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Balgau tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Neuf-Brisach at 10 km from Balgau

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Visit Balgau: highlights and tourist information

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Balgau is situated in the Haut-Rhin department and Alsace region (now part of the Grand-Est region), in the north-east of France at 22 kilometres from Colmar, the department capital (general information: Balgau is 397 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Neuf-Brisach at 10 km and Ottmarsheim at 15 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Balgau, 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 Balgau 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 Balgau


Markets in and near Balgau

  • Wittenheim: market Friday (19km)
  • Colmar: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday (22km)
  • Rixheim: market Thursday (23km)
  • Soultz-Haut-Rhin: market Wednesday & Wednesday & (23km)
  • Riedisheim: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Mulhouse: market Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Saturday & Friday (24km)
  • Guebwiller: market Tuesday & Friday (24km)
  • Wittelsheim: market Thursday (26km)
  • Turckheim: market Friday (27km)
  • Cernay: market Tuesday & Friday (30km)

More information about Balgau, Alsace

Tourist attractions near Balgau, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Thann (35km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de la Marseillaise (24km)
  • Parc Alfred-Wallach (25km)
  • Parc botanique de Mulhouse (25km)
  • Parc du domaine de Schoppenwihr (29km)
  • Parc du château de Kintzheim (38km)
  • Parc de Wesserling (40km)
  • Jardin d'altitude du Haut-Chitelet (42km)
  • Roseraie du Chatelet (51km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Hohneck (41km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Sausheim (20km)
  • Soultzmatt (23km)
  • Marckolsheim (27km)
  • Ribeauville (34km)
  • Bergheim (34km)
  • Huningue (37km)
  • Diebolsheim (42km)
  • Hirtzbach (44km)
  • Masevaux (44km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique et botanique de Mulhouse (25km)
  • Cigoland (38km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Balgau

Canton: Neuf-Brisach

Arrondissement: Colmar

Department: Haut-Rhin

Region: Alsace

New region: Grand-Est

Postcode: 68740

Distance to Balgau

from Colmar (prefecture): 22 km

from Paris: 397 km

from Calais: 531 km

from Nice: 470 km

from Bordeaux: 710 km

from Strasbourg: 75 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Blodelsheim, Dessenheim, Fessenheim, Geiswasser, Heiteren, Nambsheim, Roggenhouse and Rustenhart.

This page in French: Visiter Balgau

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