Wasquehal tourism and travel guide

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Visit Wasquehal: highlights and tourist information

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Wasquehal 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 6 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Wasquehal is 209 kilometres from Paris).

Tourist classifications for Wasquehal include "ville fleurie 4*".

Popular places to visit nearby include Roubaix at 4 km and Lille at 6 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Wasquehal, 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 Wasquehal 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 Wasquehal

Markets in and near Wasquehal

  • Croix: market Wednesday & Sunday & Saturday (2km)
  • Hem: market Saturday (4km)
  • Haubourdin: market Friday (12km)
  • Halluin: market Saturday (13km)
  • Cysoing: market Tuesday & Sunday (13km)
  • Comines: market Monday (14km)
  • Armentieres: market Friday (18km)
  • Annoeullin: market Tuesday (21km)
  • Libercourt: market Thursday (23km)
  • Carvin: market Saturday (23km)

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

Tourist attractions near Wasquehal, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Scarpe-Escaut (33km)

Churches and religious monuments

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

Remarkable gardens

  • Le parc Barbieux (2km)
  • Le jardin du Manoir-aux-Loups (13km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle du Jardin écologique du Vieux-Lille (6km)
  • Les Prés du Hem (18km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (29km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (31km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (32km)
  • Dune fossile de Ghyvelde (60km)
  • Réserve naturelle de la Dune Marchand (63km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Tourcoing (6km)
  • Wattignies (11km)
  • Mastaing (42km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lille (7km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Wasquehal

Canton: Roubaix-Ouest

Arrondissement: Lille

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 59290

Distance to Wasquehal

from Lille (prefecture): 6 km

from Paris: 209 km

from Calais: 95 km

from Nice: 835 km

from Bordeaux: 705 km

from Strasbourg: 405 km

Getting here

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

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bondues, Croix, Forest-sur-Marque, Hem, La Madeleine, Lannoy, Lille, Lys-Lez-Lannoy, Marcq-en-Baroeul, Marquette-Lez-Lille, Mouvaux, Roubaix, Saint-Andre-Lez-Lille, Tourcoing, Tressin, Wambrechies and Wattrelos.

This page in French: Visiter Wasquehal