Route & dates
2 days in Arras Itinerary
Arras— 1 night
Train: 3 h
Arras is just small enough for you to enjoy over a leisurely walk along the two great squares providing a splendid collection of 155 unique façades of Flemish baroque architecture, with stop at the many bars and cafés along the way for refreshments.Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sat): wander the streets of Place des Heros, take an in-depth tour of Carriere Wellington, make a trip to Grand Place, then pause for some photo ops at Monument et Parc commémoratifs du Canada à Vimy, and finally make a trip to Le Beffroi d'Arras. On the 19th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: visit St-Leu, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedrale Notre-Dame d'Amiens, then admire the natural beauty at Les Hortillonnages d'Amiens, and finally take an in-depth tour of Maison de Jules Verne.
Before you visit Arras, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.
If you are flying in from United Kingdom, the closest major aiports are Charles de Gaulle International Airport, Lille-Lesquin Airport and Paris Beauvais Tillé Airport. In July, daytime highs in Arras are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.
Things to do in Arras
Amiens, Monument et Parc commémoratifs du Canada à Vimy
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