Maroilles tourism and travel guide

Photo of Maroilles in Nord

Visit Maroilles: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: It is the riverside setting and the buildings that remain of the abbey complex that once stood here that form the main attraction in Maroilles

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Maroilles. For detailed visitor information see the Maroilles travel guide.

Maroilles 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 75 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Maroilles is 175 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Le Quesnoy at 15 km and Bavay at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Maroilles, 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 Maroilles 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 Maroilles

Markets in and near Maroilles

  • Aulnoye-Aymeries: market Tuesday (10km)
  • Avesnes-sur-Helpe: market Friday (13km)
  • Le Nouvion-en-Thierache: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Bavay: market Friday (19km)
  • Fourmies: market Saturday (24km)
  • Caudry: market Tuesday & Friday (25km)
  • Bohain-en-Vermandois: market Friday (27km)
  • Avesnes-les-Aubert: market Thursday & Sunday (27km)
  • Guise: market Saturday (28km)
  • Anor: market Wednesday (29km)

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

Tourist attractions near Maroilles, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • l'Avesnois (8km)
  • Scarpe-Escaut (41km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (36km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le jardin de Sylvie Fontaine (0km)
  • Jardins du château (31km)
  • Jardin de Bosmont-sur-Serre (45km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle des Marais d'Isle (45km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (47km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (47km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Mastaing (37km)
  • Gauchy (49km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Maroilles

Canton: Landrecies

Arrondissement: Avesnes-sur-Helpe

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 59550

Distance to Maroilles

from Lille (prefecture): 75 km

from Paris: 175 km

from Calais: 162 km

from Nice: 763 km

from Bordeaux: 673 km

from Strasbourg: 336 km

Getting here

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

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Grand-Fayt, Landrecies, Le Favril, Leval, Marbaix, Noyelles-sur-Sambre, Petit-Fayt, Sassegnies and Taisnieres-en-Thierache.

This page in French: Visiter Maroilles