Houssen travel guide
Visit Houssen: Highlights and Tourist Information
Note: The photo above was taken in Colmar at 5 km from Houssen
Location: Houssen is situated in the Haut-Rhin department (Alsace region) in the north-east of France at 5 km from Colmar, the department capital. (General information: Houssen is 379 km from Paris and 507 km from the port at Calais).
Popular places to visit near Houssen: these include Colmar at 5 km and Riquewihr at 8 km. Parc du domaine de Schoppenwihr is a listed remarkable garden at 5 km and Colmar is a listed secteur sauvegarde at 5 km. For more places to visit nearby and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.
Photos taken within 10 km
Selected places to visit and attractions near Houssen, FranceSome places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend close to Houssen
Note that all distances from Houssen shown above are direct and real driving distances will be greater.
Houssen holidays and travel
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Markets near Houssen
- Colmar: market every Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday (5km)
- Riquewihr: market every Friday (7km)
- Kaysersberg: market every Monday & Friday (9km)
- Ribeauville: market every Saturday (9km)
- Turckheim: market every Friday (9km)
- Selestat: market every Tuesday & Saturday (16km)
- Munster: market every Saturday (20km)
- Ville: market every Wednesday (25km)
- Guebwiller: market every Tuesday & Friday (28km)
- Soultz-Haut-Rhin: market every Wednesday & Wednesday & (29km)
Tourist attractions nearby
Below we show places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Houssen and wondering what to do next! Positions of each of these attractions is shown on the Houssen map below.
Heritage Site Neuf-Brisach ville neuve (Vauban fortifications) (16km)
Recommended Detour Obernai (39km); Thann (41km)
Remarkable Garden Parc du domaine de Schoppenwihr (5km); Parc du château de Kintzheim (15km); Parc de la Marseillaise (27km); Jardin d'altitude du Haut-Chitelet (29km); Jardins de Callunes (37km); Domaine du Windeck (37km); Parc de Wesserling (39km); Le jardin de Marguerite (46km)
Secteur Sauvegarde Colmar (5km)
Site Of Natural Beauty Hohneck (29km); Ballon d'Alsace (52km)
Town Of Art And History Guebwiller (27km)
Ville Fleurie 4* Colmar (5km); Ribeauville (9km); Bergheim (9km); Eguisheim (10km); Marckolsheim (13km); Soultzmatt (21km); Itterswiller (27km); Guebwiller (28km); Diebolsheim (28km); Sausheim (37km); Masevaux (48km)
Zoo Or Wildlife Park Cigoland (15km)
Map of places to visit near Houssen & Location Information
Distance to Houssen
from Colmar (local prefecture): 5 km
from Paris: 379 km
from Calais: 507 km
from Nice: 492 km
from Bordeaux: 710 km
from Strasbourg: 58 km
* distances are direct not by road!
We have 15 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Houssen): Beblenheim, Bennwihr, Bischwihr, Colmar, Fortschwihr, Holtzwihr, Horbourg-Wihr, Ingersheim, Mittelwihr, Ostheim, Riedwihr, Riquewihr, Sigolsheim, Wickerschwihr and Zellenberg.
Haut-Rhin is in the north-east of France. Most visitors fly into Paris or drive from one of the channel port - Calais and Dunkirk are around 6 hours distance. For driving distances to Houssen from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
This page in French: Visitez Houssen