Montreuil tourism and travel guide

Photo of Montreuil in Pas-de-Calais

Visit Montreuil: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: The historic centre of the fortified town of Montreuil is lovely to explore with lots of cobbled streets and shady squares to discover

Important note

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

Montreuil 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 75 kilometres from Arras, the department capital (general information: Montreuil is 184 kilometres from Paris).

Tourist classifications for Montreuil include "recommended detour" and "ville fleurie 4*".

Popular places to visit nearby include Valloires abbey at 13 km and Le Touquet at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Montreuil, 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 Montreuil 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 Montreuil

Markets in and near Montreuil

  • Cucq: market Sunday - seasonal market only (10km)
  • Cucq: market Wednesday (10km)
  • Etaples: market Tuesday & Friday (10km)
  • Berck: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday (15km)
  • Camiers: market Thursday & Monday (15km)
  • Hesdin: market Thursday (22km)
  • Rue: market Saturday (23km)
  • Desvres: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Fruges: market Saturday (27km)
  • Le Crotoy: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (29km)

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

Tourist attractions near Montreuil, France

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

Aquarium

  • Mareis (11km)
  • Nausicaa - Centre national de la mer (32km)

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Beffroi d'Hesdin (Belfries of Belgium and France) (22km)
  • Beffroi de Rue (Belfries of Belgium and France) (22km)
  • Beffroi de Boulogne-sur-Mer (Belfries of Belgium and France) (31km)
  • Beffroi de Saint-Riquier (Belfries of Belgium and France) (39km)
  • Beffroi d'Abbeville (Belfries of Belgium and France) (40km)
  • Beffroi de Doullens (Belfries of Belgium and France) (54km)

National Monuments

  • Column of the Grand Army (32km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Valery-sur-Somme (32km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Caps et Marais d'Opale (33km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Saulve (Montreuil-sur-Mer) (1km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Valloires (14km)
  • Le jardin des Lianes (26km)
  • Herbarium des remparts (32km)
  • Jardin du château de Maizicourt (39km)
  • Parc du château de Sericourt (44km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle de la Baie de Canche (14km)
  • Baie d'Authie (15km)
  • Forêt d'Hesdin (20km)
  • Dunes d'Écault (25km)
  • Forêt de Crécy (26km)
  • Parc du Marquenterre (26km)
  • Réserve naturelle de la Baie de Somme (29km)
  • Pointe du Hourdel (31km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des grottes et des pelouses d'Acquin-Westbécourt et des coteaux de Wavrans-sur-l'Aa (37km)
  • Hable-d'Ault (41km)
  • Cap Gris-Nez (46km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des étangs du Romelaëre (51km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Parc Bagatelle (12km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Josse (7km)
  • Le Touquet (13km)
  • Forest-l'Abbaye (29km)
  • Boubers-sur-Canche (39km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Montreuil

Canton: Montreuil

Arrondissement: Montreuil

Department: Pas-de-Calais

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 62170

Distance to Montreuil

from Arras (prefecture): 75 km

from Paris: 184 km

from Calais: 54 km

from Nice: 859 km

from Bordeaux: 650 km

from Strasbourg: 480 km

Getting here

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

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Attin, Beaumerie-Saint-Martin, Beutin, Brexent-Enocq, Brimeux, Campigneulles-les-Grandes, Campigneulles-les-Petites, Ecuires, Estree, Estreelles, La Calotterie, Marles-sur-Canche, Montcavrel, Neuville-sous-Montreuil and Sorrus.

This page in French: Visiter Montreuil