Escautpont tourism and travel guide

Photo of Escautpont in Nord

Photo is of Saint-Amand-les-Eaux at 10 km from Escautpont

Visit Escautpont: highlights and tourist information

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Escautpont 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 Escautpont in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Amand-les-Eaux at 10 km and Le Quesnoy at 20 km.

Escautpont, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 10 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Saint-Amand-les-Eaux guide
Le Quesnoy

Le Quesnoy

at 20 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Le Quesnoy guide


at 22 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Bavay guide
Forest of Mormal

Forest of Mormal

at 28 km (direction south-east)

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

See Forest of Mormal guide
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at 35 km (direction west)

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

See Douai guide


at 35 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Maroilles guide


at 38 km (direction south-west)

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

See Cambrai guide


at 40 km (direction north-west)

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

See Roubaix guide


at 43 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Lille guide


at 47 km (direction east-south-east)

Solre-le-Chateau is best known for its church with a sloping spire and...

See Solre-le-Chateau guide

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Map of places to visit near Escautpont


Markets in and near Escautpont

  • Bruay-sur-l'Escaut: market Thursday & Sunday (3km)
  • Beuvrages: market Sunday (6km)
  • Anzin: market Tuesday & Friday (7km)
  • Denain: market Thursday (16km)
  • Douchy-les-Mines: market Saturday (18km)
  • Escaudain: market Monday (18km)
  • Fenain: market Saturday (20km)
  • Abscon: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Bavay: market Friday (21km)
  • Aniche: market Friday (24km)

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Tourist attractions near Escautpont, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Scarpe-Escaut (10km)
  • l'Avesnois (36km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de La Treille (Lille) (43km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le jardin de Sylvie Fontaine (35km)
  • Le parc Barbieux (40km)
  • Le jardin du Manoir-aux-Loups (51km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (21km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (23km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (35km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Jardin écologique du Vieux-Lille (44km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Mastaing (22km)
  • Wattignies (40km)
  • Wasquehal (41km)
  • Tourcoing (44km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lille (44km)

Geography and distances

Escautpont is in the north-east of France at 43 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Escautpont is 195 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Escautpont

Canton: Condé-sur-l'Escaut

Arrondissement: Valenciennes

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 59278

Distance to Escautpont

from Lille (prefecture): 43 km

from Paris: 195 km

from Calais: 134 km

from Nice: 798 km

from Bordeaux: 694 km

from Strasbourg: 365 km

Getting here

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

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Anzin, Beuvrages, Bruay-sur-l'Escaut, Bruille-Saint-Amand, Conde-sur-l'Escaut, Fresnes-sur-Escaut, Hergnies, Odomez, Onnaing, Quarouble, Raismes, Vicq and Vieux-Conde.

This page in French: Visiter Escautpont


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