Wambrechies tourism and travel guide

Photo of Wambrechies in Nord

Photo is of Lille at 6 km from Wambrechies

Visit Wambrechies: highlights and tourist information

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Wambrechies 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 Wambrechies in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Lille at 6 km and Roubaix at 9 km.

Wambrechies, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 6 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Lille guide


at 9 km (direction east)

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

See Roubaix guide


at 35 km (direction south)

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

See Douai guide


at 37 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Saint-Amand-les-Eaux guide


at 42 km (direction west-north-west)

The town of Cassel is built on the highest hill in the Flanders region...

See Cassel guide


at 46 km (direction west), in the Pas-de-Calais department

Now officially listed as a 'recommended detour' town, the highlight in Aire-sur-la-Lys is the...

See Aire-sur-la-Lys guide


at 49 km (direction west-north-west)

At Esquelbec you can admire the Flemand style town centre with its Chateau and...

See Esquelbecq guide
Arras Carriere Wellington

Arras Carriere Wellington

Monument at 49 km (direction south-south-west), in the Pas-de-Calais department

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

See Arras Carriere Wellington guide


at 49 km (direction south-west), in the Pas-de-Calais department

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

See Arras guide
Le Quesnoy

Le Quesnoy

at 64 km (direction south-east)

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

See Le Quesnoy guide

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Markets in and near Wambrechies

  • Croix: market Wednesday & Sunday & Saturday (7km)
  • Comines: market Monday (9km)
  • Haubourdin: market Friday (10km)
  • Hem: market Saturday (10km)
  • Halluin: market Saturday (12km)
  • Armentieres: market Friday (12km)
  • Cysoing: market Tuesday & Sunday (17km)
  • Annoeullin: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Bailleul: market Tuesday (22km)
  • Carvin: market Saturday (23km)

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

Tourist attractions near Wambrechies, France

What to do at Wambrechies? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Wambrechies.

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Scarpe-Escaut (38km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de La Treille (Lille) (6km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le parc Barbieux (8km)
  • Le jardin du Manoir-aux-Loups (12km)
  • La ferme du mont des Récollets (42km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle du Jardin écologique du Vieux-Lille (4km)
  • Les Prés du Hem (13km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (32km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (33km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (35km)
  • Dune fossile de Ghyvelde (55km)
  • Réserve naturelle de la Dune Marchand (58km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Wasquehal (6km)
  • Tourcoing (8km)
  • Wattignies (11km)
  • Mastaing (46km)
  • Arras (48km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lille (5km)

Geography and distances

Wambrechies is in the north-east of France at 6 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Wambrechies is 210 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Wambrechies

Canton: Lille-Ouest

Arrondissement: Lille

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 59118

Distance to Wambrechies

from Lille (prefecture): 6 km

from Paris: 210 km

from Calais: 89 km

from Nice: 839 km

from Bordeaux: 704 km

from Strasbourg: 411 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bondues, La Madeleine, Lambersart, Lille, Linselles, Lompret, Marcq-en-Baroeul, Marquette-Lez-Lille, Perenchies, Saint-Andre-Lez-Lille, Verlinghem and Wasquehal.

This page in French: Visiter Wambrechies