Hellemmes-Lille is near a diverse collection of Lille’s attractions. Two destinations that should be at the top of every visitor’s itinerary is the wonderful Castle of Flers and the ever-popular Heron Park. If you have time, don’t miss the Sart Golf Club and the Brigode Golf Club.
To really get a feel for Lille, visit one of its fabulous cultural destinations. There are many excellent destinations to take the family for a couple of hours including the Palace of Fine Arts, Hospice Comtesse and the Lille Natural History Museum. See the region’s best and brightest performing live at Opera House, Theater Sebastopol and L'Aeronef.
If the weather is good, follow the lead of the locals who know the area best and make the most of the local natural destinations. When the sun is out, explore the Henri Matisse Park, one of the places where you can enjoy some time outdoors.
To really get a feel for the area, head to the nearby local attractions such as Lille Cathedral, the Old Stock Exchange and the Porte de Paris. These spots are a magnet for travellers from all over the world. For a tour of the nearby historic sights, don't miss the Citadel of Lille.
If you love to play golf, visit Flandres Golf in Marcq-en-Baroeul and the Lille Metropole Public Golf in Ronchin. It's a perfect way to get out and enjoy the outdoors.
To make sure you get the most out of this fascinating part of the world, think about booking a room at one of the area’s hotel or serviced apartment options. The Suite Novotel Lille Europe, the Olivarius Apart'Hotel, Villeneuve-d'Ascq and the Grand Hotel Bellevue are just some of the many great places to stay around here.