Killem tourism and travel guide

Photo of Killem in Nord

Photo is of Esquelbecq at 12 km from Killem

Visit Killem: highlights and tourist information

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Killem 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 Killem in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Esquelbecq at 12 km and Cassel at 18 km.

Killem, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 12 km (direction west-south-west)

At Esquelbec you can admire the Flemand style town centre with its Chateau and...

See Esquelbecq guide


at 18 km (direction south-south-west)

The town of Cassel is built on the highest hill in the Flanders region...

See Cassel guide


at 30 km (direction west)

The principal attraction at Gravelines is the fortifications, built by the Spanish in the...

See Gravelines guide


at 32 km (direction south-west), in the Pas-de-Calais department

The attractive centre of Saint-Omr is one of the best towns to see houses...

See Saint-Omer guide


at 37 km (direction south-south-west), in the Pas-de-Calais department

Now officially listed as a 'recommended detour' town, the highlight in Aire-sur-la-Lys is the...

See Aire-sur-la-Lys guide


at 50 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Lille guide


at 53 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Roubaix guide

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Markets in and near Killem

  • Bergues: market Monday (9km)
  • Coudekerque-Branche: market Tuesday (13km)
  • Dunkerque: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday (17km)
  • Grande-Synthe: market Tuesday & Thursday (19km)
  • Bourbourg: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Hazebrouck: market Monday (26km)
  • Bailleul: market Tuesday (28km)
  • Gravelines: market Sunday & Friday (30km)
  • Arques: market Tuesday (31km)
  • Grand-Fort-Philippe: market Monday (32km)

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

Tourist attractions near Killem, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Beffroi de Bergues (Belfries of Belgium and France) (9km)
  • Beffroi de l'église St-Éloi de Dunkerque (Belfries of Belgium and France) (16km)
  • Beffroi et hôtel de ville de Dunkerque (Belfries of Belgium and France) (16km)
  • Beffroi de Bailleul (Belfries of Belgium and France) (28km)
  • Beffroi de Gravelines (Belfries of Belgium and France) (30km)
  • Beffroi d'Aire-sur-la-Lys (Belfries of Belgium and France) (37km)
  • Beffroi d'Armentières (Belfries of Belgium and France) (38km)
  • Beffroi de Comines (Belfries of Belgium and France) (38km)
  • Beffroi de Loos (Belfries of Belgium and France) (50km)
  • Beffroi de Lille (Belfries of Belgium and France) (51km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de La Treille (Lille) (50km)

Remarkable gardens

  • La ferme du mont des Récollets (18km)
  • Le jardin du Manoir-aux-Loups (44km)
  • Le parc Barbieux (53km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Dune fossile de Ghyvelde (11km)
  • Réserve naturelle de la Dune Marchand (13km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des étangs du Romelaëre (28km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Platier d'Oye (35km)
  • Les Prés du Hem (36km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des grottes et des pelouses d'Acquin-Westbécourt et des coteaux de Wavrans-sur-l'Aa (42km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Jardin écologique du Vieux-Lille (49km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Grande-Synthe (19km)
  • Loon-Plage (24km)
  • Tourcoing (49km)
  • Wasquehal (51km)
  • Wattignies (54km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lille (49km)

Geography and distances

Killem is in the north-east of France at 50 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Killem is 234 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Killem

Canton: Hondschoote

Arrondissement: Dunkerque

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 59122

Distance to Killem

from Lille (prefecture): 50 km

from Paris: 234 km

from Calais: 49 km

from Nice: 881 km

from Bordeaux: 719 km

from Strasbourg: 456 km

Getting here

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

We have 6 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Hondschoote, Oost-Cappel, Rexpoede, Warhem, West-Cappel and Wylder.

This page in French: Visiter Killem