Assevent tourism and travel guide

Photo of Assevent in Nord

Photo is of Solre-le-Chateau at 14 km from Assevent

Visit Assevent: highlights and tourist information

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Assevent is situated in the Nord 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 Assevent in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Solre-le-Chateau at 14 km and Bavay at 16 km.

Assevent, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 14 km (direction south-south-east)

Solre-le-Chateau is best known for its church with a sloping spire and the town...

See Solre-le-Chateau guide


at 16 km (direction west)

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

See Bavay guide
Forest of Mormal

Forest of Mormal

at 22 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Forest of Mormal guide


at 25 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Maroilles guide
Le Quesnoy

Le Quesnoy

at 27 km (direction west)

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

See Le Quesnoy guide


at 45 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Saint-Amand-les-Eaux guide

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Map of places to visit near Assevent


Markets in and near Assevent

  • Jeumont: market Thursday (6km)
  • Cousolre: market Wednesday (11km)
  • Aulnoye-Aymeries: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Bavay: market Friday (16km)
  • Avesnes-sur-Helpe: market Friday (19km)
  • Fourmies: market Saturday (30km)
  • Le Nouvion-en-Thierache: market Wednesday (34km)
  • Anor: market Wednesday (35km)
  • Bruay-sur-l'Escaut: market Thursday & Sunday (36km)
  • Anzin: market Tuesday & Friday (38km)

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

Tourist attractions near Assevent, France

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • l'Avesnois (18km)
  • Scarpe-Escaut (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le jardin de Sylvie Fontaine (25km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Rocroi (54km)

Geography and distances

Assevent is in the north-east of France at 78 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Assevent is 200 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Assevent

Canton: Maubeuge-Nord

Arrondissement: Avesnes-sur-Helpe

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 59600

Distance to Assevent

from Lille (prefecture): 78 km

from Paris: 200 km

from Calais: 169 km

from Nice: 772 km

from Bordeaux: 697 km

from Strasbourg: 330 km

Getting here

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

We have 20 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aibes, Bersillies, Bettignies, Boussois, Cerfontaine, Colleret, Elesmes, Ferriere-la-Grande, Ferriere-la-Petite, Gognies-Chaussee, Hautmont, Louvroil, Mairieux, Marpent, Maubeuge, Quievelon, Recquignies, Rousies, Vieux-Reng and Villers-Sire-Nicole.

This page in French: Visiter Assevent