Gussignies tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Bavay at 6 km from Gussignies

Visit Gussignies: highlights and tourist information

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

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Bavay at 6 km and Le Quesnoy at 13 km.

Gussignies, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 6 km (direction south-east)

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

See Bavay guide
Le Quesnoy

Le Quesnoy

at 13 km (direction south-west)

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

See Le Quesnoy guide
Forest of Mormal

Forest of Mormal

at 15 km (direction south)

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

See Forest of Mormal guide


at 23 km (direction south)

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

See Maroilles guide


at 25 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Saint-Amand-les-Eaux guide


at 31 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Solre-le-Chateau guide


at 42 km (direction west-south-west)

Remarkably for the town that was the site of the world's first...

See Cambrai guide


at 47 km (direction west)

Douai has a pleasant old town and one of the most impressive...

See Douai guide


at 56 km (direction west-north-west)

Although its not a major tourist destination, the centre of the large...

See Roubaix guide


at 58 km (direction west-north-west)

The renaissance of Lille over the last 20 years has transformed an...

See Lille guide

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Markets in and near Gussignies

  • Bavay: market Friday (6km)
  • Bruay-sur-l'Escaut: market Thursday & Sunday (16km)
  • Aulnoye-Aymeries: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Anzin: market Tuesday & Friday (17km)
  • Beuvrages: market Sunday (18km)
  • Denain: market Thursday (25km)
  • Douchy-les-Mines: market Saturday (25km)
  • Jeumont: market Thursday (26km)
  • Avesnes-sur-Helpe: market Friday (28km)
  • Escaudain: market Monday (28km)

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Tourist attractions near Gussignies, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • l'Avesnois (22km)
  • Scarpe-Escaut (25km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le jardin de Sylvie Fontaine (23km)
  • Le parc Barbieux (56km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (35km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (36km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Mastaing (31km)
  • Wasquehal (57km)
  • Tourcoing (60km)

Geography and distances

Gussignies is in the north-east of France at 58 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Gussignies is 193 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Gussignies

Canton: Bavay

Arrondissement: Avesnes-sur-Helpe

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 59570

Distance to Gussignies

from Lille (prefecture): 58 km

from Paris: 193 km

from Calais: 150 km

from Nice: 784 km

from Bordeaux: 692 km

from Strasbourg: 349 km

Getting here

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

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Audignies, Bavay, Bellignies, Bermeries, Bettrechies, Bry, Eth, Hon-Hergies, Houdain-Lez-Bavay, La Flamengrie, Quievrechain, Saint-Waast and Wargnies-le-Petit.

This page in French: Visiter Gussignies