Vermelles tourism and travel guide

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Visit Vermelles: highlights and tourist information

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Vermelles 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 22 kilometres from Arras, the department capital (general information: Vermelles is 184 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Arras at 23 km and Arras Carriere Wellington at 23 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Vermelles, 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 Vermelles 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 Vermelles

Markets in and near Vermelles

  • Grenay: market Tuesday (4km)
  • Bully-les-Mines: market Thursday (6km)
  • Beuvry: market Friday (6km)
  • La Bassee: market Thursday (6km)
  • Lievin: market Wednesday & Sunday (8km)
  • Lens: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (9km)
  • Bethune: market Sunday & Monday & Friday (9km)
  • Barlin: market Wednesday (10km)
  • Avion: market Thursday (10km)
  • Harnes: market Thursday (12km)

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

Tourist attractions near Vermelles, France

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

Heritage sites

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de La Treille (Lille) (28km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le parc Barbieux (36km)
  • Parc du château de Sericourt (37km)
  • La ferme du mont des Récollets (39km)
  • Le jardin du Manoir-aux-Loups (42km)
  • Jardin du château de Maizicourt (55km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Les Prés du Hem (25km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (25km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Jardin écologique du Vieux-Lille (28km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (37km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (37km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des étangs du Romelaëre (46km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des grottes et des pelouses d'Acquin-Westbécourt et des coteaux de Wavrans-sur-l'Aa (48km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Wattignies (24km)
  • Wasquehal (34km)
  • Tourcoing (39km)
  • Boubers-sur-Canche (42km)
  • Mastaing (45km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lille (27km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Vermelles

Canton: Cambrin

Arrondissement: Béthune

Department: Pas-de-Calais

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 62980

Distance to Vermelles

from Arras (prefecture): 22 km

from Paris: 184 km

from Calais: 81 km

from Nice: 828 km

from Bordeaux: 676 km

from Strasbourg: 418 km

Getting here

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

We have 21 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Annequin, Auchy-les-Mines, Benifontaine, Beuvry, Bully-les-Mines, Cambrin, Cuinchy, Douvrin, Givenchy-les-la-Bassee, Grenay, Haisnes, Hulluch, La Bassee, Labourse, Loos-en-Gohelle, Mazingarbe, Noeux-les-Mines, Noyelles-les-Vermelles, Sailly-Labourse, Sains-en-Gohelle and Violaines.

This page in French: Visiter Vermelles