Borre tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Cassel at 10 km from Borre

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Borre is situated in the Nord 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 Borre in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Cassel at 10 km and Aire-sur-la-Lys at 17 km.

Borre, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 10 km (direction north-west)

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

See Cassel guide


at 17 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 20 km (direction north-west)

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

See Esquelbecq guide


at 23 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
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at 35 km (direction east)

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

See Lille guide


at 42 km (direction east)

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

See Roubaix guide


at 43 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Gravelines guide
Les Jardins de Sericourt

Les Jardins de Sericourt

Garden at 52 km (direction south-south-west), in the Pas-de-Calais department

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

See Les Jardins de Sericourt guide


at 53 km (direction south-east)

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

See Douai guide
The Jardin des Lianes

The Jardin des Lianes

Garden at 60 km (direction south-west), in the Pas-de-Calais department

The Jardin des Lianes is one of our favourite gardens in this...

See The Jardin des Lianes guide

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Map of places to visit near Borre


Markets in and near Borre

  • Hazebrouck: market Monday (3km)
  • Bailleul: market Tuesday (11km)
  • Estaires: market Thursday (14km)
  • Isbergues: market Thursday (15km)
  • Aire-sur-la-Lys: market Friday (17km)
  • Lillers: market Saturday (20km)
  • Arques: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Armentieres: market Friday (22km)
  • Bethune: market Sunday & Monday & Friday (23km)
  • Beuvry: market Friday (24km)

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

Tourist attractions near Borre, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Beffroi de Bailleul (Belfries of Belgium and France) (11km)
  • Beffroi d'Aire-sur-la-Lys (Belfries of Belgium and France) (17km)
  • Beffroi d'Armentières (Belfries of Belgium and France) (22km)
  • Beffroi de Béthune (Belfries of Belgium and France) (23km)
  • Beffroi de Bergues (Belfries of Belgium and France) (28km)
  • Beffroi de Comines (Belfries of Belgium and France) (30km)
  • Beffroi de Loos (Belfries of Belgium and France) (33km)
  • Beffroi de Lille (Belfries of Belgium and France) (36km)
  • Beffroi de l'église St-Éloi de Dunkerque (Belfries of Belgium and France) (37km)
  • Beffroi et hôtel de ville de Dunkerque (Belfries of Belgium and France) (37km)
  • Beffroi de Gravelines (Belfries of Belgium and France) (43km)
  • Beffroi de Douai (Belfries of Belgium and France) (54km)
  • Beffroi d'Hesdin (Belfries of Belgium and France) (55km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de La Treille (Lille) (35km)

Remarkable gardens

  • La ferme du mont des Récollets (10km)
  • Le jardin du Manoir-aux-Loups (39km)
  • Le parc Barbieux (41km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Les Prés du Hem (21km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des étangs du Romelaëre (22km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des grottes et des pelouses d'Acquin-Westbécourt et des coteaux de Wavrans-sur-l'Aa (31km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Jardin écologique du Vieux-Lille (34km)
  • Dune fossile de Ghyvelde (36km)
  • Réserve naturelle de la Dune Marchand (38km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Platier d'Oye (47km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (51km)
  • Forêt d'Hesdin (55km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Wattignies (37km)
  • Grande-Synthe (37km)
  • Loon-Plage (39km)
  • Wasquehal (39km)
  • Tourcoing (40km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lille (34km)

Geography and distances

Borre is in the north-east of France at 35 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Borre is 209 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Borre

Canton: Hazebrouck-Sud

Arrondissement: Dunkerque

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 59190

Distance to Borre

from Lille (prefecture): 35 km

from Paris: 209 km

from Calais: 57 km

from Nice: 857 km

from Bordeaux: 696 km

from Strasbourg: 442 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Caestre, Eecke, Fletre, Hazebrouck, Hondeghem, Merris, Morbecque, Pradelles, Saint-Sylvestre-Cappel, Sainte-Marie-Cappel, Strazeele and Vieux-Berquin.

This page in French: Visiter Borre


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