Hestrud tourism and travel guide

Photo of Hestrud in Nord

Photo is of Solre-le-Chateau at 5 km from Hestrud

Visit Hestrud: highlights and tourist information

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Hestrud 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 Hestrud in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Solre-le-Chateau at 5 km and Bavay at 27 km.

Hestrud, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 5 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Solre-le-Chateau guide


at 27 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Bavay guide


at 28 km (direction west)

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

See Maroilles guide
Forest of Mormal

Forest of Mormal

at 29 km (direction west)

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

See Forest of Mormal guide
Le Quesnoy

Le Quesnoy

at 37 km (direction west)

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

See Le Quesnoy guide


at 43 km (direction east), in the Ardennes department

In Vireux-Molhain you can follow an attractive nature trail and also visit the Collegiale...

See Vireux-Molhain guide


at 49 km (direction east), in the Ardennes department

On the border with Belgium, Givet is dominated by the Charlemont Fort and is...

See Givet guide


at 54 km (direction east-south-east), in the Ardennes department

In a pleasant seting on the Meuse river, the two churches and a stroll...

See Montherme guide


at 62 km (direction south-east), in the Ardennes department

In and around the grand Place Ducale, among the largest squares in France, you...

See Charleville-Mezieres guide

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

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Map of places to visit near Hestrud


Markets in and near Hestrud

  • Cousolre: market Wednesday (5km)
  • Jeumont: market Thursday (11km)
  • Avesnes-sur-Helpe: market Friday (17km)
  • Aulnoye-Aymeries: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Fourmies: market Saturday (22km)
  • Anor: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Bavay: market Friday (28km)
  • Hirson: market Thursday & Monday (31km)
  • Le Nouvion-en-Thierache: market Wednesday (33km)
  • Rocroi: market Tuesday (41km)

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

Tourist attractions near Hestrud, France

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Fourmies (21km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • l'Avesnois (20km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le jardin de Sylvie Fontaine (28km)
  • Jardins du château (51km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Rocroi (40km)

Geography and distances

Hestrud is in the north-east of France at 91 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Hestrud is 198 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Hestrud

Canton: Solre-le-Château

Arrondissement: Avesnes-sur-Helpe

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 59740

Distance to Hestrud

from Lille (prefecture): 91 km

from Paris: 198 km

from Calais: 182 km

from Nice: 760 km

from Bordeaux: 693 km

from Strasbourg: 316 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aibes, Beaurieux, Berelles, Clairfayts, Cousolre, Eccles, Quievelon, Solre-le-Chateau and Solrinnes.

This page in French: Visiter Hestrud