Uxem tourism and travel guide

Photo of Uxem in Nord

Photo is of Esquelbecq at 15 km from Uxem

Visit Uxem: highlights and tourist information

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Uxem 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 Uxem in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Esquelbecq at 15 km and Cassel at 24 km.

Uxem, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 15 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Esquelbecq guide


at 24 km (direction south)

The town of Cassel is built on the highest hill in the Flanders region...

See Cassel guide


at 25 km (direction west)

The principal attraction at Gravelines is the fortifications, built by the Spanish in the...

See Gravelines guide


at 34 km (direction south-west), in the Pas-de-Calais department

The attractive centre of Saint-Omr is one of the best towns to see houses...

See Saint-Omer guide


at 43 km (direction south-south-west), in the Pas-de-Calais department

Now officially listed as a 'recommended detour' town, the highlight in Aire-sur-la-Lys is the...

See Aire-sur-la-Lys guide


at 59 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Lille guide


at 61 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Roubaix guide

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Markets in and near Uxem

  • Coudekerque-Branche: market Tuesday (6km)
  • Bergues: market Monday (7km)
  • Dunkerque: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday (11km)
  • Grande-Synthe: market Tuesday & Thursday (12km)
  • Bourbourg: market Tuesday (22km)
  • Gravelines: market Sunday & Friday (25km)
  • Grand-Fort-Philippe: market Monday (26km)
  • Audruicq: market Wednesday (32km)
  • Hazebrouck: market Monday (33km)
  • Arques: market Tuesday (34km)

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

Tourist attractions near Uxem, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Beffroi de Bergues (Belfries of Belgium and France) (7km)
  • Beffroi de l'église St-Éloi de Dunkerque (Belfries of Belgium and France) (8km)
  • Beffroi et hôtel de ville de Dunkerque (Belfries of Belgium and France) (8km)
  • Beffroi de Gravelines (Belfries of Belgium and France) (25km)
  • Beffroi de Bailleul (Belfries of Belgium and France) (36km)
  • Beffroi d'Aire-sur-la-Lys (Belfries of Belgium and France) (43km)
  • Beffroi de Calais (Belfries of Belgium and France) (45km)
  • Beffroi d'Armentières (Belfries of Belgium and France) (46km)
  • Beffroi de Comines (Belfries of Belgium and France) (47km)
  • Beffroi de Lille (Belfries of Belgium and France) (60km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Caps et Marais d'Opale (50km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de La Treille (Lille) (59km)

Remarkable gardens

  • La ferme du mont des Récollets (24km)
  • Le jardin du Manoir-aux-Loups (52km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Dune fossile de Ghyvelde (5km)
  • Réserve naturelle de la Dune Marchand (6km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Platier d'Oye (29km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des étangs du Romelaëre (30km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des grottes et des pelouses d'Acquin-Westbécourt et des coteaux de Wavrans-sur-l'Aa (44km)
  • Les Prés du Hem (45km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Jardin écologique du Vieux-Lille (58km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Grande-Synthe (12km)
  • Loon-Plage (19km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lille (58km)

Geography and distances

Uxem is in the north-east of France at 59 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Uxem is 241 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Uxem

Canton: Dunkerque-Est

Arrondissement: Dunkerque

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 59229

Distance to Uxem

from Lille (prefecture): 59 km

from Paris: 241 km

from Calais: 45 km

from Nice: 889 km

from Bordeaux: 724 km

from Strasbourg: 465 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bergues, Bray-Dunes, Coudekerque, Ghyvelde, Hoymille, Leffrinckoucke, Les Moeres, Teteghem, Warhem and Zuydcoote.

This page in French: Visiter Uxem