Licques tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Wissant at 22 km from Licques

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Licques 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 Licques in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Wissant at 22 km and Cap Blanc-Nez and Cap Gris-Nez at 22 km.

Licques, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Wissant

Wissant

at 22 km (direction west-north-west)

Wissant is a small seaside town in the north of France which...

See Wissant guide
Cap Blanc-Nez and Cap Gris-Nez

Cap Blanc-Nez and Cap Gris-Nez

Scenery at 22 km (direction west-north-west)

The Cap Blanc-Nez and the Cap Gris-Nez are classified as Grand sites...

See Cap Blanc-Nez and Cap Gris-Nez guide
Wimereux

Wimereux

at 23 km (direction west)

Wimereux is a seaside town with a fine selection of Belle Epoque...

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Boulogne-sur-Mer

Boulogne-sur-Mer

Seaside resort at 23 km (direction west)

The old town with its ramparts, castle and ancient streets are the...

See Boulogne-sur-Mer guide
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Saint-Omer

Saint-Omer

at 23 km (direction east)

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

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Nausicaa

Nausicaa

at 25 km (direction west)

Nausicaa is a large aquarium and sea life centre and one of...

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Gravelines

Gravelines

at 26 km (direction north-east), in the Nord department

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

See Gravelines guide
Aire-sur-la-Lys

Aire-sur-la-Lys

at 36 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Aire-sur-la-Lys guide
Esquelbecq

Esquelbecq

at 37 km (direction east-north-east), in the Nord department

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

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Montreuil-sur-Mer

Montreuil-sur-Mer

at 38 km (direction south-south-west)

The historic centre of the fortified town of Montreuil is lovely to...

See Montreuil-sur-Mer guide
Le Touquet

Le Touquet

Seaside resort at 38 km (direction south-west)

Upmarket Le Touquet is probably the most popular of the coastal resorts...

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Cassel

Cassel

at 39 km (direction east), in the Nord department

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

See Cassel guide
Valloires abbey

Valloires abbey

Abbey at 49 km (direction south-south-west), in the Somme department

Valloires abbey is an 18th century Cistercian abbey with formal gardens to...

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Fort-Mahon-Plage

Fort-Mahon-Plage

Seaside resort at 56 km (direction south-west), in the Somme department

Both the beach itself and the resort of Fort-Mahon-Plage are among the...

See Fort-Mahon-Plage guide

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Markets in and near Licques

  • Ardres: market Thursday (8km)
  • Audruicq: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Desvres: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Lumbres: market Friday (16km)
  • Coulogne: market Monday (16km)
  • Calais: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday (19km)
  • Ambleteuse: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Boulogne-sur-Mer: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Bourbourg: market Tuesday (26km)
  • Gravelines: market Sunday & Friday (26km)

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Tourist attractions near Licques, France

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

Aquarium

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Beffroi de Calais (Belfries of Belgium and France) (19km)
  • Beffroi de Boulogne-sur-Mer (Belfries of Belgium and France) (24km)
  • Beffroi de Gravelines (Belfries of Belgium and France) (26km)
  • Beffroi d'Aire-sur-la-Lys (Belfries of Belgium and France) (36km)
  • Beffroi de Bergues (Belfries of Belgium and France) (41km)
  • Beffroi de l'église St-Éloi de Dunkerque (Belfries of Belgium and France) (42km)
  • Beffroi et hôtel de ville de Dunkerque (Belfries of Belgium and France) (42km)

National Monuments

  • Column of the Grand Army (23km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Caps et Marais d'Opale (5km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Saulve (Montreuil-sur-Mer) (37km)

Remarkable gardens

  • La ferme du mont des Récollets (39km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle nationale des grottes et des pelouses d'Acquin-Westbécourt et des coteaux de Wavrans-sur-l'Aa (18km)
  • Cap Blanc-Nez (22km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des étangs du Romelaëre (25km)
  • Cap Gris-Nez (26km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Platier d'Oye (26km)
  • Dunes d'Écault (29km)
  • Réserve naturelle de la Baie de Canche (35km)
  • Forêt d'Hesdin (44km)
  • Baie d'Authie (51km)
  • Réserve naturelle de la Dune Marchand (51km)
  • Dune fossile de Ghyvelde (52km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Parc Bagatelle (46km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Loon-Plage (31km)
  • Grande-Synthe (37km)
  • Le Touquet (38km)
  • Saint-Josse (40km)
 
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Geography and distances

Licques is in the north of France at 81 kilometres from Arras, the department capital (general information: Licques is 217 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Licques

Canton: Guînes

Arrondissement: Calais

Department: Pas-de-Calais

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 62850

Distance to Licques

from Arras (prefecture): 81 km

from Paris: 217 km

from Calais: 19 km

from Nice: 884 km

from Bordeaux: 687 km

from Strasbourg: 484 km

Getting here

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

We have 21 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Alembon, Alquines, Audrehem, Bainghen, Bonningues-les-Ardres, Bouquehault, Campagne-les-Guines, Clerques, Haut-Loquin, Herbinghen, Hermelinghen, Hocquinghen, Journy, Landrethun-les-Ardres, Longueville, Louches, Nabringhen, Rebergues, Rodelinghem, Sanghen and Surques.

This page in French: Visiter Licques

 
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