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Avolsheim tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Molsheim at 2 km from Avolsheim

Visit Avolsheim: highlights and tourist information

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Avolsheim is situated in the Bas-Rhin department and Grand-Est region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Molsheim at 2 km and Rosheim at 7 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Avolsheim, 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 Avolsheim in Grand-Est.

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



at 2 km (direction south-south-west)

Although Molsheim is now quite a large town it is the small...

See Molsheim guide


at 7 km (direction south-south-west)

The roman style church is one highlight in Rosheim, and the oldest...

See Rosheim guide


at 9 km (direction north-north-west)

Although lacking major monuments Wasselonee is a pleasant town to explore when...

See Wasselonne guide


at 11 km (direction south)

Obernai is perhaps the town in Alsace that has best preserved its...

See Obernai guide


at 15 km (direction south-west)

Mont-Saint-Odile is a very popular pilgrimage destination, and has been since the...

See Mont-Sainte-Odile guide


at 17 km (direction north-west)

It is the abbey, and in particular its ornate facade, that is...

See Marmoutier guide


at 17 km (direction south-south-west)

Less visited than many, Barr is something of an undiscovered gem among...

See Barr guide


Heritage Site at 19 km (direction east)

The city of Strasbourg is one of the most important in France,...

See Strasbourg guide


Most Beautiful Village at 19 km (direction south-south-west)

Mittelbergheim is one of several Alsave villages classed among the most beautiful...

See Mittelbergheim guide
Strasbourg cathedral

Strasbourg cathedral

Cathedral at 19 km (direction east)

Strasbourg cathedral is a gothic style construction with a remarkable facade and...

See Strasbourg cathedral guide
Chateau d'Andlau

Chateau d'Andlau

Castle at 19 km (direction south-south-west)

It is the views as much as the castle itself at Chateau...

See Chateau d'Andlau guide


at 22 km (direction south)

After exploring Epfig village be sure to visit the 11th century chapel...

See Epfig guide
Le Struthof

Le Struthof

at 23 km (direction west-south-west)

Le Struthof is the only Nazi Concentration camp to have been built...

See Le Struthof guide


at 23 km (direction north-west)

The Chateau des Rohans dominates the medieval heart of Saverne, well placed...

See Saverne guide

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

Map of places to visit near Avolsheim


Markets in and near Avolsheim

  • Molsheim: market Monday (2km)
  • Wasselonne: market Monday (9km)
  • Obernai: market Thursday (11km)
  • Ostwald: market Friday (16km)
  • Illkirch-Graffenstaden: market Saturday (16km)
  • Barr: market Saturday (18km)
  • Schiltigheim: market Thursday (19km)
  • Bischheim: market Friday (20km)
  • Erstein: market Thursday (20km)
  • Strasbourg: market Wednesday all day & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & Monday all day & Friday all day (20km)

Hotels near Avolsheim

More information about Avolsheim, Alsace

Tourist attractions near Avolsheim, France

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

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 (36km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin du chateau de Kolbsheim (7km)
  • Domaine du Windeck (12km)
  • Jardin botanique de l'université de Strasbourg (19km)
  • Le jardin de Marguerite (20km)
  • Jardin botanique du col de Saverne (23km)
  • Jardin de l'Escalier (25km)
  • Parc du château de Kintzheim (35km)
  • Jardin de la ferme bleue (39km)
  • Jardins de Callunes (43km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Champ du Feu (25km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Bischheim (20km)
  • Itterswiller (22km)
  • Diebolsheim (32km)
  • Drusenheim (40km)
  • Bergheim (41km)
  • Ribeauville (43km)
  • Marckolsheim (44km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Cigoland (34km)
  • Parc animalier de Sainte-Croix (50km)

Geography and distances

Avolsheim is in the north-east of France at 19 kilometres from Strasbourg, the department capital (general information: Avolsheim is 379 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Avolsheim

Canton: Molsheim

Arrondissement: Molsheim

Department: Bas-Rhin

Region: Alsace

New region: Grand-Est

Postcode: 67120

Distance to Avolsheim

from Strasbourg (prefecture): 19 km

from Paris: 379 km

from Calais: 485 km

from Nice: 540 km

from Bordeaux: 741 km

from Strasbourg: 19 km

Getting here

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 Avolsheim from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 24 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Altorf, Balbronn, Bergbieten, Dachstein, Dahlenheim, Dangolsheim, Dinsheim, Dorlisheim, Duttlenheim, Ergersheim, Ernolsheim-Bruche, Flexbourg, Furdenheim, Gresswiller, Handschuheim, Kirchheim, Molsheim, Mutzig, Odratzheim, Osthoffen, Soultz-les-Bains, Traenheim, Westhoffen and Wolxheim.

This page in French: Visiter Avolsheim

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