Vis-en-Artois tourism and travel guide

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Visit Vis-en-Artois: highlights and tourist information

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Vis-en-Artois 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 12 kilometres from Arras, the department capital (general information: Vis-en-Artois is 161 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Arras Carriere Wellington at 12 km and Arras at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Vis-en-Artois, 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 Vis-en-Artois 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 Vis-en-Artois

Markets in and near Vis-en-Artois

  • Arras: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (13km)
  • Douai: market Wednesday & Saturday (17km)
  • Bapaume: market Friday (17km)
  • Flers-en-Escrebieux: market Friday (19km)
  • Billy-Montigny: market Sunday (19km)
  • Henin-Beaumont: market Tuesday & Friday (19km)
  • Courcelles-les-Lens: market Sunday (20km)
  • Avion: market Thursday (20km)
  • Auby: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Lens: market Tuesday & Saturday & Friday (22km)

More information about Vis-en-Artois, Nord-Pas-de-Calais

Tourist attractions near Vis-en-Artois, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Scarpe-Escaut (40km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (29km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de La Treille (Lille) (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Sericourt (45km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (19km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (27km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (29km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Jardin écologique du Vieux-Lille (45km)
  • Réserve naturelle des Marais d'Isle (52km)
  • Réserve naturelle de l'Étang Saint-Ladre (59km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Mastaing (27km)
  • Guyencourt-Saulcourt (30km)
  • Wattignies (39km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lille (44km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Vis-en-Artois

Canton: Vitry-en-Artois

Arrondissement: Arras

Department: Pas-de-Calais

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 62156

Distance to Vis-en-Artois

from Arras (prefecture): 12 km

from Paris: 161 km

from Calais: 109 km

from Nice: 798 km

from Bordeaux: 657 km

from Strasbourg: 394 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Vis-en-Artois from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 22 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Boiry-Notre-Dame, Cagnicourt, Cherisy, Croisilles, Dury, Etaing, Eterpigny, Fampoux, Fontaine-les-Croisilles, Guemappe, Hamblain-les-Pres, Haucourt, Hendecourt-les-Cagnicourt, Heninel, Monchy-le-Preux, Pelves, Remy, Riencourt-les-Cagnicourt, Roeux, Sailly-en-Ostrevent, Villers-les-Cagnicourt and Wancourt.

This page in French: Visiter Vis-en-Artois