Rubrouck tourism and travel guide

Photo of Rubrouck in Nord

Visit Rubrouck: highlights and tourist information

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Rubrouck 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 55 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Rubrouck is 220 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Esquelbecq at 8 km and Cassel at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Rubrouck, 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 Rubrouck in Hauts-de-France.

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


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

Map of places to visit near Rubrouck

Markets in and near Rubrouck

  • Arques: market Tuesday (12km)
  • Bergues: market Monday (15km)
  • Bourbourg: market Tuesday (16km)
  • Hazebrouck: market Monday (18km)
  • Dunkerque: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday (19km)
  • Audruicq: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Grande-Synthe: market Tuesday & Thursday (20km)
  • Coudekerque-Branche: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Lumbres: market Friday (22km)
  • Aire-sur-la-Lys: market Friday (22km)

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

Tourist attractions near Rubrouck, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Beffroi de Bergues (Belfries of Belgium and France) (16km)
  • Beffroi de l'église St-Éloi de Dunkerque (Belfries of Belgium and France) (22km)
  • Beffroi et hôtel de ville de Dunkerque (Belfries of Belgium and France) (22km)
  • Beffroi d'Aire-sur-la-Lys (Belfries of Belgium and France) (22km)
  • Beffroi de Gravelines (Belfries of Belgium and France) (23km)
  • Beffroi de Bailleul (Belfries of Belgium and France) (29km)
  • Beffroi de Calais (Belfries of Belgium and France) (37km)
  • Beffroi de Béthune (Belfries of Belgium and France) (40km)
  • Beffroi d'Armentières (Belfries of Belgium and France) (41km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Caps et Marais d'Opale (33km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Saulve (Montreuil-sur-Mer) (59km)

Remarkable gardens

  • La ferme du mont des Récollets (10km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle nationale des étangs du Romelaëre (8km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des grottes et des pelouses d'Acquin-Westbécourt et des coteaux de Wavrans-sur-l'Aa (23km)
  • Dune fossile de Ghyvelde (27km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Platier d'Oye (27km)
  • Réserve naturelle de la Dune Marchand (28km)
  • Les Prés du Hem (40km)
  • Cap Blanc-Nez (46km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Loon-Plage (20km)
  • Grande-Synthe (20km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Rubrouck

Canton: Cassel

Arrondissement: Dunkerque

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 59285

Distance to Rubrouck

from Lille (prefecture): 55 km

from Paris: 220 km

from Calais: 37 km

from Nice: 875 km

from Bordeaux: 702 km

from Strasbourg: 461 km

Getting here

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

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arneke, Bollezeele, Broxeele, Buysscheure, Esquelbecq, Lederzeele, Ledringhem, Merckeghem, Nieurlet, Noordpeene, Ochtezeele, Volckerinckhove, Wemaers-Cappel, Zegerscappel and Zuytpeene.

This page in French: Visiter Rubrouck