Vitry-en-Artois tourism and travel guide

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Visit Vitry-en-Artois: highlights and tourist information

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Vitry-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 15 kilometres from Arras, the department capital (general information: Vitry-en-Artois is 169 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Douai at 9 km and Arras Carriere Wellington at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Vitry-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 Vitry-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 Vitry-en-Artois

Markets in and near Vitry-en-Artois

  • Douai: market Wednesday & Saturday (9km)
  • Flers-en-Escrebieux: market Friday (10km)
  • Courcelles-les-Lens: market Sunday (11km)
  • Henin-Beaumont: market Tuesday & Friday (11km)
  • Auby: market Wednesday (11km)
  • Billy-Montigny: market Sunday (12km)
  • Leforest: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Harnes: market Thursday (14km)
  • Avion: market Thursday (14km)
  • Courrieres: market Wednesday (15km)

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

Tourist attractions near Vitry-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 Vitry-en-Artois.

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Scarpe-Escaut (33km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (34km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de La Treille (Lille) (35km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le parc Barbieux (41km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (10km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (20km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (22km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Jardin écologique du Vieux-Lille (37km)
  • Les Prés du Hem (42km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Mastaing (23km)
  • Wattignies (30km)
  • Guyencourt-Saulcourt (37km)
  • Wasquehal (40km)
  • Tourcoing (46km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lille (35km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Vitry-en-Artois

Canton: Vitry-en-Artois

Arrondissement: Arras

Department: Pas-de-Calais

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 62490

Distance to Vitry-en-Artois

from Arras (prefecture): 15 km

from Paris: 169 km

from Calais: 106 km

from Nice: 804 km

from Bordeaux: 666 km

from Strasbourg: 395 km

Getting here

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

We have 21 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bellonne, Biache-Saint-Vaast, Boiry-Notre-Dame, Brebieres, Corbehem, Courchelettes, Esquerchin, Etaing, Gouy-sous-Bellonne, Hamblain-les-Pres, Izel-les-Equerchin, Lambres-Lez-Douai, Lecluse, Neuvireuil, Noyelles-sous-Bellonne, Pelves, Plouvain, Quiery-la-Motte, Roeux, Sailly-en-Ostrevent and Tortequesne.

This page in French: Visiter Vitry-en-Artois