Boursin tourism and travel guide

Photo of Boursin in Pas-de-Calais

Photo is of Wimereux at 15 km from Boursin

Visit Boursin: highlights and tourist information

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Boursin 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 Boursin in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Wimereux at 15 km and Boulogne-sur-Mer at 16 km.

Boursin, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 15 km (direction west)

Wimereux is a seaside town with a fine selection of Belle Epoque villas...

See Wimereux guide


Seaside resort at 16 km (direction west-south-west)

The old town with its ramparts, castle and ancient streets are the highlight in...

See Boulogne-sur-Mer guide


at 17 km (direction west-north-west)

Wissant is a small seaside town in the north of France which is very...

See Wissant guide


at 17 km (direction west)

Nausicaa is a large aquarium and sea life centre and one of the top...

See Nausicaa guide
Cap Blanc-Nez and Cap Gris-Nez

Cap Blanc-Nez and Cap Gris-Nez

Scenery at 19 km (direction north-west)

The Cap Blanc-Nez and the Cap Gris-Nez are classified as Grand sites de France...

See Cap Blanc-Nez and Cap Gris-Nez guide


at 31 km (direction east)

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

See Saint-Omer guide


at 31 km (direction north-east), in the Nord department

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

See Gravelines guide
Le Touquet

Le Touquet

Seaside resort at 33 km (direction south-west)

Upmarket Le Touquet is probably the most popular of the coastal resorts in the...

See Le Touquet guide


at 35 km (direction south-south-west)

The historic centre of the fortified town of Montreuil is lovely to explore with...

See Montreuil-sur-Mer guide


at 43 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Aire-sur-la-Lys guide


at 44 km (direction east), in the Nord department

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

See Esquelbecq guide


at 46 km (direction east), in the Nord department

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

See Cassel guide
Valloires abbey

Valloires abbey

Abbey at 47 km (direction south), in the Somme department

Valloires abbey is an 18th century Cistercian abbey with formal gardens to explore...

See Valloires abbey guide


Seaside resort at 51 km (direction south-south-west), in the Somme department

Both the beach itself and the resort of Fort-Mahon-Plage are among the most popular...

See Fort-Mahon-Plage guide

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Map of places to visit near Boursin


Markets in and near Boursin

  • Desvres: market Tuesday (12km)
  • Ardres: market Thursday (14km)
  • Ambleteuse: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Boulogne-sur-Mer: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Coulogne: market Monday (17km)
  • Calais: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday (20km)
  • Audruicq: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Lumbres: market Friday (22km)
  • Camiers: market Thursday & Monday (28km)
  • Grand-Fort-Philippe: market Monday (31km)

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

Tourist attractions near Boursin, France

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


Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Beffroi de Boulogne-sur-Mer (Belfries of Belgium and France) (16km)
  • Beffroi de Calais (Belfries of Belgium and France) (19km)
  • Beffroi de Gravelines (Belfries of Belgium and France) (31km)
  • Beffroi d'Aire-sur-la-Lys (Belfries of Belgium and France) (43km)
  • Beffroi d'Hesdin (Belfries of Belgium and France) (47km)
  • Beffroi de Bergues (Belfries of Belgium and France) (48km)
  • Beffroi de l'église St-Éloi de Dunkerque (Belfries of Belgium and France) (48km)
  • Beffroi et hôtel de ville de Dunkerque (Belfries of Belgium and France) (48km)

National Monuments

  • Column of the Grand Army (15km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Caps et Marais d'Opale (7km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Saulve (Montreuil-sur-Mer) (35km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cap Blanc-Nez (18km)
  • Cap Gris-Nez (19km)
  • Dunes d'Écault (22km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des grottes et des pelouses d'Acquin-Westbécourt et des coteaux de Wavrans-sur-l'Aa (24km)
  • Réserve naturelle de la Baie de Canche (29km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Platier d'Oye (31km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des étangs du Romelaëre (32km)
  • Forêt d'Hesdin (44km)
  • Baie d'Authie (46km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Parc Bagatelle (42km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Le Touquet (33km)
  • Saint-Josse (36km)
  • Loon-Plage (37km)
  • Grande-Synthe (43km)

Geography and distances

Boursin is in the north of France at 86 kilometres from Arras, the department capital (general information: Boursin is 217 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Boursin

Canton: Guînes

Arrondissement: Calais

Department: Pas-de-Calais

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 62132

Distance to Boursin

from Arras (prefecture): 86 km

from Paris: 217 km

from Calais: 20 km

from Nice: 886 km

from Bordeaux: 684 km

from Strasbourg: 490 km

Getting here

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

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Alembon, Alincthun, Bainghen, Belle-et-Houllefort, Bellebrune, Bouquehault, Colembert, Fiennes, Hardinghen, Henneveux, Herbinghen, Hermelinghen, Le Wast, Longueville, Nabringhen, Rety and Sanghen.

This page in French: Visiter Boursin