Saultain tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saultain: highlights and tourist information

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Saultain is situated in the Nord department and Nord-Pas-de-Calais region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north-east of France at 49 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Saultain is 187 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Le Quesnoy at 11 km and Bavay at 16 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saultain, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Saultain in Hauts-de-France.

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


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

Map of places to visit near Saultain

Markets in and near Saultain

  • Anzin: market Tuesday & Friday (7km)
  • Bruay-sur-l'Escaut: market Thursday & Sunday (7km)
  • Beuvrages: market Sunday (7km)
  • Denain: market Thursday (13km)
  • Douchy-les-Mines: market Saturday (14km)
  • Bavay: market Friday (16km)
  • Escaudain: market Monday (17km)
  • Abscon: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Fenain: market Saturday (20km)
  • Avesnes-les-Aubert: market Thursday & Sunday (21km)

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

Tourist attractions near Saultain, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Saultain.

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Scarpe-Escaut (16km)
  • l'Avesnois (28km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (37km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de La Treille (Lille) (49km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le jardin de Sylvie Fontaine (26km)
  • Le parc Barbieux (48km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (24km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (25km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (37km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Jardin écologique du Vieux-Lille (51km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Mastaing (19km)
  • Wattignies (47km)
  • Wasquehal (49km)
  • Guyencourt-Saulcourt (52km)
  • Tourcoing (52km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lille (50km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saultain

Canton: Valenciennes-Est

Arrondissement: Valenciennes

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 59990

Distance to Saultain

from Lille (prefecture): 49 km

from Paris: 187 km

from Calais: 139 km

from Nice: 789 km

from Bordeaux: 686 km

from Strasbourg: 359 km

Getting here

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

We have 20 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Anzin, Artres, Aulnoy-Lez-Valenciennes, Beuvrages, Curgies, Estreux, Famars, Jenlain, Maresches, Marly, Onnaing, Preseau, Querenaing, Rombies-et-Marchipont, Saint-Saulve, Sebourg, Sepmeries, Valenciennes, Villers-Pol and Wargnies-le-Grand.

This page in French: Visiter Saultain