Bray-Dunes tourism and travel guide

Photo of Bray-Dunes in Nord

Photo is of Esquelbecq at 21 km from Bray-Dunes

Visit Bray-Dunes: highlights and tourist information

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Bray-Dunes 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 Bray-Dunes in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Esquelbecq at 21 km and Gravelines at 29 km.

Bray-Dunes, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Esquelbecq

Esquelbecq

at 21 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Esquelbecq guide
Gravelines

Gravelines

at 29 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Gravelines guide
 
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Cassel

Cassel

at 30 km (direction south)

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

See Cassel guide
Saint-Omer

Saint-Omer

at 40 km (direction south-west), in the Pas-de-Calais department

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

See Saint-Omer guide
Aire-sur-la-Lys

Aire-sur-la-Lys

at 49 km (direction south-south-west), in the Pas-de-Calais department

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

See Aire-sur-la-Lys guide
Lille

Lille

at 62 km (direction south-east)

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

See Lille guide
Roubaix

Roubaix

at 63 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Roubaix guide

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Markets in and near Bray-Dunes

  • Coudekerque-Branche: market Tuesday (10km)
  • Bergues: market Monday (13km)
  • Dunkerque: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday (14km)
  • Grande-Synthe: market Tuesday & Thursday (16km)
  • Bourbourg: market Tuesday (26km)
  • Gravelines: market Sunday & Friday (29km)
  • Grand-Fort-Philippe: market Monday (30km)
  • Audruicq: market Wednesday (37km)
  • Hazebrouck: market Monday (38km)
  • Arques: market Tuesday (40km)

More information about Bray-Dunes, Nord-Pas-de-Calais

Tourist attractions near Bray-Dunes, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Beffroi et hôtel de ville de Dunkerque (Belfries of Belgium and France) (10km)
  • Beffroi de l'église St-Éloi de Dunkerque (Belfries of Belgium and France) (11km)
  • Beffroi de Bergues (Belfries of Belgium and France) (13km)
  • Beffroi de Gravelines (Belfries of Belgium and France) (29km)
  • Beffroi de Bailleul (Belfries of Belgium and France) (40km)
  • Beffroi de Comines (Belfries of Belgium and France) (49km)
  • Beffroi d'Armentières (Belfries of Belgium and France) (50km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Caps et Marais d'Opale (56km)

Remarkable gardens

  • La ferme du mont des Récollets (30km)
  • Le jardin du Manoir-aux-Loups (53km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle de la Dune Marchand (1km)
  • Dune fossile de Ghyvelde (2km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Platier d'Oye (32km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des étangs du Romelaëre (36km)
  • Les Prés du Hem (48km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des grottes et des pelouses d'Acquin-Westbécourt et des coteaux de Wavrans-sur-l'Aa (50km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Grande-Synthe (16km)
  • Loon-Plage (22km)
  • Tourcoing (59km)
  • Wasquehal (62km)
 
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Geography and distances

Bray-Dunes is in the north-east of France at 62 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Bray-Dunes is 246 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Bray-Dunes

Canton: Dunkerque-Est

Arrondissement: Dunkerque

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 59123

Distance to Bray-Dunes

from Lille (prefecture): 62 km

from Paris: 246 km

from Calais: 48 km

from Nice: 893 km

from Bordeaux: 730 km

from Strasbourg: 466 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Bray-Dunes from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ghyvelde, Leffrinckoucke, Teteghem, Uxem and Zuydcoote.

This page in French: Visiter Bray-Dunes