Saint-Sylvestre-Cappel tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saint-Sylvestre-Cappel in Nord

Photo is of Cassel at 6 km from Saint-Sylvestre-Cappel

Visit Saint-Sylvestre-Cappel: highlights and tourist information

To Visit Attractions Book hotels, car hire, flights

Saint-Sylvestre-Cappel 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-Sylvestre-Cappel in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Cassel at 6 km and Esquelbecq at 15 km.

Saint-Sylvestre-Cappel, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 6 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Cassel guide


at 15 km (direction north-west)

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

See Esquelbecq guide


at 19 km (direction south-west), in the Pas-de-Calais department

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

See Aire-sur-la-Lys guide


at 21 km (direction west), 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 38 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Gravelines guide


at 39 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Lille guide


at 45 km (direction east)

Although its not a major tourist destination, the centre of the large town of...

See Roubaix guide


at 58 km (direction south-east)

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

See Douai guide

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

Arrange a visit to Saint-Sylvestre-Cappel

Book hotels, car hire and flights

Organise your visit using the options shown...

Hotels in Saint-Sylvestre-Cappel best prices

See Saint-Sylvestre-Cappel hotels

Reserve excursions

Map of places to visit near Saint-Sylvestre-Cappel


Markets in and near Saint-Sylvestre-Cappel

  • Hazebrouck: market Monday (5km)
  • Bailleul: market Tuesday (14km)
  • Isbergues: market Thursday (19km)
  • Arques: market Tuesday (19km)
  • Estaires: market Thursday (19km)
  • Aire-sur-la-Lys: market Friday (19km)
  • Bergues: market Monday (23km)
  • Lillers: market Saturday (24km)
  • Armentieres: market Friday (25km)
  • Bethune: market Sunday & Monday & Friday (28km)

More information about Saint-Sylvestre-Cappel, Nord-Pas-de-Calais

Tourist attractions near Saint-Sylvestre-Cappel, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Beffroi de Bailleul (Belfries of Belgium and France) (13km)
  • Beffroi d'Aire-sur-la-Lys (Belfries of Belgium and France) (19km)
  • Beffroi de Bergues (Belfries of Belgium and France) (23km)
  • Beffroi d'Armentières (Belfries of Belgium and France) (25km)
  • Beffroi de Béthune (Belfries of Belgium and France) (28km)
  • Beffroi de l'église St-Éloi de Dunkerque (Belfries of Belgium and France) (32km)
  • Beffroi et hôtel de ville de Dunkerque (Belfries of Belgium and France) (32km)
  • Beffroi de Comines (Belfries of Belgium and France) (32km)
  • Beffroi de Loos (Belfries of Belgium and France) (37km)
  • Beffroi de Gravelines (Belfries of Belgium and France) (38km)
  • Beffroi de Lille (Belfries of Belgium and France) (40km)
  • Beffroi d'Hesdin (Belfries of Belgium and France) (58km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de La Treille (Lille) (39km)

Remarkable gardens

  • La ferme du mont des Récollets (6km)
  • Le jardin du Manoir-aux-Loups (40km)
  • Le parc Barbieux (44km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle nationale des étangs du Romelaëre (19km)
  • Les Prés du Hem (24km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des grottes et des pelouses d'Acquin-Westbécourt et des coteaux de Wavrans-sur-l'Aa (31km)
  • Dune fossile de Ghyvelde (31km)
  • Réserve naturelle de la Dune Marchand (33km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Jardin écologique du Vieux-Lille (38km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Platier d'Oye (43km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (56km)
  • Forêt d'Hesdin (57km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Grande-Synthe (32km)
  • Loon-Plage (34km)
  • Wattignies (41km)
  • Wasquehal (42km)
  • Tourcoing (43km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lille (38km)

Geography and distances

Saint-Sylvestre-Cappel is in the north-east of France at 39 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Saint-Sylvestre-Cappel is 214 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Sylvestre-Cappel

Canton: Steenvoorde

Arrondissement: Dunkerque

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 59114

Distance to Saint-Sylvestre-Cappel

from Lille (prefecture): 39 km

from Paris: 214 km

from Calais: 53 km

from Nice: 863 km

from Bordeaux: 700 km

from Strasbourg: 446 km

Getting here

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

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Borre, Caestre, Cassel, Eecke, Godewaersvelde, Hardifort, Hazebrouck, Hondeghem, Oxelaere, Pradelles, Sainte-Marie-Cappel, Steenvoorde, Strazeele, Terdeghem and Wallon-Cappel.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Sylvestre-Cappel