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Esquerchin tourism and travel guide

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Visit Esquerchin: highlights and tourist information

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Esquerchin 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 29 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Esquerchin is 176 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Douai at 5 km and Arras Carriere Wellington at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Esquerchin, 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 Esquerchin 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 Esquerchin

Markets in and near Esquerchin

  • Flers-en-Escrebieux: market Friday (4km)
  • Douai: market Wednesday & Saturday (5km)
  • Courcelles-les-Lens: market Sunday (5km)
  • Auby: market Wednesday (5km)
  • Henin-Beaumont: market Tuesday & Friday (7km)
  • Leforest: market Wednesday (8km)
  • Billy-Montigny: market Sunday (9km)
  • Courrieres: market Wednesday (11km)
  • Harnes: market Thursday (11km)
  • Libercourt: market Thursday (12km)

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

Tourist attractions near Esquerchin, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Scarpe-Escaut (29km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de La Treille (Lille) (29km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (37km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le parc Barbieux (35km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (5km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (16km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (18km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Jardin écologique du Vieux-Lille (31km)
  • Les Prés du Hem (37km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Mastaing (22km)
  • Wattignies (24km)
  • Wasquehal (34km)
  • Tourcoing (40km)
  • Guyencourt-Saulcourt (42km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lille (29km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Esquerchin

Canton: Douai-Sud-Ouest

Arrondissement: Douai

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 59553

Distance to Esquerchin

from Lille (prefecture): 29 km

from Paris: 176 km

from Calais: 104 km

from Nice: 808 km

from Bordeaux: 672 km

from Strasbourg: 396 km

Getting here

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

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Auby, Brebieres, Corbehem, Courcelles-les-Lens, Courchelettes, Cuincy, Douai, Ferin, Flers-en-Escrebieux, Henin-Beaumont, Izel-les-Equerchin, Lambres-Lez-Douai, Lauwin-Planque, Noyelles-Godault, Quiery-la-Motte and Vitry-en-Artois.

This page in French: Visiter Esquerchin

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