Altkirch tourism and travel guide
Visit Altkirch: highlights and tourist informationTravel Guide To Visit Attractions
France This Way comment: In the oldest part of Altkirch you can still see part of the defensive walls and a medieval gateway into the town
This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Altkirch. For detailed visitor information see the Altkirch travel guide.
Altkirch is situated in the Haut-Rhin department and Alsace region (now part of the Grand-Est region), in the north-east of France at 52 kilometres from Colmar, the department capital (general information: Altkirch is 387 kilometres from Paris).
Altkirch, 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 Altkirch in Grand-Est.
Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!
... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Haut-Rhin
Map of places to visit near Altkirch
Markets in and near Altkirch
Market days in Altkirch: weekly market: Thursday;
- Altkirch: market Thursday (0km)
- Mulhouse: market Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Saturday & Friday (16km)
- Sierentz: market Wednesday (17km)
- Riedisheim: market Wednesday (17km)
- Rixheim: market Thursday (18km)
- Wittelsheim: market Thursday (21km)
- Cernay: market Tuesday & Friday (21km)
- Wittenheim: market Friday (22km)
- Thann: market Saturday (22km)
- Saint-Louis: market Saturday all day (24km)
More information about Altkirch, Alsace
Tourist attractions near Altkirch, France
Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Altkirch.
Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)
- Thann (23km)
- Parc botanique de Mulhouse (15km)
- Parc Alfred-Wallach (15km)
- Roseraie du Chatelet (25km)
- Parc de la Marseillaise (31km)
- Parc de Wesserling (34km)
Sites of natural beauty
- Ballon d'Alsace (37km)
Towns of Art and history
Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)
- Hirtzbach (4km)
- Sausheim (21km)
- Masevaux (25km)
- Huningue (26km)
- Belfort (28km)
- Rougegoutte (32km)
- Montbeliard (35km)
- Soultzmatt (38km)
- Mandeure (38km)
Zoo and/or wildlife park
- Parc zoologique et botanique de Mulhouse (15km)
Geography and distances
Distance to Altkirch
from Colmar (prefecture): 52 km
from Paris: 387 km
from Calais: 538 km
from Nice: 436 km
from Bordeaux: 676 km
from Strasbourg: 113 km
Altkirch 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 Altkirch from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.
We have 23 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aspach, Ballersdorf, Balschwiller, Bettendorf, Carspach, Eglingen, Emlingen, Heidwiller, Heiwiller, Henflingen, Hirsingue, Hirtzbach, Illfurth, Luemschwiller, Obermorschwiller, Saint-Bernard, Schwoben, Spechbach-le-Bas, Tagolsheim, Tagsdorf, Walheim, Willer and Wittersdorf.
This page in French: Visiter Altkirch