Fretin tourism and travel guide

Photo of Fretin in Nord

Visit Fretin: highlights and tourist information

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Fretin 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 10 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Fretin is 197 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lille at 10 km and Roubaix at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Fretin, 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 Fretin 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 Fretin

Markets in and near Fretin

  • Cysoing: market Tuesday & Sunday (6km)
  • Hem: market Saturday (11km)
  • Haubourdin: market Friday (12km)
  • Libercourt: market Thursday (12km)
  • Croix: market Wednesday & Sunday & Saturday (14km)
  • Leforest: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Annoeullin: market Tuesday (14km)
  • Carvin: market Saturday (14km)
  • Auby: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Courrieres: market Wednesday (17km)

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

Tourist attractions near Fretin, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Scarpe-Escaut (25km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de La Treille (Lille) (10km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le parc Barbieux (14km)
  • Le jardin du Manoir-aux-Loups (25km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle du Jardin écologique du Vieux-Lille (12km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (18km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (19km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (20km)
  • Les Prés du Hem (24km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Wattignies (7km)
  • Wasquehal (12km)
  • Tourcoing (18km)
  • Mastaing (31km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lille (11km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Fretin

Canton: Pont-à-Marcq

Arrondissement: Lille

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

Postcode: 59273

Distance to Fretin

from Lille (prefecture): 10 km

from Paris: 197 km

from Calais: 100 km

from Nice: 824 km

from Bordeaux: 694 km

from Strasbourg: 399 km

Getting here

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

We have 21 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Anstaing, Attiches, Avelin, Bouvines, Cappelle-en-Pevele, Chereng, Cysoing, Ennevelin, Faches-Thumesnil, Genech, Gruson, Lesquin, Louvil, Peronne-en-Melantois, Ronchin, Sainghin-en-Melantois, Templemars, Templeuve, Tourmignies, Vendeville and Wattignies.

This page in French: Visiter Fretin