Don tourism and travel guide

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Visit Don: highlights and tourist information

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Don is situated in the Nord department and Nord-Pas-de-Calais region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north-east of France at 14 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Don is 193 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lille at 14 km and Douai at 23 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Don, 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 Don in Hauts-de-France.

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

 
 

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

Map of places to visit near Don

Markets in and near Don

  • Annoeullin: market Tuesday (3km)
  • Carvin: market Saturday (7km)
  • La Bassee: market Thursday (8km)
  • Haubourdin: market Friday (8km)
  • Libercourt: market Thursday (10km)
  • Courrieres: market Wednesday (10km)
  • Harnes: market Thursday (12km)
  • Henin-Beaumont: market Tuesday & Friday (15km)
  • Billy-Montigny: market Sunday (15km)
  • Lens: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (15km)

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

Tourist attractions near Don, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Don.

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Scarpe-Escaut (38km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de La Treille (Lille) (14km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le parc Barbieux (22km)
  • Le jardin du Manoir-aux-Loups (30km)
  • La ferme du mont des Récollets (41km)
  • Parc du château de Sericourt (51km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle du Jardin écologique du Vieux-Lille (15km)
  • Les Prés du Hem (17km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (20km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (28km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (29km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des étangs du Romelaëre (52km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Wattignies (10km)
  • Wasquehal (20km)
  • Tourcoing (26km)
  • Mastaing (39km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lille (13km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Don

Canton: Seclin-Sud

Arrondissement: Lille

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 59272

Distance to Don

from Lille (prefecture): 14 km

from Paris: 193 km

from Calais: 87 km

from Nice: 829 km

from Bordeaux: 687 km

from Strasbourg: 411 km

Getting here

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

We have 22 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Allennes-les-Marais, Annoeullin, Bauvin, Billy-Berclau, Camphin-en-Carembault, Carnin, Chemy, Emmerin, Fournes-en-Weppes, Gondecourt, Hantay, Herlies, Herrin, Houplin-Ancoisne, Marquillies, Provin, Sainghin-en-Weppes, Salome, Santes, Wavrin, Wicres and Wingles.

This page in French: Visiter Don