Damousies tourism and travel guide

Photo of Damousies in Nord

Photo is of Solre-le-Chateau at 7 km from Damousies

Visit Damousies: highlights and tourist information

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Damousies 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 Damousies in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Solre-le-Chateau at 7 km and Bavay at 18 km.

Damousies, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 7 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 18 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Bavay guide
Forest of Mormal

Forest of Mormal

at 20 km (direction west)

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

See Forest of Mormal guide


at 20 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Maroilles guide
Le Quesnoy

Le Quesnoy

at 27 km (direction west)

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

See Le Quesnoy guide


at 49 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Saint-Amand-les-Eaux guide


at 71 km (direction east-south-east), in the Ardennes department

In and around the grand Place Ducale, among the largest squares in France, you...

See Charleville-Mezieres guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Nord

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Map of places to visit near Damousies


Markets in and near Damousies

  • Jeumont: market Thursday (10km)
  • Cousolre: market Wednesday (10km)
  • Aulnoye-Aymeries: market Tuesday (12km)
  • Avesnes-sur-Helpe: market Friday (12km)
  • Bavay: market Friday (18km)
  • Fourmies: market Saturday (23km)
  • Anor: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Le Nouvion-en-Thierache: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Hirson: market Thursday & Monday (34km)
  • Bruay-sur-l'Escaut: market Thursday & Sunday (39km)

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

Tourist attractions near Damousies, France

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • l'Avesnois (12km)
  • Scarpe-Escaut (49km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le jardin de Sylvie Fontaine (20km)
  • Jardins du château (47km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Rocroi (49km)

Geography and distances

Damousies is in the north-east of France at 82 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Damousies is 193 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Damousies

Canton: Maubeuge-Sud

Arrondissement: Avesnes-sur-Helpe

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 59680

Distance to Damousies

from Lille (prefecture): 82 km

from Paris: 193 km

from Calais: 173 km

from Nice: 765 km

from Bordeaux: 690 km

from Strasbourg: 325 km

Getting here

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

We have 22 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aibes, Beaufort, Berelles, Cerfontaine, Choisies, Colleret, Dimechaux, Dimont, Dourlers, Eclaibes, Ferriere-la-Grande, Ferriere-la-Petite, Floursies, Hautmont, Lez-Fontaine, Louvroil, Obrechies, Quievelon, Sars-Poteries, Solre-le-Chateau, Solrinnes and Wattignies-la-Victoire.

This page in French: Visiter Damousies