Marcq-en-Baroeul tourism and travel guide

Photo of Marcq-en-Baroeul in Nord

Photo is of Lille at 5 km from Marcq-en-Baroeul

Visit Marcq-en-Baroeul: highlights and tourist information

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Marcq-en-Baroeul 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 Marcq-en-Baroeul in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Lille at 5 km and Roubaix at 6 km.

Marcq-en-Baroeul, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 5 km (direction south-west)

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

See Lille guide


at 6 km (direction east)

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

See Roubaix guide


at 34 km (direction south)

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

See Douai guide


at 34 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


at 45 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Cassel guide
Arras Carriere Wellington

Arras Carriere Wellington

Monument at 49 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 49 km (direction west), in the Pas-de-Calais department

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

See Aire-sur-la-Lys guide


at 49 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 52 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Esquelbecq guide
Le Quesnoy

Le Quesnoy

at 61 km (direction south-east)

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

See Le Quesnoy guide


at 65 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Bavay guide

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

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Markets in and near Marcq-en-Baroeul

  • Croix: market Wednesday & Sunday & Saturday (4km)
  • Hem: market Saturday (7km)
  • Haubourdin: market Friday (10km)
  • Comines: market Monday (12km)
  • Halluin: market Saturday (12km)
  • Cysoing: market Tuesday & Sunday (14km)
  • Armentieres: market Friday (15km)
  • Annoeullin: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Libercourt: market Thursday (22km)
  • Carvin: market Saturday (22km)

More information about Marcq-en-Baroeul, Nord-Pas-de-Calais

Tourist attractions near Marcq-en-Baroeul, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Scarpe-Escaut (35km)

Churches and religious monuments

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

Remarkable gardens

  • Le parc Barbieux (5km)
  • Le jardin du Manoir-aux-Loups (12km)
  • La ferme du mont des Récollets (45km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle du Jardin écologique du Vieux-Lille (4km)
  • Les Prés du Hem (16km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (31km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (31km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (33km)
  • Dune fossile de Ghyvelde (58km)
  • Réserve naturelle de la Dune Marchand (61km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Wasquehal (3km)
  • Tourcoing (7km)
  • Wattignies (10km)
  • Mastaing (44km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lille (5km)

Geography and distances

Marcq-en-Baroeul is in the north-east of France at 5 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Marcq-en-Baroeul is 209 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Marcq-en-Baroeul

Canton: Marcq-en-Baroeul

Arrondissement: Lille

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 59700

Distance to Marcq-en-Baroeul

from Lille (prefecture): 5 km

from Paris: 209 km

from Calais: 92 km

from Nice: 836 km

from Bordeaux: 704 km

from Strasbourg: 408 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Marcq-en-Baroeul from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bondues, Croix, La Madeleine, Lambersart, Lille, Marquette-Lez-Lille, Mouvaux, Roubaix, Saint-Andre-Lez-Lille, Tourcoing, Wambrechies and Wasquehal.

This page in French: Visiter Marcq-en-Baroeul