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Wimille tourism and travel guide

Photo of Wimille in Pas-de-Calais

Photo is of Wimereux at 2 km from Wimille

Visit Wimille: highlights and tourist information

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Wimille is situated in the Pas-de-Calais department and Hauts-de-France region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Wimereux at 2 km and Boulogne-sur-Mer at 4 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Wimille, 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 Wimille in Hauts-de-France.

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



at 2 km (direction west-north-west)

Wimereux is a seaside town with a fine selection of Belle...

See Wimereux guide


Seaside resort at 4 km (direction south-south-west)

The old town with its ramparts, castle and ancient streets...

See Boulogne-sur-Mer guide


at 5 km (direction south-west)

Nausicaa is a large aquarium and sea life centre...

See Nausicaa guide


at 14 km (direction north-north-east)

Wissant is a small seaside town in the north of...

See Wissant guide
Cap Blanc-Nez and Cap Gris-Nez

Cap Blanc-Nez and Cap Gris-Nez

Scenery at 19 km (direction north-north-east)

The Cap Blanc-Nez and the Cap Gris-Nez are classified...

See Cap Blanc-Nez and Cap Gris-Nez guide
Le Touquet

Le Touquet

Seaside resort at 28 km (direction south)

Upmarket Le Touquet is probably the most popular of the coastal resorts...

See Le Touquet guide


at 35 km (direction south-south-east)

The historic centre of the fortified town of Montreuil is lovely...

See Montreuil-sur-Mer guide


at 43 km (direction east-north-east), in the Nord department

The principal attraction at Gravelines is the fortifications, built by...

See Gravelines guide


at 44 km (direction east)

The attractive centre of Saint-Omr is one of the best...

See Saint-Omer guide


Seaside resort at 47 km (direction south), in the Somme department

Both the beach itself and the resort of Fort-Mahon-Plage...

See Fort-Mahon-Plage guide
Valloires abbey

Valloires abbey

Abbey at 48 km (direction south-south-east), in the Somme department

Valloires abbey is an 18th century Cistercian abbey with...

See Valloires abbey guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Pas-de-Calais

Map of places to visit near Wimille


Markets in and near Wimille

  • Boulogne-sur-Mer: market Wednesday (5km)
  • Ambleteuse: market Wednesday (5km)
  • Desvres: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Camiers: market Thursday & Monday (22km)
  • Coulogne: market Monday (25km)
  • Calais: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday (26km)
  • Ardres: market Thursday (27km)
  • Etaples: market Tuesday & Friday (28km)
  • Cucq: market Sunday - seasonal market only (31km)
  • Cucq: market Wednesday (31km)

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

Tourist attractions near Wimille, France

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


Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Beffroi de Boulogne-sur-Mer (Belfries of Belgium and France) (5km)
  • Beffroi de Calais (Belfries of Belgium and France) (26km)
  • Beffroi de Gravelines (Belfries of Belgium and France) (43km)
  • Beffroi d'Hesdin (Belfries of Belgium and France) (52km)

National Monuments

  • Column of the Grand Army (3km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Caps et Marais d'Opale (20km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Saulve (Montreuil-sur-Mer) (35km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cap Gris-Nez (11km)
  • Dunes d'Écault (12km)
  • Cap Blanc-Nez (18km)
  • Réserve naturelle de la Baie de Canche (24km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des grottes et des pelouses d'Acquin-Westbécourt et des coteaux de Wavrans-sur-l'Aa (37km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Platier d'Oye (41km)
  • Baie d'Authie (42km)
  • Forêt d'Hesdin (49km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Parc Bagatelle (37km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Le Touquet (28km)
  • Saint-Josse (33km)
  • Loon-Plage (49km)

Geography and distances

Wimille is in the north of France at 97 kilometres from Arras, the department capital (general information: Wimille is 218 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Wimille

Canton: Boulogne-sur-Mer-Nord-Est

Arrondissement: Boulogne-sur-Mer

Department: Pas-de-Calais

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 62126

Distance to Wimille

from Arras (prefecture): 97 km

from Paris: 218 km

from Calais: 26 km

from Nice: 893 km

from Bordeaux: 679 km

from Strasbourg: 502 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ambleteuse, Beuvrequen, Boulogne-sur-Mer, La Capelle-les-Boulogne, Maninghen-Henne, Marquise, Offrethun, Pernes-les-Boulogne, Pittefaux, Saint-Martin-Boulogne, Wacquinghen and Wimereux.

This page in French: Visiter Wimille

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