Pas-de-Calais is located some 120 miles (193 kilometers) from Paris, the capital of France.
Staying in only one place, regardless of its popularity, will only ever furnish you with a limited view into the wider textures and qualities of a region. So schedule in some time to delve into Nord-Pas-de-Calais' other cultural and natural attractions. While you are in Nord-Pas-de-Calais, make the effort to get to Aire-sur-la-Lys. It's roughly 6 miles (10 kilometers) away from Pas-de-Calais and is home to the Belfry of Aire sur la Lys and Aire sur la Lys Town Hall. Another choice is to go to Arques. It's about 11 miles (18 kilometers) from Pas-de-Calais and is home to the Memorial to the Fallen and Public Garden.
Approximately 30 miles (48 kilometers) to the southeast of Pas-de-Calais is Arras, an important regional city home to Chateau de Barly, Citadelle d'Arras and Arras Hotel de Ville. Chateau de Grand Rullecourt, Castle of Couin and Maison Robespierre are just a sample of the other points of interest here that should be included on every traveler's schedule.
If you have great weather, head outdoors and discover Nord-Pas-de-Calais' lighthouses. Journey into the past while you are in the area. Discover one of the traditional villages for which this place is well known.
Nord-Pas-de-Calais is a great place to participate in a fascinating culinary tours that are available.
When the time comes to return to your friends and family at home, you'll be bidding this special place a fond Au revoir / À bientôt (farewell).