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Berthen tourism and travel guide

Photo of Berthen in Nord

Photo is of Cassel at 15 km from Berthen

Visit Berthen: highlights and tourist information

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Berthen is situated in the Nord department and Hauts-de-France region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Cassel at 15 km and Esquelbecq at 22 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Berthen, 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 Berthen in Hauts-de-France.

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



at 15 km (direction west)

The town of Cassel is built on the highest hill in the...

See Cassel guide


at 22 km (direction west-north-west)

At Esquelbec you can admire the Flemand style town centre with its...

See Esquelbecq guide


at 26 km (direction west-south-west), in the Pas-de-Calais department

Now officially listed as a 'recommended detour' town, the highlight in Aire-sur-la-Lys...

See Aire-sur-la-Lys guide


at 31 km (direction east-south-east)

The renaissance of Lille over the last 20 years has transformed an...

See Lille guide


at 31 km (direction west), in the Pas-de-Calais department

The attractive centre of Saint-Omr is one of the best towns to...

See Saint-Omer guide


at 36 km (direction east)

Although its not a major tourist destination, the centre of the large...

See Roubaix guide


at 46 km (direction west-north-west)

The principal attraction at Gravelines is the fortifications, built by the Spanish...

See Gravelines guide


at 53 km (direction south-east)

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

See Douai guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Nord

Map of places to visit near Berthen


Markets in and near Berthen

  • Bailleul: market Tuesday (7km)
  • Hazebrouck: market Monday (12km)
  • Estaires: market Thursday (16km)
  • Armentieres: market Friday (17km)
  • Comines: market Monday (22km)
  • Isbergues: market Thursday (24km)
  • Aire-sur-la-Lys: market Friday (27km)
  • Bergues: market Monday (28km)
  • Haubourdin: market Friday (28km)
  • Bethune: market Sunday & Monday & Friday (28km)

Hotels near Berthen

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

Tourist attractions near Berthen, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Beffroi de Bailleul (Belfries of Belgium and France) (6km)
  • Beffroi d'Armentières (Belfries of Belgium and France) (17km)
  • Beffroi de Comines (Belfries of Belgium and France) (22km)
  • Beffroi d'Aire-sur-la-Lys (Belfries of Belgium and France) (26km)
  • Beffroi de Bergues (Belfries of Belgium and France) (28km)
  • Beffroi de Béthune (Belfries of Belgium and France) (28km)
  • Beffroi de Loos (Belfries of Belgium and France) (29km)
  • Beffroi de Lille (Belfries of Belgium and France) (31km)
  • Beffroi de l'église St-Éloi de Dunkerque (Belfries of Belgium and France) (36km)
  • Beffroi et hôtel de ville de Dunkerque (Belfries of Belgium and France) (36km)
  • Beffroi de Gravelines (Belfries of Belgium and France) (46km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de La Treille (Lille) (31km)

Remarkable gardens

  • La ferme du mont des Récollets (15km)
  • Le jardin du Manoir-aux-Loups (30km)
  • Le parc Barbieux (35km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Les Prés du Hem (16km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des étangs du Romelaëre (29km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Jardin écologique du Vieux-Lille (29km)
  • Dune fossile de Ghyvelde (32km)
  • Réserve naturelle de la Dune Marchand (35km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des grottes et des pelouses d'Acquin-Westbécourt et des coteaux de Wavrans-sur-l'Aa (40km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Platier d'Oye (51km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (51km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (57km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (58km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Wasquehal (33km)
  • Wattignies (33km)
  • Tourcoing (33km)
  • Grande-Synthe (38km)
  • Loon-Plage (41km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lille (29km)

Geography and distances

Berthen is in the north-east of France at 31 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Berthen is 216 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Berthen

Canton: Bailleul-Sud-Ouest

Arrondissement: Dunkerque

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 59270

Distance to Berthen

from Lille (prefecture): 31 km

from Paris: 216 km

from Calais: 62 km

from Nice: 859 km

from Bordeaux: 705 km

from Strasbourg: 438 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bailleul, Boeschepe, Fletre, Godewaersvelde, Meteren and Saint-Jans-Cappel.

This page in French: Visiter Berthen

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