Places of Interest nearby
Location address: France, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, Douai
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Douai (Dutch: Dowaai) is a commune in the Nord département in northern France. It is a sub-prefecture of the department. Located on the river Scarpe some 40 kilometres (25 miles) from Lille and 25 km (16 mi) from Arras, Douai is home to one of the region’s most impressive belfries. The population of the metropolitan area, including Lens, was 552,682 in 1999.
Douai is a nice small city, that still have its ‘Beffroy’ (watchtower) and some other nice monuments.