Billy-Berclau tourism and travel guide

Photo of Billy-Berclau in Pas-de-Calais

Photo is of Lille at 19 km from Billy-Berclau

Visit Billy-Berclau: highlights and tourist information

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Billy-Berclau 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 Billy-Berclau in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Lille at 19 km and Douai at 22 km.

Billy-Berclau, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 19 km (direction east-north-east), in the Nord department

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

See Lille guide


at 22 km (direction south-east), in the Nord department

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

See Douai guide
Arras Carriere Wellington

Arras Carriere Wellington

Monument at 27 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Arras Carriere Wellington guide


at 28 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Arras guide


at 29 km (direction east-north-east), in the Nord department

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

See Roubaix guide


at 36 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Aire-sur-la-Lys guide


at 40 km (direction 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


at 41 km (direction north-west), in the Nord department

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

See Cassel guide
Les Jardins de Sericourt

Les Jardins de Sericourt

Garden at 47 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Les Jardins de Sericourt guide


at 48 km (direction south-east), in the Nord department

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

See Cambrai guide


at 50 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Saint-Omer guide


at 51 km (direction north-west), in the Nord department

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

See Esquelbecq guide

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Markets in and near Billy-Berclau

  • Annoeullin: market Tuesday (5km)
  • La Bassee: market Thursday (5km)
  • Carvin: market Saturday (7km)
  • Courrieres: market Wednesday (9km)
  • Harnes: market Thursday (9km)
  • Lens: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (11km)
  • Libercourt: market Thursday (11km)
  • Billy-Montigny: market Sunday (12km)
  • Avion: market Thursday (12km)
  • Grenay: market Tuesday (12km)

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Tourist attractions near Billy-Berclau, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Scarpe-Escaut (40km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de La Treille (Lille) (19km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le parc Barbieux (27km)
  • Le jardin du Manoir-aux-Loups (34km)
  • La ferme du mont des Récollets (41km)
  • Parc du château de Sericourt (47km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle du Jardin écologique du Vieux-Lille (19km)
  • Les Prés du Hem (20km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (20km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (30km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (30km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des étangs du Romelaëre (50km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Wattignies (15km)
  • Wasquehal (25km)
  • Tourcoing (30km)
  • Mastaing (39km)
  • Boubers-sur-Canche (52km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lille (18km)

Geography and distances

Billy-Berclau is in the north of France at 27 kilometres from Arras, the department capital (general information: Billy-Berclau is 189 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Billy-Berclau

Canton: Douvrin

Arrondissement: Béthune

Department: Pas-de-Calais

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 62138

Distance to Billy-Berclau

from Arras (prefecture): 27 km

from Paris: 189 km

from Calais: 86 km

from Nice: 828 km

from Bordeaux: 682 km

from Strasbourg: 412 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Billy-Berclau from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 24 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Allennes-les-Marais, Annoeullin, Auchy-les-Mines, Bauvin, Benifontaine, Don, Douvrin, Estevelles, Haisnes, Hantay, Hulluch, Illies, La Bassee, Lorgies, Marquillies, Meurchin, Provin, Sainghin-en-Weppes, Salome, Vendin-le-Vieil, Violaines, Wavrin, Wicres and Wingles.

This page in French: Visiter Billy-Berclau