Fourmies tourism and travel guide

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Visit Fourmies: highlights and tourist information

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Fourmies 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 98 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Fourmies is 178 kilometres from Paris).

Tourist classifications for Fourmies include "recommended detour".

Popular places to visit nearby include Solre-le-Chateau at 18 km and Maroilles at 24 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Fourmies, 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 Fourmies 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 Fourmies

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

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

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