Barastre tourism and travel guide

Photo of Barastre in Pas-de-Calais

Photo is of Peronne at 16 km from Barastre

Visit Barastre: highlights and tourist information

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Barastre is situated in the Pas-de-Calais 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 Barastre in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Peronne at 16 km and Cambrai at 23 km.

Barastre, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 16 km (direction south), in the Somme department

The town of Péronne is above all known for its impressive Museum commemorating life...

See Peronne guide


at 23 km (direction east-north-east), in the Nord department

Remarkably for the town that was the site of the world's first ever tank...

See Cambrai guide
Arras Carriere Wellington

Arras Carriere Wellington

Monument at 25 km (direction north-west)

The Carrière Wellington museum in Arras is a series of tunnels that were used...

See Arras Carriere Wellington guide


at 26 km (direction north-west)

The belfry and the large number of baroque style houses make the centre of...

See Arras guide


at 35 km (direction north-north-east), in the Nord department

Douai has a pleasant old town and one of the most impressive belfries in...

See Douai guide


at 36 km (direction east-south-east), in the Aisne department

In the central square in Saint-Quentin, the 16th century town hall is a remarkable...

See Saint-Quentin guide


at 49 km (direction west-south-west), in the Somme department

As well as the remarkabe gothic style cathedral which attracts most visitors, Amiens also...

See Amiens guide
Amiens Cathedral

Amiens Cathedral

Cathedral at 49 km (direction west-south-west), in the Somme department

The 13th century cathedral in Amiens is a fabulous example of gothic style architecture...

See Amiens Cathedral guide
Les Jardins de Sericourt

Les Jardins de Sericourt

Garden at 50 km (direction west-north-west)

Beautiful garden to visit in the village of Sericourt....

See Les Jardins de Sericourt guide


at 55 km (direction north-east), in the Nord department

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 Barastre


Markets in and near Barastre

  • Bapaume: market Friday (7km)
  • Peronne: market Saturday (16km)
  • Albert: market Saturday (22km)
  • Cambrai: market Wednesday & Saturday (24km)
  • Arras: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (26km)
  • Rosieres-en-Santerre: market Tuesday (34km)
  • Douai: market Wednesday & Saturday (34km)
  • Caudry: market Tuesday & Friday (35km)
  • Avesnes-les-Aubert: market Thursday & Sunday (35km)
  • Corbie: market Friday (35km)

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

Tourist attractions near Barastre, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Scarpe-Escaut (53km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (23km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le clos Alexandre (49km)
  • Parc du château de Sericourt (50km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle des Marais d'Isle (37km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (37km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (42km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (45km)
  • Réserve naturelle de l'Étang Saint-Ladre (46km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Guyencourt-Saulcourt (14km)
  • Gauchy (37km)
  • Mastaing (37km)

Geography and distances

Barastre is in the north of France at 26 kilometres from Arras, the department capital (general information: Barastre is 142 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Barastre

Canton: Bertincourt

Arrondissement: Arras

Department: Pas-de-Calais

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 62124

Distance to Barastre

from Arras (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 142 km

from Calais: 124 km

from Nice: 781 km

from Bordeaux: 639 km

from Strasbourg: 386 km

Getting here

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

We have 25 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bancourt, Bapaume, Beaulencourt, Beaumetz-les-Cambrai, Bertincourt, Beugny, Bus, Etricourt-Manancourt, Favreuil, Fremicourt, Haplincourt, Le Transloy, Lebucquiere, Lechelle, Lesboeufs, Mesnil-en-Arrouaise, Morval, Neuville-Bourjonval, Riencourt-les-Bapaume, Rocquigny, Ruyaulcourt, Sailly-Saillisel, Velu, Villers-Au-Flos and Ytres.

This page in French: Visiter Barastre