Jenlain tourism and travel guide

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Visit Jenlain: highlights and tourist information

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Jenlain 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 54 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Jenlain is 186 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Le Quesnoy at 7 km and Bavay at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Jenlain, 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 Jenlain 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 Jenlain

Markets in and near Jenlain

  • Anzin: market Tuesday & Friday (11km)
  • Bavay: market Friday (12km)
  • Bruay-sur-l'Escaut: market Thursday & Sunday (12km)
  • Beuvrages: market Sunday (12km)
  • Denain: market Thursday (17km)
  • Douchy-les-Mines: market Saturday (17km)
  • Aulnoye-Aymeries: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Escaudain: market Monday (20km)
  • Avesnes-les-Aubert: market Thursday & Sunday (22km)
  • Abscon: market Tuesday (23km)

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

Tourist attractions near Jenlain, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Scarpe-Escaut (20km)
  • l'Avesnois (24km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (37km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de La Treille (Lille) (54km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le jardin de Sylvie Fontaine (21km)
  • Le parc Barbieux (53km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (29km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (29km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (41km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Jardin écologique du Vieux-Lille (56km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Mastaing (23km)
  • Wattignies (51km)
  • Guyencourt-Saulcourt (52km)
  • Wasquehal (53km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lille (55km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Jenlain

Canton: Quesnoy-Ouest

Arrondissement: Avesnes-sur-Helpe

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 59144

Distance to Jenlain

from Lille (prefecture): 54 km

from Paris: 186 km

from Calais: 144 km

from Nice: 784 km

from Bordeaux: 685 km

from Strasbourg: 354 km

Getting here

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

We have 18 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bry, Curgies, Estreux, Eth, Frasnoy, Gommegnies, Maresches, Orsinval, Preseau, Preux-Au-Sart, Ruesnes, Saultain, Sebourg, Sepmeries, Villereau, Villers-Pol, Wargnies-le-Grand and Wargnies-le-Petit.

This page in French: Visiter Jenlain