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 Nord-Pas-de-Calais region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 85 kilometres from Arras, the department capital (general information: Etaples is 191 kilometres from Paris).

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

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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!

 
 

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

Map of places to visit near Etaples

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

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

Aquarium

  • Mareis (1km)
  • Nausicaa - Centre national de la mer (24km)

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)

  • Montreuil (10km)
  • Saint-Valery-sur-Somme (36km)

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)
 
 

Geography and distances

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