Vred tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Douai at 11 km from Vred

Visit Vred: highlights and tourist information

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Vred is situated in the Nord 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 Vred in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Douai at 11 km and Saint-Amand-les-Eaux at 15 km.

Vred, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Douai

Douai

at 11 km (direction west)

Douai has a pleasant old town and one of the most impressive...

See Douai guide
Saint-Amand-les-Eaux

Saint-Amand-les-Eaux

at 15 km (direction east-north-east)

Established as a spa centre for more than 2000 years, it is...

See Saint-Amand-les-Eaux guide
Cambrai

Cambrai

at 26 km (direction south)

Remarkably for the town that was the site of the world's first...

See Cambrai guide
Lille

Lille

at 30 km (direction north-north-west)

The renaissance of Lille over the last 20 years has transformed an...

See Lille guide
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Le Quesnoy

Le Quesnoy

at 33 km (direction east-south-east)

Le Quesnoy is best known for the promenade around the impressive ramparts...

See Le Quesnoy guide
Roubaix

Roubaix

at 33 km (direction east-south-east)

Although its not a major tourist destination, the centre of the large...

See Roubaix guide
Arras Carriere Wellington

Arras Carriere Wellington

Monument at 34 km (direction west-south-west), in the Pas-de-Calais department

The Carrière Wellington museum in Arras is a series of tunnels that...

See Arras Carriere Wellington guide
Arras

Arras

at 35 km (direction west-south-west), in the Pas-de-Calais department

The belfry and the large number of baroque style houses make the...

See Arras guide
Bavay

Bavay

at 42 km (direction east)

The town of Bavay has an important Roman forum and other Roman...

See Bavay guide
Forest of Mormal

Forest of Mormal

at 42 km (direction east-south-east)

Mormal forest is the largest forest in the region and has hundreds...

See Forest of Mormal guide
Maroilles

Maroilles

at 47 km (direction east-south-east)

It is the riverside setting and the buildings that remain of the...

See Maroilles guide

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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

What to do at Vred? 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)
 
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Geography and distances

Vred is in the north-east of France at 30 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Vred is 182 kilometres from Paris).

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

 
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