Marchiennes tourism and travel guide

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Visit Marchiennes: highlights and tourist information

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Marchiennes 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 30 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Marchiennes is 185 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Amand-les-Eaux at 12 km and Douai at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Marchiennes, 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 Marchiennes 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 Marchiennes

Markets in and near Marchiennes

  • Fenain: market Saturday (5km)
  • Aniche: market Friday (8km)
  • Abscon: market Tuesday (9km)
  • Escaudain: market Monday (10km)
  • Denain: market Thursday (12km)
  • Douchy-les-Mines: market Saturday (15km)
  • Douai: market Wednesday & Saturday (15km)
  • Flers-en-Escrebieux: market Friday (15km)
  • Leforest: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Auby: market Wednesday (16km)

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

Tourist attractions near Marchiennes, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Scarpe-Escaut (10km)
  • l'Avesnois (50km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de La Treille (Lille) (30km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (37km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le parc Barbieux (31km)
  • Le jardin du Manoir-aux-Loups (43km)
  • Le jardin de Sylvie Fontaine (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (2km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (3km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (15km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Jardin écologique du Vieux-Lille (31km)
  • Les Prés du Hem (43km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Mastaing (12km)
  • Wattignies (26km)
  • Wasquehal (31km)
  • Tourcoing (36km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lille (30km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Marchiennes

Canton: Marchiennes

Arrondissement: Douai

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 59870

Distance to Marchiennes

from Lille (prefecture): 30 km

from Paris: 185 km

from Calais: 117 km

from Nice: 804 km

from Bordeaux: 683 km

from Strasbourg: 381 km

Getting here

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

We have 19 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beuvry-la-Foret, Bousignies, Bouvignies, Brillon, Bruille-Lez-Marchiennes, Coutiches, Erre, Fenain, Helesmes, Hornaing, Pecquencourt, Rieulay, Rosult, Sars-et-Rosieres, Somain, Tilloy-Lez-Marchiennes, Vred, Wandignies-Hamage and Warlaing.

This page in French: Visiter Marchiennes