Sassegnies tourism and travel guide

Photo of Sassegnies in Nord

Photo is of Maroilles at 5 km from Sassegnies

Visit Sassegnies: highlights and tourist information

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Sassegnies 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 Sassegnies in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Maroilles at 5 km and Forest of Mormal at 5 km.

Sassegnies, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 5 km (direction south-west)

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

See Maroilles guide
Forest of Mormal

Forest of Mormal

at 5 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Forest of Mormal guide


at 14 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Bavay guide
Le Quesnoy

Le Quesnoy

at 14 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Le Quesnoy guide


at 21 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 40 km (direction north-west)

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

See Saint-Amand-les-Eaux guide


at 41 km (direction west)

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

See Cambrai guide


at 52 km (direction west-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


Most Beautiful Village at 55 km (direction south-east), in the Aisne department

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

See Parfondeval guide

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

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Map of places to visit near Sassegnies


Markets in and near Sassegnies

  • Aulnoye-Aymeries: market Tuesday (4km)
  • Avesnes-sur-Helpe: market Friday (11km)
  • Bavay: market Friday (14km)
  • Le Nouvion-en-Thierache: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Fourmies: market Saturday (25km)
  • Jeumont: market Thursday (25km)
  • Cousolre: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Caudry: market Tuesday & Friday (28km)
  • Avesnes-les-Aubert: market Thursday & Sunday (30km)
  • Anzin: market Tuesday & Friday (30km)

More information about Sassegnies, Nord-Pas-de-Calais

Tourist attractions near Sassegnies, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • l'Avesnois (5km)
  • Scarpe-Escaut (39km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (40km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le jardin de Sylvie Fontaine (5km)
  • Jardins du château (37km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (46km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (47km)
  • Réserve naturelle des Marais d'Isle (50km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Mastaing (38km)
  • Gauchy (55km)

Geography and distances

Sassegnies is in the north-east of France at 73 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Sassegnies is 180 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Sassegnies

Canton: Berlaimont

Arrondissement: Avesnes-sur-Helpe

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 59145

Distance to Sassegnies

from Lille (prefecture): 73 km

from Paris: 180 km

from Calais: 162 km

from Nice: 766 km

from Bordeaux: 678 km

from Strasbourg: 336 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Sassegnies from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aulnoye-Aymeries, Bachant, Berlaimont, Dompierre-sur-Helpe, Leval, Locquignol, Marbaix, Maroilles, Monceau-Saint-Waast, Noyelles-sur-Sambre, Pont-sur-Sambre, Saint-Remy-Chaussee and Taisnieres-en-Thierache.

This page in French: Visiter Sassegnies