Lauwin-Planque tourism and travel guide

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Visit Lauwin-Planque: highlights and tourist information

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Lauwin-Planque 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 28 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Lauwin-Planque is 178 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Douai at 3 km and Arras Carriere Wellington at 22 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Lauwin-Planque, 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 Lauwin-Planque 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 Lauwin-Planque

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)

More information about Lauwin-Planque, Nord-Pas-de-Calais

Tourist attractions near Lauwin-Planque, France

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)
 
 

Geography and distances

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