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Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Nord

Cheese specialty: Carninois (farm raw milk cheese).

Geographical information

Tourism label
Latitude50.5193340 (N 50° 31’ 10”)
Longitude2.9604070 (E 2° 57’ 37”)
AltitudeFrom 21m to 34m
Surface area2.33 km²
Population981 inhabitants
Density421 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureLille (23 km, 27 min)
Insee code59133
IntercommunalityCC de la Haute Deûle

Nearest cities & towns

Camphin-en-Carembault2.7 km (4 min)
Allennes-les-Marais2.8 km (6 min)
Annoeullin3.1 km (7 min)
Gondecourt3.6 km (6 min)
Carvin3.6 km (7 min)
Provin4.1 km (6 min)
Chemy4.6 km (7 min)
Herrin4.6 km (6 min)
Don5.1 km (8 min)
Phalempin5.2 km (8 min)
Bauvin5.6 km (10 min)
Houplin-Ancoisne6.1 km (9 min)
Libercourt6.9 km (9 min)
Seclin7.2 km (10 min)

Things to see and do

You can around 7am in the morning (if you're an early riser) or 19h to go to the dairy farm in the village entrance on your left where you will have the pleasure to buy milk (hot off the udder cow) and other specialties milk. After consultation with the owner, you can also watch the milking of cows (see for hours drafts).

You can also visit the interior of the church has been restored (see opening hours).

Events and festivities

For Easter egg hunt in the garden of the Mairie.

Rummage Sale: May 1.

14 July: fireworks.

Celebration July 21 (for St. Christopher) you can come for the blessing of your car, motorcycle ...


Sunday 4 october
Min. 2°C - Max. 19°C
Monday 5 october
Min. 14°C - Max. 19°C
Tuesday 6 october
Min. 15°C - Max. 18°C

Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Visit the belfry of Lille's City Hall with an audioguide
Culture and education9 € Lille (12 km)
Daytime bus tour: Lille's highlights!
Culture and education12 € Lille (14.8 km)
Lille old town guided walking tour
Culture and education9 € Lille (14.8 km)
Lille pass: visits, transport, monuments and museums included
Culture and education25 € Lille (14.8 km)
Paper chase with beer tasting in Lille
Entertainment23 € Lille (15 km)


Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Godewaersvelde, Heritage Village
HikeEasy2h00Godewaersvelde (38 km)
Vert Bocage Circuit
Village visitEasy3h15Staple (44 km)
Discovery trail around the town of Cassel
Village visitEasy1h30Cassel (46 km)
In the heart of the Battle
HikeEasy3h20Noordpeene (51 km)
Booneghem Circuit
HikeEasy2h00Nieurlet (56 km)


Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals