Bouchain tourism and travel guide

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Visit Bouchain: highlights and tourist information

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Bouchain is situated in the Nord department and Nord-Pas-de-Calais region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north-east of France at 43 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Bouchain is 173 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Cambrai at 15 km and Douai at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Bouchain, 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 Bouchain 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 Nord

Map of places to visit near Bouchain

Markets in and near Bouchain

  • Douchy-les-Mines: market Saturday (5km)
  • Abscon: market Tuesday (6km)
  • Escaudain: market Monday (6km)
  • Denain: market Thursday (7km)
  • Aniche: market Friday (8km)
  • Fenain: market Saturday (9km)
  • Avesnes-les-Aubert: market Thursday & Sunday (11km)
  • Cambrai: market Wednesday & Saturday (14km)
  • Anzin: market Tuesday & Friday (16km)
  • Beuvrages: market Sunday (18km)

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

Tourist attractions near Bouchain, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Scarpe-Escaut (18km)
  • l'Avesnois (41km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (23km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de La Treille (Lille) (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le jardin de Sylvie Fontaine (35km)
  • Le parc Barbieux (45km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (14km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (16km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (22km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Jardin écologique du Vieux-Lille (45km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Mastaing (3km)
  • Guyencourt-Saulcourt (36km)
  • Wattignies (39km)
  • Wasquehal (45km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lille (44km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Bouchain

Canton: Bouchain

Arrondissement: Valenciennes

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 59111

Distance to Bouchain

from Lille (prefecture): 43 km

from Paris: 173 km

from Calais: 127 km

from Nice: 790 km

from Bordeaux: 672 km

from Strasbourg: 372 km

Getting here

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

We have 20 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Abscon, Aniche, Avesnes-le-Sec, Denain, Douchy-les-Mines, Emerchicourt, Escaudain, Estrun, Hordain, Iwuy, Lieu-Saint-Amand, Lourches, Marcq-en-Ostrevent, Mastaing, Neuville-sur-Escaut, Noyelles-sur-Selle, Paillencourt, Roeulx, Wasnes-Au-Bac and Wavrechain-sous-Faulx.

This page in French: Visiter Bouchain