Achain tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Metz at 38 km from Achain

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Achain is situated in the Moselle department and Grand-Est region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Achain in Grand-Est.

Popular places to visit nearby include Metz at 38 km and Nancy at 39 km.

Achain, France: places to visit and attractions

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!



at 38 km (direction west-north-west)

As well as the cathedral it is the grand squares surrounded by 18th century...

See Metz guide


at 39 km (direction west-south-west), in the Meurthe-et-Moselle department

The centre of Nancy around Place Stanislaus is impressive enough to be classed as...

See Nancy guide


Most Beautiful Village at 48 km (direction east-south-east)

The centre of the small village of Saint-Quirin is very pleasant to explore, then...

See Saint-Quirin guide

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Markets in and near Achain

  • Faulquemont: market Thursday (14km)
  • Dieuze: market Friday (15km)
  • Saint-Avold: market Friday (22km)
  • Farebersviller: market Wednesday (30km)
  • Freyming-Merlebach: market Thursday (31km)
  • Sarralbe: market Thursday (34km)
  • Creutzwald: market Thursday (34km)
  • Luneville: market Tuesday & Saturday all day (37km)
  • Dombasle-sur-Meurthe: market Thursday (37km)
  • Forbach: market Tuesday & Friday (37km)

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Tourist attractions near Achain, France

What to do at Achain? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Achain.


  • Muséum-aquarium de Nancy (38km)

Heritage sites

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Lorraine (40km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Pange (26km)
  • Jardin Alexandre-Godron (38km)
  • Parc Sainte-Marie (40km)
  • Jardin botanique du Montet (43km)
  • Parc du château de Fléville-devant-Nancy (43km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lindre (18km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Sarreguemines (41km)
  • Rombas (52km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc animalier de Sainte-Croix (27km)
  • Parc zoologique d'Amnéville (49km)

Geography and distances

Achain is in the north-east of France at 38 kilometres from Metz, the department capital (general information: Achain is 310 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Achain

Canton: Château-Salins

Arrondissement: Château-Salins

Department: Moselle

Region: Lorraine

New region: Grand-Est

Postcode: 57340

Distance to Achain

from Metz (prefecture): 38 km

from Paris: 310 km

from Calais: 408 km

from Nice: 582 km

from Bordeaux: 708 km

from Strasbourg: 92 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Achain from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 19 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Baronville, Bellange, Brehain, Burlioncourt, Chateau-Brehain, Conthil, Dalhain, Destry, Haboudange, Harprich, Landroff, Marthille, Morhange, Pevange, Riche, Sotzeling, Suisse, Vannecourt and Villers-sur-Nied.

This page in French: Visiter Achain