Houplines tourism and travel guide

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Visit Houplines: highlights and tourist information

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Houplines 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 13 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Houplines is 208 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lille at 13 km and Roubaix at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Houplines, 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 Houplines 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 Houplines

Markets in and near Houplines

  • Armentieres: market Friday (2km)
  • Haubourdin: market Friday (10km)
  • Comines: market Monday (11km)
  • Bailleul: market Tuesday (12km)
  • Estaires: market Thursday (14km)
  • Croix: market Wednesday & Sunday & Saturday (18km)
  • Annoeullin: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Halluin: market Saturday (19km)
  • La Bassee: market Thursday (19km)
  • Hem: market Saturday (20km)

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

Tourist attractions near Houplines, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Beffroi d'Armentières (Belfries of Belgium and France) (2km)
  • Beffroi de Comines (Belfries of Belgium and France) (11km)
  • Beffroi de Loos (Belfries of Belgium and France) (12km)
  • Beffroi de Bailleul (Belfries of Belgium and France) (13km)
  • Beffroi de Lille (Belfries of Belgium and France) (13km)
  • Beffroi de Béthune (Belfries of Belgium and France) (26km)
  • Beffroi d'Aire-sur-la-Lys (Belfries of Belgium and France) (36km)
  • Beffroi de Douai (Belfries of Belgium and France) (38km)
  • Beffroi et hôtel de ville d'Arras (Belfries of Belgium and France) (45km)
  • Beffroi de Bergues (Belfries of Belgium and France) (45km)
  • Beffroi de l'église St-Éloi de Dunkerque (Belfries of Belgium and France) (53km)
  • Beffroi et hôtel de ville de Dunkerque (Belfries of Belgium and France) (54km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Scarpe-Escaut (46km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de La Treille (Lille) (13km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le parc Barbieux (18km)
  • Le jardin du Manoir-aux-Loups (19km)
  • La ferme du mont des Récollets (32km)
  • Parc du château de Sericourt (60km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Les Prés du Hem (2km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Jardin écologique du Vieux-Lille (12km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (35km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (39km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (41km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des étangs du Romelaëre (45km)
  • Dune fossile de Ghyvelde (48km)
  • Réserve naturelle de la Dune Marchand (51km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Wattignies (15km)
  • Wasquehal (16km)
  • Tourcoing (18km)
  • Arras (45km)
  • Mastaing (51km)
  • Grande-Synthe (55km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lille (12km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Houplines

Canton: Armentières

Arrondissement: Lille

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 59116

Distance to Houplines

from Lille (prefecture): 13 km

from Paris: 208 km

from Calais: 79 km

from Nice: 844 km

from Bordeaux: 701 km

from Strasbourg: 420 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Armentieres, Bois-Grenier, Capinghem, Erquinghem-Lys, Fleurbaix, Frelinghien, La Chapelle-d'Armentieres, Nieppe, Perenchies and Premesques.

This page in French: Visiter Houplines