Lauwin-Planque tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Douai at 3 km from Lauwin-Planque

Visit Lauwin-Planque: highlights and tourist information

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Lauwin-Planque 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 Lauwin-Planque in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Douai at 3 km and Arras Carriere Wellington at 22 km.

Lauwin-Planque, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Douai

Douai

at 3 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Douai guide
Arras Carriere Wellington

Arras Carriere Wellington

Monument at 22 km (direction west-south-west), in the Pas-de-Calais department

The Carrière Wellington museum in Arras is a series of tunnels that...

See Arras Carriere Wellington guide
Arras

Arras

at 23 km (direction west-south-west), in the Pas-de-Calais department

The belfry and the large number of baroque style houses make the...

See Arras guide
Lille

Lille

at 28 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Lille guide
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Saint-Amand-les-Eaux

Saint-Amand-les-Eaux

at 28 km (direction east)

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

See Saint-Amand-les-Eaux guide
Cambrai

Cambrai

at 29 km (direction south-east)

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

See Cambrai guide
Roubaix

Roubaix

at 35 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Roubaix guide
Le Quesnoy

Le Quesnoy

at 45 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Le Quesnoy guide
Forest of Mormal

Forest of Mormal

at 53 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Forest of Mormal guide
Aire-sur-la-Lys

Aire-sur-la-Lys

at 54 km (direction west-north-west), in the Pas-de-Calais department

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

See Aire-sur-la-Lys guide
Cassel

Cassel

at 60 km (direction north-west)

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

See Cassel guide

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Markets in and near Lauwin-Planque

  • Flers-en-Escrebieux: market Friday (1km)
  • Auby: market Wednesday (3km)
  • Douai: market Wednesday & Saturday (4km)
  • Courcelles-les-Lens: market Sunday (4km)
  • Leforest: market Wednesday (5km)
  • Henin-Beaumont: market Tuesday & Friday (8km)
  • Billy-Montigny: market Sunday (10km)
  • Libercourt: market Thursday (10km)
  • Courrieres: market Wednesday (10km)
  • Harnes: market Thursday (12km)

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Tourist attractions near Lauwin-Planque, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Scarpe-Escaut (27km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de La Treille (Lille) (28km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (38km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le parc Barbieux (33km)
  • Le jardin du Manoir-aux-Loups (44km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (2km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (14km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (15km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Jardin écologique du Vieux-Lille (29km)
  • Les Prés du Hem (36km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Mastaing (21km)
  • Wattignies (22km)
  • Wasquehal (32km)
  • Tourcoing (38km)
  • Guyencourt-Saulcourt (44km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lille (28km)
 
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Geography and distances

Lauwin-Planque is in the north-east of France at 28 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Lauwin-Planque is 178 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Lauwin-Planque

Canton: Douai-Sud-Ouest

Arrondissement: Douai

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 59553

Distance to Lauwin-Planque

from Lille (prefecture): 28 km

from Paris: 178 km

from Calais: 104 km

from Nice: 809 km

from Bordeaux: 674 km

from Strasbourg: 395 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Lauwin-Planque from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 19 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Auby, Brebieres, Courcelles-les-Lens, Courchelettes, Cuincy, Dechy, Douai, Dourges, Esquerchin, Evin-Malmaison, Flers-en-Escrebieux, Lambres-Lez-Douai, Leforest, Noyelles-Godault, Quiery-la-Motte, Raimbeaucourt, Roost-Warendin, Sin-le-Noble and Waziers.

This page in French: Visiter Lauwin-Planque

 
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