Wizernes tourism and travel guide

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Wizernes 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 61 kilometres from Arras, the department capital (general information: Wizernes is 206 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Omer at 5 km and Aire-sur-la-Lys at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Wizernes, 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 Wizernes 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 Pas-de-Calais

Map of places to visit near Wizernes

Markets in and near Wizernes

  • Arques: market Tuesday (6km)
  • Lumbres: market Friday (8km)
  • Aire-sur-la-Lys: market Friday (14km)
  • Isbergues: market Thursday (20km)
  • Audruicq: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Hazebrouck: market Monday (22km)
  • Fruges: market Saturday (23km)
  • Ardres: market Thursday (24km)
  • Lillers: market Saturday (24km)
  • Bourbourg: market Tuesday (26km)

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

Tourist attractions near Wizernes, France

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

Aquarium

  • Nausicaa - Centre national de la mer (45km)
  • Mareis (47km)

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

  • Beffroi d'Aire-sur-la-Lys (Belfries of Belgium and France) (14km)
  • Beffroi de Gravelines (Belfries of Belgium and France) (32km)
  • Beffroi de Bergues (Belfries of Belgium and France) (32km)
  • Beffroi de Béthune (Belfries of Belgium and France) (35km)
  • Beffroi de Bailleul (Belfries of Belgium and France) (36km)
  • Beffroi de Calais (Belfries of Belgium and France) (37km)
  • Beffroi de l'église St-Éloi de Dunkerque (Belfries of Belgium and France) (38km)
  • Beffroi et hôtel de ville de Dunkerque (Belfries of Belgium and France) (38km)
  • Beffroi d'Hesdin (Belfries of Belgium and France) (40km)
  • Beffroi de Boulogne-sur-Mer (Belfries of Belgium and France) (44km)

National Monuments

  • Column of the Grand Army (43km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Caps et Marais d'Opale (23km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Eglise de Saint-Saulve (Montreuil-sur-Mer) (42km)

Remarkable gardens

  • La ferme du mont des Récollets (21km)
  • Le jardin des Lianes (46km)
  • Jardins de Valloires (50km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle nationale des grottes et des pelouses d'Acquin-Westbécourt et des coteaux de Wavrans-sur-l'Aa (7km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des étangs du Romelaëre (9km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Platier d'Oye (35km)
  • Forêt d'Hesdin (38km)
  • Cap Blanc-Nez (43km)
  • Dune fossile de Ghyvelde (44km)
  • Réserve naturelle de la Dune Marchand (45km)
  • Réserve naturelle de la Baie de Canche (47km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Parc Bagatelle (54km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Loon-Plage (32km)
  • Grande-Synthe (34km)
  • Saint-Josse (48km)
  • Le Touquet (50km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Wizernes

Canton: Saint-Omer-Sud

Arrondissement: Saint-Omer

Department: Pas-de-Calais

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

Postcode: 62570

Distance to Wizernes

from Arras (prefecture): 61 km

from Paris: 206 km

from Calais: 38 km

from Nice: 867 km

from Bordeaux: 686 km

from Strasbourg: 462 km

Getting here

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

We have 18 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arques, Blendecques, Ecques, Esquerdes, Hallines, Helfaut, Heuringhem, Inghem, Leulinghem, Longuenesse, Pihem, Remilly-Wirquin, Saint-Martin-Au-Laert, Saint-Omer, Setques, Tatinghem, Wisques and Zudausques.

This page in French: Visiter Wizernes