Estreux tourism and travel guide

Photo of Estreux in Nord

Photo is of Le Quesnoy at 12 km from Estreux

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Estreux 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 Estreux in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Le Quesnoy at 12 km and Bavay at 16 km.

Estreux, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Le Quesnoy

Le Quesnoy

at 12 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Le Quesnoy guide


at 16 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Bavay guide


at 16 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Saint-Amand-les-Eaux guide
Forest of Mormal

Forest of Mormal

at 19 km (direction south-east)

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

See Forest of Mormal guide


at 27 km (direction south-east)

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

See Maroilles guide


at 33 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Cambrai guide


at 36 km (direction west)

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

See Douai guide


at 40 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Solre-le-Chateau guide


at 48 km (direction north-west)

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

See Roubaix guide


at 49 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Lille guide


at 66 km (direction west-south-west), in the Somme department

The town of Péronne is above all known for its impressive Museum commemorating life...

See Peronne guide

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

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Markets in and near Estreux

  • Bruay-sur-l'Escaut: market Thursday & Sunday (7km)
  • Anzin: market Tuesday & Friday (7km)
  • Beuvrages: market Sunday (7km)
  • Denain: market Thursday (14km)
  • Bavay: market Friday (15km)
  • Douchy-les-Mines: market Saturday (15km)
  • Escaudain: market Monday (18km)
  • Abscon: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Fenain: market Saturday (21km)
  • Avesnes-les-Aubert: market Thursday & Sunday (23km)

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

Tourist attractions near Estreux, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Scarpe-Escaut (15km)
  • l'Avesnois (29km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (38km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de La Treille (Lille) (49km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le jardin de Sylvie Fontaine (27km)
  • Le parc Barbieux (47km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (25km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (25km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (37km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Jardin écologique du Vieux-Lille (51km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Mastaing (21km)
  • Wattignies (47km)
  • Wasquehal (48km)
  • Tourcoing (52km)
  • Guyencourt-Saulcourt (53km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lille (50km)

Geography and distances

Estreux is in the north-east of France at 49 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Estreux is 189 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Estreux

Canton: Valenciennes-Est

Arrondissement: Valenciennes

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 59990

Distance to Estreux

from Lille (prefecture): 49 km

from Paris: 189 km

from Calais: 140 km

from Nice: 790 km

from Bordeaux: 688 km

from Strasbourg: 359 km

Getting here

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

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aulnoy-Lez-Valenciennes, Bruay-sur-l'Escaut, Curgies, Eth, Famars, Jenlain, Marly, Onnaing, Preseau, Quarouble, Quievrechain, Rombies-et-Marchipont, Saint-Saulve, Saultain, Sebourg, Valenciennes and Wargnies-le-Grand.

This page in French: Visiter Estreux