Wormhout tourism and travel guide

Photo of Wormhout in Nord

Photo is of Esquelbecq at 2 km from Wormhout

Visit Wormhout: highlights and tourist information

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Wormhout 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 Wormhout in Hauts-de-France.

Popular places to visit nearby include Esquelbecq at 2 km and Cassel at 9 km.

Wormhout, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 2 km (direction west)

At Esquelbec you can admire the Flemand style town centre with its Chateau and...

See Esquelbecq guide


at 9 km (direction south-south-east)

The town of Cassel is built on the highest hill in the Flanders region...

See Cassel guide


at 21 km (direction west-south-west), in the Pas-de-Calais department

The attractive centre of Saint-Omr is one of the best towns to see houses...

See Saint-Omer guide


at 26 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Gravelines guide


at 28 km (direction south-south-west), in the Pas-de-Calais department

Now officially listed as a 'recommended detour' town, the highlight in Aire-sur-la-Lys is the...

See Aire-sur-la-Lys guide


at 50 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Lille guide


at 68 km (direction west-south-west), in the Pas-de-Calais department

The historic centre of the fortified town of Montreuil is lovely to explore with...

See Montreuil-sur-Mer guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Nord

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Markets in and near Wormhout

  • Bergues: market Monday (10km)
  • Coudekerque-Branche: market Tuesday (16km)
  • Dunkerque: market Wednesday & Tuesday & Sunday (17km)
  • Grande-Synthe: market Tuesday & Thursday (18km)
  • Hazebrouck: market Monday (18km)
  • Bourbourg: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Arques: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Bailleul: market Tuesday (26km)
  • Gravelines: market Sunday & Friday (26km)
  • Audruicq: market Wednesday (27km)

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

Tourist attractions near Wormhout, France

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

Heritage sites

  • Beffroi de Bergues (Belfries of Belgium and France) (10km)
  • Beffroi de l'église St-Éloi de Dunkerque (Belfries of Belgium and France) (18km)
  • Beffroi et hôtel de ville de Dunkerque (Belfries of Belgium and France) (18km)
  • Beffroi de Bailleul (Belfries of Belgium and France) (25km)
  • Beffroi de Gravelines (Belfries of Belgium and France) (26km)
  • Beffroi d'Aire-sur-la-Lys (Belfries of Belgium and France) (28km)
  • Beffroi d'Armentières (Belfries of Belgium and France) (37km)
  • Beffroi de Comines (Belfries of Belgium and France) (40km)
  • Beffroi de Béthune (Belfries of Belgium and France) (41km)
  • Beffroi de Calais (Belfries of Belgium and France) (43km)
  • Beffroi de Loos (Belfries of Belgium and France) (49km)
  • Beffroi de Lille (Belfries of Belgium and France) (51km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Caps et Marais d'Opale (42km)

Churches and religious monuments

  • Cathédrale Notre Dame de La Treille (Lille) (50km)

Remarkable gardens

  • La ferme du mont des Récollets (9km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Réserve naturelle nationale des étangs du Romelaëre (17km)
  • Dune fossile de Ghyvelde (20km)
  • Réserve naturelle de la Dune Marchand (21km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Platier d'Oye (31km)
  • Réserve naturelle nationale des grottes et des pelouses d'Acquin-Westbécourt et des coteaux de Wavrans-sur-l'Aa (32km)
  • Les Prés du Hem (35km)
  • Réserve naturelle du Jardin écologique du Vieux-Lille (49km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Grande-Synthe (18km)
  • Loon-Plage (21km)
  • Wattignies (53km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique de Lille (49km)

Geography and distances

Wormhout is in the north-east of France at 50 kilometres from Lille, the department capital (general information: Wormhout is 226 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Wormhout

Canton: Wormhout

Arrondissement: Dunkerque

Department: Nord

Region: Nord-Pas-de-Calais

New region: Hauts-de-France

Postcode: 59470

Distance to Wormhout

from Lille (prefecture): 50 km

from Paris: 226 km

from Calais: 44 km

from Nice: 876 km

from Bordeaux: 710 km

from Strasbourg: 458 km

Getting here

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

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arneke, Bambecque, Bissezeele, Crochte, Esquelbecq, Herzeele, Ledringhem, Oudezeele, Quaedypre, Rexpoede, Socx, West-Cappel, Wylder and Zegerscappel.

This page in French: Visiter Wormhout