Lille is a French commune, Lille is located in the North department and the Nord-Pas-de-Calais region. The appointment of the city come from the Isle term comes from Gallo-Roman S'Isula and Latin insula meaning island. The origin of the city dates back to 640. However, it is from the eleventh century that the town appears in archives. The County of Flanders consists Baudouin 1 in 866. Therefore, Lille became one of the capitals. The nineteenth and twentieth century, the city was Form submitted to the industrial and economic change. Since then, she has been linked to major capitals of northern Europe.
Tourism and visits to Lille
The city of art and history, proudly displays a rich heritage of many Flemish architectural influence, Burgundian, Spanish and French. Thus, you have the opportunity to admire the ancient fortifications of the city as high medieval walls. They were built from the seventeenth and the nineteenth century. See also the citadel built in 1667. It is integrated in the "iron belt" strongholds networks to stabilize the northern borders and protect Paris. The city also boasts many religious architecture in the Church of Our Lady of Fives. This building was dedicated in 1866. It is neo-gothic style. See also the Saint-Maurice is classified as a historic monument in church. This building was built in the late fourteenth century. Do not miss them at St. Andrew's Church. Its construction began in 1701. It is the subject of a registration as a historic monument. Other religious buildings are still to be observed including Sacred Heart Church, the church of Saint-Louis and Saint-Michel church.
To visit the city of Lille, you have the opportunity to use a shuttle service taking you to the most attractive of the destination sites. We offer and our three categories of comfortable and well-equipped cars. You have the choice between collective shuttle, car and private VIP luxury car. A competent driver will accompany you during the trip.
Transfer from Lille to Paris airports
The city of Lille is 167 km from Reims and 203 km from Paris. This destination is 196 km from Paris Beauvais airport, 197 km from Charles de Gaulle airport and 235 km from Orly airport.