Belles-Forets tourism and travel guide

Photo of Belles-Forets in Moselle

Photo is of Saint-Quirin at 27 km from Belles-Forets

Visit Belles-Forets: highlights and tourist information

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Belles-Forets 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 Belles-Forets in Grand-Est.

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint-Quirin at 27 km and Saverne at 36 km.

Belles-Forets, France: places to visit and attractions

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



Most Beautiful Village at 27 km (direction south-east)

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

See Saint-Quirin guide


at 36 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 38 km (direction east), in the Bas-Rhin department

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

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at 39 km (direction east-south-east), in the Bas-Rhin department

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

See Marmoutier guide


at 46 km (direction east-south-east), in the Bas-Rhin department

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

See Wasselonne guide


at 48 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Bitche guide
Le Struthof

Le Struthof

at 50 km (direction south-east), in the Bas-Rhin department

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

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at 54 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 56 km (direction east-south-east), in the Bas-Rhin department

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

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at 57 km (direction south-east), in the Bas-Rhin department

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

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at 59 km (direction east-south-east), in the Bas-Rhin department

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

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Chateau d\'Andlau

Chateau d'Andlau

Castle at 61 km (direction south-east), in the Bas-Rhin department

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

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at 62 km (direction south-east), in the Bas-Rhin department

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

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Most Beautiful Village at 62 km (direction south-east), in the Bas-Rhin department

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

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Map of places to visit near Belles-Forets


Markets in and near Belles-Forets

  • Dieuze: market Friday (12km)
  • Sarrebourg: market Tuesday & Friday (16km)
  • Drulingen: market Saturday (23km)
  • Sarralbe: market Thursday (23km)
  • Faulquemont: market Thursday (32km)
  • Farebersviller: market Wednesday (33km)
  • Saint-Avold: market Friday (34km)
  • Sarreguemines: market Tuesday & Friday (35km)
  • Saverne: market Thursday (37km)
  • Freyming-Merlebach: market Thursday (37km)

More information about Belles-Forets, Lorraine

Tourist attractions near Belles-Forets, France

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Vosges-du-Nord (32km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin botanique du col de Saverne (36km)
  • Parc romantique et Art Nouveau du château (45km)
  • Parc du château de Pange (49km)
  • Domaine du Windeck (57km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lindre (10km)
  • Château de Moyen (44km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Sarreguemines (35km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc animalier de Sainte-Croix (5km)

Geography and distances

Belles-Forets is in the north-east of France at 61 kilometres from Metz, the department capital (general information: Belles-Forets is 332 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Belles-Forets

Canton: Fénétrange

Arrondissement: Sarrebourg

Department: Moselle

Region: Lorraine

New region: Grand-Est

Postcode: 57930

Distance to Belles-Forets

from Metz (prefecture): 61 km

from Paris: 332 km

from Calais: 431 km

from Nice: 569 km

from Bordeaux: 719 km

from Strasbourg: 69 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Belles-Forets from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bassing, Cutting, Desseling, Domnon-les-Dieuze, Fribourg, Guermange, Lostroff, Loudrefing, Mittersheim, Rorbach-les-Dieuze and Zommange.

This page in French: Visiter Belles-Forets