Auchel tourism and travel guide

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Visit Auchel: highlights and tourist information

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Auchel is situated in the Pas-de-Calais department and Nord-Pas-de-Calais region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 33 kilometres from Arras, the department capital (general information: Auchel is 183 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Aire-sur-la-Lys at 16 km and Les Jardins de Sericourt at 26 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Auchel, 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 Auchel 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 Pas-de-Calais

Map of places to visit near Auchel

Markets in and near Auchel

Market days in Auchel: weekly market: Tuesday;

  • Auchel: market Tuesday (0km)
  • Calonne-Ricouart: market Thursday (2km)
  • Marles-les-Mines: market Saturday (3km)
  • Bruay-la-Buissiere: market Sunday & Friday (6km)
  • Lillers: market Saturday (7km)
  • Barlin: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Bethune: market Sunday & Monday & Friday (12km)
  • Isbergues: market Thursday (13km)
  • Beuvry: market Friday (15km)
  • Aire-sur-la-Lys: market Friday (16km)

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

Tourist attractions near Auchel, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Beffroi de Béthune (Belfries of Belgium and France) (12km)
  • Beffroi d'Aire-sur-la-Lys (Belfries of Belgium and France) (16km)
  • Beffroi de Bailleul (Belfries of Belgium and France) (32km)
  • Arras citadelle (Vauban fortifications) (32km)
  • Beffroi et hôtel de ville d'Arras (Belfries of Belgium and France) (32km)
  • Beffroi d'Hesdin (Belfries of Belgium and France) (34km)
  • Beffroi de Lucheux (Belfries of Belgium and France) (34km)
  • Beffroi d'Armentières (Belfries of Belgium and France) (36km)
  • Beffroi de Doullens (Belfries of Belgium and France) (40km)
  • Beffroi de Loos (Belfries of Belgium and France) (41km)
  • Beffroi de Lille (Belfries of Belgium and France) (45km)
  • Beffroi de Douai (Belfries of Belgium and France) (46km)
  • Beffroi de Comines (Belfries of Belgium and France) (48km)
  • Beffroi de Saint-Riquier (Belfries of Belgium and France) (55km)
  • Beffroi d'Abbeville (Belfries of Belgium and France) (63km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Caps et Marais d'Opale (47km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de La Treille (Lille) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Sericourt (26km)
  • La ferme du mont des Récollets (33km)
  • Le jardin des Lianes (37km)
  • Jardin du château de Maizicourt (42km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle nationale des grottes et des pelouses d'Acquin-Westbécourt et des coteaux de Wavrans-sur-l'Aa (31km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des étangs du Romelaëre (33km)
  • Forêt d'Hesdin (34km)
  • Les Prés du Hem (36km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (44km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Jardin écologique du Vieux-Lille (45km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Boubers-sur-Canche (29km)
  • Wattignies (42km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lille (44km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Auchel

Canton: Auchel

Arrondissement: Béthune

Department: Pas-de-Calais

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

Postcode: 62260

Distance to Auchel

from Arras (prefecture): 33 km

from Paris: 183 km

from Calais: 66 km

from Nice: 839 km

from Bordeaux: 670 km

from Strasbourg: 437 km

Getting here

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

We have 22 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Allouagne, Ames, Amettes, Aumerval, Bailleul-les-Pernes, Bours, Bruay-la-Buissiere, Burbure, Calonne-Ricouart, Camblain-Chatelain, Divion, Ferfay, Floringhem, Houdain, Lapugnoy, Lieres, Lozinghem, Marest, Marles-les-Mines, Ourton, Pernes and Pressy.

This page in French: Visiter Auchel