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Herin tourism and travel guide

Photo of Herin in Nord

Photo is of Saint-Amand-les-Eaux at 11 km from Herin

Visit Herin: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Amand-les-Eaux at 11 km and Le Quesnoy at 18 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Herin, 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 Herin in Hauts-de-France.

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

Saint-Amand-les-Eaux

Saint-Amand-les-Eaux

at 11 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Saint-Amand-les-Eaux guide
Le Quesnoy

Le Quesnoy

at 18 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Le Quesnoy guide
Bavay

Bavay

at 25 km (direction east)

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

See Bavay guide
Forest of Mormal

Forest of Mormal

at 26 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Forest of Mormal guide
 
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Douai

Douai

at 27 km (direction west)

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

See Douai guide
Cambrai

Cambrai

at 27 km (direction south-west)

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

See Cambrai guide
Maroilles

Maroilles

at 33 km (direction south-east)

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

See Maroilles guide
Lille

Lille

at 42 km (direction north-west)

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

See Lille guide
Roubaix

Roubaix

at 42 km (direction north-west)

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

See Roubaix guide
Arras Carriere Wellington

Arras Carriere Wellington

Monument at 48 km (direction west), in the Pas-de-Calais department

The Carrière Wellington museum in Arras is a series of tunnels that...

See Arras Carriere Wellington guide
Arras

Arras

at 49 km (direction west), in the Pas-de-Calais department

The belfry and the large number of baroque style houses make the...

See Arras guide
Solre-le-Chateau

Solre-le-Chateau

at 50 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Solre-le-Chateau guide
Peronne

Peronne

at 60 km (direction south-west), in the Somme department

The town of Péronne is above all known for its impressive Museum...

See Peronne guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Nord

Map of places to visit near Herin

 
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Markets in and near Herin

  • Anzin: market Tuesday & Friday (4km)
  • Beuvrages: market Sunday (5km)
  • Denain: market Thursday (5km)
  • Bruay-sur-l'Escaut: market Thursday & Sunday (8km)
  • Douchy-les-Mines: market Saturday (8km)
  • Escaudain: market Monday (8km)
  • Fenain: market Saturday (11km)
  • Abscon: market Tuesday (11km)
  • Aniche: market Friday (14km)
  • Avesnes-les-Aubert: market Thursday & Sunday (19km)

Hotels near Herin

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

Tourist attractions near Herin, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Scarpe-Escaut (9km)
  • l'Avesnois (36km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (34km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de La Treille (Lille) (42km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le jardin de Sylvie Fontaine (33km)
  • Le parc Barbieux (41km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (15km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (16km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (27km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Jardin écologique du Vieux-Lille (43km)
  • Les Prés du Hem (56km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Mastaing (12km)
  • Wattignies (38km)
  • Wasquehal (42km)
  • Tourcoing (46km)
  • Guyencourt-Saulcourt (48km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lille (43km)
 
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Geography and distances

Herin is in the north-east of France at 42 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Herin is 185 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Herin

Canton: Valenciennes-Sud

Arrondissement: Valenciennes

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 59195

Distance to Herin

from Lille (prefecture): 42 km

from Paris: 185 km

from Calais: 131 km

from Nice: 794 km

from Bordeaux: 684 km

from Strasbourg: 367 km

Getting here

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

We have 22 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Anzin, Aubry-du-Hainaut, Aulnoy-Lez-Valenciennes, Bellaing, Beuvrages, Bruay-sur-l'Escaut, Denain, Famars, Haulchin, Haveluy, La Sentinelle, Maing, Oisy, Petite-Foret, Prouvy, Raismes, Rouvignies, Thiant, Trith-Saint-Leger, Valenciennes, Wallers and Wavrechain-sous-Denain.

This page in French: Visiter Herin

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