Liessies tourism and travel guide

Photo of Liessies in Nord

Photo is of Solre-le-Chateau at 7 km from Liessies

Visit Liessies: highlights and tourist information

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Liessies 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 Liessies in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Solre-le-Chateau at 7 km and Maroilles at 23 km.

Liessies, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 7 km (direction )

Solre-le-Chateau is best known for its church with a sloping spire and the town...

See Solre-le-Chateau guide


at 23 km (direction west)

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

See Maroilles guide
Forest of Mormal

Forest of Mormal

at 27 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Forest of Mormal guide


at 29 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Bavay guide
Le Quesnoy

Le Quesnoy

at 35 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Le Quesnoy guide


Most Beautiful Village at 42 km (direction south-south-east), in the Aisne department

The small and rather remote village of Parfondeval is lso very picturesque and centred...

See Parfondeval guide


at 46 km (direction east), in the Ardennes department

In Vireux-Molhain you can follow an attractive nature trail and also visit the Collegiale...

See Vireux-Molhain guide


at 53 km (direction east-south-east), in the Ardennes department

In a pleasant seting on the Meuse river, the two churches and a stroll...

See Montherme guide


at 59 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Saint-Amand-les-Eaux guide


at 59 km (direction east-south-east), in the Ardennes department

In and around the grand Place Ducale, among the largest squares in France, you...

See Charleville-Mezieres guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Nord

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Map of places to visit near Liessies


Markets in and near Liessies

  • Avesnes-sur-Helpe: market Friday (11km)
  • Fourmies: market Saturday (12km)
  • Cousolre: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Anor: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Aulnoye-Aymeries: market Tuesday (19km)
  • Jeumont: market Thursday (19km)
  • Hirson: market Thursday & Monday (22km)
  • Le Nouvion-en-Thierache: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Bavay: market Friday (29km)
  • Vervins: market Saturday (34km)

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

Tourist attractions near Liessies, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Fourmies (11km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • l'Avesnois (16km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le jardin de Sylvie Fontaine (23km)
  • Jardins du château (41km)
  • Jardin de Bosmont-sur-Serre (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Rocroi (38km)

Geography and distances

Liessies is in the north-east of France at 93 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Liessies is 188 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Liessies

Canton: Solre-le-Château

Arrondissement: Avesnes-sur-Helpe

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 59740

Distance to Liessies

from Lille (prefecture): 93 km

from Paris: 188 km

from Calais: 183 km

from Nice: 753 km

from Bordeaux: 683 km

from Strasbourg: 315 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beugnies, Clairfayts, Felleries, Ramousies, Sains-du-Nord, Sars-Poteries and Willies.

This page in French: Visiter Liessies