Crespin tourism and travel guide

Photo of Crespin in Nord

Photo is of Bavay at 17 km from Crespin

Visit Crespin: highlights and tourist information

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Crespin is situated in the Nord 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 Crespin in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Bavay at 17 km and Saint-Amand-les-Eaux at 17 km.

Crespin, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 17 km (direction south-east)

The town of Bavay has an important Roman forum and other Roman ruins...

See Bavay guide


at 17 km (direction west)

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

See Saint-Amand-les-Eaux guide
Le Quesnoy

Le Quesnoy

at 19 km (direction south)

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

See Le Quesnoy guide
Forest of Mormal

Forest of Mormal

at 25 km (direction south-south-east)

Mormal forest is the largest forest in the region and has hundreds of kilometres...

See Forest of Mormal guide


at 32 km (direction south-south-east)

It is the riverside setting and the buildings that remain of the abbey complex...

See Maroilles guide


at 41 km (direction east-south-east)

Solre-le-Chateau is best known for its church with a sloping spire and the town...

See Solre-le-Chateau guide


at 42 km (direction west)

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

See Douai guide


at 42 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Cambrai guide


at 45 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Roubaix guide


at 49 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Lille guide

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Map of places to visit near Crespin


Markets in and near Crespin

  • Bruay-sur-l'Escaut: market Thursday & Sunday (9km)
  • Beuvrages: market Sunday (12km)
  • Anzin: market Tuesday & Friday (12km)
  • Bavay: market Friday (16km)
  • Denain: market Thursday (22km)
  • Douchy-les-Mines: market Saturday (23km)
  • Escaudain: market Monday (24km)
  • Fenain: market Saturday (26km)
  • Abscon: market Tuesday (27km)
  • Aulnoye-Aymeries: market Tuesday (27km)

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

Tourist attractions near Crespin, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Scarpe-Escaut (17km)
  • l'Avesnois (32km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (48km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de La Treille (Lille) (49km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le jardin de Sylvie Fontaine (32km)
  • Le parc Barbieux (45km)
  • Le jardin du Manoir-aux-Loups (55km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (28km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (30km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (42km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Jardin écologique du Vieux-Lille (50km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Mastaing (28km)
  • Wasquehal (47km)
  • Wattignies (47km)
  • Tourcoing (49km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lille (50km)

Geography and distances

Crespin is in the north-east of France at 49 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Crespin is 198 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Crespin

Canton: Condé-sur-l'Escaut

Arrondissement: Valenciennes

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 59154

Distance to Crespin

from Lille (prefecture): 49 km

from Paris: 198 km

from Calais: 140 km

from Nice: 795 km

from Bordeaux: 697 km

from Strasbourg: 359 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Conde-sur-l'Escaut, Fresnes-sur-Escaut, Onnaing, Quarouble, Quievrechain, Rombies-et-Marchipont, Saint-Aybert and Vicq.

This page in French: Visiter Crespin