Wavrechain-sous-Denain tourism and travel guide

Photo of Wavrechain-sous-Denain in Nord

Photo is of Saint-Amand-les-Eaux at 13 km from Wavrechain-sous-Denain

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Wavrechain-sous-Denain 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 Wavrechain-sous-Denain in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Amand-les-Eaux at 13 km and Le Quesnoy at 18 km.

Wavrechain-sous-Denain, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 13 km (direction )

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

See Saint-Amand-les-Eaux guide
Le Quesnoy

Le Quesnoy

at 18 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Le Quesnoy guide


at 23 km (direction south-west)

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

See Cambrai guide


at 24 km (direction west)

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

See Douai guide
Forest of Mormal

Forest of Mormal

at 27 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Forest of Mormal guide


at 28 km (direction east)

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

See Bavay guide


at 33 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Maroilles guide


at 42 km (direction north-west)

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

See Lille guide


at 43 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Roubaix guide
Arras Carriere Wellington

Arras Carriere Wellington

Monument at 45 km (direction 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 46 km (direction west), in the Pas-de-Calais department

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

See Arras guide


at 51 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 56 km (direction south-west), in the Somme department

The town of Péronne is above all known for its impressive Museum commemorating life...

See Peronne guide

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Markets in and near Wavrechain-sous-Denain

  • Denain: market Thursday (1km)
  • Douchy-les-Mines: market Saturday (4km)
  • Escaudain: market Monday (5km)
  • Anzin: market Tuesday & Friday (8km)
  • Abscon: market Tuesday (8km)
  • Fenain: market Saturday (9km)
  • Beuvrages: market Sunday (9km)
  • Aniche: market Friday (11km)
  • Bruay-sur-l'Escaut: market Thursday & Sunday (12km)
  • Avesnes-les-Aubert: market Thursday & Sunday (15km)

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Tourist attractions near Wavrechain-sous-Denain, France

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

Heritage sites

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Scarpe-Escaut (11km)
  • l'Avesnois (37km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Notre Dame de Vaucelles (Les Rues-des-Vignes) (30km)
  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de La Treille (Lille) (42km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le jardin de Sylvie Fontaine (33km)
  • Le parc Barbieux (42km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle régionale de la Tourbière de Vred (14km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Pré des Nonnettes (15km)
  • Réserve naturelle régionale du Marais de Wagnonville (25km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Jardin écologique du Vieux-Lille (44km)
  • Les Prés du Hem (56km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Mastaing (8km)
  • Wattignies (38km)
  • Wasquehal (43km)
  • Guyencourt-Saulcourt (44km)
  • Tourcoing (47km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lille (43km)

Geography and distances

Wavrechain-sous-Denain is in the north-east of France at 42 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Wavrechain-sous-Denain is 181 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Wavrechain-sous-Denain

Canton: Denain

Arrondissement: Valenciennes

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 59220

Distance to Wavrechain-sous-Denain

from Lille (prefecture): 42 km

from Paris: 181 km

from Calais: 130 km

from Nice: 793 km

from Bordeaux: 680 km

from Strasbourg: 369 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Wavrechain-sous-Denain from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 24 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aubry-du-Hainaut, Bellaing, Denain, Douchy-les-Mines, Escaudain, Haulchin, Haveluy, Helesmes, Herin, Hornaing, La Sentinelle, Lourches, Maing, Monchaux-sur-Ecaillon, Neuville-sur-Escaut, Noyelles-sur-Selle, Oisy, Petite-Foret, Prouvy, Roeulx, Rouvignies, Thiant, Trith-Saint-Leger and Wallers.

This page in French: Visiter Wavrechain-sous-Denain