Metz-en-Couture tourism and travel guide

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Metz-en-Couture is situated in the Pas-de-Calais 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 Metz-en-Couture in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Cambrai at 16 km and Peronne at 18 km.

Metz-en-Couture, France: places to visit and attractions

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at 16 km (direction east-north-east), in the Nord department

Remarkably for the town that was the site of the world's first...

See Cambrai guide


at 18 km (direction south-west), in the Somme department

The town of Péronne is above all known for its impressive Museum...

See Peronne guide


at 29 km (direction south-east), in the Aisne department

In the central square in Saint-Quentin, the 16th century town hall is...

See Saint-Quentin guide
Arras Carriere Wellington

Arras Carriere Wellington

Monument at 31 km (direction north-west)

The Carrière Wellington museum in Arras is a series of tunnels that...

See Arras Carriere Wellington guide
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at 32 km (direction north-west)

The belfry and the large number of baroque style houses make the...

See Arras guide


at 34 km (direction north-west), in the Nord department

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

See Douai guide
Le Quesnoy

Le Quesnoy

at 45 km (direction east-north-east), in the Nord department

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

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at 50 km (direction north-east), in the Nord department

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

See Saint-Amand-les-Eaux guide
Forest of Mormal

Forest of Mormal

at 50 km (direction east-north-east), in the Nord department

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

See Forest of Mormal guide


at 50 km (direction east), in the Nord department

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

See Maroilles guide

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Markets in and near Metz-en-Couture

  • Bapaume: market Friday (16km)
  • Cambrai: market Wednesday & Saturday (16km)
  • Peronne: market Saturday (18km)
  • Caudry: market Tuesday & Friday (25km)
  • Avesnes-les-Aubert: market Thursday & Sunday (27km)
  • Fresnoy-le-Grand: market Monday (28km)
  • Bohain-en-Vermandois: market Friday (29km)
  • Saint-Quentin: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (30km)
  • Albert: market Saturday (30km)
  • Arras: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (32km)

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Tourist attractions near Metz-en-Couture, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Scarpe-Escaut (48km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (14km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins du château (50km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle des Marais d'Isle (30km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (36km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (38km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (41km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Guyencourt-Saulcourt (8km)
  • Gauchy (31km)
  • Mastaing (32km)

Geography and distances

Metz-en-Couture is in the north of France at 32 kilometres from Arras, the department capital (general information: Metz-en-Couture is 144 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Metz-en-Couture

Canton: Bertincourt

Arrondissement: Arras

Department: Pas-de-Calais

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 62124

Distance to Metz-en-Couture

from Arras (prefecture): 32 km

from Paris: 144 km

from Calais: 130 km

from Nice: 776 km

from Bordeaux: 643 km

from Strasbourg: 377 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Metz-en-Couture from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beaumetz-les-Cambrai, Bertincourt, Equancourt, Etricourt-Manancourt, Fins, Gouzeaucourt, Havrincourt, Hermies, Heudicourt, Neuville-Bourjonval, Ribecourt-la-Tour, Ruyaulcourt, Sorel, Trescault, Villers-Plouich and Ytres.

This page in French: Visiter Metz-en-Couture


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