Carency tourism and travel guide

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Visit Carency: highlights and tourist information

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Carency is situated in the Pas-de-Calais department and Nord-Pas-de-Calais region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 11 kilometres from Arras, the department capital (general information: Carency is 171 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Arras at 12 km and Arras Carriere Wellington at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Carency, 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 Carency 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 Pas-de-Calais

Map of places to visit near Carency

Markets in and near Carency

  • Lievin: market Wednesday & Sunday (7km)
  • Bully-les-Mines: market Thursday (7km)
  • Grenay: market Tuesday (8km)
  • Avion: market Thursday (10km)
  • Barlin: market Wednesday (11km)
  • Lens: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (11km)
  • Arras: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (11km)
  • Billy-Montigny: market Sunday (16km)
  • Bruay-la-Buissiere: market Sunday & Friday (16km)
  • Beuvry: market Friday (16km)

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

Tourist attractions near Carency, France

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

Heritage sites

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de La Treille (Lille) (39km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (52km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Sericourt (29km)
  • Jardin du château de Maizicourt (46km)
  • Le parc Barbieux (47km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (26km)
  • Les Prés du Hem (38km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (38km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Jardin écologique du Vieux-Lille (39km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (40km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des grottes et des pelouses d'Acquin-Westbécourt et des coteaux de Wavrans-sur-l'Aa (52km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des étangs du Romelaëre (54km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Wattignies (34km)
  • Boubers-sur-Canche (35km)
  • Mastaing (44km)
  • Wasquehal (44km)
  • Guyencourt-Saulcourt (50km)
  • Tourcoing (50km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lille (38km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Carency

Canton: Vimy

Arrondissement: Arras

Department: Pas-de-Calais

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 62144

Distance to Carency

from Arras (prefecture): 11 km

from Paris: 171 km

from Calais: 87 km

from Nice: 819 km

from Bordeaux: 663 km

from Strasbourg: 415 km

Getting here

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

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ablain-Saint-Nazaire, Acq, Aix-Noulette, Angres, Bouvigny-Boyeffles, Camblain-l'Abbe, Ecurie, Frevin-Capelle, Givenchy-en-Gohelle, Gouy-Servins, Haute-Avesnes, Lievin, Mont-Saint-Eloi, Neuville-Saint-Vaast, Servins, Souchez and Villers-Au-Bois.

This page in French: Visiter Carency