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Thiant tourism and travel guide

Photo of Thiant in Nord

Photo is of Le Quesnoy at 15 km from Thiant

Visit Thiant: highlights and tourist information

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Thiant 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 46 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Thiant is 180 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Le Quesnoy at 15 km and Saint-Amand-les-Eaux at 16 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Thiant, 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 Thiant 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 Thiant


Markets in and near Thiant

  • Douchy-les-Mines: market Saturday (4km)
  • Denain: market Thursday (5km)
  • Escaudain: market Monday (8km)
  • Anzin: market Tuesday & Friday (8km)
  • Beuvrages: market Sunday (10km)
  • Abscon: market Tuesday (11km)
  • Bruay-sur-l'Escaut: market Thursday & Sunday (12km)
  • Fenain: market Saturday (13km)
  • Avesnes-les-Aubert: market Thursday & Sunday (13km)
  • Aniche: market Friday (14km)

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

Tourist attractions near Thiant, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Scarpe-Escaut (14km)
  • l'Avesnois (34km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (29km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de La Treille (Lille) (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le jardin de Sylvie Fontaine (29km)
  • Le parc Barbieux (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (18km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (18km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (29km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Jardin écologique du Vieux-Lille (47km)
  • Les Prés du Hem (60km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Mastaing (10km)
  • Wattignies (42km)
  • Guyencourt-Saulcourt (43km)
  • Wasquehal (46km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lille (47km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Thiant

Canton: Valenciennes-Sud

Arrondissement: Valenciennes

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 59224

Distance to Thiant

from Lille (prefecture): 46 km

from Paris: 180 km

from Calais: 133 km

from Nice: 789 km

from Bordeaux: 679 km

from Strasbourg: 365 km

Getting here

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

We have 23 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aulnoy-Lez-Valenciennes, Bermerain, Denain, Douchy-les-Mines, Famars, Haspres, Haulchin, Haveluy, Herin, La Sentinelle, Maing, Monchaux-sur-Ecaillon, Noyelles-sur-Selle, Oisy, Prouvy, Querenaing, Rouvignies, Sommaing, Trith-Saint-Leger, Valenciennes, Vendegies-sur-Ecaillon, Verchain-Maugre and Wavrechain-sous-Denain.

This page in French: Visiter Thiant

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