Paillencourt tourism and travel guide

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Visit Paillencourt: highlights and tourist information

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Paillencourt is situated in the Nord department and Nord-Pas-de-Calais region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north-east of France at 46 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Paillencourt is 168 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Cambrai at 10 km and Douai at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Paillencourt, 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 Paillencourt 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 Nord

Map of places to visit near Paillencourt

Markets in and near Paillencourt

  • Cambrai: market Wednesday & Saturday (9km)
  • Abscon: market Tuesday (10km)
  • Avesnes-les-Aubert: market Thursday & Sunday (10km)
  • Aniche: market Friday (10km)
  • Douchy-les-Mines: market Saturday (10km)
  • Escaudain: market Monday (11km)
  • Denain: market Thursday (12km)
  • Fenain: market Saturday (13km)
  • Caudry: market Tuesday & Friday (17km)
  • Douai: market Wednesday & Saturday (19km)

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

Tourist attractions near Paillencourt, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Scarpe-Escaut (23km)
  • l'Avesnois (43km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (19km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de La Treille (Lille) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le jardin de Sylvie Fontaine (37km)
  • Jardins du château (52km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (17km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (19km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (22km)
  • Réserve naturelle des Marais d'Isle (44km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Jardin écologique du Vieux-Lille (47km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Mastaing (7km)
  • Guyencourt-Saulcourt (31km)
  • Wattignies (41km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lille (46km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Paillencourt

Canton: Cambrai-Ouest

Arrondissement: Cambrai

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

Postcode: 59295

Distance to Paillencourt

from Lille (prefecture): 46 km

from Paris: 168 km

from Calais: 127 km

from Nice: 788 km

from Bordeaux: 667 km

from Strasbourg: 373 km

Getting here

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

We have 25 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Abancourt, Bantigny, Blecourt, Bouchain, Cuvillers, Estrun, Eswars, Fechain, Fressain, Fressies, Hem-Lenglet, Hordain, Iwuy, Lieu-Saint-Amand, Marcq-en-Ostrevent, Naves, Neuville-sur-Escaut, Ramillies, Rieux-en-Cambresis, Sancourt, Thun-l'Eveque, Thun-Saint-Martin, Tilloy-Lez-Cambrai, Wasnes-Au-Bac and Wavrechain-sous-Faulx.

This page in French: Visiter Paillencourt