Capelle tourism and travel guide

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Visit Capelle: highlights and tourist information

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Capelle 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 56 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Capelle is 176 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Le Quesnoy at 6 km and Forest of Marmol at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Capelle, 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 Capelle 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 Capelle

Markets in and near Capelle

  • Avesnes-les-Aubert: market Thursday & Sunday (12km)
  • Douchy-les-Mines: market Saturday (13km)
  • Denain: market Thursday (15km)
  • Anzin: market Tuesday & Friday (15km)
  • Caudry: market Tuesday & Friday (16km)
  • Beuvrages: market Sunday (17km)
  • Bruay-sur-l'Escaut: market Thursday & Sunday (18km)
  • Escaudain: market Monday (18km)
  • Bavay: market Friday (19km)
  • Abscon: market Tuesday (21km)

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

Tourist attractions near Capelle, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Scarpe-Escaut (24km)
  • l'Avesnois (24km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (27km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de La Treille (Lille) (56km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le jardin de Sylvie Fontaine (19km)
  • Jardins du château (43km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (28km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (29km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (38km)
  • Réserve naturelle des Marais d'Isle (46km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Mastaing (19km)
  • Guyencourt-Saulcourt (42km)
  • Wattignies (53km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lille (57km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Capelle

Canton: Solesmes

Arrondissement: Cambrai

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

Postcode: 59213

Distance to Capelle

from Lille (prefecture): 56 km

from Paris: 176 km

from Calais: 143 km

from Nice: 779 km

from Bordeaux: 675 km

from Strasbourg: 355 km

Getting here

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

We have 21 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beaudignies, Bermerain, Escarmain, Ghissignies, Haussy, Neuville-en-Avesnois, Orsinval, Poix-du-Nord, Querenaing, Romeries, Ruesnes, Saint-Martin-sur-Ecaillon, Saint-Python, Salesches, Sepmeries, Solesmes, Sommaing, Vendegies-sur-Ecaillon, Verchain-Maugre, Vertain and Villers-Pol.

This page in French: Visiter Capelle