Dompierre-sur-Helpe tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Maroilles at 7 km from Dompierre-sur-Helpe

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Dompierre-sur-Helpe 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 Dompierre-sur-Helpe in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Maroilles at 7 km and Forest of Mormal at 11 km.

Dompierre-sur-Helpe, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 7 km (direction west)

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

See Maroilles guide
Forest of Mormal

Forest of Mormal

at 11 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Forest of Mormal guide


at 17 km (direction 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 north-north-west)

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

See Bavay guide
Le Quesnoy

Le Quesnoy

at 20 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Le Quesnoy guide


at 45 km (direction west)

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

See Cambrai guide


at 46 km (direction north-west)

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

See Saint-Amand-les-Eaux guide


Most Beautiful Village at 49 km (direction south-east), in the Aisne department

The small and rather remote village of Parfondeval is lso very picturesque and centred...

See Parfondeval guide


at 53 km (direction west-south-west), in the Aisne department

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

See Saint-Quentin guide

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Markets in and near Dompierre-sur-Helpe

  • Avesnes-sur-Helpe: market Friday (5km)
  • Aulnoye-Aymeries: market Tuesday (7km)
  • Le Nouvion-en-Thierache: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Bavay: market Friday (18km)
  • Fourmies: market Saturday (19km)
  • Cousolre: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Jeumont: market Thursday (24km)
  • Anor: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Hirson: market Thursday & Monday (29km)
  • Guise: market Saturday (32km)

More information about Dompierre-sur-Helpe, Nord-Pas-de-Calais

Tourist attractions near Dompierre-sur-Helpe, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • l'Avesnois (2km)
  • Scarpe-Escaut (45km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le jardin de Sylvie Fontaine (7km)
  • Jardins du château (35km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle des Marais d'Isle (51km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (52km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (53km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Mastaing (43km)
  • Gauchy (55km)

Geography and distances

Dompierre-sur-Helpe is in the north-east of France at 79 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Dompierre-sur-Helpe is 180 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Dompierre-sur-Helpe

Canton: Avesnes-sur-Helpe-Nord

Arrondissement: Avesnes-sur-Helpe

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 59440

Distance to Dompierre-sur-Helpe

from Lille (prefecture): 79 km

from Paris: 180 km

from Calais: 168 km

from Nice: 761 km

from Bordeaux: 677 km

from Strasbourg: 330 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Dompierre-sur-Helpe from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Avesnelles, Avesnes-sur-Helpe, Bas-Lieu, Cartignies, Ecuelin, Grand-Fayt, Haut-Lieu, Leval, Marbaix, Monceau-Saint-Waast, Noyelles-sur-Sambre, Petit-Fayt, Saint-Aubin, Saint-Hilaire-sur-Helpe, Saint-Remy-Chaussee, Sassegnies and Taisnieres-en-Thierache.

This page in French: Visiter Dompierre-sur-Helpe