Courcelles-les-Lens tourism and travel guide

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Visit Courcelles-les-Lens: highlights and tourist information

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Courcelles-les-Lens 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 22 kilometres from Arras, the department capital (general information: Courcelles-les-Lens is 180 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Douai at 7 km and Arras Carriere Wellington at 23 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Courcelles-les-Lens, 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 Courcelles-les-Lens 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 Courcelles-les-Lens

Markets in and near Courcelles-les-Lens

Market days in Courcelles-les-Lens: weekly market: Sunday;

  • Courcelles-les-Lens: market Sunday (0km)
  • Auby: market Wednesday (3km)
  • Leforest: market Wednesday (4km)
  • Flers-en-Escrebieux: market Friday (4km)
  • Henin-Beaumont: market Tuesday & Friday (5km)
  • Courrieres: market Wednesday (7km)
  • Libercourt: market Thursday (7km)
  • Douai: market Wednesday & Saturday (7km)
  • Billy-Montigny: market Sunday (8km)
  • Harnes: market Thursday (9km)

More information about Courcelles-les-Lens, Nord-Pas-de-Calais

Tourist attractions near Courcelles-les-Lens, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Scarpe-Escaut (28km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de La Treille (Lille) (25km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (41km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le parc Barbieux (31km)
  • Le jardin du Manoir-aux-Loups (41km)
  • La ferme du mont des Récollets (57km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (5km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (16km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (17km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Jardin écologique du Vieux-Lille (26km)
  • Les Prés du Hem (33km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Wattignies (19km)
  • Mastaing (24km)
  • Wasquehal (29km)
  • Tourcoing (35km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lille (25km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Courcelles-les-Lens

Canton: Leforest

Arrondissement: Lens

Department: Pas-de-Calais

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 62970

Distance to Courcelles-les-Lens

from Arras (prefecture): 22 km

from Paris: 180 km

from Calais: 101 km

from Nice: 813 km

from Bordeaux: 676 km

from Strasbourg: 398 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Courcelles-les-Lens from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 18 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Auby, Courrieres, Cuincy, Douai, Dourges, Esquerchin, Evin-Malmaison, Flers-en-Escrebieux, Henin-Beaumont, Lauwin-Planque, Leforest, Moncheaux, Noyelles-Godault, Oignies, Ostricourt, Quiery-la-Motte, Raimbeaucourt and Roost-Warendin.

This page in French: Visiter Courcelles-les-Lens