Tourcoing tourism and travel guide

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Tourcoing 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 12 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Tourcoing is 216 kilometres from Paris).

Tourist classifications for Tourcoing include "ville fleurie 4*".

Popular places to visit nearby include Roubaix at 4 km and Lille at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Tourcoing, 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 Tourcoing 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 Tourcoing

Markets in and near Tourcoing

  • Croix: market Wednesday & Sunday & Saturday (5km)
  • Halluin: market Saturday (7km)
  • Hem: market Saturday (8km)
  • Comines: market Monday (12km)
  • Haubourdin: market Friday (17km)
  • Cysoing: market Tuesday & Sunday (18km)
  • Armentieres: market Friday (20km)
  • Annoeullin: market Tuesday (27km)
  • Bailleul: market Tuesday (29km)
  • Libercourt: market Thursday (29km)

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

Tourist attractions near Tourcoing, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Beffroi de Comines (Belfries of Belgium and France) (11km)
  • Beffroi de Lille (Belfries of Belgium and France) (12km)
  • Beffroi de Loos (Belfries of Belgium and France) (16km)
  • Beffroi d'Armentières (Belfries of Belgium and France) (20km)
  • Beffroi de Bailleul (Belfries of Belgium and France) (30km)
  • Beffroi de Douai (Belfries of Belgium and France) (40km)
  • Beffroi de Béthune (Belfries of Belgium and France) (42km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Scarpe-Escaut (37km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de La Treille (Lille) (12km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le parc Barbieux (5km)
  • Le jardin du Manoir-aux-Loups (7km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle du Jardin écologique du Vieux-Lille (11km)
  • Les Prés du Hem (20km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (35km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (37km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (37km)
  • Dune fossile de Ghyvelde (57km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Wasquehal (6km)
  • Wattignies (17km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lille (12km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Tourcoing

Canton: Tourcoing

Arrondissement: Lille

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 59200

Distance to Tourcoing

from Lille (prefecture): 12 km

from Paris: 216 km

from Calais: 95 km

from Nice: 840 km

from Bordeaux: 711 km

from Strasbourg: 407 km

Getting here

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

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bondues, Bousbecque, Croix, Leers, Linselles, Lys-Lez-Lannoy, Marcq-en-Baroeul, Mouvaux, Neuville-en-Ferrain, Roncq, Roubaix, Wasquehal and Wattrelos.

This page in French: Visiter Tourcoing