Things to do in Wattrelos

New to Wattrelos? Here are the best things to do while you're there.

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Start with the Top Sights in Wattrelos

If you're in Wattrelos to see the sights, you can't miss any of these.

La Piscine - Musée d'art et d'industrie André Diligent de Roubaix

⭐️ 4.7 (6574)

Educational farm Lion Park

⭐️ 4.1 (428)

Musée des Arts et Traditions Populaires de Wattrelos

⭐️ 4.5 (167)

The top affordable restaurants in Wattrelos

Discover a variety of budget-friendly dining options in Wattrelos city, offering delicious cuisine without breaking the bank.

Le Kabylia

⭐️ 4.5 (680)

Price Range: $$

Le Relais de Beaulieu

⭐️ 4.5 (418)

Price Range: $$

Les Deux Saveurs

⭐️ 4.6 (316)

Price Range: $

Checkout these incredible local experiences in Wattrelos

These are curated, high quality experiences in Wattrelos hosted by locals!

Gourmet and unusual tour


Yummy food tour in the heart of Lille

Intro to mixology in our bar in the Old Town

An enchanted break in photos in the streets of Lille

Geocaching in the Hauts de France

Models, sculpter!

Enjoy a Meal in Nantes with a Private Chef

Create your weaving!

Discover the history of chocolate in Lille

End your night in some of the best bars in Wattrelos

Discover the most vibrant nightlife scenes in Wattrelos, curated exclusively for you.

Le Relais de Beaulieu

⭐️ 4.5 (435)

Price Range: $$

Georgy's BAR

⭐️ 4.4 (309)

Price Range: $$

Le PIERROT Bar Brasserie

⭐️ 4.4 (207)

Price Range: $

Le Français

⭐️ 4.6 (171)

Samain Didier

⭐️ 4.3 (115)

Le Loft - Bar étudiant Roubaix

⭐️ 4.4 (97)

La Licorne

⭐️ 4.7 (71)

Café de La Houzarde

⭐️ 4.1 (56)


⭐️ 4.6 (48)


⭐️ 4.4 (30)

Check out these bookable attractions in Wattrelos

These are some of the best tours, museums, and activities in Wattrelos.

Classic Convertible 2CV Tour with Champagne

Private City Tour in a Convertible Citroen 2CV

City Tour on a Convertible Citroen 2CV

Canadian World War l Battlefield Tour

World War II Battlegrounds Experience

City Sightseeing Tour

Self-guided City Trail

Private Tour in a Convertible

Self-guided City Trail Adventure

Paintball Experience with Equipment Included

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  1. Explore Château Henry IV: Constructed during the reign of French king Henry IV in the 16th century, Château Henry IV offers visitors a unique look into medieval political and military history. With its thick walls and strategic position in the city, the castle has often been in the centre of political action.
  2. Take a Stroll Through the Parc Mourenx: Parc Mourenx is a beautiful public park located in the centre of Wattrelos. With its colourful flowerbeds, abundance of trees, and unobstructed views of the Romanesque church, this park is a great place to enjoy the outdoors.
  3. Relax at La Ménagerie de Wattrelos: Covering

Wattrelos, located in northern France, is an ideal destination for summer and early autumn trips. During the summer, visitors can take advantage of the excellent beaches and warm weather of the area. In early autumn, the charming forests and beautiful landscapes of the area will make for an unforgettable experience.

An ideal trip to Wattrelos, France would require a minimum of three days. On the first day, visitors can explore the city center, visit the colorful outdoor markets, and stop by the impressive Castle of Voltige. The following day, visitors can stroll through the botanical gardens, tour the beautiful Saint-Elisabeth Church, or take a canoeing tour down the River Deule. On the last day, visitors can savor the sights of the countryside, with delightful stops to admire the beauty of Wattrelos' many bridges, and enjoy a traditional meal at a local cafe.

Wattrelos is an excellent place to explore by foot. The city's pedestrian pathways and walkways are clean and well-maintained, so it's a pleasure to wander around. Biking is also a great way to get around; the city offers several kilometres of bike lanes, allowing you easy access to key points of interest. Additionally, taking advantage of the city's public transport system is a fast and convenient way to traverse Wattrelos. Buses, trams and regional trains connect various neighbourhoods, so it's easy to get from one side of town to the other.

Wattrelos is an exciting city for kids, with lots of activities to choose from. A great place to visit with the kids is the La Carriere de Lupinax, a 14-hectare adventure park complex with huge fun slides, climbing walls, mazes and zip lines. For a more educational experience, kids can explore the Sites de la Mine. Here they will learn about the city’s tradition of coal mining and can see the huge slag heaps, blast furnaces and other mining relics. Finally, no visit to Wattrelos is complete without a stop at Citadelle de Wattrelos for a serene walk among its extensive, beautifully landscaped grounds.

We've actually curated a complete list of the best bars in Wattrelos. To start off we'd have to mention La Licorne, Bar Brasserie Le Sportugal, Le fer à cheval. Check out our page on the best bars in Wattrelos.

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