Monchy-le-Preux tourism and travel guide

Photo of Monchy-le-Preux in Pas-de-Calais

Photo is of Arras Carriere Wellington at 8 km from Monchy-le-Preux

Visit Monchy-le-Preux: highlights and tourist information

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Monchy-le-Preux 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 Monchy-le-Preux in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Arras Carriere Wellington at 8 km and Arras at 9 km.

Monchy-le-Preux, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Arras Carriere Wellington

Arras Carriere Wellington

Monument at 8 km (direction west)

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

See Arras Carriere Wellington guide


at 9 km (direction west)

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

See Arras guide


at 18 km (direction east-north-east), in the Nord department

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

See Douai guide


at 27 km (direction east-south-east), in the Nord department

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

See Cambrai guide


at 37 km (direction south), in the Somme department

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

See Peronne guide
Les Jardins de Sericourt

Les Jardins de Sericourt

Garden at 41 km (direction west)

Beautiful garden to visit in the village of Sericourt....

See Les Jardins de Sericourt guide


at 43 km (direction north-north-east), in the Nord department

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

See Lille guide


at 43 km (direction east-north-east), in the Nord department

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

See Saint-Amand-les-Eaux guide


at 51 km (direction north-east), in the Nord department

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

See Roubaix guide


at 54 km (direction north-west)

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

See Aire-sur-la-Lys guide


at 54 km (direction south-east), in the Aisne department

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

See Saint-Quentin guide


at 59 km (direction west-south-west), in the Somme department

As well as the remarkabe gothic style cathedral which attracts most visitors, Amiens also...

See Amiens guide
Amiens Cathedral

Amiens Cathedral

Cathedral at 59 km (direction west-south-west), in the Somme department

The 13th century cathedral in Amiens is a fabulous example of gothic style architecture...

See Amiens Cathedral guide

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Markets in and near Monchy-le-Preux

  • Arras: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (9km)
  • Avion: market Thursday (17km)
  • Billy-Montigny: market Sunday (17km)
  • Henin-Beaumont: market Tuesday & Friday (17km)
  • Douai: market Wednesday & Saturday (17km)
  • Lens: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (18km)
  • Lievin: market Wednesday & Sunday (19km)
  • Bapaume: market Friday (19km)
  • Flers-en-Escrebieux: market Friday (19km)
  • Courcelles-les-Lens: market Sunday (19km)

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Tourist attractions near Monchy-le-Preux, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Scarpe-Escaut (42km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (34km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de La Treille (Lille) (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Sericourt (41km)
  • Le clos Alexandre (59km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (19km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (29km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (31km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Jardin écologique du Vieux-Lille (44km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Mastaing (30km)
  • Guyencourt-Saulcourt (33km)
  • Wattignies (37km)
  • Wasquehal (48km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lille (43km)

Geography and distances

Monchy-le-Preux is in the north of France at 8 kilometres from Arras, the department capital (general information: Monchy-le-Preux is 162 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Monchy-le-Preux

Canton: Vitry-en-Artois

Arrondissement: Arras

Department: Pas-de-Calais

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 62118

Distance to Monchy-le-Preux

from Arras (prefecture): 8 km

from Paris: 162 km

from Calais: 105 km

from Nice: 802 km

from Bordeaux: 657 km

from Strasbourg: 398 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Monchy-le-Preux from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 21 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Athies, Biache-Saint-Vaast, Boiry-Becquerelle, Boiry-Notre-Dame, Cherisy, Fampoux, Feuchy, Fontaine-les-Croisilles, Guemappe, Hamblain-les-Pres, Haucourt, Henin-sur-Cojeul, Heninel, Neuville-Vitasse, Pelves, Plouvain, Remy, Roeux, Tilloy-les-Mofflaines, Vis-en-Artois and Wancourt.

This page in French: Visiter Monchy-le-Preux