Artres tourism and travel guide

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Visit Artres: highlights and tourist information

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Artres 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 51 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Artres is 181 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Le Quesnoy at 8 km and Forest of Marmol at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Artres, 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 Artres 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 Artres

Markets in and near Artres

  • Anzin: market Tuesday & Friday (9km)
  • Beuvrages: market Sunday (11km)
  • Douchy-les-Mines: market Saturday (11km)
  • Denain: market Thursday (11km)
  • Bruay-sur-l'Escaut: market Thursday & Sunday (12km)
  • Escaudain: market Monday (15km)
  • Avesnes-les-Aubert: market Thursday & Sunday (16km)
  • Abscon: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Bavay: market Friday (18km)
  • Fenain: market Saturday (19km)

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

Tourist attractions near Artres, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Scarpe-Escaut (18km)
  • l'Avesnois (27km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (31km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de La Treille (Lille) (51km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le jardin de Sylvie Fontaine (24km)
  • Le parc Barbieux (50km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (24km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (24km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (35km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Jardin écologique du Vieux-Lille (52km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Mastaing (17km)
  • Guyencourt-Saulcourt (46km)
  • Wattignies (48km)
  • Wasquehal (51km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lille (52km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Artres

Canton: Valenciennes-Sud

Arrondissement: Valenciennes

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

Postcode: 59269

Distance to Artres

from Lille (prefecture): 51 km

from Paris: 181 km

from Calais: 140 km

from Nice: 785 km

from Bordeaux: 681 km

from Strasbourg: 359 km

Getting here

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

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aulnoy-Lez-Valenciennes, Bermerain, Curgies, Famars, Maing, Maresches, Preseau, Querenaing, Ruesnes, Saint-Martin-sur-Ecaillon, Saultain, Sepmeries, Sommaing, Trith-Saint-Leger, Vendegies-sur-Ecaillon, Verchain-Maugre and Villers-Pol.

This page in French: Visiter Artres