Grand-Fayt tourism and travel guide

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Visit Grand-Fayt: highlights and tourist information

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Grand-Fayt 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 79 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Grand-Fayt is 175 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Maroilles at 4 km and Forest of Marmol at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Grand-Fayt, 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 Grand-Fayt 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 Grand-Fayt

Markets in and near Grand-Fayt

  • Avesnes-sur-Helpe: market Friday (9km)
  • Aulnoye-Aymeries: market Tuesday (10km)
  • Le Nouvion-en-Thierache: market Wednesday (11km)
  • Fourmies: market Saturday (20km)
  • Bavay: market Friday (21km)
  • Anor: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Guise: market Saturday (27km)
  • Caudry: market Tuesday & Friday (28km)
  • Bohain-en-Vermandois: market Friday (29km)
  • Cousolre: market Wednesday (29km)

More information about Grand-Fayt, Nord-Pas-de-Calais

Tourist attractions near Grand-Fayt, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • l'Avesnois (7km)
  • Scarpe-Escaut (45km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (39km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le jardin de Sylvie Fontaine (4km)
  • Jardins du château (30km)
  • Jardin de Bosmont-sur-Serre (42km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle des Marais d'Isle (46km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (51km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (52km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Mastaing (41km)
  • Gauchy (50km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Grand-Fayt

Canton: Avesnes-sur-Helpe-Sud

Arrondissement: Avesnes-sur-Helpe

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 59244

Distance to Grand-Fayt

from Lille (prefecture): 79 km

from Paris: 175 km

from Calais: 166 km

from Nice: 759 km

from Bordeaux: 672 km

from Strasbourg: 332 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Grand-Fayt from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beaurepaire-sur-Sambre, Cartignies, Dompierre-sur-Helpe, Le Favril, Marbaix, Maroilles, Noyelles-sur-Sambre, Petit-Fayt, Prisches, Saint-Remy-Chaussee and Taisnieres-en-Thierache.

This page in French: Visiter Grand-Fayt