Raismes tourism and travel guide

Photo of Raismes in Nord

Photo is of Saint-Amand-les-Eaux at 7 km from Raismes

Visit Raismes: highlights and tourist information

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Raismes 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 Raismes in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Amand-les-Eaux at 7 km and Le Quesnoy at 19 km.

Raismes, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 7 km (direction north-west)

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

See Saint-Amand-les-Eaux guide
Le Quesnoy

Le Quesnoy

at 19 km (direction south-east)

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

See Le Quesnoy guide


at 25 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Bavay guide
Forest of Mormal

Forest of Mormal

at 28 km (direction south-east)

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

See Forest of Mormal guide


at 29 km (direction west)

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

See Douai guide


at 31 km (direction south-west)

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

See Cambrai guide


at 35 km (direction south-east)

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

See Maroilles guide


at 39 km (direction north-west)

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

See Roubaix guide


at 40 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Lille guide


at 50 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
Arras Carriere Wellington

Arras Carriere Wellington

Monument at 51 km (direction west), in the Pas-de-Calais department

The Carrière Wellington museum in Arras is a series of tunnels that were used...

See Arras Carriere Wellington guide

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Map of places to visit near Raismes


Markets in and near Raismes

  • Beuvrages: market Sunday (2km)
  • Anzin: market Tuesday & Friday (3km)
  • Bruay-sur-l'Escaut: market Thursday & Sunday (4km)
  • Denain: market Thursday (10km)
  • Escaudain: market Monday (12km)
  • Douchy-les-Mines: market Saturday (12km)
  • Fenain: market Saturday (13km)
  • Abscon: market Tuesday (14km)
  • Aniche: market Friday (17km)
  • Avesnes-les-Aubert: market Thursday & Sunday (23km)

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

Tourist attractions near Raismes, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Scarpe-Escaut (6km)
  • l'Avesnois (38km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (38km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de La Treille (Lille) (40km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le jardin de Sylvie Fontaine (35km)
  • Le parc Barbieux (39km)
  • Le jardin du Manoir-aux-Loups (50km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (16km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (17km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (29km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Jardin écologique du Vieux-Lille (42km)
  • Les Prés du Hem (55km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Mastaing (16km)
  • Wattignies (37km)
  • Wasquehal (40km)
  • Tourcoing (43km)
  • Guyencourt-Saulcourt (52km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lille (41km)

Geography and distances

Raismes is in the north-east of France at 40 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Raismes is 189 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Raismes

Canton: Saint-Amand-les-Eaux-Rive droite

Arrondissement: Valenciennes

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 59590

Distance to Raismes

from Lille (prefecture): 40 km

from Paris: 189 km

from Calais: 130 km

from Nice: 797 km

from Bordeaux: 688 km

from Strasbourg: 368 km

Getting here

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

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Anzin, Aubry-du-Hainaut, Bellaing, Beuvrages, Bruay-sur-l'Escaut, Escautpont, Haveluy, Herin, La Sentinelle, Marly, Oisy, Petite-Foret, Saint-Saulve, Valenciennes and Wallers.

This page in French: Visiter Raismes