Preux-Au-Sart tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Le Quesnoy at 5 km from Preux-Au-Sart

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Preux-Au-Sart 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 Preux-Au-Sart in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Le Quesnoy at 5 km and Bavay at 8 km.

Preux-Au-Sart, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Le Quesnoy

Le Quesnoy

at 5 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Le Quesnoy guide


at 8 km (direction east)

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

See Bavay guide
Forest of Mormal

Forest of Mormal

at 10 km (direction south-south-east)

Mormal forest is the largest forest in the region and has hundreds of kilometres...

See Forest of Mormal guide


at 17 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Maroilles guide


at 26 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Saint-Amand-les-Eaux guide


at 31 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Solre-le-Chateau guide


at 35 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Cambrai guide


at 44 km (direction west)

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

See Douai guide


at 56 km (direction south-west), in the Aisne department

In the central square in Saint-Quentin, the 16th century town hall is a remarkable...

See Saint-Quentin guide


at 58 km (direction north-west)

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

See Roubaix guide


at 59 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Lille guide

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Markets in and near Preux-Au-Sart

  • Bavay: market Friday (7km)
  • Aulnoye-Aymeries: market Tuesday (14km)
  • Anzin: market Tuesday & Friday (16km)
  • Bruay-sur-l'Escaut: market Thursday & Sunday (17km)
  • Beuvrages: market Sunday (17km)
  • Douchy-les-Mines: market Saturday (21km)
  • Denain: market Thursday (22km)
  • Avesnes-les-Aubert: market Thursday & Sunday (24km)
  • Avesnes-sur-Helpe: market Friday (25km)
  • Escaudain: market Monday (25km)

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Tourist attractions near Preux-Au-Sart, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • l'Avesnois (18km)
  • Scarpe-Escaut (26km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (38km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de La Treille (Lille) (59km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le jardin de Sylvie Fontaine (17km)
  • Le parc Barbieux (58km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (34km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (34km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (46km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Jardin écologique du Vieux-Lille (61km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Mastaing (27km)
  • Guyencourt-Saulcourt (54km)
  • Wasquehal (58km)

Geography and distances

Preux-Au-Sart is in the north-east of France at 59 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Preux-Au-Sart is 186 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Preux-Au-Sart

Canton: Quesnoy-Ouest

Arrondissement: Avesnes-sur-Helpe

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 59144

Distance to Preux-Au-Sart

from Lille (prefecture): 59 km

from Paris: 186 km

from Calais: 149 km

from Nice: 780 km

from Bordeaux: 684 km

from Strasbourg: 349 km

Getting here

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

We have 19 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Amfroipret, Bellignies, Bermeries, Bettrechies, Bry, Eth, Frasnoy, Gommegnies, Jenlain, Jolimetz, La Flamengrie, Le Quesnoy, Orsinval, Potelle, Saint-Waast, Villereau, Villers-Pol, Wargnies-le-Grand and Wargnies-le-Petit.

This page in French: Visiter Preux-Au-Sart