Bernwiller tourism and travel guide

Photo of Bernwiller in Haut-Rhin

Photo is of Altkirch at 8 km from Bernwiller

Visit Bernwiller: highlights and tourist information

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Bernwiller is situated in the Haut-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 Bernwiller in Grand-Est.

Popular places to visit nearby include Altkirch at 8 km and Mulhouse at 13 km.

Bernwiller, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 8 km (direction south-east)

In the oldest part of Altkirch you can still see part of the defensive...

See Altkirch guide


at 13 km (direction east-north-east)

Often ignored as an 'industrial town' Mulhouse actually has an attractive centre around the...

See Mulhouse guide


at 22 km (direction east-north-east)

In Soultz-Haut-Rhin an unusual characteristic is that many of the old houses are in...

See Soultz-Haut-Rhin guide


at 23 km (direction north-north-east)

The Ecomuseum at Ungershim is a fascinating reconstruction of an entire medieval Alsace village...

See Ungersheim guide


at 24 km (direction north-north-east)

In Guebwilller it is the part of the town along the canal and also...

See Guebwiller guide


at 25 km (direction west), in the Territoire-de-Belfort department

The town of Belfort and its citadel are pleasant to exlore when you are...

See Belfort guide
Murbach abbey

Murbach abbey

Abbey at 26 km (direction west)

The remains of the abbey at Murbach, the surrounding gardens and its position in...

See Murbach abbey guide


at 26 km (direction east-north-east)

The Abbey church of Ottmarsheim is said to be the oldest church in Alsace,...

See Ottmarsheim guide


at 31 km (direction north-north-east)

Perhaps less exceptional than some Alsace towns we still enjoyed exploring the centre of...

See Rouffach guide


at 36 km (direction west-south-west), in the Doubs department

It is the castle in Montbeliard, on a raised rocky platform, that dominates the...

See Montbeliard guide


at 39 km (direction west-south-west)

Munster was very badly damaged during the First World War but careful renovation means...

See Munster guide


Most Beautiful Village at 40 km (direction north-north-east)

Of the many beautiful traditional villages in Alsace, Eguisheim is one of our favourites...

See Eguisheim guide
Ronchamp chapel

Ronchamp chapel

at 43 km (direction west), in the Haute-Saone department

The Ronchamp Chapel is the best known work by architect Le Corbusier to be...

See Ronchamp chapel guide


at 44 km (direction north-east)

Neuf-Brisach is unique in being a town that was entirely designed by Vauban, an...

See Neuf-Brisach guide

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Markets in and near Bernwiller

  • Altkirch: market Thursday (8km)
  • Cernay: market Tuesday & Friday (13km)
  • Wittelsheim: market Thursday (14km)
  • Thann: market Saturday (14km)
  • Mulhouse: market Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Saturday & Friday (14km)
  • Riedisheim: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Rixheim: market Thursday (16km)
  • Wittenheim: market Friday (17km)
  • Masevaux: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Sierentz: market Wednesday (20km)

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Tourist attractions near Bernwiller, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Thann (14km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc botanique de Mulhouse (13km)
  • Parc Alfred-Wallach (14km)
  • Roseraie du Chatelet (19km)
  • Parc de la Marseillaise (24km)
  • Parc de Wesserling (26km)
  • Jardin d'altitude du Haut-Chitelet (42km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Ballon d'Alsace (30km)
  • Hohneck (41km)
  • Cascade de la Pissoire (52km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Hirtzbach (11km)
  • Sausheim (17km)
  • Masevaux (17km)
  • Belfort (25km)
  • Rougegoutte (26km)
  • Soultzmatt (30km)
  • Huningue (31km)
  • Montbeliard (36km)
  • Mandeure (39km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique et botanique de Mulhouse (13km)

Geography and distances

Bernwiller is in the north-east of France at 45 kilometres from Colmar, the department capital (general information: Bernwiller is 381 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Bernwiller

Canton: Cernay

Arrondissement: Thann

Department: Haut-Rhin

Region: Alsace

New region: Grand-Est

Postcode: 68210

Distance to Bernwiller

from Colmar (prefecture): 45 km

from Paris: 381 km

from Calais: 530 km

from Nice: 443 km

from Bordeaux: 676 km

from Strasbourg: 108 km

Getting here

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

We have 23 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ammerzwiller, Aspach, Balschwiller, Buethwiller, Burnhaupt-le-Bas, Burnhaupt-le-Haut, Eglingen, Falkwiller, Froeningen, Galfingue, Gildwiller, Gommersdorf, Hagenbach, Hecken, Heidwiller, Heimsbrunn, Illfurth, Morschwiller-le-Bas, Saint-Bernard, Spechbach-le-Bas, Spechbach-le-Haut, Tagolsheim and Walheim.

This page in French: Visiter Bernwiller