Gravelines is close to a range of colorful Dunkerque’s well-known sights. Two attractions that should be at the top of every visitor’s to-do list is the wonderful Bois de Ruminghem Golf Club and the much-loved Eperlecques Blockhaus. Two other great attractions nearby Gravelines are the Calais Ferry Terminal and Calais Port.
Gravelines has a number of cultural attractions within easy reach that allow visitors to really get a feel for the area. In particular, you should make sure you check out Port Museum and the Musee des Beaux-Arts et de la Dentelle in Calais. The area is a dream destination for those who love art. Don’t miss the Place of Contemporary Arts and Action.
While you are in and around Gravelines, treat yourself with a visit to the Calais Hotel de Ville in Calais, Calais Lighthouse and the Les Six Bourgeois. If your spirit could do with a little renewal, you'll appreciate the peaceful atmosphere at sacred places like the Eglise Notre Dame in Calais.
Hit a few balls at Dunkerque Golf, amongst the most popular greens in the area.
Nearby Marcel-Tribut Stadium is the perfect place to spend an afternoon enjoying soccer, and to see local heroes, the Union sportive du littoral de Dunkerque, in action. On game days follow the sea of blue and white, to the stadium, then after the final siren sounds, join fellow sports lovers in the nearby pubs for a few post-game beers.
After a long day taking in the sights around Gravelines, put up your feet and relax in one of the area’s popular bed-and-breakfasts, hotels or short-stay apartments. The Campanile Calais, the Holiday Inn Calais and the All Suites Appart Hotel Dunkerque are just some of the most popular accommodation options here.