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Cernay tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Soultz-Haut-Rhin at 10 km from Cernay

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Visit Cernay: highlights and tourist information

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Cernay is situated in the Haut-Rhin department and Alsace region (now part of the Grand-Est region), in the north-east of France at 33 kilometres from Colmar, the department capital (general information: Cernay is 375 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Soultz-Haut-Rhin at 10 km and Guebwiller at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Cernay, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Cernay in Grand-Est.

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


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Haut-Rhin

Map of places to visit near Cernay

Markets in and near Cernay

Market days in Cernay: weekly market: Tuesday & Friday;

  • Cernay: market Tuesday & Friday (0km)
  • Thann: market Saturday (5km)
  • Wittelsheim: market Thursday (5km)
  • Soultz-Haut-Rhin: market Wednesday & Wednesday & (9km)
  • Guebwiller: market Tuesday & Friday (11km)
  • Wittenheim: market Friday (12km)
  • Masevaux: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Mulhouse: market Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Saturday & Friday (16km)
  • Riedisheim: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Rixheim: market Thursday (18km)

More information about Cernay, Alsace

Tourist attractions near Cernay, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Thann (5km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc de la Marseillaise (11km)
  • Parc de Wesserling (15km)
  • Parc botanique de Mulhouse (15km)
  • Parc Alfred-Wallach (16km)
  • Roseraie du Chatelet (22km)
  • Jardin d'altitude du Haut-Chitelet (29km)
  • Parc du domaine de Schoppenwihr (39km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Ballon d'Alsace (25km)
  • Hohneck (28km)
  • Cascade de la Pissoire (42km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Masevaux (14km)
  • Sausheim (15km)
  • Soultzmatt (18km)
  • Hirtzbach (24km)
  • Rougegoutte (26km)
  • Belfort (30km)
  • Huningue (39km)
  • Montbeliard (44km)
  • Ribeauville (44km)
  • Bergheim (46km)
  • Marckolsheim (48km)
  • Mandeure (48km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique et botanique de Mulhouse (15km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Cernay

Canton: Cernay

Arrondissement: Thann

Department: Haut-Rhin

Region: Alsace

New region: Grand-Est

Postcode: 68700

Distance to Cernay

from Colmar (prefecture): 33 km

from Paris: 375 km

from Calais: 520 km

from Nice: 457 km

from Bordeaux: 680 km

from Strasbourg: 96 km

Getting here

Cernay is in the north-east of France. 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 Cernay from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aspach-le-Bas, Aspach-le-Haut, Berrwiller, Hartmannswiller, Leimbach, Michelbach, Steinbach, Thann, Uffholtz, Vieux-Thann, Wattwiller and Wittelsheim.

This page in French: Visiter Cernay

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