15 days in Nord Itinerary

15 days in Nord Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Milan
Fly + Drive:  7 h 45 min
1
Trelon
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
2
Dunkirk
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Croix
— 5 nights
Drive + Fly:  6 h
End: Milan

4
nights
Trelon

Trelon ©
Trélon is a commune in the Nord department in northern France.Trélon forms the western edge of the Calestienne region. Change things up with these side-trips from Trelon: Fort de Leveau (in Feignies), Les Fortifications de Vauban (in Maubeuge) and Musee departemental Matisse (in Le Cateau-Cambresis). Next up on the itinerary: stroll around ValJoly, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Abbaye de Vaucelles, see the interesting displays at AMV Atelier-Musee Du Verre, and enjoy some friendly competition at King Bowling.

To see maps, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Trelon trip maker tool.

Milan, Italy to Trelon is an approximately 8-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Traveling from Milan in August, expect Trelon to be a bit cooler, temps between 27°C and 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can travel to Dunkirk.

Things to do in Trelon

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Caudry, ValJoly, Fort de Leveau, Les Fortifications de Vauban, La Ferme du Pont des Loups
Highlights from your plan
Musee departemental Matisse ©
Musee departemental Matisse
ValJoly ©
ValJoly
AMV Atelier-Musee Du Verre ©
AMV Atelier-Musee Du Verre

5
nights
Dunkirk

Dunkirk ©
Dunkirk is a commune in the Nord department in northern France. Get out of town with these interesting Dunkirk side-trips: Abbaye Sainte Marie du Mont des Cats (in Godewaersvelde), Cassel (Jardin du Mont des Recollets & Centre Historique de Cassel) and Bois des Huit Rues V 1 Rocket Site (in Hazebrouck). And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Plage de Malo-les-Bains, admire the natural beauty at Jardin Public de Grande-Synthe, tour the pleasant surroundings at Plage de Gravelines, and admire the landmark architecture of Mairie de Dunkerque.

To see ratings, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Dunkirk road trip planning site.

Getting from Trelon to Dunkirk by car takes about 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in August, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Croix.

Things to do in Dunkirk

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Cassel, Gravelines, Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste, Abbaye Sainte Marie du Mont des Cats, Parc Galame
Highlights from your plan
Plage de Malo-les-Bains ©
Plage de Malo-les-Bains
Musee Portuaire ©
Musee Portuaire
Saint-Éloi Church ©
Saint-Éloi Church

5
nights
Croix

Croix ©
Croix is a commune in the Nord department in northern France.It is located northeast of the city of Lille about 7km from the centre.The headquarters of Auchan, a hypermarket chain, are located in Croix. Change things up with these side-trips from Croix: Centre historique minier - Musee de la Mine (in Lewarde) and Espace Terril des Argales (in Rieulay). There's much more to do: make a trip to Grande Place, contemplate the long history of Old Stock Exchange, explore the world behind art at Le Palais Des Beaux Arts de Lille, and meet the residents at Lille Zoo.

For ratings, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Croix trip planning website.

You can drive from Dunkirk to Croix in 1.5 hours. In August in Croix, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 16°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Croix

Museums Fun & Games Parks

Side Trips

Lille, Musee La Piscine, Centre historique minier - Musee de la Mine, Espace Terril des Argales, Jardin Botanique de Tourcoing
Highlights from your plan
Grande Place ©
Grande Place
Room Escape Games
Vieux-Lille ©
Vieux-Lille