Billy-Montigny tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Douai at 13 km from Billy-Montigny

Visit Billy-Montigny: highlights and tourist information

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Billy-Montigny 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-Montigny in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Douai at 13 km and Arras Carriere Wellington at 18 km.

Billy-Montigny, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 13 km (direction east-south-east), in the Nord department

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

See Douai guide
Arras Carriere Wellington

Arras Carriere Wellington

Monument at 18 km (direction south-west)

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

See Arras Carriere Wellington guide


at 18 km (direction south-west)

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

See Arras guide


at 27 km (direction north-east), in the Nord department

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

See Lille guide


at 36 km (direction north-east), in the Nord department

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

See Roubaix guide


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

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

See Cambrai guide


at 37 km (direction east), in the Nord department

Established as a spa centre for more than 2000 years, it is...

See Saint-Amand-les-Eaux guide


at 44 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Aire-sur-la-Lys guide
Les Jardins de Sericourt

Les Jardins de Sericourt

Garden at 44 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Les Jardins de Sericourt guide


at 52 km (direction north-west), in the Nord department

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

See Cassel guide


at 59 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Saint-Omer guide

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Markets in and near Billy-Montigny

Market days in Billy-Montigny: weekly market: Sunday;

  • Billy-Montigny: market Sunday (0km)
  • Henin-Beaumont: market Tuesday & Friday (2km)
  • Harnes: market Thursday (3km)
  • Courrieres: market Wednesday (5km)
  • Avion: market Thursday (6km)
  • Lens: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (6km)
  • Courcelles-les-Lens: market Sunday (8km)
  • Carvin: market Saturday (9km)
  • Lievin: market Wednesday & Sunday (10km)
  • Libercourt: market Thursday (10km)

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Tourist attractions near Billy-Montigny, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Scarpe-Escaut (36km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de La Treille (Lille) (27km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le parc Barbieux (34km)
  • Le jardin du Manoir-aux-Loups (43km)
  • Parc du château de Sericourt (44km)
  • La ferme du mont des Récollets (52km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (12km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (24km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (25km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Jardin écologique du Vieux-Lille (28km)
  • Les Prés du Hem (31km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des étangs du Romelaëre (60km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Wattignies (21km)
  • Mastaing (31km)
  • Wasquehal (32km)
  • Tourcoing (38km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lille (26km)

Geography and distances

Billy-Montigny is in the north of France at 17 kilometres from Arras, the department capital (general information: Billy-Montigny is 178 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Billy-Montigny

Canton: Noyelles-sous-Lens

Arrondissement: Lens

Department: Pas-de-Calais

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 62420

Distance to Billy-Montigny

from Arras (prefecture): 17 km

from Paris: 178 km

from Calais: 95 km

from Nice: 816 km

from Bordeaux: 673 km

from Strasbourg: 404 km

Getting here

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

We have 22 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Acheville, Annay, Arleux-en-Gohelle, Avion, Bois-Bernard, Courrieres, Dourges, Drocourt, Fouquieres-les-Lens, Fresnoy-en-Gohelle, Harnes, Henin-Beaumont, Lens, Loison-sous-Lens, Mericourt, Montigny-en-Gohelle, Noyelles-Godault, Noyelles-sous-Lens, Oignies, Quiery-la-Motte, Rouvroy and Sallaumines.

This page in French: Visiter Billy-Montigny