Doignies tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Cambrai at 16 km from Doignies

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Doignies 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 Doignies in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Cambrai at 16 km and Peronne at 22 km.

Doignies, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 16 km (direction east)

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

See Cambrai guide


at 22 km (direction south-south-west), in the Somme department

The town of Péronne is above all known for its impressive Museum commemorating life...

See Peronne guide
Arras Carriere Wellington

Arras Carriere Wellington

Monument at 24 km (direction west-north-west), in the Pas-de-Calais department

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

See Arras Carriere Wellington guide


at 25 km (direction west-north-west), in the Pas-de-Calais department

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

See Arras guide


at 28 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Douai guide


at 36 km (direction south-east), in the Aisne department

In the central square in Saint-Quentin, the 16th century town hall is a remarkable...

See Saint-Quentin guide
Le Quesnoy

Le Quesnoy

at 46 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Le Quesnoy guide


at 46 km (direction north-east)

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

See Saint-Amand-les-Eaux guide
Les Jardins de Sericourt

Les Jardins de Sericourt

Garden at 53 km (direction west-north-west), in the Pas-de-Calais department

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

See Les Jardins de Sericourt guide

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Markets in and near Doignies

  • Bapaume: market Friday (12km)
  • Cambrai: market Wednesday & Saturday (16km)
  • Peronne: market Saturday (23km)
  • Arras: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (25km)
  • Avesnes-les-Aubert: market Thursday & Sunday (27km)
  • Douai: market Wednesday & Saturday (27km)
  • Caudry: market Tuesday & Friday (28km)
  • Aniche: market Friday (29km)
  • Albert: market Saturday (29km)
  • Flers-en-Escrebieux: market Friday (30km)

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

Tourist attractions near Doignies, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Scarpe-Escaut (44km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (18km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (30km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (34km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (37km)
  • Réserve naturelle des Marais d'Isle (37km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Guyencourt-Saulcourt (15km)
  • Mastaing (29km)
  • Gauchy (38km)

Geography and distances

Doignies is in the north-east of France at 57 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Doignies is 149 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Doignies

Canton: Marcoing

Arrondissement: Cambrai

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 62147

Distance to Doignies

from Lille (prefecture): 57 km

from Paris: 149 km

from Calais: 123 km

from Nice: 784 km

from Bordeaux: 647 km

from Strasbourg: 383 km

Getting here

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

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beaumetz-les-Cambrai, Bertincourt, Boursies, Havrincourt, Hermies, Inchy-en-Artois, Lagnicourt-Marcel, Lebucquiere, Moeuvres, Morchies, Noreuil, Pronville, Queant, Ruyaulcourt, Trescault and Velu.

This page in French: Visiter Doignies