Escalles is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Nord-Pas-de-Calais region of France.
A small village located 8 miles (13 km) west of Calais, at the junction of the D243 and D940 roads and at the foot of Mont d'Hubert (151m).
Historical population of Escalles
|From the year 1962 on: population without double counting—residents of multiple communes (e.g. students and military personnel) are counted only once.
Places of interest
- The cliffs.
- An old windmill.
- The Dover Patrol monument at the summit of Cape Blanc-Nez, dedicated to British and French sailors of World War I.
- The church of St.Maxime, dating from the sixteenth century.
- The Musée Transmanche.