Mixture of nature, history, culture and traditions, the Nord-Pas-de-Calais offers a wide range of activities. Fishing villages and elegant seaside resorts of the Opal Coast, welcoming cities home to some fantastic architecture, waterways such as marshes and canals, waymarked footpaths in the three Regional Nature Parks, historic remains, numerous possibilities for sports and leisure activities, festive and friendly atmosphere of carnivals, fairs, taverns or breweries, make this a region packed with things to see and do.
TOURISM IN NORD-PAS-DE-CALAIS
The Nord is home to the city of culture, Lille, renowned for its Palace of Fine art, its old town and its huge annual flea market, but also offers visitors the fortified cities of Bergues, Gravelines, and Le Quesnoy, the picturesque Flanders mills and the famous Dunkirk carnival.
The natural sites and diverse landscapes of the Pas-de-Calais, ranging from the Opal Coast to the audomarois marshes and through the Capes site, are great for relaxation and sports activities, such as speed-sailing, sand-yachting, golf, walking, swimming, and cycling.
CITIES & TOWNS
TRAVEL & HOLIDAYS IN NORD-PAS-DE-CALAIS