Locon tourism and travel guide

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Visit Locon: highlights and tourist information

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Locon is situated in the Pas-de-Calais department and Nord-Pas-de-Calais region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 32 kilometres from Arras, the department capital (general information: Locon is 192 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Aire-sur-la-Lys at 20 km and Cassel at 28 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Locon, 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 Locon 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 Pas-de-Calais

Map of places to visit near Locon

Markets in and near Locon

  • Bethune: market Sunday & Monday & Friday (5km)
  • Beuvry: market Friday (6km)
  • Estaires: market Thursday (9km)
  • La Bassee: market Thursday (11km)
  • Lillers: market Saturday (13km)
  • Bruay-la-Buissiere: market Sunday & Friday (13km)
  • Barlin: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Marles-les-Mines: market Saturday (14km)
  • Grenay: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Isbergues: market Thursday (15km)

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

Tourist attractions near Locon, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Bergues (47km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de La Treille (Lille) (29km)

Remarkable gardens

  • La ferme du mont des Récollets (28km)
  • Le parc Barbieux (37km)
  • Parc du château de Sericourt (40km)
  • Le jardin du Manoir-aux-Loups (40km)
  • Le jardin des Lianes (53km)
  • Jardin du château de Maizicourt (57km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Les Prés du Hem (20km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Jardin écologique du Vieux-Lille (29km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (35km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des étangs du Romelaëre (36km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des grottes et des pelouses d'Acquin-Westbécourt et des coteaux de Wavrans-sur-l'Aa (39km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (45km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (45km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Wattignies (27km)
  • Wasquehal (34km)
  • Tourcoing (38km)
  • Boubers-sur-Canche (44km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lille (28km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Locon

Canton: Béthune-Est

Arrondissement: Béthune

Department: Pas-de-Calais

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 62400

Distance to Locon

from Arras (prefecture): 32 km

from Paris: 192 km

from Calais: 71 km

from Nice: 839 km

from Bordeaux: 682 km

from Strasbourg: 428 km

Getting here

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

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Annezin, Bethune, Beuvry, Calonne-sur-la-Lys, Cuinchy, Essars, Festubert, Fouquereuil, Hinges, La Couture, Lestrem, Mont-Bernanchon, Oblinghem, Richebourg, Vendin-les-Bethune and Vieille-Chapelle.

This page in French: Visiter Locon