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Mont Noir

Mont Noir, 59270 Saint-Jans-Cappel, France

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About Mont Noir

The Mont Noir is a hill rising to 152  m altitudes in the mountains of Flanders a few hundred meters from the Franco-Belgian border and a few kilometers from Bailleul. It takes its name from the presence of a high concentration of black pine in the wood that covers this relief. The mountain is on the border between Belgium and France and depends on the municipality of Saint-Jans-Cappel. One of the nice location for a trek and also it gives a pamo=noramic view of this beautiful area.

Attractions near Mont Noir

Parking Les Prés du Hem14.1km from Mont Noir

The Parc des Prés du Hem is a peri-urban park located in Armentières , in the Lille metropolis , in the north of France. With a total area of ​​120 hectares, it was created around an artificial lake of 44 hectares intended to be a water reserve. Water sports are practiced there and there are activities for families.

Deûle park25.63km from Mont Noir

The Deûle park is a park suburban of 400  hectares of northern France structured around Upper Deûle, which was established to protect the good fields south of the irreplaceable Lille conurbation.  It is an important element of the regional green network and an important recreation area in a particularly densely urbanized region poor in green spaces. It is a rich mosaic of more or less natural or anthropogenic environments developed over a vast area of ​​former marshes, largely drained and above

Citadelle de Lille26.78km from Mont Noir

The Lille Citadel is a military structure built in the xvii th century for the defense of Lille and in the backyard. Baptized by Vauban himself the “queen of the citadels” , the military structure is remarkable for its size, the quality of its architecture, and its current state of conservation.  The citadel was classified as a historic monument.

Zoo Lille27.07km from Mont Noir

Zoo Lille or Parc Zoologique de Lille is a zoo in the North - French city of Lille.  The 3.5- hectare park opened in 1950 and is home to more than 300 different animals, spread over more than 80 species. What is special is that for many years access to the park was free, which has made it one of the greatest tourist attractions in the entire region. The park has 6 different parts including a tropical building, an African and an American part, and a monkey building.

Hospice Comtesse Museum27.84km from Mont Noir

Musée de l'Hospice Comtesse is an institution founded in 1237 by Johanna of Constantinople in Lille. The hospice was subsequently used as a home for the elderly, a function it retained until 1939. After serving as a depot, it was set up as a museum from 1962, with an emphasis on the history of the city and the hospital itself. The hospice is home to a museum and also a venue for exhibitions and concerts.

A beautiful and majestic Gothic cathedral which was built in the 19th century was located in the Vieux-Lille district, on the site of a former castle mound. The church was built in honor of the Virgin Mary and takes its name from a 12th-century statue of the saint that has miraculous properties ascribed to it. It was one of the architectural wonders in this area and also it is one of the main pilgrimage centres in this area.

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Hauts de France is the northernmost region of France. It is a popular tourist destination for visitors traveling to see the battlefields and memorials associated with the First and Second World Wars. The region also features many cultural and architectural treasures, majestic belfries that are UNESCO World Heritage Sites, castles,Gothic cathedralsa and beautiful landscapes.