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Etaples tourism and travel guide

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Visit Etaples: highlights and tourist information

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Etaples is situated in the Pas-de-Calais department and Hauts-de-France region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Le Touquet at 3 km and Montreuil-sur-Mer at 10 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Etaples, 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 Etaples in Hauts-de-France.

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

Le Touquet

Le Touquet

Seaside resort at 3 km (direction west)

Upmarket Le Touquet is probably the most popular of the...

See Le Touquet guide
Montreuil-sur-Mer

Montreuil-sur-Mer

at 10 km (direction east-south-east)

The historic centre of the fortified town of Montreuil is lovely to...

See Montreuil-sur-Mer guide
Fort-Mahon-Plage

Fort-Mahon-Plage

Seaside resort at 20 km (direction south-south-west), in the Somme department

Both the beach itself and the resort of Fort-Mahon-Plage are among the...

See Fort-Mahon-Plage guide
Valloires abbey

Valloires abbey

Abbey at 21 km (direction south-east), in the Somme department

Valloires abbey is an 18th century Cistercian abbey with formal gardens to...

See Valloires abbey guide
 
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Boulogne-sur-Mer

Boulogne-sur-Mer

Seaside resort at 24 km (direction south-east)

The old town with its ramparts, castle and ancient streets...

See Boulogne-sur-Mer guide
Nausicaa

Nausicaa

at 24 km (direction north-north-west)

Nausicaa is a large aquarium and sea life centre and...

See Nausicaa guide
Wimereux

Wimereux

at 29 km (direction north-north-west)

Wimereux is a seaside town with a fine selection...

See Wimereux guide
Le Crotoy

Le Crotoy

Seaside resort at 33 km (direction south), in the Somme department

The long sandy beach is the main attraction in Le Crotoy,...

See Le Crotoy guide
The Bay of the Somme

The Bay of the Somme

Scenery at 34 km (direction south), in the Somme department

The Somme Bay is a large bay with a wide...

See The Bay of the Somme guide
The Jardin des Lianes

The Jardin des Lianes

Garden at 36 km (direction east-south-east)

The Jardin des Lianes is one of our favourite gardens...

See The Jardin des Lianes guide
Saint-Valery-sur-Somme

Saint-Valery-sur-Somme

at 36 km (direction south), in the Somme department

Saint-Valery-sur-Somme is one of the nicest towns in the region, especially...

See Saint-Valery-sur-Somme guide
Wissant

Wissant

at 41 km (direction south)

Wissant is a small seaside town in the north of France which...

See Wissant guide
Cap Blanc-Nez and Cap Gris-Nez

Cap Blanc-Nez and Cap Gris-Nez

Scenery at 46 km (direction south)

The Cap Blanc-Nez and the Cap Gris-Nez are classified...

See Cap Blanc-Nez and Cap Gris-Nez guide
Abbeville

Abbeville

at 47 km (direction south-south-east), in the Somme department

Abbeville makes a pleasant detour when you are exploring the Baie...

See Abbeville guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Pas-de-Calais

Map of places to visit near Etaples

 
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Markets in and near Etaples

Market days in Etaples: weekly market: Tuesday & Friday;

  • Etaples: market Tuesday & Friday (0km)
  • Cucq: market Sunday - seasonal market only (3km)
  • Cucq: market Wednesday (3km)
  • Camiers: market Thursday & Monday (6km)
  • Berck: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday (13km)
  • Desvres: market Tuesday (22km)
  • Boulogne-sur-Mer: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Rue: market Saturday (27km)
  • Hesdin: market Thursday (32km)
  • Le Crotoy: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (33km)

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

Tourist attractions near Etaples, France

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

Aquarium

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Beffroi de Boulogne-sur-Mer (Belfries of Belgium and France) (24km)
  • Beffroi de Rue (Belfries of Belgium and France) (27km)
  • Beffroi d'Hesdin (Belfries of Belgium and France) (32km)
  • Beffroi de Saint-Riquier (Belfries of Belgium and France) (48km)

National Monuments

  • Column of the Grand Army (25km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Caps et Marais d'Opale (32km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Saulve (Montreuil-sur-Mer) (11km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Valloires (23km)
  • Le jardin des Lianes (36km)
  • Herbarium des remparts (36km)
  • Jardin du château de Maizicourt (49km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle de la Baie de Canche (4km)
  • Baie d'Authie (14km)
  • Dunes d'Écault (16km)
  • Parc du Marquenterre (29km)
  • Forêt d'Hesdin (30km)
  • Réserve naturelle de la Baie de Somme (31km)
  • Pointe du Hourdel (34km)
  • Forêt de Crécy (34km)
  • Cap Gris-Nez (39km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des grottes et des pelouses d'Acquin-Westbécourt et des coteaux de Wavrans-sur-l'Aa (41km)
  • Hable-d'Ault (42km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Parc Bagatelle (10km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Le Touquet (3km)
  • Saint-Josse (5km)
  • Forest-l'Abbaye (37km)
  • Boubers-sur-Canche (49km)
 
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Geography and distances

Etaples is in the north of France at 85 kilometres from Arras, the department capital (general information: Etaples is 191 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Etaples

Canton: Étaples

Arrondissement: Montreuil

Department: Pas-de-Calais

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 62630

Distance to Etaples

from Arras (prefecture): 85 km

from Paris: 191 km

from Calais: 51 km

from Nice: 868 km

from Bordeaux: 652 km

from Strasbourg: 490 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Camiers, Cucq, Frencq, Le Touquet, Lefaux, Merlimont, Saint-Josse and Tubersent.

This page in French: Visiter Etaples

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