Nomain tourism and travel guide

Photo of Nomain in Nord

Photo is of Saint-Amand-les-Eaux at 13 km from Nomain

Visit Nomain: highlights and tourist information

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Nomain is situated in the Nord 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 Nomain in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Amand-les-Eaux at 13 km and Douai at 19 km.

Nomain, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 13 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Saint-Amand-les-Eaux guide


at 19 km (direction south-west)

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

See Douai guide


at 21 km (direction north-west)

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

See Lille guide


at 22 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Roubaix guide


at 37 km (direction south)

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

See Cambrai guide
Le Quesnoy

Le Quesnoy

at 39 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Le Quesnoy guide
Arras Carriere Wellington

Arras Carriere Wellington

Monument at 41 km (direction west-south-west), in the Pas-de-Calais department

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

See Arras Carriere Wellington guide


at 42 km (direction west-south-west), in the Pas-de-Calais department

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

See Arras guide


at 44 km (direction east-south-east)

The town of Bavay has an important Roman forum and other Roman ruins...

See Bavay guide
Forest of Mormal

Forest of Mormal

at 47 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Forest of Mormal guide


at 54 km (direction south-east)

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

See Maroilles guide

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Markets in and near Nomain

  • Cysoing: market Tuesday & Sunday (9km)
  • Fenain: market Saturday (15km)
  • Leforest: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Auby: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Libercourt: market Thursday (18km)
  • Flers-en-Escrebieux: market Friday (18km)
  • Aniche: market Friday (18km)
  • Hem: market Saturday (18km)
  • Abscon: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Douai: market Wednesday & Saturday (19km)

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

Tourist attractions near Nomain, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Scarpe-Escaut (13km)
  • l'Avesnois (57km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de La Treille (Lille) (21km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le parc Barbieux (21km)
  • Le jardin du Manoir-aux-Loups (33km)
  • Le jardin de Sylvie Fontaine (54km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (9km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (11km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (17km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Jardin écologique du Vieux-Lille (22km)
  • Les Prés du Hem (35km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Wattignies (18km)
  • Wasquehal (21km)
  • Mastaing (22km)
  • Tourcoing (26km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lille (22km)

Geography and distances

Nomain is in the north-east of France at 21 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Nomain is 194 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Nomain

Canton: Orchies

Arrondissement: Douai

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 59310

Distance to Nomain

from Lille (prefecture): 21 km

from Paris: 194 km

from Calais: 111 km

from Nice: 814 km

from Bordeaux: 691 km

from Strasbourg: 387 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aix, Beuvry-la-Foret, Cobrieux, Coutiches, Genech, Landas, Mouchin, Orchies, Sameon and Sars-et-Rosieres.

This page in French: Visiter Nomain