Saint-Python tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Le Quesnoy at 12 km from Saint-Python

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Saint-Python 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-Python in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Le Quesnoy at 12 km and Forest of Mormal at 18 km.

Saint-Python, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Le Quesnoy

Le Quesnoy

at 12 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Le Quesnoy guide
Forest of Mormal

Forest of Mormal

at 18 km (direction east)

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

See Forest of Mormal guide


at 18 km (direction west)

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

See Cambrai guide


at 21 km (direction east)

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

See Maroilles guide


at 25 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Bavay guide


at 29 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Saint-Amand-les-Eaux guide


at 35 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Douai guide


at 41 km (direction south-south-west), in the Aisne department

In the central square in Saint-Quentin, the 16th century town hall is a remarkable...

See Saint-Quentin guide


at 43 km (direction east)

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

See Solre-le-Chateau guide


at 48 km (direction west-south-west), in the Somme department

The town of Péronne is above all known for its impressive Museum commemorating life...

See Peronne 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


at 58 km (direction north-west)

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

See Lille guide


Most Beautiful Village at 70 km (direction east-south-east), in the Aisne department

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

See Parfondeval guide

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Markets in and near Saint-Python

  • Avesnes-les-Aubert: market Thursday & Sunday (7km)
  • Caudry: market Tuesday & Friday (10km)
  • Douchy-les-Mines: market Saturday (14km)
  • Denain: market Thursday (16km)
  • Cambrai: market Wednesday & Saturday (18km)
  • Escaudain: market Monday (19km)
  • Anzin: market Tuesday & Friday (20km)
  • Abscon: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Beuvrages: market Sunday (22km)
  • Aniche: market Friday (23km)

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Tourist attractions near Saint-Python, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Scarpe-Escaut (27km)
  • l'Avesnois (28km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (21km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le jardin de Sylvie Fontaine (21km)
  • Jardins du château (40km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (28km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (30km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (37km)
  • Réserve naturelle des Marais d'Isle (40km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Mastaing (18km)
  • Guyencourt-Saulcourt (36km)
  • Gauchy (44km)
  • Wattignies (54km)

Geography and distances

Saint-Python is in the north-east of France at 58 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Saint-Python is 170 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Python

Canton: Solesmes

Arrondissement: Cambrai

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 59730

Distance to Saint-Python

from Lille (prefecture): 58 km

from Paris: 170 km

from Calais: 143 km

from Nice: 776 km

from Bordeaux: 669 km

from Strasbourg: 357 km

Getting here

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

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beaurain, Briastre, Capelle, Escarmain, Haussy, Montrecourt, Neuvilly, Quievy, Romeries, Saint-Aubert, Saint-Vaast-en-Cambresis, Saulzoir, Solesmes, Vertain, Viesly and Villers-en-Cauchies.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Python