Douvrin tourism and travel guide

Photo of Douvrin in Pas-de-Calais

Photo is of Lille at 22 km from Douvrin

Visit Douvrin: highlights and tourist information

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Douvrin is situated in the Pas-de-Calais 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 Douvrin in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Lille at 22 km and Douai at 23 km.

Douvrin, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 22 km (direction east-north-east), in the Nord department

The renaissance of Lille over the last 20 years has transformed an industrial town...

See Lille guide


at 23 km (direction east-south-east), in the Nord department

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

See Douai guide
Arras Carriere Wellington

Arras Carriere Wellington

Monument at 26 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Arras Carriere Wellington guide


at 26 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Arras guide


at 32 km (direction east-north-east), in the Nord department

Although its not a major tourist destination, the centre of the large town of...

See Roubaix guide


at 34 km (direction west-north-west)

Now officially listed as a 'recommended detour' town, the highlight in Aire-sur-la-Lys is the...

See Aire-sur-la-Lys guide


at 40 km (direction north-west), in the Nord department

The town of Cassel is built on the highest hill in the Flanders region...

See Cassel guide


at 43 km (direction east), in the Nord department

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 43 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Les Jardins de Sericourt guide


at 48 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Saint-Omer guide


at 48 km (direction south-east), in the Nord department

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

See Cambrai guide


at 51 km (direction north-west), in the Nord department

At Esquelbec you can admire the Flemand style town centre with its Chateau and...

See Esquelbecq guide
Les Jardins de Maizicourt

Les Jardins de Maizicourt

Garden at 61 km (direction west-south-west), in the Somme department

Beautiful garden to visit in the Somme department in northern France...

See Les Jardins de Maizicourt guide

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Map of places to visit near Douvrin


Markets in and near Douvrin

  • La Bassee: market Thursday (3km)
  • Annoeullin: market Tuesday (8km)
  • Lens: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (9km)
  • Harnes: market Thursday (9km)
  • Carvin: market Saturday (9km)
  • Grenay: market Tuesday (9km)
  • Courrieres: market Wednesday (10km)
  • Avion: market Thursday (11km)
  • Beuvry: market Friday (11km)
  • Lievin: market Wednesday & Sunday (11km)

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

Tourist attractions near Douvrin, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Scarpe-Escaut (42km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de La Treille (Lille) (22km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le parc Barbieux (30km)
  • Le jardin du Manoir-aux-Loups (37km)
  • La ferme du mont des Récollets (40km)
  • Parc du château de Sericourt (43km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (21km)
  • Les Prés du Hem (21km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Jardin écologique du Vieux-Lille (22km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (32km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (32km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des étangs du Romelaëre (49km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Wattignies (18km)
  • Wasquehal (28km)
  • Tourcoing (33km)
  • Mastaing (41km)
  • Boubers-sur-Canche (49km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lille (21km)

Geography and distances

Douvrin is in the north of France at 25 kilometres from Arras, the department capital (general information: Douvrin is 187 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Douvrin

Canton: Douvrin

Arrondissement: Béthune

Department: Pas-de-Calais

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 62138

Distance to Douvrin

from Arras (prefecture): 25 km

from Paris: 187 km

from Calais: 84 km

from Nice: 828 km

from Bordeaux: 680 km

from Strasbourg: 414 km

Getting here

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

We have 23 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Annay, Auchy-les-Mines, Bauvin, Benifontaine, Billy-Berclau, Cuinchy, Estevelles, Givenchy-les-la-Bassee, Haisnes, Hantay, Hulluch, Illies, La Bassee, Loos-en-Gohelle, Marquillies, Meurchin, Provin, Sainghin-en-Weppes, Salome, Vendin-le-Vieil, Vermelles, Violaines and Wingles.

This page in French: Visiter Douvrin