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Dannes tourism and travel guide

Photo of Dannes in Pas-de-Calais

Photo is of Le Touquet at 8 km from Dannes

Visit Dannes: highlights and tourist information

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Dannes is situated in the Pas-de-Calais department and Hauts-de-France region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Le Touquet at 8 km and Boulogne-sur-Mer at 16 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Dannes, 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 Dannes in Hauts-de-France.

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

Le Touquet

Le Touquet

Seaside resort at 8 km (direction south-south-west)

Upmarket Le Touquet is probably the most popular of the coastal resorts...

See Le Touquet guide


Seaside resort at 16 km (direction south-south-west)

The old town with its ramparts, castle and ancient...

See Boulogne-sur-Mer guide


at 16 km (direction south-south-west)

Nausicaa is a large aquarium and sea life centre and one...

See Nausicaa guide


at 17 km (direction south-east)

The historic centre of the fortified town of Montreuil is lovely...

See Montreuil-sur-Mer guide


at 21 km (direction south-east)

Wimereux is a seaside town with a fine selection...

See Wimereux guide


Seaside resort at 27 km (direction south-south-west), in the Somme department

Both the beach itself and the resort of Fort-Mahon-Plage...

See Fort-Mahon-Plage guide
Valloires abbey

Valloires abbey

Abbey at 29 km (direction south-east), in the Somme department

Valloires abbey is an 18th century Cistercian abbey with formal...

See Valloires abbey guide


at 34 km (direction south-east)

Wissant is a small seaside town in the north of France which...

See Wissant guide
Cap Blanc-Nez and Cap Gris-Nez

Cap Blanc-Nez and Cap Gris-Nez

Scenery at 38 km (direction north-north-east)

The Cap Blanc-Nez and the Cap Gris-Nez are classified...

See Cap Blanc-Nez and Cap Gris-Nez guide
Le Crotoy

Le Crotoy

Seaside resort at 41 km (direction south), in the Somme department

The long sandy beach is the main attraction in Le Crotoy,...

See Le Crotoy guide
The Bay of the Somme

The Bay of the Somme

Scenery at 42 km (direction south), in the Somme department

The Somme Bay is a large bay with a...

See The Bay of the Somme guide
The Jardin des Lianes

The Jardin des Lianes

Garden at 42 km (direction east-south-east)

The Jardin des Lianes is one of our favourite gardens...

See The Jardin des Lianes guide


at 44 km (direction south), in the Somme department

Saint-Valery-sur-Somme is one of the nicest towns in the region, especially...

See Saint-Valery-sur-Somme guide


at 49 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Saint-Omer guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Pas-de-Calais

Map of places to visit near Dannes


Markets in and near Dannes

  • Camiers: market Thursday & Monday (2km)
  • Etaples: market Tuesday & Friday (8km)
  • Cucq: market Sunday - seasonal market only (11km)
  • Cucq: market Wednesday (11km)
  • Boulogne-sur-Mer: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Desvres: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Berck: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday (20km)
  • Ambleteuse: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Rue: market Saturday (35km)
  • Fruges: market Saturday (38km)

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

Tourist attractions near Dannes, France

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


Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Beffroi de Boulogne-sur-Mer (Belfries of Belgium and France) (16km)
  • Beffroi de Rue (Belfries of Belgium and France) (35km)
  • Beffroi d'Hesdin (Belfries of Belgium and France) (38km)
  • Beffroi de Calais (Belfries of Belgium and France) (44km)
  • Beffroi de Gravelines (Belfries of Belgium and France) (57km)

National Monuments

  • Column of the Grand Army (17km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Caps et Marais d'Opale (28km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Saulve (Montreuil-sur-Mer) (17km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Valloires (30km)
  • Le jardin des Lianes (42km)
  • Herbarium des remparts (44km)
  • Jardin du château de Maizicourt (56km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle de la Baie de Canche (4km)
  • Dunes d'Écault (8km)
  • Baie d'Authie (22km)
  • Cap Gris-Nez (31km)
  • Forêt d'Hesdin (36km)
  • Parc du Marquenterre (36km)
  • Cap Blanc-Nez (38km)
  • Réserve naturelle de la Baie de Somme (38km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des grottes et des pelouses d'Acquin-Westbécourt et des coteaux de Wavrans-sur-l'Aa (39km)
  • Pointe du Hourdel (41km)
  • Forêt de Crécy (42km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Parc Bagatelle (17km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Le Touquet (8km)
  • Saint-Josse (14km)
  • Forest-l'Abbaye (45km)
  • Boubers-sur-Canche (55km)

Geography and distances

Dannes is in the north of France at 89 kilometres from Arras, the department capital (general information: Dannes is 199 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Dannes

Canton: Samer

Arrondissement: Boulogne-sur-Mer

Department: Pas-de-Calais

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 62187

Distance to Dannes

from Arras (prefecture): 89 km

from Paris: 199 km

from Calais: 44 km

from Nice: 876 km

from Bordeaux: 660 km

from Strasbourg: 495 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Camiers, Frencq, Halinghen, Lefaux, Nesles, Neufchatel-Hardelot, Verlincthun and Widehem.

This page in French: Visiter Dannes

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