Pecquencourt tourism and travel guide

Photo of Pecquencourt in Nord

Photo is of Douai at 10 km from Pecquencourt

Visit Pecquencourt: highlights and tourist information

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Pecquencourt 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 Pecquencourt in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Douai at 10 km and Saint-Amand-les-Eaux at 17 km.

Pecquencourt, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 10 km (direction west)

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

See Douai guide


at 17 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Saint-Amand-les-Eaux guide


at 24 km (direction south)

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

See Cambrai guide


at 31 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Lille guide
Arras Carriere Wellington

Arras Carriere Wellington

Monument at 32 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
Le Quesnoy

Le Quesnoy

at 33 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Le Quesnoy guide


at 33 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 35 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Roubaix guide
Forest of Mormal

Forest of Mormal

at 42 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 42 km (direction east)

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

See Bavay guide


at 47 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Maroilles guide


at 53 km (direction south-south-west), in the Somme department

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

See Peronne guide

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Markets in and near Pecquencourt

  • Aniche: market Friday (5km)
  • Fenain: market Saturday (6km)
  • Abscon: market Tuesday (8km)
  • Douai: market Wednesday & Saturday (10km)
  • Escaudain: market Monday (10km)
  • Flers-en-Escrebieux: market Friday (11km)
  • Auby: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Leforest: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Denain: market Thursday (14km)
  • Courcelles-les-Lens: market Sunday (15km)

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

Tourist attractions near Pecquencourt, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Scarpe-Escaut (16km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de La Treille (Lille) (31km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (33km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le parc Barbieux (34km)
  • Le jardin de Sylvie Fontaine (47km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (3km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (5km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (10km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Jardin écologique du Vieux-Lille (32km)
  • Les Prés du Hem (43km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Mastaing (10km)
  • Wattignies (26km)
  • Wasquehal (33km)
  • Tourcoing (39km)
  • Guyencourt-Saulcourt (43km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lille (31km)

Geography and distances

Pecquencourt is in the north-east of France at 31 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Pecquencourt is 180 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Pecquencourt

Canton: Marchiennes

Arrondissement: Douai

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 59146

Distance to Pecquencourt

from Lille (prefecture): 31 km

from Paris: 180 km

from Calais: 115 km

from Nice: 803 km

from Bordeaux: 678 km

from Strasbourg: 383 km

Getting here

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

We have 18 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Anhiers, Aniche, Auberchicourt, Bruille-Lez-Marchiennes, Ecaillon, Flines-Lez-Raches, Guesnain, Lallaing, Lewarde, Loffre, Marchiennes, Masny, Montigny-en-Ostrevent, Raches, Rieulay, Roucourt, Somain and Vred.

This page in French: Visiter Pecquencourt