La Groise tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Maroilles at 9 km from La Groise

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La Groise 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 La Groise in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Maroilles at 9 km and Forest of Mormal at 14 km.

La Groise, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 9 km (direction north-east)

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

See Maroilles guide
Forest of Mormal

Forest of Mormal

at 14 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Forest of Mormal guide
Le Quesnoy

Le Quesnoy

at 19 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Le Quesnoy guide


at 26 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Bavay guide


at 31 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Solre-le-Chateau guide


at 33 km (direction west-north-west)

Remarkably for the town that was the site of the world's first...

See Cambrai guide


at 38 km (direction west-south-west), in the Aisne department

In the central square in Saint-Quentin, the 16th century town hall is...

See Saint-Quentin guide


at 45 km (direction north-north-west)

Established as a spa centre for more than 2000 years, it is...

See Saint-Amand-les-Eaux guide


Most Beautiful Village at 51 km (direction south-east), in the Aisne department

The small and rather remote village of Parfondeval is lso very picturesque...

See Parfondeval guide


at 54 km (direction west-north-west)

Douai has a pleasant old town and one of the most impressive...

See Douai guide

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Map of places to visit near La Groise


Markets in and near La Groise

  • Le Nouvion-en-Thierache: market Wednesday (10km)
  • Aulnoye-Aymeries: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Avesnes-sur-Helpe: market Friday (19km)
  • Bohain-en-Vermandois: market Friday (19km)
  • Caudry: market Tuesday & Friday (20km)
  • Guise: market Saturday (20km)
  • Fresnoy-le-Grand: market Monday (24km)
  • Avesnes-les-Aubert: market Thursday & Sunday (25km)
  • Bavay: market Friday (26km)
  • Fourmies: market Saturday (27km)

More information about La Groise, Nord-Pas-de-Calais

Tourist attractions near La Groise, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • l'Avesnois (16km)
  • Scarpe-Escaut (44km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (30km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le jardin de Sylvie Fontaine (9km)
  • Jardins du château (24km)
  • Jardin de Bosmont-sur-Serre (40km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle des Marais d'Isle (36km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (47km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (48km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (56km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Mastaing (37km)
  • Gauchy (41km)
  • Guyencourt-Saulcourt (44km)
  • Ebouleau (47km)

Geography and distances

La Groise is in the north-east of France at 76 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: La Groise is 166 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: La Groise

Canton: Cateau-Cambrésis

Arrondissement: Cambrai

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 59360

Distance to La Groise

from Lille (prefecture): 76 km

from Paris: 166 km

from Calais: 162 km

from Nice: 759 km

from Bordeaux: 664 km

from Strasbourg: 338 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Barzy-en-Thierache, Bergues-sur-Sambre, Catillon-sur-Sambre, Fesmy-Le Sart, Landrecies, Le Favril, Mazinghien, Oisy, Ors, Pommereuil and Rejet-de-Beaulieu.

This page in French: Visiter La Groise