Vred tourism and travel guide

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Visit Vred: highlights and tourist information

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Vred 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 30 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Vred is 182 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Douai at 11 km and Saint-Amand-les-Eaux at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Vred, 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 Vred 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 Vred

Markets in and near Vred

  • Fenain: market Saturday (6km)
  • Aniche: market Friday (7km)
  • Abscon: market Tuesday (8km)
  • Escaudain: market Monday (10km)
  • Douai: market Wednesday & Saturday (11km)
  • Flers-en-Escrebieux: market Friday (12km)
  • Auby: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Leforest: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Denain: market Thursday (14km)
  • Courcelles-les-Lens: market Sunday (15km)

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

Tourist attractions near Vred, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Scarpe-Escaut (14km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de La Treille (Lille) (30km)
  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (35km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le parc Barbieux (32km)
  • Le jardin du Manoir-aux-Loups (44km)
  • Le jardin de Sylvie Fontaine (47km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (1km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (3km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (11km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Jardin écologique du Vieux-Lille (31km)
  • Les Prés du Hem (42km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Mastaing (11km)
  • Wattignies (25km)
  • Wasquehal (31km)
  • Tourcoing (37km)
  • Guyencourt-Saulcourt (45km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lille (30km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Vred

Canton: Marchiennes

Arrondissement: Douai

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 59870

Distance to Vred

from Lille (prefecture): 30 km

from Paris: 182 km

from Calais: 115 km

from Nice: 804 km

from Bordeaux: 680 km

from Strasbourg: 383 km

Getting here

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

We have 18 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Anhiers, Bouvignies, Bruille-Lez-Marchiennes, Ecaillon, Erre, Fenain, Flines-Lez-Raches, Guesnain, Lallaing, Lewarde, Loffre, Marchiennes, Masny, Montigny-en-Ostrevent, Pecquencourt, Rieulay, Somain and Tilloy-Lez-Marchiennes.

This page in French: Visiter Vred