Barchain tourism and travel guide

Photo of Barchain in Moselle

Photo is of Saint-Quirin at 13 km from Barchain

Visit Barchain: highlights and tourist information

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Barchain 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 Barchain in Grand-Est.

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Quirin at 13 km and Saverne at 30 km.

Barchain, France: places to visit and attractions

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



Most Beautiful Village at 13 km (direction south-east)

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

See Saint-Quirin guide


at 30 km (direction east), in the Bas-Rhin department

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

See Saverne guide


at 31 km (direction east), in the Bas-Rhin department

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

See Marmoutier guide


at 35 km (direction east-north-east), in the Bas-Rhin department

As well as the pretty half-timbered houses, the centre of Neuwiller-les-Saverne is dominated by...

See Neuwiller-les-Saverne guide


at 37 km (direction east), in the Bas-Rhin department

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

See Wasselonne guide
Le Struthof

Le Struthof

at 37 km (direction south-east), in the Bas-Rhin department

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

See Le Struthof guide


at 43 km (direction east-south-east), in the Bas-Rhin department

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

See Molsheim guide


at 44 km (direction east-south-east), in the Bas-Rhin department

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

See Rosheim guide


at 44 km (direction east-south-east), in the Bas-Rhin department

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

See Mont-Sainte-Odile guide


at 47 km (direction east-south-east), in the Bas-Rhin department

Obernai is perhaps the town in Alsace that has best preserved its original 15th...

See Obernai guide
Chateau d\'Andlau

Chateau d'Andlau

Castle at 47 km (direction south-east), in the Bas-Rhin department

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

See Chateau d'Andlau guide


at 49 km (direction east-south-east), in the Bas-Rhin department

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

See Barr guide


Most Beautiful Village at 49 km (direction east-south-east), in the Bas-Rhin department

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

See Mittelbergheim guide


at 51 km (direction north-east)

The citadel in Bitche is very interesting, with videos explaining the history and sieges...

See Bitche guide

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Map of places to visit near Barchain


Markets in and near Barchain

  • Sarrebourg: market Tuesday & Friday (8km)
  • Dieuze: market Friday (21km)
  • Drulingen: market Saturday (24km)
  • Saverne: market Thursday (30km)
  • Schirmeck: market Wednesday (32km)
  • Baccarat: market Friday (33km)
  • Rothau: market Saturday (33km)
  • Sarralbe: market Thursday (33km)
  • Senones: market Monday (35km)
  • Raon-l'Etape: market Saturday (35km)

More information about Barchain, Lorraine

Tourist attractions near Barchain, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Vosges-du-Nord (31km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin botanique du col de Saverne (30km)
  • Jardins de Callunes (40km)
  • Parc romantique et Art Nouveau du château (41km)
  • Domaine du Windeck (44km)
  • Parc du château de Pange (61km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lindre (18km)
  • Château de Moyen (38km)
  • Champ du Feu (41km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Sarreguemines (46km)
  • Itterswiller (51km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc animalier de Sainte-Croix (9km)

Geography and distances

Barchain is in the north-east of France at 74 kilometres from Metz, the department capital (general information: Barchain is 338 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Barchain

Canton: Sarrebourg

Arrondissement: Sarrebourg

Department: Moselle

Region: Lorraine

New region: Grand-Est

Postcode: 57830

Distance to Barchain

from Metz (prefecture): 74 km

from Paris: 338 km

from Calais: 443 km

from Nice: 557 km

from Bordeaux: 717 km

from Strasbourg: 59 km

Getting here

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

We have 20 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aspach, Bebing, Diane-Capelle, Gondrexange, Haut-Clocher, Heming, Hermelange, Hertzing, Imling, Kerprich-Aux-Bois, Landange, Laneuveville-les-Lorquin, Langatte, Lorquin, Metairies-Saint-Quirin, Neufmoulins, Nitting, Rhodes, Saint-Georges and Xouaxange.

This page in French: Visiter Barchain