Thun-Saint-Amand tourism and travel guide

Photo of Thun-Saint-Amand in Nord

Photo is of Saint-Amand-les-Eaux at 4 km from Thun-Saint-Amand

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Thun-Saint-Amand 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 Thun-Saint-Amand in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Amand-les-Eaux at 4 km and Le Quesnoy at 29 km.

Thun-Saint-Amand, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 4 km (direction south-west)

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

See Saint-Amand-les-Eaux guide
Le Quesnoy

Le Quesnoy

at 29 km (direction south-east)

Le Quesnoy is best known for the promenade around the impressive ramparts that surround...

See Le Quesnoy guide


at 29 km (direction west-south-west)

Douai has a pleasant old town and one of the most impressive belfries in...

See Douai guide


at 31 km (direction north-west)

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

See Roubaix guide


at 31 km (direction east-south-east)

The town of Bavay has an important Roman forum and other Roman ruins...

See Bavay guide


at 33 km (direction west-north-west)

The renaissance of Lille over the last 20 years has transformed an industrial town...

See Lille guide
Forest of Mormal

Forest of Mormal

at 37 km (direction south-east)

Mormal forest is the largest forest in the region and has hundreds of kilometres...

See Forest of Mormal guide


at 39 km (direction south-west)

Remarkably for the town that was the site of the world's first ever tank...

See Cambrai guide


at 44 km (direction south-east)

It is the riverside setting and the buildings that remain of the abbey complex...

See Maroilles guide
Arras Carriere Wellington

Arras Carriere Wellington

Monument at 53 km (direction west-south-west), in the Pas-de-Calais department

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

See Arras Carriere Wellington guide


at 54 km (direction west-south-west), in the Pas-de-Calais department

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

See Arras guide


at 56 km (direction east-south-east)

Solre-le-Chateau is best known for its church with a sloping spire and the town...

See Solre-le-Chateau guide

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Map of places to visit near Thun-Saint-Amand


Markets in and near Thun-Saint-Amand

  • Bruay-sur-l'Escaut: market Thursday & Sunday (11km)
  • Beuvrages: market Sunday (11km)
  • Anzin: market Tuesday & Friday (12km)
  • Fenain: market Saturday (17km)
  • Denain: market Thursday (17km)
  • Escaudain: market Monday (18km)
  • Abscon: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Cysoing: market Tuesday & Sunday (20km)
  • Douchy-les-Mines: market Saturday (20km)
  • Aniche: market Friday (21km)

More information about Thun-Saint-Amand, Nord-Pas-de-Calais

Tourist attractions near Thun-Saint-Amand, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Scarpe-Escaut (6km)
  • l'Avesnois (46km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de La Treille (Lille) (33km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (47km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le parc Barbieux (30km)
  • Le jardin du Manoir-aux-Loups (41km)
  • Le jardin de Sylvie Fontaine (44km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (16km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (18km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (29km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Jardin écologique du Vieux-Lille (34km)
  • Les Prés du Hem (48km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Mastaing (22km)
  • Wattignies (31km)
  • Wasquehal (31km)
  • Tourcoing (35km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lille (34km)

Geography and distances

Thun-Saint-Amand is in the north-east of France at 33 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Thun-Saint-Amand is 197 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Thun-Saint-Amand

Canton: Saint-Amand-les-Eaux-Rive gauche

Arrondissement: Valenciennes

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 59158

Distance to Thun-Saint-Amand

from Lille (prefecture): 33 km

from Paris: 197 km

from Calais: 124 km

from Nice: 806 km

from Bordeaux: 696 km

from Strasbourg: 374 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Thun-Saint-Amand from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bruille-Saint-Amand, Chateau-l'Abbaye, Hergnies, Lecelles, Maulde, Millonfosse, Mortagne-du-Nord, Nivelle, Odomez and Saint-Amand-les-Eaux.

This page in French: Visiter Thun-Saint-Amand