Poix-du-Nord tourism and travel guide

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Visit Poix-du-Nord: highlights and tourist information

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Poix-du-Nord 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 63 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Poix-du-Nord is 174 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Le Quesnoy at 7 km and Forest of Marmol at 9 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Poix-du-Nord, 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 Poix-du-Nord in Hauts-de-France.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Poix-du-Nord

Markets in and near Poix-du-Nord

  • Avesnes-les-Aubert: market Thursday & Sunday (16km)
  • Caudry: market Tuesday & Friday (16km)
  • Aulnoye-Aymeries: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Bavay: market Friday (18km)
  • Douchy-les-Mines: market Saturday (20km)
  • Anzin: market Tuesday & Friday (21km)
  • Denain: market Thursday (22km)
  • Beuvrages: market Sunday (23km)
  • Le Nouvion-en-Thierache: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Bruay-sur-l'Escaut: market Thursday & Sunday (24km)

More information about Poix-du-Nord, Nord-Pas-de-Calais

Tourist attractions near Poix-du-Nord, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • l'Avesnois (19km)
  • Scarpe-Escaut (30km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (28km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le jardin de Sylvie Fontaine (12km)
  • Jardins du château (38km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (35km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (36km)
  • Réserve naturelle des Marais d'Isle (43km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (45km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Mastaing (25km)
  • Guyencourt-Saulcourt (43km)
  • Gauchy (48km)
  • Wattignies (59km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Poix-du-Nord

Canton: Quesnoy-Est

Arrondissement: Avesnes-sur-Helpe

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 59218

Distance to Poix-du-Nord

from Lille (prefecture): 63 km

from Paris: 174 km

from Calais: 150 km

from Nice: 773 km

from Bordeaux: 673 km

from Strasbourg: 349 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Poix-du-Nord from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 18 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beaudignies, Beaurain, Bousies, Capelle, Croix-Caluyau, Englefontaine, Escarmain, Fontaine-Au-Bois, Ghissignies, Hecq, Jolimetz, Louvignies-Quesnoy, Neuville-en-Avesnois, Preux-Au-Bois, Raucourt-Au-Bois, Robersart, Salesches and Vendegies-Au-Bois.

This page in French: Visiter Poix-du-Nord