Pont-sur-Sambre tourism and travel guide

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Visit Pont-sur-Sambre: highlights and tourist information

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Pont-sur-Sambre 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 72 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Pont-sur-Sambre is 186 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Forest of Marmol at 8 km and Bavay at 9 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Pont-sur-Sambre, 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 Pont-sur-Sambre 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 Pont-sur-Sambre

Markets in and near Pont-sur-Sambre

  • Aulnoye-Aymeries: market Tuesday (2km)
  • Bavay: market Friday (10km)
  • Avesnes-sur-Helpe: market Friday (13km)
  • Jeumont: market Thursday (20km)
  • Cousolre: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Le Nouvion-en-Thierache: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Fourmies: market Saturday (27km)
  • Bruay-sur-l'Escaut: market Thursday & Sunday (30km)
  • Anzin: market Tuesday & Friday (30km)
  • Beuvrages: market Sunday (30km)

More information about Pont-sur-Sambre, Nord-Pas-de-Calais

Tourist attractions near Pont-sur-Sambre, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • l'Avesnois (7km)
  • Scarpe-Escaut (39km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le jardin de Sylvie Fontaine (11km)
  • Jardins du château (42km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (47km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (47km)
  • Réserve naturelle des Marais d'Isle (56km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Mastaing (40km)
  • Gauchy (61km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Pont-sur-Sambre

Canton: Berlaimont

Arrondissement: Avesnes-sur-Helpe

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 59138

Distance to Pont-sur-Sambre

from Lille (prefecture): 72 km

from Paris: 186 km

from Calais: 162 km

from Nice: 770 km

from Bordeaux: 684 km

from Strasbourg: 336 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Pont-sur-Sambre from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aulnoye-Aymeries, Bachant, Berlaimont, Boussieres-sur-Sambre, Ecuelin, Hargnies, Leval, Limont-Fontaine, Mecquignies, Monceau-Saint-Waast, Neuf-Mesnil, Obies, Saint-Aubin, Saint-Remy-du-Nord, Sassegnies and Vieux-Mesnil.

This page in French: Visiter Pont-sur-Sambre