Achen tourism and travel guide

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Visit Achen: highlights and tourist information

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Achen is situated in the Moselle department and Lorraine region (now part of the Grand-Est region), in the north-east of France at 73 kilometres from Metz, the department capital (general information: Achen is 353 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Bitche at 18 km and Neuwiller-les-Saverne at 29 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Achen, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Achen in Grand-Est.

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


Map of places to visit near Achen

Markets in and near Achen

  • Sarreguemines: market Tuesday & Friday (11km)
  • Sarralbe: market Thursday (11km)
  • Drulingen: market Saturday (20km)
  • Behren-les-Forbach: market Saturday (23km)
  • Farebersviller: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Stiring-Wendel: market Thursday & Saturday (25km)
  • Forbach: market Tuesday & Friday (26km)
  • Freyming-Merlebach: market Thursday (28km)
  • Saint-Avold: market Friday (34km)
  • Sarrebourg: market Tuesday & Friday (35km)

More information about Achen, Lorraine

Tourist attractions near Achen, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Achen.

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Vosges-du-Nord (23km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin botanique du col de Saverne (36km)
  • Jardin de la ferme bleue (39km)
  • Jardin de l'Escalier (52km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lindre (41km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Sarreguemines (11km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc animalier de Sainte-Croix (36km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Achen

Canton: Rohrbach-lès-Bitche

Arrondissement: Sarreguemines

Department: Moselle

Region: Lorraine

New region: Grand-Est

Postcode: 57410

Distance to Achen

from Metz (prefecture): 73 km

from Paris: 353 km

from Calais: 435 km

from Nice: 593 km

from Bordeaux: 751 km

from Strasbourg: 66 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bining, Etting, Gros-Rederching, Kalhausen, Oermingen, Rahling, Remelfing, Sarreinsming, Schmittviller, Wiesviller, Wittring and Zetting.

This page in French: Visiter Achen