Douchy-les-Mines tourism and travel guide

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Visit Douchy-les-Mines: highlights and tourist information

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Douchy-les-Mines 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 44 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Douchy-les-Mines is 177 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Amand-les-Eaux at 17 km and Le Quesnoy at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Douchy-les-Mines, 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 Douchy-les-Mines in Hauts-de-France.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Douchy-les-Mines

Markets in and near Douchy-les-Mines

Market days in Douchy-les-Mines: weekly market: Saturday;

  • Douchy-les-Mines: market Saturday (0km)
  • Denain: market Thursday (3km)
  • Escaudain: market Monday (5km)
  • Abscon: market Tuesday (7km)
  • Fenain: market Saturday (10km)
  • Aniche: market Friday (10km)
  • Anzin: market Tuesday & Friday (11km)
  • Avesnes-les-Aubert: market Thursday & Sunday (12km)
  • Beuvrages: market Sunday (13km)
  • Bruay-sur-l'Escaut: market Thursday & Sunday (15km)

More information about Douchy-les-Mines, Nord-Pas-de-Calais

Tourist attractions near Douchy-les-Mines, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Scarpe-Escaut (15km)
  • l'Avesnois (37km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (26km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de La Treille (Lille) (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le jardin de Sylvie Fontaine (32km)
  • Le parc Barbieux (45km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (15km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (16km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (25km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Jardin écologique du Vieux-Lille (46km)
  • Les Prés du Hem (58km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Mastaing (6km)
  • Wattignies (40km)
  • Guyencourt-Saulcourt (40km)
  • Wasquehal (45km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lille (45km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Douchy-les-Mines

Canton: Denain

Arrondissement: Valenciennes

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 59282

Distance to Douchy-les-Mines

from Lille (prefecture): 44 km

from Paris: 177 km

from Calais: 130 km

from Nice: 790 km

from Bordeaux: 676 km

from Strasbourg: 368 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Douchy-les-Mines from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 19 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Avesnes-le-Sec, Bouchain, Denain, Escaudain, Haspres, Haulchin, Haveluy, Hordain, Lieu-Saint-Amand, Lourches, Mastaing, Monchaux-sur-Ecaillon, Neuville-sur-Escaut, Noyelles-sur-Selle, Prouvy, Roeulx, Rouvignies, Thiant and Wavrechain-sous-Denain.

This page in French: Visiter Douchy-les-Mines