Wargnies-le-Grand tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Le Quesnoy at 7 km from Wargnies-le-Grand

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Wargnies-le-Grand 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 Wargnies-le-Grand in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Le Quesnoy at 7 km and Bavay at 10 km.

Wargnies-le-Grand, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Le Quesnoy

Le Quesnoy

at 7 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Le Quesnoy guide


at 10 km (direction east)

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

See Bavay guide
Forest of Mormal

Forest of Mormal

at 13 km (direction south-east)

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

See Forest of Mormal guide


at 20 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Maroilles guide


at 22 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Saint-Amand-les-Eaux guide


at 34 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Cambrai guide


at 34 km (direction east-south-east)

Solre-le-Chateau is best known for its church with a sloping spire and the town...

See Solre-le-Chateau guide


at 41 km (direction west)

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

See Douai guide


at 54 km (direction north-west)

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

See Roubaix guide


at 56 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Lille guide

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Markets in and near Wargnies-le-Grand

  • Bavay: market Friday (10km)
  • Anzin: market Tuesday & Friday (13km)
  • Bruay-sur-l'Escaut: market Thursday & Sunday (13km)
  • Beuvrages: market Sunday (14km)
  • Aulnoye-Aymeries: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Denain: market Thursday (19km)
  • Douchy-les-Mines: market Saturday (19km)
  • Escaudain: market Monday (22km)
  • Avesnes-les-Aubert: market Thursday & Sunday (23km)
  • Abscon: market Tuesday (25km)

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Tourist attractions near Wargnies-le-Grand, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Scarpe-Escaut (22km)
  • l'Avesnois (22km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (38km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de La Treille (Lille) (56km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le jardin de Sylvie Fontaine (20km)
  • Le parc Barbieux (54km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (31km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (31km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (42km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Jardin écologique du Vieux-Lille (57km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Mastaing (25km)
  • Wattignies (53km)
  • Guyencourt-Saulcourt (53km)
  • Wasquehal (55km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lille (57km)

Geography and distances

Wargnies-le-Grand is in the north-east of France at 56 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Wargnies-le-Grand is 187 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Wargnies-le-Grand

Canton: Quesnoy-Ouest

Arrondissement: Avesnes-sur-Helpe

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 59144

Distance to Wargnies-le-Grand

from Lille (prefecture): 56 km

from Paris: 187 km

from Calais: 146 km

from Nice: 784 km

from Bordeaux: 686 km

from Strasbourg: 352 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Wargnies-le-Grand from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 18 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bry, Curgies, Estreux, Eth, Frasnoy, Gommegnies, Jenlain, La Flamengrie, Maresches, Orsinval, Preseau, Preux-Au-Sart, Ruesnes, Saultain, Sebourg, Villereau, Villers-Pol and Wargnies-le-Petit.

This page in French: Visiter Wargnies-le-Grand