Carency tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Arras at 12 km from Carency

Visit Carency: highlights and tourist information

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Carency is situated in the Pas-de-Calais 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 Carency in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Arras at 12 km and Arras Carriere Wellington at 12 km.

Carency, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 12 km (direction south-east)

The belfry and the large number of baroque style houses make the centre of...

See Arras guide
Arras Carriere Wellington

Arras Carriere Wellington

Monument at 12 km (direction south-east)

The Carrière Wellington museum in Arras is a series of tunnels that were used...

See Arras Carriere Wellington guide


at 27 km (direction east), in the Nord department

Douai has a pleasant old town and one of the most impressive belfries in...

See Douai guide
Les Jardins de Sericourt

Les Jardins de Sericourt

Garden at 29 km (direction west-south-west)

Beautiful garden to visit in the village of Sericourt....

See Les Jardins de Sericourt guide


at 36 km (direction north-west)

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

See Aire-sur-la-Lys guide


at 39 km (direction north-east), in the Nord department

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

See Lille guide


at 45 km (direction east-south-east), in the Nord department

Remarkably for the town that was the site of the world's first ever tank...

See Cambrai guide
Les Jardins de Maizicourt

Les Jardins de Maizicourt

Garden at 46 km (direction west-south-west), in the Somme department

Beautiful garden to visit in the Somme department in northern France...

See Les Jardins de Maizicourt guide
The Jardin des Lianes

The Jardin des Lianes

Garden at 48 km (direction west)

The Jardin des Lianes is one of our favourite gardens in this region of...

See The Jardin des Lianes guide


at 49 km (direction north-east), in the Nord department

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

See Roubaix guide


at 49 km (direction north-north-west), in the Nord department

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

See Cassel guide


at 51 km (direction north-west)

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

See Saint-Omer guide


at 52 km (direction south-south-east), in the Somme department

The town of Péronne is above all known for its impressive Museum commemorating life...

See Peronne guide

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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

What to do at Carency? 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

Carency is in the north of France at 11 kilometres from Arras, the department capital (general information: Carency is 171 kilometres from Paris).

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