Fourmies tourism and travel guide

Photo of Fourmies in Nord

Photo is of Solre-le-Chateau at 18 km from Fourmies

Visit Fourmies: highlights and tourist information

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Fourmies is situated in the Nord department and Hauts-de-France region.

Tourist classifications for Fourmies include "recommended detour".

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Fourmies in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Solre-le-Chateau at 18 km and Maroilles at 24 km.

Fourmies, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 18 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Solre-le-Chateau guide


at 24 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Maroilles guide
Forest of Mormal

Forest of Mormal

at 30 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Forest of Mormal guide


Most Beautiful Village at 32 km (direction south-south-east), in the Aisne department

The small and rather remote village of Parfondeval is lso very picturesque and centred...

See Parfondeval guide


at 36 km (direction north-west)

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

See Bavay guide
Le Quesnoy

Le Quesnoy

at 39 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Le Quesnoy guide


at 49 km (direction east), in the Ardennes department

In Vireux-Molhain you can follow an attractive nature trail and also visit the Collegiale...

See Vireux-Molhain guide


at 52 km (direction east), in the Ardennes department

In a pleasant seting on the Meuse river, the two churches and a stroll...

See Montherme guide


at 55 km (direction east-south-east), in the Ardennes department

In and around the grand Place Ducale, among the largest squares in France, you...

See Charleville-Mezieres guide


at 65 km (direction north-west)

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

See Saint-Amand-les-Eaux guide

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

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Markets in and near Fourmies

Market days in Fourmies: weekly market: Saturday;

  • Fourmies: market Saturday (0km)
  • Anor: market Wednesday (5km)
  • Hirson: market Thursday & Monday (11km)
  • Avesnes-sur-Helpe: market Friday (14km)
  • Le Nouvion-en-Thierache: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Vervins: market Saturday (23km)
  • Aulnoye-Aymeries: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Cousolre: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Jeumont: market Thursday (31km)
  • Guise: market Saturday (32km)

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

Tourist attractions near Fourmies, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • l'Avesnois (20km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le jardin de Sylvie Fontaine (24km)
  • Jardins du château (32km)
  • Jardin de Bosmont-sur-Serre (34km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle du marais de Vesles-et-Caumont (43km)
  • Réserve naturelle des Landes de Versigny (59km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Rocroi (36km)
  • Launois-sur-Vence (54km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Ebouleau (40km)
  • Vivaise (56km)

Geography and distances

Fourmies is in the north-east of France at 98 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Fourmies is 178 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Fourmies

Canton: Trélon

Arrondissement: Avesnes-sur-Helpe

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 59610

Distance to Fourmies

from Lille (prefecture): 98 km

from Paris: 178 km

from Calais: 186 km

from Nice: 743 km

from Bordeaux: 672 km

from Strasbourg: 312 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Anor, Clairfontaine, Feron, Glageon, Ohain, Rocquigny, Trelon and Wignehies.

This page in French: Visiter Fourmies