Fontaine-Au-Bois tourism and travel guide

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Visit Fontaine-Au-Bois: highlights and tourist information

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Fontaine-Au-Bois 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 70 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Fontaine-Au-Bois is 171 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Maroilles at 7 km and Forest of Marmol at 9 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Fontaine-Au-Bois, 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 Fontaine-Au-Bois 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 Fontaine-Au-Bois

Markets in and near Fontaine-Au-Bois

  • Aulnoye-Aymeries: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Le Nouvion-en-Thierache: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Caudry: market Tuesday & Friday (18km)
  • Avesnes-sur-Helpe: market Friday (20km)
  • Bavay: market Friday (20km)
  • Avesnes-les-Aubert: market Thursday & Sunday (20km)
  • Bohain-en-Vermandois: market Friday (22km)
  • Douchy-les-Mines: market Saturday (26km)
  • Guise: market Saturday (27km)
  • Fresnoy-le-Grand: market Monday (27km)

More information about Fontaine-Au-Bois, Nord-Pas-de-Calais

Tourist attractions near Fontaine-Au-Bois, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • l'Avesnois (15km)
  • Scarpe-Escaut (37km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (29km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le jardin de Sylvie Fontaine (7km)
  • Jardins du château (31km)
  • Jardin de Bosmont-sur-Serre (47km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle des Marais d'Isle (40km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (41km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (42km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (51km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Mastaing (31km)
  • Guyencourt-Saulcourt (44km)
  • Gauchy (45km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Fontaine-Au-Bois

Canton: Landrecies

Arrondissement: Avesnes-sur-Helpe

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

Postcode: 59550

Distance to Fontaine-Au-Bois

from Lille (prefecture): 70 km

from Paris: 171 km

from Calais: 156 km

from Nice: 766 km

from Bordeaux: 669 km

from Strasbourg: 343 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Fontaine-Au-Bois from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bazuel, Bousies, Croix-Caluyau, Englefontaine, Hecq, Landrecies, Le Favril, Ors, Poix-du-Nord, Pommereuil, Preux-Au-Bois, Robersart and Vendegies-Au-Bois.

This page in French: Visiter Fontaine-Au-Bois