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Photo is of Cap Blanc-Nez and Cap Gris-Nez at 8 km from Frethun

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Visit Frethun: highlights and tourist information

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Frethun 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 97 kilometres from Arras, the department capital (general information: Frethun is 232 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Cap Blanc-Nez and Cap Gris-Nez at 8 km and Wissant at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Frethun, 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 Frethun 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 Frethun


Markets in and near Frethun

  • Calais: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday (4km)
  • Coulogne: market Monday (4km)
  • Ardres: market Thursday (13km)
  • Audruicq: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Ambleteuse: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Grand-Fort-Philippe: market Monday (22km)
  • Gravelines: market Sunday & Friday (23km)
  • Bourbourg: market Tuesday (26km)
  • Boulogne-sur-Mer: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Desvres: market Tuesday (28km)

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

Tourist attractions near Frethun, France

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


Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Beffroi de Calais (Belfries of Belgium and France) (4km)
  • Beffroi de Gravelines (Belfries of Belgium and France) (23km)
  • Beffroi de Boulogne-sur-Mer (Belfries of Belgium and France) (26km)
  • Beffroi de l'église St-Éloi de Dunkerque (Belfries of Belgium and France) (41km)
  • Beffroi et hôtel de ville de Dunkerque (Belfries of Belgium and France) (41km)
  • Beffroi de Bergues (Belfries of Belgium and France) (43km)
  • Beffroi d'Aire-sur-la-Lys (Belfries of Belgium and France) (51km)

National Monuments

  • Column of the Grand Army (24km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Caps et Marais d'Opale (20km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cap Blanc-Nez (8km)
  • Cap Gris-Nez (18km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Platier d'Oye (20km)
  • Dunes d'Écault (34km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des grottes et des pelouses d'Acquin-Westbécourt et des coteaux de Wavrans-sur-l'Aa (34km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des étangs du Romelaëre (36km)
  • Réserve naturelle de la Baie de Canche (44km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Loon-Plage (29km)
  • Grande-Synthe (36km)
  • Le Touquet (47km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Frethun

Canton: Calais-Nord-Ouest

Arrondissement: Calais

Department: Pas-de-Calais

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 62185

Distance to Frethun

from Arras (prefecture): 97 km

from Paris: 232 km

from Calais: 4 km

from Nice: 900 km

from Bordeaux: 699 km

from Strasbourg: 498 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bonningues-les-Calais, Calais, Coquelles, Coulogne, Hames-Boucres, Nielles-les-Calais, Peuplingues, Saint-Inglevert, Saint-Tricat and Sangatte.

This page in French: Visiter Frethun

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