Bouvines tourism and travel guide

Photo of Bouvines in Nord

Visit Bouvines: highlights and tourist information

To Visit  Attractions 

Bouvines 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 11 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Bouvines is 201 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lille at 11 km and Roubaix at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

You can also

Bouvines, 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 Bouvines 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 Bouvines

Markets in and near Bouvines

  • Cysoing: market Tuesday & Sunday (2km)
  • Hem: market Saturday (8km)
  • Croix: market Wednesday & Sunday & Saturday (11km)
  • Haubourdin: market Friday (15km)
  • Libercourt: market Thursday (17km)
  • Leforest: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Annoeullin: market Tuesday (19km)
  • Carvin: market Saturday (19km)
  • Auby: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Courcelles-les-Lens: market Sunday (21km)

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

Tourist attractions near Bouvines, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Scarpe-Escaut (23km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de La Treille (Lille) (11km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le parc Barbieux (11km)
  • Le jardin du Manoir-aux-Loups (23km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle du Jardin écologique du Vieux-Lille (12km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (19km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (21km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (22km)
  • Les Prés du Hem (26km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Wattignies (10km)
  • Wasquehal (11km)
  • Tourcoing (16km)
  • Mastaing (32km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lille (12km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Bouvines

Canton: Cysoing

Arrondissement: Lille

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 59830

Distance to Bouvines

from Lille (prefecture): 11 km

from Paris: 201 km

from Calais: 102 km

from Nice: 824 km

from Bordeaux: 698 km

from Strasbourg: 396 km

Getting here

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

We have 22 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Anstaing, Bachy, Baisieux, Bourghelles, Camphin-en-Pevele, Chereng, Cobrieux, Cysoing, Ennevelin, Fretin, Genech, Gruson, Lesquin, Lezennes, Louvil, Peronne-en-Melantois, Sainghin-en-Melantois, Templeuve, Tressin, Villeneuve-d'Ascq, Wannehain and Willems.

This page in French: Visiter Bouvines