Harnes tourism and travel guide

Photo of Harnes in Pas-de-Calais

Visit Harnes: highlights and tourist information

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Harnes 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 19 kilometres from Arras, the department capital (general information: Harnes is 181 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Douai at 15 km and Arras Carriere Wellington at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Harnes, 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 Harnes 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 Harnes

Markets in and near Harnes

Market days in Harnes: weekly market: Thursday;

  • Harnes: market Thursday (0km)
  • Billy-Montigny: market Sunday (3km)
  • Courrieres: market Wednesday (3km)
  • Henin-Beaumont: market Tuesday & Friday (4km)
  • Lens: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (5km)
  • Avion: market Thursday (6km)
  • Carvin: market Saturday (6km)
  • Libercourt: market Thursday (8km)
  • Courcelles-les-Lens: market Sunday (9km)
  • Annoeullin: market Tuesday (9km)

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

Tourist attractions near Harnes, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Scarpe-Escaut (36km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de La Treille (Lille) (24km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (48km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le parc Barbieux (32km)
  • Le jardin du Manoir-aux-Loups (41km)
  • Parc du château de Sericourt (45km)
  • La ferme du mont des Récollets (49km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (13km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (25km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Jardin écologique du Vieux-Lille (25km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (25km)
  • Les Prés du Hem (28km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des étangs du Romelaëre (58km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Wattignies (19km)
  • Wasquehal (30km)
  • Mastaing (33km)
  • Tourcoing (36km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lille (24km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Harnes

Canton: Harnes

Arrondissement: Lens

Department: Pas-de-Calais

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 62440

Distance to Harnes

from Arras (prefecture): 19 km

from Paris: 181 km

from Calais: 93 km

from Nice: 819 km

from Bordeaux: 676 km

from Strasbourg: 406 km

Getting here

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

We have 21 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Annay, Avion, Benifontaine, Billy-Montigny, Carvin, Courrieres, Dourges, Drocourt, Estevelles, Fouquieres-les-Lens, Henin-Beaumont, Lens, Loison-sous-Lens, Mericourt, Meurchin, Montigny-en-Gohelle, Noyelles-sous-Lens, Rouvroy, Sallaumines, Vendin-le-Vieil and Wingles.

This page in French: Visiter Harnes