Calais

Calais is a city and major ferry port in in the department of , of which it is a sub-prefecture. Although Calais is by far the largest city in Pas-de-Calais, the department's prefecture is its third-largest town of .
Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Lighthouse
is located in Calais in . Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Tourist attraction
The is a fortress that was initially constructed in the 16th century on the ruins of a medieval castle dating from the 13th century and whose purpose was to defend the city of Calais. Photo: Davy-62, CC BY-SA 2.0 fr.

Railway station
Calais-Ville is a railway station in the city centre of Calais, France. Photo: Bodoklecksel, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Public building
The is a 13th-century watchtower in Calais, , northern . Photo: Stefi123, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Calais

Latitude
50.9525° or 50° 57' 8.9" north
Longitude
1.8538° or 1° 51' 13.8" east
Open Location Code
9F23XV23+XG
Population
74,400
IATA airport code
CQF
United Nations Location Code
FR CQF
Elevation
6 metres (20 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 26691842
Geo­Names ID
3029162
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Calais
  • Arabic: Calais
  • Arabic: كاليه
  • Aragonese: Calais
  • Armenian: Կալե
  • Arpitan: Calais
  • Asturian: Calais
  • Azerbaijani: Kale
  • Bambara: Calais
  • Basque: Calais
  • Bavarian: Calais
  • Belarusian: Кале
  • Bengali: কালে
  • Bosnian: Calais
  • Breton: Calais
  • Bulgarian: Кале
  • Cajun French: Calais
  • Catalan: Calais
  • Cebuano: Calais
  • Chechen: Кале
  • Chinese: Calais
  • Chinese: 加來
  • Chinese: 加来
  • Chinese: 加萊
  • Chuvash: Кале
  • Corsican: Calais
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  • Danish: Calais
  • Dimli (individual language): Calais
  • Dutch: Calais
  • Dutch: Kales
  • Egyptian Arabic: كاليه
  • English: Dampierre-les-Dunes
  • English: Saint-Pierre-lès-Calais (réunie à Calais)
  • Esperanto: Calais
  • Esperanto: Kalezo
  • Estonian: Calais
  • Faroese: Calais
  • Finnish: Calais
  • French: Calais
  • French: Dampierre-les-Dunes
  • French: Saint-Pierre-lès-Calais (réunie à Calais)
  • Friulian: Calais
  • Galician: Calais
  • German: Calais
  • Gothic: 𐌺𐌰𐌻𐌰𐌹
  • Gothic: 𐌺𐌰𐌻𐌰𐌹𐍃
  • Greek: Καλαί
  • Gujarati: કેલેસ
  • Hebrew: קאלה
  • Hindi: कैले
  • Hungarian: Calais
  • Icelandic: Calais
  • Ido: Calais
  • Indonesian: Calais
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Calais
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  • Irish: Calais, an Fhrainc
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  • Jamaican Creole English: Calais
  • Japanese: カレー
  • Kabyle: Calais
  • Kalaallisut: Calais
  • Kannada: ಕಾಲೈಸ್
  • Kazakh: Кале
  • Kirghiz: Кале шаары
  • Kongo: Calais
  • Korean: 칼레
  • Latin: Calesium
  • Latin: Caletum
  • Latvian: Kalē
  • Ligurian: Calais
  • Limburgan: Kales
  • Lithuanian: Kalė
  • Low German: Calais
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  • Macedonian: Кале
  • Mainfränkisch: Calais
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  • Malay: Calais
  • Manx: Calais
  • Marathi: कॅलिस
  • Mazanderani: کاله (فرانسه)
  • Mazanderani: کاله
  • Min Nan Chinese: Calais
  • Minangkabau: Calais
  • Narom: Calais
  • Neapolitan: Calais
  • Norwegian: Calais
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Calais
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Calais
  • Occitan (post 1500): Calais
  • Papiamento: Calais
  • Persian: کاله
  • Picard: Calés
  • Piemontese: Calais
  • Polish: Calais
  • Pontic: Καλαί
  • Portuguese: Calais
  • Prussian: Calais
  • Romagnol: Calais
  • Romanian: Calais
  • Romansh: Calais
  • Russian: Кале
  • Sardinian: Calais
  • Scots: Calais
  • Scottish Gaelic: Calais
  • Serbian: Calais
  • Serbian: Кале
  • Serbo-Croatian: Calais
  • Sicilian: Calais
  • Silesian: Calais
  • Sinhala: කලෙස්
  • Slovak: Calais
  • Slovenian: Calais
  • South Azerbaijani: کاله
  • Spanish: Calais
  • Swahili: Calais
  • Swedish: Calais
  • Swiss German: Calais
  • Tamil: கலே
  • Tatar: Кале
  • Telugu: కాలయిస్
  • Thai: กาแล
  • Tosk Albanian: Calais
  • Turkish: Calais
  • Ukrainian: Кале
  • Urdu: کالایس
  • Urdu: کالے
  • Uzbek: Kale
  • Venetian: Calais
  • Vietnamese: Calais
  • Vlaams: Calais
  • Vlaams: Kales
  • Volapük: Calais
  • Walloon: Calais
  • Waray (Philippines): Calais
  • Welsh: Calais
  • Western Armenian: Քալիէ
  • Western Frisian: Calais
  • Western Frisian: Kales
  • Western Panjabi: کالے
  • Wolof: Calais
  • Wu Chinese: 加莱
  • Yiddish: קאַלע
  • Yiddish: קאלע
  • Yue Chinese: 加萊
  • Zulu: Calais
  • קאלעע

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