Thumeries tourism and travel guide

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Visit Thumeries: highlights and tourist information

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Thumeries 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 18 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Thumeries is 187 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Douai at 12 km and Lille at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Thumeries, 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 Thumeries 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 Thumeries

Markets in and near Thumeries

  • Libercourt: market Thursday (3km)
  • Leforest: market Wednesday (5km)
  • Auby: market Wednesday (7km)
  • Carvin: market Saturday (7km)
  • Courcelles-les-Lens: market Sunday (7km)
  • Courrieres: market Wednesday (8km)
  • Flers-en-Escrebieux: market Friday (9km)
  • Annoeullin: market Tuesday (10km)
  • Henin-Beaumont: market Tuesday & Friday (10km)
  • Harnes: market Thursday (11km)

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

Tourist attractions near Thumeries, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Scarpe-Escaut (26km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de La Treille (Lille) (18km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (47km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le parc Barbieux (24km)
  • Le jardin du Manoir-aux-Loups (34km)
  • La ferme du mont des Récollets (54km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (9km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (16km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (16km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Jardin écologique du Vieux-Lille (19km)
  • Les Prés du Hem (28km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Wattignies (12km)
  • Wasquehal (22km)
  • Mastaing (26km)
  • Tourcoing (28km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lille (18km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Thumeries

Canton: Pont-à-Marcq

Arrondissement: Lille

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 59239

Distance to Thumeries

from Lille (prefecture): 18 km

from Paris: 187 km

from Calais: 100 km

from Nice: 818 km

from Bordeaux: 683 km

from Strasbourg: 399 km

Getting here

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

We have 18 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Attiches, Bersee, Camphin-en-Carembault, Chemy, Dourges, Evin-Malmaison, Faumont, La Neuville, Leforest, Libercourt, Merignies, Moncheaux, Oignies, Ostricourt, Phalempin, Raimbeaucourt, Tourmignies and Wahagnies.

This page in French: Visiter Thumeries