Uxem tourism and travel guide

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Visit Uxem: highlights and tourist information

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Uxem 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 59 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Uxem is 241 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Esquelbecq at 15 km and Cassel at 24 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Uxem, 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 Uxem 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 Uxem

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

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

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