Lesquin tourism and travel guide

Photo of Lesquin in Nord

Visit Lesquin: highlights and tourist information

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Lesquin 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 6 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Lesquin is 200 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lille at 6 km and Roubaix at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Lesquin, 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 Lesquin 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 Lesquin

Markets in and near Lesquin

  • Cysoing: market Tuesday & Sunday (8km)
  • Hem: market Saturday (9km)
  • Haubourdin: market Friday (9km)
  • Croix: market Wednesday & Sunday & Saturday (11km)
  • Libercourt: market Thursday (14km)
  • Annoeullin: market Tuesday (14km)
  • Carvin: market Saturday (15km)
  • Leforest: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Courrieres: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Armentieres: market Friday (20km)

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

Tourist attractions near Lesquin, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Scarpe-Escaut (28km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de La Treille (Lille) (6km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le parc Barbieux (11km)
  • Le jardin du Manoir-aux-Loups (22km)
  • La ferme du mont des Récollets (50km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle du Jardin écologique du Vieux-Lille (8km)
  • Les Prés du Hem (21km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (22km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (22km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (24km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Wattignies (4km)
  • Wasquehal (9km)
  • Tourcoing (15km)
  • Mastaing (34km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lille (7km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Lesquin

Canton: Seclin-Nord

Arrondissement: Lille

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 59810

Distance to Lesquin

from Lille (prefecture): 6 km

from Paris: 200 km

from Calais: 97 km

from Nice: 827 km

from Bordeaux: 696 km

from Strasbourg: 402 km

Getting here

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

We have 18 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Anstaing, Avelin, Bouvines, Ennevelin, Faches-Thumesnil, Forest-sur-Marque, Fretin, Lezennes, Lille, Louvil, Peronne-en-Melantois, Ronchin, Sainghin-en-Melantois, Templemars, Tressin, Vendeville, Villeneuve-d'Ascq and Wattignies.

This page in French: Visiter Lesquin