Lesdain tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Cambrai at 7 km from Lesdain

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Lesdain 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 Lesdain in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Cambrai at 7 km and Saint-Quentin at 28 km.

Lesdain, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 7 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Cambrai guide


at 28 km (direction south), in the Aisne department

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

See Saint-Quentin guide


at 30 km (direction west-south-west), in the Somme department

The town of Péronne is above all known for its impressive Museum...

See Peronne guide
Le Quesnoy

Le Quesnoy

at 31 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Le Quesnoy guide
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at 33 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Douai guide
Forest of Mormal

Forest of Mormal

at 35 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Forest of Mormal guide


at 35 km (direction east)

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

See Maroilles guide
Arras Carriere Wellington

Arras Carriere Wellington

Monument at 40 km (direction west-north-west), in the Pas-de-Calais department

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

See Arras Carriere Wellington guide


at 40 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Saint-Amand-les-Eaux guide


at 41 km (direction west-north-west), in the Pas-de-Calais department

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

See Arras guide


at 44 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Bavay guide

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Map of places to visit near Lesdain


Markets in and near Lesdain

  • Cambrai: market Wednesday & Saturday (8km)
  • Caudry: market Tuesday & Friday (10km)
  • Avesnes-les-Aubert: market Thursday & Sunday (13km)
  • Bohain-en-Vermandois: market Friday (18km)
  • Fresnoy-le-Grand: market Monday (20km)
  • Douchy-les-Mines: market Saturday (24km)
  • Abscon: market Tuesday (26km)
  • Aniche: market Friday (26km)
  • Escaudain: market Monday (27km)
  • Denain: market Thursday (27km)

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Tourist attractions near Lesdain, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Scarpe-Escaut (39km)
  • l'Avesnois (43km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (3km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le jardin de Sylvie Fontaine (35km)
  • Jardins du château (40km)
  • Jardin de Bosmont-sur-Serre (59km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle des Marais d'Isle (28km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (33km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (35km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (36km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Guyencourt-Saulcourt (18km)
  • Mastaing (23km)
  • Gauchy (31km)

Geography and distances

Lesdain is in the north-east of France at 62 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Lesdain is 153 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Lesdain

Canton: Marcoing

Arrondissement: Cambrai

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 59258

Distance to Lesdain

from Lille (prefecture): 62 km

from Paris: 153 km

from Calais: 138 km

from Nice: 773 km

from Bordeaux: 652 km

from Strasbourg: 365 km

Getting here

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

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Awoingt, Banteux, Bantouzelle, Cattenieres, Crevecoeur-sur-l'Escaut, Deheries, Esnes, Estourmel, Haucourt-en-Cambresis, Les Rues-Des-Vignes, Malincourt, Masnieres, Niergnies, Rumilly-en-Cambresis, Seranvillers-Forenville, Walincourt-Selvigny and Wambaix.

This page in French: Visiter Lesdain


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