Verlincthun tourism and travel guide

Photo of Verlincthun in Pas-de-Calais

Photo is of Boulogne-sur-Mer at 12 km from Verlincthun

Visit Verlincthun: highlights and tourist information

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Verlincthun is situated in the Pas-de-Calais 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 Verlincthun in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Boulogne-sur-Mer at 12 km and Nausicaa at 13 km.

Verlincthun, France: places to visit and attractions

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



Seaside resort at 12 km (direction north-north-west)

The old town with its ramparts, castle and ancient streets are the highlight in...

See Boulogne-sur-Mer guide


at 13 km (direction north-west)

Nausicaa is a large aquarium and sea life centre and one of the top...

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Le Touquet

Le Touquet

Seaside resort at 14 km (direction south-west)

Upmarket Le Touquet is probably the most popular of the coastal resorts in the...

See Le Touquet guide


at 17 km (direction north-north-west)

Wimereux is a seaside town with a fine selection of Belle Epoque villas...

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at 19 km (direction south-south-east)

The historic centre of the fortified town of Montreuil is lovely to explore with...

See Montreuil-sur-Mer guide


at 29 km (direction south-south-east)

Wissant is a small seaside town in the north of France which is very...

See Wissant guide
Valloires abbey

Valloires abbey

Abbey at 32 km (direction south-south-east), in the Somme department

Valloires abbey is an 18th century Cistercian abbey with formal gardens to explore...

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Seaside resort at 33 km (direction south-south-west), in the Somme department

Both the beach itself and the resort of Fort-Mahon-Plage are among the most popular...

See Fort-Mahon-Plage guide
Cap Blanc-Nez and Cap Gris-Nez

Cap Blanc-Nez and Cap Gris-Nez

Scenery at 33 km (direction south-south-west)

The Cap Blanc-Nez and the Cap Gris-Nez are classified as Grand sites de France...

See Cap Blanc-Nez and Cap Gris-Nez guide
The Jardin des Lianes

The Jardin des Lianes

Garden at 43 km (direction south-east)

The Jardin des Lianes is one of our favourite gardens in this region of...

See The Jardin des Lianes guide


at 43 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Saint-Omer guide
Le Crotoy

Le Crotoy

Seaside resort at 46 km (direction south), in the Somme department

The long sandy beach is the main attraction in Le Crotoy, and the town...

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The Bay of the Somme

The Bay of the Somme

Scenery at 47 km (direction south), in the Somme department

The Somme Bay is a large bay with a wide natural habitat...

See The Bay of the Somme guide


at 49 km (direction south), in the Somme department

Saint-Valery-sur-Somme is one of the nicest towns in the region, especially the area around...

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Markets in and near Verlincthun

  • Camiers: market Thursday & Monday (8km)
  • Desvres: market Tuesday (11km)
  • Boulogne-sur-Mer: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Etaples: market Tuesday & Friday (13km)
  • Cucq: market Sunday - seasonal market only (16km)
  • Cucq: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Ambleteuse: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Berck: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday & Saturday (26km)
  • Lumbres: market Friday (32km)
  • Ardres: market Thursday (33km)

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

Tourist attractions near Verlincthun, France

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


Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Beffroi de Boulogne-sur-Mer (Belfries of Belgium and France) (12km)
  • Beffroi de Calais (Belfries of Belgium and France) (38km)
  • Beffroi d'Hesdin (Belfries of Belgium and France) (38km)
  • Beffroi de Rue (Belfries of Belgium and France) (39km)
  • Beffroi de Gravelines (Belfries of Belgium and France) (51km)

National Monuments

  • Column of the Grand Army (13km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Caps et Marais d'Opale (21km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Saulve (Montreuil-sur-Mer) (19km)

Remarkable gardens

Sites of natural beauty

  • Dunes d'Écault (8km)
  • Réserve naturelle de la Baie de Canche (10km)
  • Cap Gris-Nez (27km)
  • Baie d'Authie (27km)
  • Cap Blanc-Nez (33km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des grottes et des pelouses d'Acquin-Westbécourt et des coteaux de Wavrans-sur-l'Aa (33km)
  • Forêt d'Hesdin (35km)
  • Parc du Marquenterre (42km)
  • Réserve naturelle de la Baie de Somme (44km)
  • Forêt de Crécy (45km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des étangs du Romelaëre (46km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Platier d'Oye (50km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Parc Bagatelle (23km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Le Touquet (14km)
  • Saint-Josse (18km)
  • Boubers-sur-Canche (55km)
  • Loon-Plage (56km)
  • Grande-Synthe (62km)

Geography and distances

Verlincthun is in the north of France at 87 kilometres from Arras, the department capital (general information: Verlincthun is 203 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Verlincthun

Canton: Samer

Arrondissement: Boulogne-sur-Mer

Department: Pas-de-Calais

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 62830

Distance to Verlincthun

from Arras (prefecture): 87 km

from Paris: 203 km

from Calais: 38 km

from Nice: 878 km

from Bordeaux: 666 km

from Strasbourg: 493 km

Getting here

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

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Carly, Condette, Dannes, Halinghen, Hesdigneul-les-Boulogne, Hesdin-l'Abbe, Hubersent, Isques, Lacres, Nesles, Neufchatel-Hardelot, Questrecques, Saint-Etienne-Au-Mont, Samer, Tingry, Widehem and Wierre-Au-Bois.

This page in French: Visiter Verlincthun