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Preux-Au-Bois tourism and travel guide

Photo of Preux-Au-Bois in Nord

Photo is of Forest of Mormal at 7 km from Preux-Au-Bois

Visit Preux-Au-Bois: highlights and tourist information

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Preux-Au-Bois is situated in the Nord department and Hauts-de-France region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Forest of Mormal at 7 km and Maroilles at 8 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Preux-Au-Bois, 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 Preux-Au-Bois in Hauts-de-France.

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

Forest of Mormal

Forest of Mormal

at 7 km (direction east-north-east)

Mormal forest is the largest forest in the region and has...

See Forest of Mormal guide
Maroilles

Maroilles

at 8 km (direction east-south-east)

It is the riverside setting and the buildings that...

See Maroilles guide
Le Quesnoy

Le Quesnoy

at 10 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Le Quesnoy guide
Bavay

Bavay

at 18 km (direction north-east)

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

See Bavay guide
 
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Cambrai

Cambrai

at 30 km (direction west)

Remarkably for the town that was the site of the...

See Cambrai guide
Solre-le-Chateau

Solre-le-Chateau

at 31 km (direction east)

Solre-le-Chateau is best known for its church with a sloping spire and...

See Solre-le-Chateau guide
Saint-Amand-les-Eaux

Saint-Amand-les-Eaux

at 36 km (direction north-west)

Established as a spa centre for more than 2000 years,...

See Saint-Amand-les-Eaux guide
Saint-Quentin

Saint-Quentin

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

In the central square in Saint-Quentin, the 16th century...

See Saint-Quentin guide
Douai

Douai

at 47 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Douai guide
Parfondeval

Parfondeval

Most Beautiful Village at 59 km (direction south-east), in the Aisne department

The small and rather remote village of Parfondeval is lso very picturesque...

See Parfondeval guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Nord

Map of places to visit near Preux-Au-Bois

 
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Markets in and near Preux-Au-Bois

  • Aulnoye-Aymeries: market Tuesday (14km)
  • Bavay: market Friday (18km)
  • Caudry: market Tuesday & Friday (18km)
  • Le Nouvion-en-Thierache: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Avesnes-les-Aubert: market Thursday & Sunday (20km)
  • Avesnes-sur-Helpe: market Friday (20km)
  • Bohain-en-Vermandois: market Friday (24km)
  • Douchy-les-Mines: market Saturday (24km)
  • Anzin: market Tuesday & Friday (26km)
  • Denain: market Thursday (26km)

More information about Preux-Au-Bois, Nord-Pas-de-Calais

Tourist attractions near Preux-Au-Bois, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • l'Avesnois (15km)
  • Scarpe-Escaut (34km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (30km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le jardin de Sylvie Fontaine (8km)
  • Jardins du château (34km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (39km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (40km)
  • Réserve naturelle des Marais d'Isle (42km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (49km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Mastaing (29km)
  • Guyencourt-Saulcourt (45km)
  • Gauchy (47km)
 
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Geography and distances

Preux-Au-Bois is in the north-east of France at 67 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Preux-Au-Bois is 173 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Preux-Au-Bois

Canton: Landrecies

Arrondissement: Avesnes-sur-Helpe

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 59288

Distance to Preux-Au-Bois

from Lille (prefecture): 67 km

from Paris: 173 km

from Calais: 154 km

from Nice: 769 km

from Bordeaux: 672 km

from Strasbourg: 344 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Preux-Au-Bois from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bousies, Croix-Caluyau, Englefontaine, Fontaine-Au-Bois, Hecq, Landrecies, Locquignol, Neuville-en-Avesnois, Poix-du-Nord, Pommereuil, Raucourt-Au-Bois, Robersart, Salesches and Vendegies-Au-Bois.

This page in French: Visiter Preux-Au-Bois

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