Carvin tourism and travel guide

Photo of Carvin in Pas-de-Calais

Visit Carvin: highlights and tourist information

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Carvin 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 26 kilometres from Arras, the department capital (general information: Carvin is 187 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Douai at 16 km and Lille at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Carvin, 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 Carvin 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 Carvin

Markets in and near Carvin

Market days in Carvin: weekly market: Saturday;

  • Carvin: market Saturday (0km)
  • Courrieres: market Wednesday (4km)
  • Libercourt: market Thursday (4km)
  • Annoeullin: market Tuesday (4km)
  • Harnes: market Thursday (6km)
  • Henin-Beaumont: market Tuesday & Friday (8km)
  • Billy-Montigny: market Sunday (9km)
  • Courcelles-les-Lens: market Sunday (9km)
  • Leforest: market Wednesday (10km)
  • Auby: market Wednesday (11km)

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

Tourist attractions near Carvin, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Scarpe-Escaut (33km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de La Treille (Lille) (18km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le parc Barbieux (25km)
  • Le jardin du Manoir-aux-Loups (35km)
  • La ferme du mont des Récollets (48km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (13km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Jardin écologique du Vieux-Lille (19km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (23km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (23km)
  • Les Prés du Hem (24km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Wattignies (13km)
  • Wasquehal (23km)
  • Tourcoing (29km)
  • Mastaing (32km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lille (18km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Carvin

Canton: Carvin

Arrondissement: Lens

Department: Pas-de-Calais

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 62220

Distance to Carvin

from Arras (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 187 km

from Calais: 93 km

from Nice: 822 km

from Bordeaux: 682 km

from Strasbourg: 405 km

Getting here

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

We have 21 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Allennes-les-Marais, Annay, Annoeullin, Bauvin, Camphin-en-Carembault, Carnin, Chemy, Courrieres, Estevelles, Evin-Malmaison, Gondecourt, Harnes, Herrin, Libercourt, Meurchin, Oignies, Ostricourt, Phalempin, Provin, Seclin and Wahagnies.

This page in French: Visiter Carvin