Hecq tourism and travel guide

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Visit Hecq: highlights and tourist information

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Hecq 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 66 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Hecq is 175 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Forest of Marmol at 6 km and Le Quesnoy at 7 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Hecq, 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 Hecq 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 Hecq

Markets in and near Hecq

  • Aulnoye-Aymeries: market Tuesday (14km)
  • Bavay: market Friday (16km)
  • Caudry: market Tuesday & Friday (19km)
  • Avesnes-les-Aubert: market Thursday & Sunday (19km)
  • Le Nouvion-en-Thierache: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Avesnes-sur-Helpe: market Friday (21km)
  • Douchy-les-Mines: market Saturday (23km)
  • Anzin: market Tuesday & Friday (23km)
  • Denain: market Thursday (24km)
  • Beuvrages: market Sunday (25km)

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

Tourist attractions near Hecq, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • l'Avesnois (16km)
  • Scarpe-Escaut (32km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (30km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le jardin de Sylvie Fontaine (9km)
  • Jardins du château (36km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (37km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (38km)
  • Réserve naturelle des Marais d'Isle (44km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (48km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Mastaing (28km)
  • Guyencourt-Saulcourt (46km)
  • Gauchy (48km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Hecq

Canton: Quesnoy-Est

Arrondissement: Avesnes-sur-Helpe

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 59530

Distance to Hecq

from Lille (prefecture): 66 km

from Paris: 175 km

from Calais: 153 km

from Nice: 771 km

from Bordeaux: 674 km

from Strasbourg: 346 km

Getting here

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

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bousies, Croix-Caluyau, Englefontaine, Fontaine-Au-Bois, Ghissignies, Jolimetz, Locquignol, Louvignies-Quesnoy, Neuville-en-Avesnois, Poix-du-Nord, Preux-Au-Bois, Raucourt-Au-Bois, Robersart, Salesches and Vendegies-Au-Bois.

This page in French: Visiter Hecq