Le Touquet tourism and travel guide

Photo of Le Touquet in Pas-de-Calais

Visit Le Touquet: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: Upmarket Le Touquet is probably the most popular of the coastal resorts in the region, with a lovely beach and wide range of facilties

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Le Touquet. For detailed visitor information see the Le Touquet travel guide.

Le Touquet is situated in the Pas-de-Calais department and Nord-Pas-de-Calais region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 88 kilometres from Arras, the department capital (general information: Le Touquet is 193 kilometres from Paris).

Tourist classifications for Le Touquet include "ville fleurie 4*".

Popular places to visit nearby include Fort-Mahon-Plage at 20 km and Boulogne-sur-Mer at 23 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Le Touquet, 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 Le Touquet 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 Pas-de-Calais

Map of places to visit near Le Touquet

Markets in and near Le Touquet

  • Etaples: market Tuesday & Friday (3km)
  • Cucq: market Sunday - seasonal market only (4km)
  • Cucq: market Wednesday (4km)
  • Camiers: market Thursday & Monday (5km)
  • Berck: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday (13km)
  • Boulogne-sur-Mer: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Desvres: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Rue: market Saturday (28km)
  • Ambleteuse: market Wednesday (33km)
  • Le Crotoy: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (34km)

More information about Le Touquet, Nord-Pas-de-Calais

Tourist attractions near Le Touquet, France

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

Aquarium

  • Mareis (2km)
  • Nausicaa - Centre national de la mer (24km)

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Beffroi de Boulogne-sur-Mer (Belfries of Belgium and France) (23km)
  • Beffroi de Rue (Belfries of Belgium and France) (28km)
  • Beffroi d'Hesdin (Belfries of Belgium and France) (35km)
  • Beffroi de Saint-Riquier (Belfries of Belgium and France) (50km)

National Monuments

  • Column of the Grand Army (25km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Montreuil (13km)
  • Saint-Valery-sur-Somme (37km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Caps et Marais d'Opale (34km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Saulve (Montreuil-sur-Mer) (14km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Valloires (25km)
  • Herbarium des remparts (37km)
  • Le jardin des Lianes (39km)
  • Jardin du château de Maizicourt (52km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle de la Baie de Canche (4km)
  • Baie d'Authie (14km)
  • Dunes d'Écault (15km)
  • Parc du Marquenterre (29km)
  • Réserve naturelle de la Baie de Somme (31km)
  • Forêt d'Hesdin (33km)
  • Pointe du Hourdel (34km)
  • Forêt de Crécy (36km)
  • Cap Gris-Nez (38km)
  • Hable-d'Ault (42km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des grottes et des pelouses d'Acquin-Westbécourt et des coteaux de Wavrans-sur-l'Aa (43km)
  • Cap Blanc-Nez (46km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Parc Bagatelle (10km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Saint-Josse (7km)
  • Forest-l'Abbaye (39km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Le Touquet

Canton: Montreuil

Arrondissement: Montreuil

Department: Pas-de-Calais

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 62520

Distance to Le Touquet

from Arras (prefecture): 88 km

from Paris: 193 km

from Calais: 51 km

from Nice: 870 km

from Bordeaux: 652 km

from Strasbourg: 493 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Camiers, Cucq, Etaples, Lefaux and Saint-Josse.

This page in French: Visiter Le Touquet