Le Portel tourism and travel guide

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Visit Le Portel: highlights and tourist information

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Le Portel is situated in the Pas-de-Calais department and Nord-Pas-de-Calais region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 97 kilometres from Arras, the department capital (general information: Le Portel is 213 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Nausicaa at 3 km and Boulogne-sur-Mer at 4 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Le Portel, 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 Le Portel 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 Pas-de-Calais

Map of places to visit near Le Portel

Markets in and near Le Portel

  • Boulogne-sur-Mer: market Wednesday (3km)
  • Ambleteuse: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Camiers: market Thursday & Monday (16km)
  • Desvres: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Etaples: market Tuesday & Friday (22km)
  • Cucq: market Sunday - seasonal market only (25km)
  • Cucq: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Coulogne: market Monday (33km)
  • Berck: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday (33km)
  • Ardres: market Thursday (33km)

More information about Le Portel, Nord-Pas-de-Calais

Tourist attractions near Le Portel, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Le Portel.

Aquarium

  • Nausicaa - Centre national de la mer (3km)
  • Mareis (21km)

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Beffroi de Boulogne-sur-Mer (Belfries of Belgium and France) (4km)
  • Beffroi de Calais (Belfries of Belgium and France) (34km)
  • Beffroi d'Hesdin (Belfries of Belgium and France) (49km)
  • Beffroi de Gravelines (Belfries of Belgium and France) (50km)

National Monuments

  • Column of the Grand Army (5km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Caps et Marais d'Opale (24km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Saulve (Montreuil-sur-Mer) (30km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Valloires (43km)
  • Le jardin des Lianes (54km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Dunes d'Écault (5km)
  • Réserve naturelle de la Baie de Canche (17km)
  • Cap Gris-Nez (18km)
  • Cap Blanc-Nez (26km)
  • Baie d'Authie (35km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des grottes et des pelouses d'Acquin-Westbécourt et des coteaux de Wavrans-sur-l'Aa (40km)
  • Forêt d'Hesdin (47km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Platier d'Oye (48km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Parc Bagatelle (31km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Le Portel

Canton: Portel

Arrondissement: Boulogne-sur-Mer

Department: Pas-de-Calais

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 62480

Distance to Le Portel

from Arras (prefecture): 97 km

from Paris: 213 km

from Calais: 34 km

from Nice: 889 km

from Bordeaux: 672 km

from Strasbourg: 503 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Boulogne-sur-Mer, Condette, Echinghen, Equihen-Plage, Isques, Outreau, Saint-Etienne-Au-Mont, Saint-Leonard and Saint-Martin-Boulogne.

This page in French: Visiter Le Portel