Benfeld tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Ebersmunster at 8 km from Benfeld

Visit Benfeld: highlights and tourist information

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Benfeld is situated in the Bas-Rhin 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 Benfeld in Grand-Est.

Popular places to visit nearby include Ebersmunster at 8 km and Epfig at 10 km.

Benfeld, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Ebersmunster

Ebersmunster

at 8 km (direction south-west)

The remarkable baroque style Abbey Church of Ebersmunster is the principal place of interest...

See Ebersmunster guide
Epfig

Epfig

at 10 km (direction west)

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

See Epfig guide
Barr

Barr

at 11 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Barr guide
Mittelbergheim

Mittelbergheim

Most Beautiful Village at 11 km (direction west)

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

See Mittelbergheim guide
 
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Obernai

Obernai

at 13 km (direction north-west)

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 14 km (direction west)

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

See Chateau d'Andlau guide
Mont-Sainte-Odile

Mont-Sainte-Odile

at 16 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Mont-Sainte-Odile guide
Selestat

Selestat

at 16 km (direction south-west)

One interesting feature of Selestat is the very wide range of architectural styles seen...

See Selestat guide
Rosheim

Rosheim

at 17 km (direction north-west)

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

See Rosheim guide
Kientzheim

Kientzheim

at 20 km (direction west-south-west)

As well as the village itself there are several popular attractions close to Kientzheim...

See Kientzheim guide
Molsheim

Molsheim

at 20 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Molsheim guide
Chateau du Haut-Koenigsbourg

Chateau du Haut-Koenigsbourg

Castle at 23 km (direction west-south-west)

The substantial Chateau du Haut-Koenigsbourg is one of the most visited and most substantial...

See Chateau du Haut-Koenigsbourg guide
Bergheim

Bergheim

at 25 km (direction south-west), in the Haut-Rhin department

The original fortified walls still surround the very picturesque village of Bergheim...

See Bergheim guide
Strasbourg cathedral

Strasbourg cathedral

Cathedral at 26 km (direction north-east)

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

See Strasbourg cathedral guide

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Markets in and near Benfeld

Market days in Benfeld: weekly market: Monday;

  • Benfeld: market Monday (0km)
  • Erstein: market Thursday (7km)
  • Barr: market Saturday (12km)
  • Obernai: market Thursday (13km)
  • Selestat: market Tuesday & Saturday (17km)
  • Illkirch-Graffenstaden: market Saturday (19km)
  • Molsheim: market Monday (20km)
  • Ostwald: market Friday (21km)
  • Ville: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Strasbourg: market Wednesday all day & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & Monday all day & Friday all day (24km)

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Tourist attractions near Benfeld, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le jardin de Marguerite (15km)
  • Domaine du Windeck (16km)
  • Parc du château de Kintzheim (20km)
  • Jardin du chateau de Kolbsheim (21km)
  • Jardin botanique de l'université de Strasbourg (26km)
  • Parc du domaine de Schoppenwihr (32km)
  • Jardin de l'Escalier (41km)
  • Jardins de Callunes (43km)
  • Jardin botanique du col de Saverne (44km)
  • Jardin d'altitude du Haut-Chitelet (56km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Champ du Feu (24km)
  • Hohneck (57km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Diebolsheim (11km)
  • Itterswiller (12km)
  • Marckolsheim (23km)
  • Bergheim (25km)
  • Ribeauville (28km)
  • Bischheim (29km)
  • Drusenheim (51km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Cigoland (18km)
 
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Geography and distances

Benfeld is in the north-east of France at 26 kilometres from Strasbourg, the department capital (general information: Benfeld is 389 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Benfeld

Canton: Benfeld

Arrondissement: Sélestat-Erstein

Department: Bas-Rhin

Region: Alsace

New region: Grand-Est

Postcode: 67230

Distance to Benfeld

from Strasbourg (prefecture): 26 km

from Paris: 389 km

from Calais: 502 km

from Nice: 520 km

from Bordeaux: 737 km

from Strasbourg: 26 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 Benfeld from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bolsenheim, Erstein, Herbsheim, Huttenheim, Kertzfeld, Kogenheim, Matzenheim, Osthouse, Rossfeld, Sand, Sermersheim, Uttenheim, Valff and Westhouse.

This page in French: Visiter Benfeld