Saverne tourism and travel guide

Photo of Saverne in Bas-Rhin

Visit Saverne: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: The Chateau des Rohans dominates the medieval heart of Saverne, well placed for exploring the Vosges mountains

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Saverne. For detailed visitor information see the Saverne travel guide

Saverne is situated in the Bas-Rhin, Alsace region (now part of the Grand-Est region), in the north-east of France at 33 km from Strasbourg, the department capital. (General information: Saverne is 368 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Neuwiller-les-Saverne at 10 km and Wasselonne at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saverne, France: places to visit and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Saverne in Grand-Est. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Bas-Rhin

Map of places to visit near Saverne

Markets in and near Saverne

Market days in Saverne: weekly market: Thursday;

  • Saverne: market Thursday (0km)
  • Wasselonne: market Monday (13km)
  • Drulingen: market Saturday (19km)
  • Sarrebourg: market Tuesday & Friday (23km)
  • Molsheim: market Monday (24km)
  • Brumath: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Reichshoffen: market Thursday (30km)
  • Schirmeck: market Wednesday (31km)
  • Niederbronn-les-Bains: market Friday (31km)
  • Bischheim: market Friday (32km)

More information about Saverne, Alsace

Tourist attractions to visit near Saverne, France

Below we show places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Saverne and wondering what to do next!

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Vosges-du-Nord (14km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin botanique du col de Saverne (0km) [Map]
  • Jardin de l'Escalier (25km) [Map]
  • Jardin du chateau de Kolbsheim (26km) [Map]
  • Jardin de la ferme bleue (27km) [Map]
  • Domaine du Windeck (32km) [Map]
  • Jardin botanique de l'université de Strasbourg (33km) [Map]
  • Le jardin de Marguerite (40km) [Map]
  • Jardins de Callunes (51km) [Map]

Sites of natural beauty

  • Champ du Feu (39km) [Map]
  • Lindre (45km) [Map]

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Bischheim (32km) [Map]
  • Itterswiller (42km) [Map]
  • Drusenheim (43km) [Map]
  • Sarreguemines (47km) [Map]

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc animalier de Sainte-Croix (35km) [Map]

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saverne

Canton: Saverne

Arrondissement: Saverne

Department: Bas-Rhin

Region: Alsace

Postcode: 67700

Distance to Saverne

from Strasbourg (prefecture): 33 km

from Paris: 368 km

from Calais: 465 km

from Nice: 560 km

from Bordeaux: 744 km

from Strasbourg: 33 km

Getting here

Saverne is in the north-east of France. Most visitors fly into Paris or drive from one of the channel ports such as Calais or Dunkirk (allow around 6 hours) For driving distances to Saverne from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 19 other places listed as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Saverne): Danne-et-Quatre-Vents, Eckartswiller, Ernolsheim-les-Saverne, Furchhausen, Gottenhouse, Haegen, Hattmatt, Kleingoeft, Lochwiller, Marmoutier, Monswiller, Ottersthal, Otterswiller, Reutenbourg, Saint-Jean-Saverne, Schwenheim, Steinbourg, Thal-Marmoutier and Waldolwisheim.

This page in French: Visitez Saverne