Unmissable tourist sites
Calais Travel guide
Calais : Michelin's recommendations
Twenty million visitors pass through Calais every year! Moreover, since the Eurotunnel service was introduced, the town is only 1hr30min from London and Paris and 1hr from Brussels, making this town long famous for its lace an idea starting point to explore the Opal Coast as far as Le Touquet or to take a short trip across the Channel!
Tourist attractions Calais : Things to see and do
1 rue Croy F - 62100 Calais
Built in the 14C, during the English occupation. The wedding of Captain de Gaulle to a young lady from Calais took place here in 1921.
25 rue Richelieu F - 62100 Calais
Fine collections of sculpture (notably Rodin's preparatory sketches for the Burghers of Calais monument, and also works by Carpeaux, Bourdelle and Maillol) but mostly paintings, including contemporary art (Dubuffet, Fautrir, Arp).
place d'Armes F - 62100 Calais
Standing on the Place d'Armes is the 13C tour du Guet (watchtower) which, in wartime, kept a lookout for enemy action and, in peacetime, for fires. In the 19C, it was used as a lighthouse. The inhabitants of Calais stood on its platform to watch the ..
17 Rue Richelieu F - 62100 Calais
Located in Calais, the Richelieu is a 15-minute walk from the beach. This Bed and Breakfast offers rooms with free Wi-Fi, a TV and a balcony that overlooks the park. Breakfast is served daily at the Hotel Richelieu and guests are invited to relax in..
40 Rue Du Duc De Guise F - 62100 Calais
Prix Prices from : 45 €
Situated a few minutes’ walk from the ferry terminal in Calais Nord and the beach, the Hôtel Pacific offers cosy accommodation and free Wi-Fi. Rooms are comfortable and equipped with TV, telephone and private bathroom. The location is quiet yet cent..
ZAC Curie F - 62 100 CALAIS
B&B Hotels, 200 hotels designed with you in mind ! Welcome to the B&B Hotel CALAIS Coquelles Our large and comfortable rooms offer you a wardrobe, cosy beds, a desk, a television. Your room has got it's own private bathroom with shower, sink and toil..
quai de la Colonne F - 62100 Calais
This restaurant has a terrace facing Calais' fishing port. It serves ultra-fresh ingredients, often organic, prepared with a touch of originality.
3 bd de la Résistance F - 62100 Calais
This is a pleasant spot to eat before crossing the Channel. It has an elegant decor, classic cuisine, seafood, and a fine wine list (cellar opens onto restaurant).
bd des Alliés F - 62100 Calais
5 r. E. -Roche F - 62100 Calais
1 digue Gaston Berthe F - 62100 Calais
All aboard for a gourmet voyage, rich in seafood flavours! There is a ship's cabin-style ambience and an interesting wine list (good selection of Bordeaux).
20 r. Royale F - 62100 Calais
Right in the city centre, this old-fashioned bistro is not ancient history, despite its name! It serves traditional fare with no shortage of hearty canaille dishes such as tête de veau sauce gribiche and cassoulet. Tasty, hearty and not expensive.