Meurchin tourism and travel guide

Photo of Meurchin in Pas-de-Calais

Visit Meurchin: highlights and tourist information

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Meurchin 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 24 kilometres from Arras, the department capital (general information: Meurchin is 186 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Douai at 19 km and Lille at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Meurchin, 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 Meurchin 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 Meurchin

Markets in and near Meurchin

  • Annoeullin: market Tuesday (5km)
  • Carvin: market Saturday (5km)
  • Courrieres: market Wednesday (6km)
  • Harnes: market Thursday (6km)
  • La Bassee: market Thursday (7km)
  • Lens: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (8km)
  • Libercourt: market Thursday (9km)
  • Billy-Montigny: market Sunday (9km)
  • Henin-Beaumont: market Tuesday & Friday (9km)
  • Avion: market Thursday (10km)

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

Tourist attractions near Meurchin, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Scarpe-Escaut (38km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de La Treille (Lille) (20km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le parc Barbieux (28km)
  • Le jardin du Manoir-aux-Loups (36km)
  • La ferme du mont des Récollets (44km)
  • Parc du château de Sericourt (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (17km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Jardin écologique du Vieux-Lille (21km)
  • Les Prés du Hem (23km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (27km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (27km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des étangs du Romelaëre (53km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Wattignies (15km)
  • Wasquehal (26km)
  • Tourcoing (32km)
  • Mastaing (36km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lille (19km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Meurchin

Canton: Wingles

Arrondissement: Lens

Department: Pas-de-Calais

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 62410

Distance to Meurchin

from Arras (prefecture): 24 km

from Paris: 186 km

from Calais: 89 km

from Nice: 824 km

from Bordeaux: 680 km

from Strasbourg: 410 km

Getting here

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

We have 19 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Allennes-les-Marais, Annay, Annoeullin, Bauvin, Benifontaine, Billy-Berclau, Carnin, Carvin, Courrieres, Douvrin, Estevelles, Hantay, Harnes, Herrin, Hulluch, Provin, Salome, Vendin-le-Vieil and Wingles.

This page in French: Visiter Meurchin