Saint-Georges-sur-l'Aa tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saint-Georges-sur-l'Aa in Nord

Photo is of Gravelines at 3 km from Saint-Georges-sur-l'Aa

Visit Saint-Georges-sur-l'Aa: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Georges-sur-l'Aa 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 Saint-Georges-sur-l'Aa in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Gravelines at 3 km and Esquelbecq at 21 km.

Saint-Georges-sur-l'Aa, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 3 km (direction west-north-west)

The principal attraction at Gravelines is the fortifications, built by the Spanish in the...

See Gravelines guide


at 21 km (direction east-south-east)

At Esquelbec you can admire the Flemand style town centre with its Chateau and...

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at 26 km (direction south-south-east), in the Pas-de-Calais department

The attractive centre of Saint-Omr is one of the best towns to see houses...

See Saint-Omer guide


at 29 km (direction east-south-east)

The town of Cassel is built on the highest hill in the Flanders region...

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Cap Blanc-Nez and Cap Gris-Nez

Cap Blanc-Nez and Cap Gris-Nez

Scenery at 33 km (direction west), in the Pas-de-Calais department

The Cap Blanc-Nez and the Cap Gris-Nez are classified as Grand sites de France...

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at 36 km (direction west), in the Pas-de-Calais department

Wissant is a small seaside town in the north of France which is very...

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at 40 km (direction south-east), in the Pas-de-Calais department

Now officially listed as a 'recommended detour' town, the highlight in Aire-sur-la-Lys is the...

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at 45 km (direction west-south-west), in the Pas-de-Calais department

Wimereux is a seaside town with a fine selection of Belle Epoque villas...

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Seaside resort at 47 km (direction west-south-west), in the Pas-de-Calais department

The old town with its ramparts, castle and ancient streets are the highlight in...

See Boulogne-sur-Mer guide


at 48 km (direction west-south-west), in the Pas-de-Calais department

Nausicaa is a large aquarium and sea life centre and one of the top...

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Le Touquet

Le Touquet

Seaside resort at 64 km (direction south-west), in the Pas-de-Calais department

Upmarket Le Touquet is probably the most popular of the coastal resorts in the...

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Markets in and near Saint-Georges-sur-l'Aa

  • Bourbourg: market Tuesday (3km)
  • Gravelines: market Sunday & Friday (3km)
  • Grand-Fort-Philippe: market Monday (5km)
  • Grande-Synthe: market Tuesday & Thursday (11km)
  • Audruicq: market Wednesday (11km)
  • Dunkerque: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday (13km)
  • Coudekerque-Branche: market Tuesday (17km)
  • Ardres: market Thursday (18km)
  • Bergues: market Monday (18km)
  • Coulogne: market Monday (20km)

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Tourist attractions near Saint-Georges-sur-l'Aa, France

What to do at Saint-Georges-sur-l'Aa? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Saint-Georges-sur-l'Aa.


Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Beffroi de Gravelines (Belfries of Belgium and France) (3km)
  • Beffroi de l'église St-Éloi de Dunkerque (Belfries of Belgium and France) (16km)
  • Beffroi et hôtel de ville de Dunkerque (Belfries of Belgium and France) (17km)
  • Beffroi de Bergues (Belfries of Belgium and France) (19km)
  • Beffroi de Calais (Belfries of Belgium and France) (22km)
  • Beffroi d'Aire-sur-la-Lys (Belfries of Belgium and France) (40km)
  • Beffroi de Boulogne-sur-Mer (Belfries of Belgium and France) (47km)
  • Beffroi de Bailleul (Belfries of Belgium and France) (48km)

National Monuments

  • Column of the Grand Army (46km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Caps et Marais d'Opale (31km)

Remarkable gardens

  • La ferme du mont des Récollets (29km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle du Platier d'Oye (8km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des étangs du Romelaëre (22km)
  • Réserve naturelle de la Dune Marchand (26km)
  • Dune fossile de Ghyvelde (28km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des grottes et des pelouses d'Acquin-Westbécourt et des coteaux de Wavrans-sur-l'Aa (31km)
  • Cap Blanc-Nez (32km)
  • Cap Gris-Nez (42km)
  • Dunes d'Écault (54km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Loon-Plage (5km)
  • Grande-Synthe (11km)

Geography and distances

Saint-Georges-sur-l'Aa is in the north-east of France at 73 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Saint-Georges-sur-l'Aa is 235 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Georges-sur-l'Aa

Canton: Gravelines

Arrondissement: Dunkerque

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 59820

Distance to Saint-Georges-sur-l'Aa

from Lille (prefecture): 73 km

from Paris: 235 km

from Calais: 22 km

from Nice: 894 km

from Bordeaux: 712 km

from Strasbourg: 480 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Saint-Georges-sur-l'Aa from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bourbourg, Craywick, Grand-Fort-Philippe, Gravelines, Loon-Plage, Saint-Folquin and Saint-Omer-Capelle.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Georges-sur-l'Aa