Sainte-Marie-Cappel tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Cassel at 2 km from Sainte-Marie-Cappel

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Sainte-Marie-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 Sainte-Marie-Cappel in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Cassel at 2 km and Esquelbecq at 13 km.

Sainte-Marie-Cappel, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 2 km (direction north-west)

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

See Cassel guide


at 13 km (direction north-west)

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

See Esquelbecq guide


at 18 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 18 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 35 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Gravelines guide


at 42 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Lille guide


at 49 km (direction east)

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

See Roubaix guide


at 61 km (direction south-east)

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

See Douai guide

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Markets in and near Sainte-Marie-Cappel

  • Hazebrouck: market Monday (7km)
  • Arques: market Tuesday (16km)
  • Bailleul: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Aire-sur-la-Lys: market Friday (18km)
  • Isbergues: market Thursday (19km)
  • Bergues: market Monday (21km)
  • Estaires: market Thursday (22km)
  • Lillers: market Saturday (25km)
  • Coudekerque-Branche: market Tuesday (27km)
  • Dunkerque: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday (28km)

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Tourist attractions near Sainte-Marie-Cappel, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Beffroi de Bailleul (Belfries of Belgium and France) (17km)
  • Beffroi d'Aire-sur-la-Lys (Belfries of Belgium and France) (18km)
  • Beffroi de Bergues (Belfries of Belgium and France) (21km)
  • Beffroi d'Armentières (Belfries of Belgium and France) (28km)
  • Beffroi de l'église St-Éloi de Dunkerque (Belfries of Belgium and France) (30km)
  • Beffroi de Béthune (Belfries of Belgium and France) (30km)
  • Beffroi et hôtel de ville de Dunkerque (Belfries of Belgium and France) (30km)
  • Beffroi de Gravelines (Belfries of Belgium and France) (35km)
  • Beffroi de Comines (Belfries of Belgium and France) (35km)
  • Beffroi de Loos (Belfries of Belgium and France) (40km)
  • Beffroi de Lille (Belfries of Belgium and France) (43km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Caps et Marais d'Opale (42km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de La Treille (Lille) (42km)

Remarkable gardens

  • La ferme du mont des Récollets (2km)
  • Le jardin du Manoir-aux-Loups (43km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle nationale des étangs du Romelaëre (16km)
  • Les Prés du Hem (27km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des grottes et des pelouses d'Acquin-Westbécourt et des coteaux de Wavrans-sur-l'Aa (28km)
  • Dune fossile de Ghyvelde (30km)
  • Réserve naturelle de la Dune Marchand (32km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Platier d'Oye (40km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Jardin écologique du Vieux-Lille (41km)
  • Forêt d'Hesdin (55km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (59km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Grande-Synthe (29km)
  • Loon-Plage (31km)
  • Wattignies (44km)
  • Wasquehal (46km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lille (41km)

Geography and distances

Sainte-Marie-Cappel is in the north-east of France at 42 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Sainte-Marie-Cappel is 215 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Sainte-Marie-Cappel

Canton: Cassel

Arrondissement: Dunkerque

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 59670

Distance to Sainte-Marie-Cappel

from Lille (prefecture): 42 km

from Paris: 215 km

from Calais: 49 km

from Nice: 865 km

from Bordeaux: 700 km

from Strasbourg: 449 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Sainte-Marie-Cappel from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bavinchove, Borre, Cassel, Hardifort, Hondeghem, Oxelaere, Saint-Sylvestre-Cappel, Staple, Steenvoorde, Terdeghem, Wemaers-Cappel, Zermezeele and Zuytpeene.

This page in French: Visiter Sainte-Marie-Cappel