Carnin tourism and travel guide

Photo of Carnin in Nord

Visit Carnin: highlights and tourist information

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Carnin 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 15 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Carnin is 190 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lille at 15 km and Douai at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Carnin, 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 Carnin 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 Carnin

Markets in and near Carnin

  • Annoeullin: market Tuesday (2km)
  • Carvin: market Saturday (3km)
  • Libercourt: market Thursday (6km)
  • Courrieres: market Wednesday (7km)
  • Harnes: market Thursday (9km)
  • Haubourdin: market Friday (10km)
  • La Bassee: market Thursday (11km)
  • Henin-Beaumont: market Tuesday & Friday (11km)
  • Leforest: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Billy-Montigny: market Sunday (12km)

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

Tourist attractions near Carnin, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Scarpe-Escaut (34km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de La Treille (Lille) (15km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le parc Barbieux (23km)
  • Le jardin du Manoir-aux-Loups (32km)
  • La ferme du mont des Récollets (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (16km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Jardin écologique du Vieux-Lille (16km)
  • Les Prés du Hem (21km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (24km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (24km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Wattignies (10km)
  • Wasquehal (21km)
  • Tourcoing (27km)
  • Mastaing (34km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lille (15km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Carnin

Canton: Seclin-Sud

Arrondissement: Lille

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 59112

Distance to Carnin

from Lille (prefecture): 15 km

from Paris: 190 km

from Calais: 91 km

from Nice: 825 km

from Bordeaux: 685 km

from Strasbourg: 407 km

Getting here

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

We have 20 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Allennes-les-Marais, Annoeullin, Bauvin, Camphin-en-Carembault, Carvin, Chemy, Don, Estevelles, Gondecourt, Herrin, Houplin-Ancoisne, Libercourt, Meurchin, Oignies, Phalempin, Provin, Sainghin-en-Weppes, Seclin, Wahagnies and Wavrin.

This page in French: Visiter Carnin