Courrieres tourism and travel guide

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Visit Courrieres: highlights and tourist information

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Courrieres 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: Courrieres is 183 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Douai at 14 km and Lille at 22 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Courrieres, 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 Courrieres 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 Courrieres

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

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

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