux-Lille (38km)
  • Les Prés du Hem (49km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Mastaing (5km)
  • Wattignies (31km)
  • Wasquehal (38km)
  • Guyencourt-Saulcourt (40km)
  • Tourcoing (44km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lille (37km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Aniche

Canton: Douai-Sud

Arrondissement: Douai

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 59580

Distance to Aniche

from Lille (prefecture): 36 km

from Paris: 177 km

from Calais: 120 km

from Nice: 798 km

from Bordeaux: 675 km

from Strasbourg: 379 km

Getting here

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

We have 21 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Abscon, Auberchicourt, Bouchain, Bruille-Lez-Marchiennes, Ecaillon, Emerchicourt, Erre, Fenain, Fressain, Hornaing, Loffre, Marcq-en-Ostrevent, Masny, Mastaing, Monchecourt, Montigny-en-Ostrevent, Pecquencourt, Rieulay, Roeulx, Somain and Villers-Au-Tertre.

This page in French: Visiter Aniche