Biache-Saint-Vaast tourism and travel guide

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Visit Biache-Saint-Vaast: highlights and tourist information

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Biache-Saint-Vaast 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 12 kilometres from Arras, the department capital (general information: Biache-Saint-Vaast is 167 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Arras Carriere Wellington at 12 km and Douai at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Biache-Saint-Vaast, 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 Biache-Saint-Vaast 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 Biache-Saint-Vaast

Markets in and near Biache-Saint-Vaast

  • Douai: market Wednesday & Saturday (12km)
  • Billy-Montigny: market Sunday (12km)
  • Henin-Beaumont: market Tuesday & Friday (12km)
  • Arras: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (12km)
  • Flers-en-Escrebieux: market Friday (13km)
  • Courcelles-les-Lens: market Sunday (13km)
  • Avion: market Thursday (14km)
  • Auby: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Harnes: market Thursday (15km)
  • Lens: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (15km)

More information about Biache-Saint-Vaast, Nord-Pas-de-Calais

Tourist attractions near Biache-Saint-Vaast, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Scarpe-Escaut (36km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (34km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de La Treille (Lille) (37km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le parc Barbieux (44km)
  • Parc du château de Sericourt (44km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (13km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (23km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (25km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Jardin écologique du Vieux-Lille (38km)
  • Les Prés du Hem (43km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Mastaing (26km)
  • Wattignies (32km)
  • Guyencourt-Saulcourt (36km)
  • Wasquehal (42km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lille (37km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Biache-Saint-Vaast

Canton: Vitry-en-Artois

Arrondissement: Arras

Department: Pas-de-Calais

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 62118

Distance to Biache-Saint-Vaast

from Arras (prefecture): 12 km

from Paris: 167 km

from Calais: 104 km

from Nice: 804 km

from Bordeaux: 663 km

from Strasbourg: 397 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Biache-Saint-Vaast from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arleux-en-Gohelle, Boiry-Notre-Dame, Brebieres, Etaing, Fampoux, Gavrelle, Hamblain-les-Pres, Izel-les-Equerchin, Monchy-le-Preux, Neuvireuil, Oppy, Pelves, Plouvain, Quiery-la-Motte, Roeux, Sailly-en-Ostrevent and Vitry-en-Artois.

This page in French: Visiter Biache-Saint-Vaast