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Cappelle-la-Grande tourism and travel guide

Photo of Cappelle-la-Grande in Nord

Photo is of Esquelbecq at 13 km from Cappelle-la-Grande

Visit Cappelle-la-Grande: highlights and tourist information

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Cappelle-la-Grande 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 63 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Cappelle-la-Grande is 238 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Esquelbecq at 13 km and Gravelines at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Cappelle-la-Grande, 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 Cappelle-la-Grande 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 Cappelle-la-Grande


Markets in and near Cappelle-la-Grande

  • Dunkerque: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday (3km)
  • Coudekerque-Branche: market Tuesday (3km)
  • Grande-Synthe: market Tuesday & Thursday (4km)
  • Bergues: market Monday (6km)
  • Bourbourg: market Tuesday (13km)
  • Gravelines: market Sunday & Friday (17km)
  • Grand-Fort-Philippe: market Monday (18km)
  • Audruicq: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Arques: market Tuesday (30km)
  • Ardres: market Thursday (31km)

More information about Cappelle-la-Grande, Nord-Pas-de-Calais

Tourist attractions near Cappelle-la-Grande, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Beffroi de l'église St-Éloi de Dunkerque (Belfries of Belgium and France) (4km)
  • Beffroi et hôtel de ville de Dunkerque (Belfries of Belgium and France) (4km)
  • Beffroi de Bergues (Belfries of Belgium and France) (6km)
  • Beffroi de Gravelines (Belfries of Belgium and France) (17km)
  • Beffroi de Calais (Belfries of Belgium and France) (36km)
  • Beffroi de Bailleul (Belfries of Belgium and France) (39km)
  • Beffroi d'Aire-sur-la-Lys (Belfries of Belgium and France) (40km)
  • Beffroi d'Armentières (Belfries of Belgium and France) (50km)
  • Beffroi de Comines (Belfries of Belgium and France) (52km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Caps et Marais d'Opale (42km)

Remarkable gardens

  • La ferme du mont des Récollets (24km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle de la Dune Marchand (13km)
  • Dune fossile de Ghyvelde (14km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Platier d'Oye (21km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des étangs du Romelaëre (25km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des grottes et des pelouses d'Acquin-Westbécourt et des coteaux de Wavrans-sur-l'Aa (38km)
  • Les Prés du Hem (49km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Grande-Synthe (4km)
  • Loon-Plage (10km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Cappelle-la-Grande

Canton: Dunkerque-Ouest

Arrondissement: Dunkerque

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 59180

Distance to Cappelle-la-Grande

from Lille (prefecture): 63 km

from Paris: 238 km

from Calais: 36 km

from Nice: 891 km

from Bordeaux: 719 km

from Strasbourg: 470 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Cappelle-la-Grande from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Armbouts-Cappel, Bergues, Bierne, Brouckerque, Coudekerque, Coudekerque-Branche, Dunkerque, Fort-Mardyck, Grande-Synthe, Hoymille, Leffrinckoucke, Saint-Pol-sur-Mer, Spycker, Steene and Teteghem.

This page in French: Visiter Cappelle-la-Grande

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