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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 Hauts-de-France region.

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

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!

Esquelbecq

Esquelbecq

at 13 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Esquelbecq guide
Gravelines

Gravelines

at 17 km (direction west)

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

See Gravelines guide
Cassel

Cassel

at 24 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Cassel guide
Saint-Omer

Saint-Omer

at 29 km (direction south-south-west), in the Pas-de-Calais department

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

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

Aire-sur-la-Lys

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

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

See Aire-sur-la-Lys guide
Cap Blanc-Nez and Cap Gris-Nez

Cap Blanc-Nez and Cap Gris-Nez

Scenery at 47 km (direction west), in the Pas-de-Calais department

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

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

Wissant

at 51 km (direction west), in the Pas-de-Calais department

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

See Wissant guide
Lille

Lille

at 63 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Lille guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Nord

Map of places to visit near Cappelle-la-Grande

 
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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)

Hotels near Cappelle-la-Grande

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)
 
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Geography and distances

Cappelle-la-Grande is in the north-east of France at 63 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Cappelle-la-Grande is 238 kilometres from Paris).

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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