Saint-Omer-Capelle tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saint-Omer-Capelle in Pas-de-Calais

Photo is of Gravelines at 6 km from Saint-Omer-Capelle

Visit Saint-Omer-Capelle: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Omer-Capelle is situated in the Pas-de-Calais 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-Omer-Capelle in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Gravelines at 6 km and Esquelbecq at 24 km.

Saint-Omer-Capelle, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 6 km (direction north-east), in the Nord department

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

See Gravelines guide


at 24 km (direction east), in the Nord department

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

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at 24 km (direction south-east)

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

See Saint-Omer guide
Cap Blanc-Nez and Cap Gris-Nez

Cap Blanc-Nez and Cap Gris-Nez

Scenery at 27 km (direction west)

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

See Cap Blanc-Nez and Cap Gris-Nez guide


at 31 km (direction west)

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

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at 32 km (direction east-south-east), in the Nord department

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

See Cassel guide


at 39 km (direction west-south-west)

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

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at 39 km (direction south-east)

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

See Aire-sur-la-Lys guide


Seaside resort at 41 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Boulogne-sur-Mer guide


at 42 km (direction west-south-west)

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

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Le Touquet

Le Touquet

Seaside resort at 58 km (direction south-west)

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

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Map of places to visit near Saint-Omer-Capelle


Markets in and near Saint-Omer-Capelle

  • Gravelines: market Sunday & Friday (6km)
  • Grand-Fort-Philippe: market Monday (6km)
  • Audruicq: market Wednesday (6km)
  • Bourbourg: market Tuesday (7km)
  • Ardres: market Thursday (12km)
  • Coulogne: market Monday (15km)
  • Calais: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday (17km)
  • Grande-Synthe: market Tuesday & Thursday (17km)
  • Dunkerque: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday (18km)
  • Coudekerque-Branche: market Tuesday (23km)

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Tourist attractions near Saint-Omer-Capelle, France

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


Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Beffroi de Gravelines (Belfries of Belgium and France) (6km)
  • Beffroi de Calais (Belfries of Belgium and France) (17km)
  • 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) (23km)
  • Beffroi de Bergues (Belfries of Belgium and France) (24km)
  • Beffroi d'Aire-sur-la-Lys (Belfries of Belgium and France) (39km)
  • Beffroi de Boulogne-sur-Mer (Belfries of Belgium and France) (41km)
  • Beffroi de Bailleul (Belfries of Belgium and France) (50km)

National Monuments

  • Column of the Grand Army (40km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Caps et Marais d'Opale (25km)

Remarkable gardens

  • La ferme du mont des Récollets (32km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle du Platier d'Oye (8km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des étangs du Romelaëre (22km)
  • Cap Blanc-Nez (27km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des grottes et des pelouses d'Acquin-Westbécourt et des coteaux de Wavrans-sur-l'Aa (28km)
  • Réserve naturelle de la Dune Marchand (32km)
  • Dune fossile de Ghyvelde (34km)
  • Cap Gris-Nez (36km)
  • Dunes d'Écault (48km)
  • Réserve naturelle de la Baie de Canche (55km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Loon-Plage (11km)
  • Grande-Synthe (17km)

Geography and distances

Saint-Omer-Capelle is in the north of France at 87 kilometres from Arras, the department capital (general information: Saint-Omer-Capelle is 232 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Omer-Capelle

Canton: Audruicq

Arrondissement: Saint-Omer

Department: Pas-de-Calais

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 62162

Distance to Saint-Omer-Capelle

from Arras (prefecture): 87 km

from Paris: 232 km

from Calais: 17 km

from Nice: 893 km

from Bordeaux: 707 km

from Strasbourg: 483 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Saint-Omer-Capelle from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Gravelines, Nouvelle-Eglise, Offekerque, Oye-Plage, Saint-Folquin, Saint-Georges-sur-l'Aa, Sainte-Marie-Kerque and Vieille-Eglise.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Omer-Capelle