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Penin tourism and travel guide

Photo of Penin in Pas-de-Calais

Photo is of Les Jardins de Sericourt at 12 km from Penin

Visit Penin: highlights and tourist information

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Penin is situated in the Pas-de-Calais department and Hauts-de-France region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Les Jardins de Sericourt at 12 km and Arras at 21 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Penin, 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 Penin in Hauts-de-France.

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

Les Jardins de Sericourt

Les Jardins de Sericourt

Garden at 12 km (direction west)

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

See Les Jardins de Sericourt guide
Arras

Arras

at 21 km (direction east)

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

See Arras guide
Arras Carriere Wellington

Arras Carriere Wellington

Monument at 22 km (direction east)

The Carrière Wellington museum in Arras is a series of...

See Arras Carriere Wellington guide
Les Jardins de Maizicourt

Les Jardins de Maizicourt

Garden at 29 km (direction west-south-west), in the Somme department

Beautiful garden to visit in the Somme department in northern...

See Les Jardins de Maizicourt guide
 
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The Jardin des Lianes

The Jardin des Lianes

Garden at 32 km (direction west)

The Jardin des Lianes is one of our favourite gardens...

See The Jardin des Lianes guide
Aire-sur-la-Lys

Aire-sur-la-Lys

at 35 km (direction north-north-west)

Now officially listed as a 'recommended detour' town, the highlight...

See Aire-sur-la-Lys guide
Douai

Douai

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

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

See Douai guide
Saint-Riquier

Saint-Riquier

at 44 km (direction west-south-west), in the Somme department

The small Picardy village of Saint-Riquier includes an attractive benedictine...

See Saint-Riquier guide
Valloires abbey

Valloires abbey

Abbey at 49 km (direction west), in the Somme department

Valloires abbey is an 18th century Cistercian abbey with formal gardens to...

See Valloires abbey guide
Amiens

Amiens

at 49 km (direction south-south-west), in the Somme department

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

See Amiens guide
Saint-Omer

Saint-Omer

at 49 km (direction north-north-west)

The attractive centre of Saint-Omr is one of the best...

See Saint-Omer guide
Amiens Cathedral

Amiens Cathedral

Cathedral at 50 km (direction south-south-west), in the Somme department

The 13th century cathedral in Amiens is a fabulous example...

See Amiens Cathedral guide
Abbeville

Abbeville

at 52 km (direction west-south-west), in the Somme department

Abbeville makes a pleasant detour when you are exploring the...

See Abbeville guide
Lille

Lille

at 54 km (direction east-north-east), in the Nord department

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

See Lille guide

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Map of places to visit near Penin

 
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Markets in and near Penin

  • Frevent: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Barlin: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Bruay-la-Buissiere: market Sunday & Friday (18km)
  • Calonne-Ricouart: market Thursday (18km)
  • Marles-les-Mines: market Saturday (20km)
  • Auchel: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Arras: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (21km)
  • Bully-les-Mines: market Thursday (21km)
  • Doullens: market Thursday (22km)
  • Grenay: market Tuesday (22km)

Hotels near Penin

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

Tourist attractions near Penin, France

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

Heritage sites

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de La Treille (Lille) (54km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Sericourt (12km)
  • Jardin du château de Maizicourt (29km)
  • Le jardin des Lianes (32km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Forêt d'Hesdin (34km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (42km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des grottes et des pelouses d'Acquin-Westbécourt et des coteaux de Wavrans-sur-l'Aa (47km)
  • Les Prés du Hem (50km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Jardin écologique du Vieux-Lille (54km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Boubers-sur-Canche (18km)
  • Wattignies (50km)
  • Guyencourt-Saulcourt (56km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lille (53km)
 
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Geography and distances

Penin is in the north of France at 21 kilometres from Arras, the department capital (general information: Penin is 164 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Penin

Canton: Aubigny-en-Artois

Arrondissement: Arras

Department: Pas-de-Calais

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 62127

Distance to Penin

from Arras (prefecture): 21 km

from Paris: 164 km

from Calais: 82 km

from Nice: 820 km

from Bordeaux: 652 km

from Strasbourg: 427 km

Getting here

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

We have 25 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ambrines, Averdoingt, Avesnes-le-Comte, Bailleul-Aux-Cornailles, Beaufort-Blavincourt, Berlencourt-le-Cauroy, Berles-Monchel, Bethonsart, Chelers, Denier, Givenchy-le-Noble, Gouy-en-Ternois, Izel-les-Hameaux, Liencourt, Lignereuil, Ligny-Saint-Flochel, Magnicourt-sur-Canche, Maizieres, Manin, Noyelle-Vion, Sars-le-Bois, Savy-Berlette, Tilloy-les-Hermaville, Tincques and Villers-Sir-Simon.

This page in French: Visiter Penin

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