Steenvoorde tourism and travel guide

Photo of Steenvoorde in Nord

Photo is of Cassel at 7 km from Steenvoorde

Visit Steenvoorde: highlights and tourist information

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Steenvoorde 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 Steenvoorde in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Cassel at 7 km and Esquelbecq at 13 km.

Steenvoorde, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 7 km (direction west)

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

See Cassel guide


at 13 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Esquelbecq guide


at 23 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 24 km (direction west-south-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 37 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 44 km (direction east)

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

See Roubaix guide


at 60 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 Steenvoorde

  • Hazebrouck: market Monday (10km)
  • Bailleul: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Bergues: market Monday (20km)
  • Estaires: market Thursday (21km)
  • Arques: market Tuesday (22km)
  • Isbergues: market Thursday (23km)
  • Aire-sur-la-Lys: market Friday (23km)
  • Armentieres: market Friday (25km)
  • Coudekerque-Branche: market Tuesday (27km)
  • Dunkerque: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday (28km)

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

Tourist attractions near Steenvoorde, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Beffroi de Bailleul (Belfries of Belgium and France) (14km)
  • Beffroi de Bergues (Belfries of Belgium and France) (20km)
  • Beffroi d'Aire-sur-la-Lys (Belfries of Belgium and France) (23km)
  • Beffroi d'Armentières (Belfries of Belgium and France) (25km)
  • Beffroi de l'église St-Éloi de Dunkerque (Belfries of Belgium and France) (29km)
  • Beffroi et hôtel de ville de Dunkerque (Belfries of Belgium and France) (29km)
  • Beffroi de Comines (Belfries of Belgium and France) (31km)
  • Beffroi de Béthune (Belfries of Belgium and France) (31km)
  • Beffroi de Gravelines (Belfries of Belgium and France) (37km)
  • Beffroi de Loos (Belfries of Belgium and France) (38km)
  • Beffroi de Lille (Belfries of Belgium and France) (40km)

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 (7km)
  • Le jardin du Manoir-aux-Loups (38km)
  • 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 (21km)
  • Les Prés du Hem (24km)
  • Dune fossile de Ghyvelde (27km)
  • Réserve naturelle de la Dune Marchand (30km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des grottes et des pelouses d'Acquin-Westbécourt et des coteaux de Wavrans-sur-l'Aa (34km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Jardin écologique du Vieux-Lille (38km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Platier d'Oye (42km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Grande-Synthe (30km)
  • Loon-Plage (33km)
  • Wattignies (41km)
  • Tourcoing (42km)
  • Wasquehal (42km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lille (38km)

Geography and distances

Steenvoorde is in the north-east of France at 39 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Steenvoorde is 218 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Steenvoorde

Canton: Steenvoorde

Arrondissement: Dunkerque

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 59114

Distance to Steenvoorde

from Lille (prefecture): 39 km

from Paris: 218 km

from Calais: 53 km

from Nice: 866 km

from Bordeaux: 705 km

from Strasbourg: 446 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Caestre, Eecke, Godewaersvelde, Oudezeele, Saint-Sylvestre-Cappel, Sainte-Marie-Cappel, Terdeghem and Winnezeele.

This page in French: Visiter Steenvoorde