Bailleul tourism and travel guide

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Visit Bailleul: highlights and tourist information

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Bailleul 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 25 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Bailleul is 211 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Cassel at 20 km and Lille at 25 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Bailleul, 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 Bailleul 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 Bailleul

Markets in and near Bailleul

Market days in Bailleul: weekly market: Tuesday;

  • Bailleul: market Tuesday (0km)
  • Estaires: market Thursday (10km)
  • Armentieres: market Friday (11km)
  • Hazebrouck: market Monday (14km)
  • Comines: market Monday (18km)
  • Haubourdin: market Friday (22km)
  • La Bassee: market Thursday (23km)
  • Isbergues: market Thursday (23km)
  • Bethune: market Sunday & Monday & Friday (24km)
  • Beuvry: market Friday (24km)

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

Tourist attractions near Bailleul, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Beffroi de Bailleul (Belfries of Belgium and France) (1km)
  • Beffroi d'Armentières (Belfries of Belgium and France) (11km)
  • Beffroi de Comines (Belfries of Belgium and France) (19km)
  • Beffroi de Loos (Belfries of Belgium and France) (23km)
  • Beffroi de Béthune (Belfries of Belgium and France) (24km)
  • Beffroi de Lille (Belfries of Belgium and France) (25km)
  • Beffroi d'Aire-sur-la-Lys (Belfries of Belgium and France) (27km)
  • Beffroi de Bergues (Belfries of Belgium and France) (34km)
  • Beffroi de l'église St-Éloi de Dunkerque (Belfries of Belgium and France) (43km)
  • Beffroi et hôtel de ville de Dunkerque (Belfries of Belgium and France) (43km)
  • Beffroi de Douai (Belfries of Belgium and France) (47km)
  • Beffroi de Gravelines (Belfries of Belgium and France) (52km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de La Treille (Lille) (25km)

Remarkable gardens

  • La ferme du mont des Récollets (20km)
  • Le jardin du Manoir-aux-Loups (27km)
  • Le parc Barbieux (30km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Les Prés du Hem (10km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Jardin écologique du Vieux-Lille (24km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des étangs du Romelaëre (33km)
  • Dune fossile de Ghyvelde (39km)
  • Réserve naturelle de la Dune Marchand (42km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des grottes et des pelouses d'Acquin-Westbécourt et des coteaux de Wavrans-sur-l'Aa (43km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (44km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (50km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (51km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Wattignies (27km)
  • Wasquehal (28km)
  • Tourcoing (29km)
  • Grande-Synthe (44km)
  • Loon-Plage (47km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lille (24km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Bailleul

Canton: Bailleul

Arrondissement: Dunkerque

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

Postcode: 59270

Distance to Bailleul

from Lille (prefecture): 25 km

from Paris: 211 km

from Calais: 67 km

from Nice: 853 km

from Bordeaux: 701 km

from Strasbourg: 432 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Berthen, Le Doulieu, Merris, Meteren, Saint-Jans-Cappel and Steenwerck.

This page in French: Visiter Bailleul