Baincthun tourism and travel guide

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Visit Baincthun: highlights and tourist information

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Baincthun 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 91 kilometres from Arras, the department capital (general information: Baincthun is 212 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Boulogne-sur-Mer at 5 km and Nausicaa at 7 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Baincthun, 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 Baincthun 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 Baincthun

Markets in and near Baincthun

  • Boulogne-sur-Mer: market Wednesday (6km)
  • Desvres: market Tuesday (11km)
  • Ambleteuse: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Camiers: market Thursday & Monday (17km)
  • Etaples: market Tuesday & Friday (22km)
  • Cucq: market Sunday - seasonal market only (25km)
  • Cucq: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Ardres: market Thursday (27km)
  • Coulogne: market Monday (28km)
  • Calais: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday (29km)

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

Tourist attractions near Baincthun, France

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

Aquarium

  • Nausicaa - Centre national de la mer (7km)
  • Mareis (22km)

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Beffroi de Boulogne-sur-Mer (Belfries of Belgium and France) (5km)
  • Beffroi de Calais (Belfries of Belgium and France) (29km)
  • Beffroi de Gravelines (Belfries of Belgium and France) (44km)
  • Beffroi d'Hesdin (Belfries of Belgium and France) (45km)

National Monuments

  • Column of the Grand Army (6km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Caps et Marais d'Opale (17km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Saulve (Montreuil-sur-Mer) (28km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Valloires (41km)
  • Le jardin des Lianes (51km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Dunes d'Écault (9km)
  • Cap Gris-Nez (18km)
  • Réserve naturelle de la Baie de Canche (19km)
  • Cap Blanc-Nez (24km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des grottes et des pelouses d'Acquin-Westbécourt et des coteaux de Wavrans-sur-l'Aa (32km)
  • Baie d'Authie (36km)
  • Forêt d'Hesdin (42km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Platier d'Oye (43km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des étangs du Romelaëre (43km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Parc Bagatelle (32km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Le Touquet (22km)
  • Saint-Josse (27km)
  • Loon-Plage (49km)
  • Grande-Synthe (55km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Baincthun

Canton: Boulogne-sur-Mer-Sud

Arrondissement: Boulogne-sur-Mer

Department: Pas-de-Calais

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 62360

Distance to Baincthun

from Arras (prefecture): 91 km

from Paris: 212 km

from Calais: 29 km

from Nice: 885 km

from Bordeaux: 674 km

from Strasbourg: 496 km

Getting here

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

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Belle-et-Houllefort, Boulogne-sur-Mer, Conteville-les-Boulogne, Echinghen, Hesdigneul-les-Boulogne, Hesdin-l'Abbe, Isques, La Capelle-les-Boulogne, Outreau, Pernes-les-Boulogne, Pittefaux, Questrecques, Saint-Etienne-Au-Mont, Saint-Leonard, Saint-Martin-Boulogne and Wirwignes.

This page in French: Visiter Baincthun