Hesdin tourism and travel guide

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Visit Hesdin: highlights and tourist information

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Hesdin 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 54 kilometres from Arras, the department capital (general information: Hesdin is 170 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include The Jardin des Lianes at 7 km and Valloires abbey at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Hesdin, 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 Hesdin 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 Hesdin

Markets in and near Hesdin

Market days in Hesdin: weekly market: Thursday;

  • Hesdin: market Thursday (0km)
  • Fruges: market Saturday (17km)
  • Frevent: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Rue: market Saturday (29km)
  • Cucq: market Sunday - seasonal market only (32km)
  • Cucq: market Wednesday (32km)
  • Etaples: market Tuesday & Friday (32km)
  • Abbeville: market Thursday & Saturday (32km)
  • Doullens: market Thursday (33km)
  • Berck: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday (33km)

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

Tourist attractions near Hesdin, France

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

Aquarium

  • Mareis (33km)
  • Nausicaa - Centre national de la mer (51km)

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Beffroi d'Hesdin (Belfries of Belgium and France) (0km)
  • Beffroi de Saint-Riquier (Belfries of Belgium and France) (27km)
  • Beffroi de Rue (Belfries of Belgium and France) (28km)
  • Beffroi de Doullens (Belfries of Belgium and France) (32km)
  • Beffroi d'Abbeville (Belfries of Belgium and France) (33km)
  • Beffroi de Lucheux (Belfries of Belgium and France) (33km)
  • Beffroi d'Aire-sur-la-Lys (Belfries of Belgium and France) (39km)
  • Beffroi de Béthune (Belfries of Belgium and France) (46km)
  • Beffroi de Boulogne-sur-Mer (Belfries of Belgium and France) (49km)

National Monuments

  • Column of the Grand Army (51km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Caps et Marais d'Opale (42km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Saulve (Montreuil-sur-Mer) (22km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le jardin des Lianes (7km)
  • Jardins de Valloires (16km)
  • Jardin du château de Maizicourt (21km)
  • Parc du château de Sericourt (22km)
  • Herbarium des remparts (35km)
  • Parc et roseraie du château de Rambures (51km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt d'Hesdin (3km)
  • Forêt de Crécy (21km)
  • Baie d'Authie (33km)
  • Parc du Marquenterre (35km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des grottes et des pelouses d'Acquin-Westbécourt et des coteaux de Wavrans-sur-l'Aa (36km)
  • Réserve naturelle de la Baie de Canche (36km)
  • Pointe du Hourdel (38km)
  • Réserve naturelle de la Baie de Somme (38km)
  • Dunes d'Écault (45km)
  • Hable-d'Ault (47km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Parc Bagatelle (31km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Boubers-sur-Canche (17km)
  • Forest-l'Abbaye (24km)
  • Saint-Josse (29km)
  • Le Touquet (35km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Hesdin

Canton: Hesdin

Arrondissement: Montreuil

Department: Pas-de-Calais

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 62140

Distance to Hesdin

from Arras (prefecture): 54 km

from Paris: 170 km

from Calais: 65 km

from Nice: 840 km

from Bordeaux: 646 km

from Strasbourg: 458 km

Getting here

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

We have 22 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aubin-Saint-Vaast, Auchy-les-Hesdin, Bouin-Plumoison, Brevillers, Capelle-les-Hesdin, Cavron-Saint-Martin, Contes, Grigny, Guigny, Guisy, Huby-Saint-Leu, La Loge, Le Parcq, Le Quesnoy-en-Artois, Marconne, Marconnelle, Saint-Georges, Sainte-Austreberthe, Vacqueriette-Erquieres, Vieil-Hesdin, Wambercourt and Wamin.

This page in French: Visiter Hesdin