Lezennes tourism and travel guide

Photo of Lezennes in Nord

Photo is of Lille at 5 km from Lezennes

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Lezennes 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 Lezennes in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Lille at 5 km and Roubaix at 10 km.

Lezennes, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 5 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Lille guide


at 10 km (direction north-east)

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

See Roubaix guide


at 27 km (direction south)

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

See Douai guide


at 29 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Saint-Amand-les-Eaux guide
Arras Carriere Wellington

Arras Carriere Wellington

Monument at 44 km (direction south-west), in the Pas-de-Calais department

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

See Arras Carriere Wellington guide


at 45 km (direction south-west), in the Pas-de-Calais department

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

See Arras guide


at 49 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Cassel guide
Le Quesnoy

Le Quesnoy

at 55 km (direction south-east)

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

See Le Quesnoy guide


at 57 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Esquelbecq guide


at 60 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Bavay guide
Forest of Mormal

Forest of Mormal

at 64 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Forest of Mormal guide

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Markets in and near Lezennes

  • Hem: market Saturday (6km)
  • Croix: market Wednesday & Sunday & Saturday (8km)
  • Cysoing: market Tuesday & Sunday (9km)
  • Haubourdin: market Friday (9km)
  • Annoeullin: market Tuesday (16km)
  • Libercourt: market Thursday (17km)
  • Carvin: market Saturday (18km)
  • Comines: market Monday (18km)
  • Armentieres: market Friday (18km)
  • Halluin: market Saturday (19km)

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

Tourist attractions near Lezennes, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Scarpe-Escaut (29km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de La Treille (Lille) (5km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le parc Barbieux (8km)
  • Le jardin du Manoir-aux-Loups (19km)
  • La ferme du mont des Récollets (49km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle du Jardin écologique du Vieux-Lille (6km)
  • Les Prés du Hem (20km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (24km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (25km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (26km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Wattignies (5km)
  • Wasquehal (6km)
  • Tourcoing (12km)
  • Mastaing (37km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lille (6km)

Geography and distances

Lezennes is in the north-east of France at 5 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Lezennes is 203 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Lezennes

Canton: Lille-Sud-Est

Arrondissement: Lille

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 59260

Distance to Lezennes

from Lille (prefecture): 5 km

from Paris: 203 km

from Calais: 96 km

from Nice: 830 km

from Bordeaux: 699 km

from Strasbourg: 403 km

Getting here

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

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Anstaing, Bouvines, Faches-Thumesnil, Forest-sur-Marque, Hem, La Madeleine, Lesquin, Lille, Peronne-en-Melantois, Ronchin, Sainghin-en-Melantois, Saint-Andre-Lez-Lille, Templemars, Tressin, Vendeville, Villeneuve-d'Ascq and Wattignies.

This page in French: Visiter Lezennes