Witternesse tourism and travel guide

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Visit Witternesse: highlights and tourist information

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Witternesse is situated in the Pas-de-Calais department and Nord-Pas-de-Calais region (now part of the Hauts-de-France region), in the north of France at 46 kilometres from Arras, the department capital (general information: Witternesse is 195 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Aire-sur-la-Lys at 4 km and Saint-Omer at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Witternesse, 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 Witternesse in Hauts-de-France.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Witternesse

Markets in and near Witternesse

  • Aire-sur-la-Lys: market Friday (4km)
  • Isbergues: market Thursday (8km)
  • Lillers: market Saturday (10km)
  • Auchel: market Tuesday (14km)
  • Arques: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Marles-les-Mines: market Saturday (16km)
  • Calonne-Ricouart: market Thursday (16km)
  • Hazebrouck: market Monday (18km)
  • Bruay-la-Buissiere: market Sunday & Friday (19km)
  • Fruges: market Saturday (19km)

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

Tourist attractions near Witternesse, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Beffroi d'Aire-sur-la-Lys (Belfries of Belgium and France) (4km)
  • Beffroi de Béthune (Belfries of Belgium and France) (21km)
  • Beffroi de Bailleul (Belfries of Belgium and France) (30km)
  • Beffroi d'Hesdin (Belfries of Belgium and France) (35km)
  • Beffroi d'Armentières (Belfries of Belgium and France) (38km)
  • Beffroi de Bergues (Belfries of Belgium and France) (40km)
  • Beffroi de Gravelines (Belfries of Belgium and France) (45km)
  • Arras citadelle (Vauban fortifications) (46km)
  • Beffroi et hôtel de ville d'Arras (Belfries of Belgium and France) (46km)
  • Beffroi de Calais (Belfries of Belgium and France) (52km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Caps et Marais d'Opale (35km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Saulve (Montreuil-sur-Mer) (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • La ferme du mont des Récollets (23km)
  • Parc du château de Sericourt (35km)
  • Le jardin des Lianes (40km)
  • Jardins de Valloires (48km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle nationale des grottes et des pelouses d'Acquin-Westbécourt et des coteaux de Wavrans-sur-l'Aa (18km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des étangs du Romelaëre (20km)
  • Forêt d'Hesdin (34km)
  • Les Prés du Hem (37km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Platier d'Oye (48km)
  • Forêt de Crécy (56km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Boubers-sur-Canche (37km)
  • Loon-Plage (44km)
  • Grande-Synthe (45km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Witternesse

Canton: Norrent-Fontes

Arrondissement: Béthune

Department: Pas-de-Calais

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 62120

Distance to Witternesse

from Arras (prefecture): 46 km

from Paris: 195 km

from Calais: 52 km

from Nice: 853 km

from Bordeaux: 678 km

from Strasbourg: 449 km

Getting here

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

We have 21 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aire-sur-la-Lys, Blessy, Boeseghem, Bourecq, Clarques, Ecquedecques, Enquin-les-Mines, Estree-Blanche, Flechin, Lambres, Lespesses, Liettres, Linghem, Mametz, Mazinghem, Norrent-Fontes, Quernes, Rebecques, Rely, Rombly and Saint-Hilaire-Cottes.

This page in French: Visiter Witternesse