Courrieres tourism and travel guide

Photo of Courrieres in Pas-de-Calais

Photo is of Douai at 14 km from Courrieres

Visit Courrieres: highlights and tourist information

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Courrieres 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 Courrieres in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Douai at 14 km and Lille at 22 km.

Courrieres, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 14 km (direction east-south-east), in the Nord department

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

See Douai guide


at 22 km (direction north-north-east), in the Nord department

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

See Lille guide
Arras Carriere Wellington

Arras Carriere Wellington

Monument at 23 km (direction south-west)

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

See Arras Carriere Wellington guide


at 23 km (direction south-west)

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

See Arras guide


at 31 km (direction north-east), in the Nord department

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

See Roubaix guide


at 34 km (direction east), in the Nord department

Established as a spa centre for more than 2000 years, it is...

See Saint-Amand-les-Eaux guide


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

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

See Cambrai guide


at 44 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Aire-sur-la-Lys guide
Les Jardins de Sericourt

Les Jardins de Sericourt

Garden at 48 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Les Jardins de Sericourt guide


at 50 km (direction north-west), in the Nord department

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

See Cassel guide
Le Quesnoy

Le Quesnoy

at 54 km (direction east-south-east), in the Nord department

Le Quesnoy is best known for the promenade around the impressive ramparts...

See Le Quesnoy guide


at 58 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Saint-Omer guide


at 60 km (direction north-west), in the Nord department

At Esquelbec you can admire the Flemand style town centre with its...

See Esquelbecq guide

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Markets in and near Courrieres

Market days in Courrieres: weekly market: Wednesday;

  • Courrieres: market Wednesday (0km)
  • Harnes: market Thursday (3km)
  • Carvin: market Saturday (4km)
  • Henin-Beaumont: market Tuesday & Friday (4km)
  • Libercourt: market Thursday (5km)
  • Billy-Montigny: market Sunday (5km)
  • Courcelles-les-Lens: market Sunday (7km)
  • Annoeullin: market Tuesday (7km)
  • Leforest: market Wednesday (9km)
  • Lens: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (9km)

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

Tourist attractions near Courrieres, France

What to do at Courrieres? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Courrieres.

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) (22km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (48km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le parc Barbieux (29km)
  • Le jardin du Manoir-aux-Loups (38km)
  • Parc du château de Sericourt (48km)
  • La ferme du mont des Récollets (50km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (11km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (22km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (23km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Jardin écologique du Vieux-Lille (23km)
  • Les Prés du Hem (27km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Wattignies (16km)
  • Wasquehal (27km)
  • Mastaing (31km)
  • Tourcoing (33km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lille (21km)

Geography and distances

Courrieres is in the north of France at 22 kilometres from Arras, the department capital (general information: Courrieres is 183 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Courrieres

Canton: Courrières

Arrondissement: Lens

Department: Pas-de-Calais

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 62710

Distance to Courrieres

from Arras (prefecture): 22 km

from Paris: 183 km

from Calais: 94 km

from Nice: 819 km

from Bordeaux: 678 km

from Strasbourg: 404 km

Getting here

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

We have 18 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Annay, Billy-Montigny, Carvin, Courcelles-les-Lens, Dourges, Estevelles, Fouquieres-les-Lens, Harnes, Henin-Beaumont, Libercourt, Loison-sous-Lens, Meurchin, Montigny-en-Gohelle, Noyelles-Godault, Noyelles-sous-Lens, Oignies, Ostricourt and Vendin-le-Vieil.

This page in French: Visiter Courrieres