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Visit Bourbourg: highlights and tourist information

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Bourbourg 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 70 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Bourbourg is 232 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Gravelines at 7 km and Esquelbecq at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Bourbourg, 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 Bourbourg 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 Bourbourg

Markets in and near Bourbourg

Market days in Bourbourg: weekly market: Tuesday;

  • Bourbourg: market Tuesday (0km)
  • Gravelines: market Sunday & Friday (7km)
  • Grand-Fort-Philippe: market Monday (8km)
  • Audruicq: market Wednesday (11km)
  • Grande-Synthe: market Tuesday & Thursday (11km)
  • Dunkerque: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday (12km)
  • Coudekerque-Branche: market Tuesday (16km)
  • Bergues: market Monday (16km)
  • Ardres: market Thursday (18km)
  • Coulogne: market Monday (22km)

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

Tourist attractions near Bourbourg, France

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


Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Beffroi de Gravelines (Belfries of Belgium and France) (7km)
  • Beffroi de l'église St-Éloi de Dunkerque (Belfries of Belgium and France) (16km)
  • Beffroi et hôtel de ville de Dunkerque (Belfries of Belgium and France) (16km)
  • Beffroi de Bergues (Belfries of Belgium and France) (17km)
  • Beffroi de Calais (Belfries of Belgium and France) (24km)
  • Beffroi d'Aire-sur-la-Lys (Belfries of Belgium and France) (37km)
  • Beffroi de Bailleul (Belfries of Belgium and France) (44km)
  • Beffroi de Boulogne-sur-Mer (Belfries of Belgium and France) (48km)

National Monuments

  • Column of the Grand Army (47km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Caps et Marais d'Opale (30km)

Remarkable gardens

  • La ferme du mont des Récollets (26km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle du Platier d'Oye (11km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des étangs du Romelaëre (19km)
  • Réserve naturelle de la Dune Marchand (26km)
  • Dune fossile de Ghyvelde (27km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des grottes et des pelouses d'Acquin-Westbécourt et des coteaux de Wavrans-sur-l'Aa (29km)
  • Cap Blanc-Nez (34km)
  • Cap Gris-Nez (44km)
  • Dunes d'Écault (54km)
  • Réserve naturelle de la Baie de Canche (60km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Loon-Plage (6km)
  • Grande-Synthe (11km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Bourbourg

Canton: Bourbourg

Arrondissement: Dunkerque

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 59630

Distance to Bourbourg

from Lille (prefecture): 70 km

from Paris: 232 km

from Calais: 24 km

from Nice: 891 km

from Bordeaux: 710 km

from Strasbourg: 477 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cappelle-Brouck, Craywick, Gravelines, Looberghe, Loon-Plage, Saint-Folquin, Saint-Georges-sur-l'Aa, Saint-Pierre-Brouck and Sainte-Marie-Kerque.

This page in French: Visiter Bourbourg

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