Laventie tourism and travel guide

Photo of Laventie in Pas-de-Calais

Photo is of Lille at 21 km from Laventie

Visit Laventie: highlights and tourist information

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Laventie is situated in the Pas-de-Calais 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 Laventie in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Lille at 21 km and Aire-sur-la-Lys at 27 km.

Laventie, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 21 km (direction east), in the Nord department

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

See Lille guide


at 27 km (direction west)

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

See Aire-sur-la-Lys guide


at 29 km (direction west-north-west), in the Nord department

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

See Cassel guide


at 30 km (direction east), in the Nord department

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

See Roubaix guide


at 35 km (direction south-east), in the Nord department

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

See Douai guide
Arras Carriere Wellington

Arras Carriere Wellington

Monument at 37 km (direction south)

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

See Arras Carriere Wellington guide


at 38 km (direction south)

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

See Arras guide


at 38 km (direction north-west), in the Nord department

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

See Esquelbecq guide


at 39 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Saint-Omer guide
Les Jardins de Sericourt

Les Jardins de Sericourt

Garden at 48 km (direction south-west)

Beautiful garden to visit in the village of Sericourt....

See Les Jardins de Sericourt guide


at 50 km (direction east-south-east), in the Nord department

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

See Saint-Amand-les-Eaux guide


at 61 km (direction west-north-west), in the Nord department

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

See Gravelines guide
Les Jardins de Maizicourt

Les Jardins de Maizicourt

Garden at 66 km (direction west-south-west), in the Somme department

Beautiful garden to visit in the Somme department in northern France...

See Les Jardins de Maizicourt guide

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Map of places to visit near Laventie


Markets in and near Laventie

  • Estaires: market Thursday (4km)
  • La Bassee: market Thursday (10km)
  • Armentieres: market Friday (11km)
  • Beuvry: market Friday (12km)
  • Bailleul: market Tuesday (13km)
  • Bethune: market Sunday & Monday & Friday (14km)
  • Haubourdin: market Friday (15km)
  • Annoeullin: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Grenay: market Tuesday (19km)
  • Carvin: market Saturday (19km)

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

Tourist attractions near Laventie, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Bergues (46km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de La Treille (Lille) (21km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le parc Barbieux (28km)
  • La ferme du mont des Récollets (29km)
  • Le jardin du Manoir-aux-Loups (31km)
  • Parc du château de Sericourt (48km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Les Prés du Hem (12km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Jardin écologique du Vieux-Lille (20km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (32km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des étangs du Romelaëre (39km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (41km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (41km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des grottes et des pelouses d'Acquin-Westbécourt et des coteaux de Wavrans-sur-l'Aa (45km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Wattignies (20km)
  • Wasquehal (26km)
  • Tourcoing (30km)
  • Mastaing (51km)
  • Boubers-sur-Canche (53km)
  • Grande-Synthe (55km)
  • Loon-Plage (57km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lille (19km)

Geography and distances

Laventie is in the north of France at 36 kilometres from Arras, the department capital (general information: Laventie is 198 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Laventie

Canton: Laventie

Arrondissement: Béthune

Department: Pas-de-Calais

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 62840

Distance to Laventie

from Arras (prefecture): 36 km

from Paris: 198 km

from Calais: 74 km

from Nice: 840 km

from Bordeaux: 690 km

from Strasbourg: 424 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aubers, Estaires, Fleurbaix, Fromelles, Herlies, La Couture, La Gorgue, Lorgies, Neuve-Chapelle, Sailly-sur-la-Lys and Vieille-Chapelle.

This page in French: Visiter Laventie