Buhl tourism and travel guide

Photo of Buhl in Haut-Rhin

Photo is of Murbach abbey at 2 km from Buhl

Visit Buhl: highlights and tourist information

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Buhl 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 Buhl in Grand-Est.

Popular places to visit nearby include Murbach abbey at 2 km and Guebwiller at 3 km.

Buhl, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Murbach abbey

Murbach abbey

Abbey at 2 km (direction west)

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

See Murbach abbey guide


at 3 km (direction south-east)

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

See Guebwiller guide


at 6 km (direction south-east)

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

See Soultz-Haut-Rhin guide


at 9 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Rouffach guide


at 11 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Ungersheim guide


at 13 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Munster guide


Most Beautiful Village at 15 km (direction north-east)

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

See Eguisheim guide


at 19 km (direction north-north-east)

There is lots of interest to see here in Turckheim, one of the prettiest...

See Turckheim guide


at 21 km (direction north-east)

The medieval centre of Colmar, with brightly painted half-timbered houses along the canalside, is...

See Colmar guide


at 23 km (direction south-east)

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

See Mulhouse guide


at 24 km (direction north-north-east)

The historic centre of Kaysersberg is very attractive, and the half-timbered houses along the...

See Kaysersberg guide


at 27 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Neuf-Brisach guide


Most Beautiful Village at 28 km (direction north-north-east)

Riquewihr is very lovely and has less to undermine its medieval charm than almost...

See Riquewihr guide


at 29 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Ottmarsheim guide

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Map of places to visit near Buhl


Markets in and near Buhl

  • Guebwiller: market Tuesday & Friday (4km)
  • Soultz-Haut-Rhin: market Wednesday & Wednesday & (6km)
  • Munster: market Saturday (13km)
  • Cernay: market Tuesday & Friday (13km)
  • Wittelsheim: market Thursday (14km)
  • Thann: market Saturday (15km)
  • Wittenheim: market Friday (17km)
  • Turckheim: market Friday (19km)
  • Colmar: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday (21km)
  • Masevaux: market Wednesday (23km)

More information about Buhl, Alsace

Tourist attractions near Buhl, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Thann (15km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de la Marseillaise (4km)
  • Parc de Wesserling (15km)
  • Jardin d'altitude du Haut-Chitelet (19km)
  • Parc botanique de Mulhouse (25km)
  • Parc Alfred-Wallach (25km)
  • Parc du domaine de Schoppenwihr (26km)
  • Roseraie du Chatelet (32km)
  • Parc du château de Kintzheim (39km)
  • Jardin botanique de Gondremer (53km)
  • Jardins de l’Abbaye Notre-Dame (55km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Hohneck (17km)
  • Ballon d'Alsace (28km)
  • Cascade de la Pissoire (35km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Soultzmatt (5km)
  • Sausheim (21km)
  • Masevaux (23km)
  • Ribeauville (31km)
  • Rougegoutte (33km)
  • Bergheim (33km)
  • Marckolsheim (37km)
  • Hirtzbach (37km)
  • Belfort (40km)
  • Huningue (47km)
  • Diebolsheim (54km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique et botanique de Mulhouse (25km)
  • Cigoland (40km)

Geography and distances

Buhl is in the north-east of France at 21 kilometres from Colmar, the department capital (general information: Buhl is 372 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Buhl

Canton: Guebwiller

Arrondissement: Guebwiller

Department: Haut-Rhin

Region: Alsace

New region: Grand-Est

Postcode: 68530

Distance to Buhl

from Colmar (prefecture): 21 km

from Paris: 372 km

from Calais: 511 km

from Nice: 470 km

from Bordeaux: 687 km

from Strasbourg: 84 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 Buhl from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bergholtz, Guebwiller, Issenheim, Jungholtz, Lautenbach, Lautenbachzell, Linthal, Murbach, Orschwihr, Rimbach-Pres-Guebwiller, Rimbachzell, Soultz-Haut-Rhin, Soultzmatt and Westhalten.

This page in French: Visiter Buhl