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Thumeries tourism and travel guide

Photo of Thumeries in Nord

Photo is of Douai at 12 km from Thumeries

Visit Thumeries: highlights and tourist information

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Thumeries is situated in the Nord department and Hauts-de-France region.

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

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!

Douai

Douai

at 12 km (direction south-south-east)

Douai has a pleasant old town and one of the...

See Douai guide
Lille

Lille

at 18 km (direction south-south-east)

The renaissance of Lille over the last 20 years has...

See Lille guide
Roubaix

Roubaix

at 25 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Roubaix guide
Saint-Amand-les-Eaux

Saint-Amand-les-Eaux

at 27 km (direction east)

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

See Saint-Amand-les-Eaux guide
 
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Arras Carriere Wellington

Arras Carriere Wellington

Monument at 29 km (direction south-west), in the Pas-de-Calais department

The Carrière Wellington museum in Arras is a series of tunnels that...

See Arras Carriere Wellington guide
Arras

Arras

at 30 km (direction west-south-west), in the Pas-de-Calais department

The belfry and the large number of baroque style houses make...

See Arras guide
Cambrai

Cambrai

at 37 km (direction south-south-east)

Remarkably for the town that was the site of the...

See Cambrai guide
Le Quesnoy

Le Quesnoy

at 48 km (direction east-south-east)

Le Quesnoy is best known for the promenade around the impressive...

See Le Quesnoy guide
Aire-sur-la-Lys

Aire-sur-la-Lys

at 50 km (direction west-north-west), in the Pas-de-Calais department

Now officially listed as a 'recommended detour' town, the highlight in...

See Aire-sur-la-Lys guide
Cassel

Cassel

at 54 km (direction west-north-west)

The town of Cassel is built on the highest...

See Cassel guide
Forest of Mormal

Forest of Mormal

at 57 km (direction east-south-east)

Mormal forest is the largest forest in the region and has...

See Forest of Mormal guide
Maroilles

Maroilles

at 63 km (direction east-south-east)

It is the riverside setting and the buildings that remain...

See Maroilles guide
Esquelbecq

Esquelbecq

at 63 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Esquelbecq guide

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

Map of places to visit near Thumeries

 
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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

What to do at Thumeries? 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)
 
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Geography and distances

Thumeries is in the north-east of France at 18 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Thumeries is 187 kilometres from Paris).

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

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