Sains-du-Nord tourism and travel guide

Photo of Sains-du-Nord in Nord

Photo is of Solre-le-Chateau at 12 km from Sains-du-Nord

Visit Sains-du-Nord: highlights and tourist information

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Sains-du-Nord 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 Sains-du-Nord in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Solre-le-Chateau at 12 km and Maroilles at 18 km.

Sains-du-Nord, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 12 km (direction north-east)

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

See Solre-le-Chateau guide


at 18 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Maroilles guide
Forest of Mormal

Forest of Mormal

at 23 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Forest of Mormal guide


at 27 km (direction north-west)

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

See Bavay guide
Le Quesnoy

Le Quesnoy

at 31 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Le Quesnoy guide


Most Beautiful Village at 40 km (direction south-south-east), in the Aisne department

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

See Parfondeval guide


at 57 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

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Map of places to visit near Sains-du-Nord


Markets in and near Sains-du-Nord

  • Avesnes-sur-Helpe: market Friday (6km)
  • Fourmies: market Saturday (9km)
  • Anor: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Aulnoye-Aymeries: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Le Nouvion-en-Thierache: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Hirson: market Thursday & Monday (20km)
  • Cousolre: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Jeumont: market Thursday (24km)
  • Bavay: market Friday (28km)
  • Vervins: market Saturday (30km)

More information about Sains-du-Nord, Nord-Pas-de-Calais

Tourist attractions near Sains-du-Nord, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • l'Avesnois (13km)
  • Scarpe-Escaut (56km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le jardin de Sylvie Fontaine (18km)
  • Jardins du château (35km)
  • Jardin de Bosmont-sur-Serre (41km)

Villages d'etape

(recommended place to break a long journey)

  • Rocroi (41km)

Geography and distances

Sains-du-Nord is in the north-east of France at 90 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Sains-du-Nord is 182 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Sains-du-Nord

Canton: Avesnes-sur-Helpe-Sud

Arrondissement: Avesnes-sur-Helpe

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 59177

Distance to Sains-du-Nord

from Lille (prefecture): 90 km

from Paris: 182 km

from Calais: 179 km

from Nice: 752 km

from Bordeaux: 678 km

from Strasbourg: 319 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Sains-du-Nord from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Avesnelles, Avesnes-sur-Helpe, Bas-Lieu, Etroeungt, Feron, Glageon, Liessies, Rainsars, Ramousies and Semeries.

This page in French: Visiter Sains-du-Nord