Calais Travel Guide
Calais is known for major cross channel ferry port. It is one of the beautiful cities in Nord Pas de Calais region of France and located across the English Channel. It is the favorite tourist destination for travelers coming for day trip, as it will take hardly 1hr to reach France from London through Ferry route. Being the closest point to London, its culture is similar to both UK and France.
Calais is fully packed with everything for which tourist are looking for. It offers array of tourist places like cultural attractions, religious places, museums, monuments, sun kissed beaches, sparkling nightlife and great shopping areas. I would suggest you to make your first visit to Bell Tower, which is watchtower originally constructed in 13th Century. Initially, it is treated as lighthouse in the 19th Century. If you love to roam around beaches, then its sun-kissed beaches are the perfect place for your enjoyment. If you want to catch the glimpse of breathtaking beauty of Calais, then make must visit to Phare de Calais, which was built in 1848. If you can reach its top, then you can see the amazing Calais city. it has 270 step spiral staircase.
Calais is fully packed with bountiful restaurants, cafes, bars, nightclubs, discos, theatres and Operas to make your evening full of enjoyment.
- Top Bars/Clubs in Calais
- Au Bureau Pub
- Au Theatre ce Soir
- Le Bar a Vins
- London Bridge pub
- Calais Shopping
Calais has great shopping areas and centres, where you can get products at cheaper rate than UK. Rue Royale, Calais’ is one of the famous shopping streets in Calais. You will find big showrooms, malls, bars, cafes and restaurants. The Living Centr is another famous shopping street in Calais.
Calais Travel Information
You can reach port city within one hour through high-speed Eurostar train. You simply need to take Chunnel train ( Eurostar) from London’s St Pancras International train station and arrive Calais International train station in record time of 1hr.
Trains are the most convenient and comfortable way to reach your destinations in Europe. I always travel by train in Europe, as you can also catch the stunning beauty of countryside. Eurostar is my favorite traveling option due to its thrilling speed of 186mph, punctuality rate (95%), great food, short check in process and excellent on-board facilities. You can also reach to Calais port by ferry. Calais port is gateway from UK to France.… Read MoreRead More