Ferrette tourism and travel guide

Photo of Ferrette in Haut-Rhin

Photo is of Altkirch at 16 km from Ferrette

Visit Ferrette: highlights and tourist information

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Ferrette 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 Ferrette in Grand-Est.

Popular places to visit nearby include Altkirch at 16 km and Mulhouse at 29 km.

Ferrette, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 16 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Altkirch guide


at 29 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Mulhouse guide


at 36 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Ottmarsheim guide


at 38 km (direction west-north-west), in the Territoire-de-Belfort department

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

See Belfort guide


at 39 km (direction west), in the Doubs department

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

See Montbeliard guide


at 42 km (direction west-south-west), in the Doubs department

Saint-Hippolyte is in a beautiful position on the confluence of the Doubs...

See Saint-Hippolyte guide


at 43 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Ungersheim guide


at 44 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Soultz-Haut-Rhin guide


at 47 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Guebwiller guide
Murbach abbey

Murbach abbey

Abbey at 49 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Murbach abbey guide

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Map of places to visit near Ferrette


Markets in and near Ferrette

  • Altkirch: market Thursday (16km)
  • Sierentz: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Saint-Louis: market Saturday all day (21km)
  • Mulhouse: market Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Saturday & Friday (28km)
  • Rixheim: market Thursday (29km)
  • Riedisheim: market Wednesday (29km)
  • Fesches-le-Chatel: market Friday (31km)
  • Wittenheim: market Friday (35km)
  • Wittelsheim: market Thursday (36km)
  • Audincourt: market Saturday (36km)

More information about Ferrette, Alsace

Tourist attractions near Ferrette, France

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Thann (38km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc botanique de Mulhouse (27km)
  • Parc Alfred-Wallach (27km)
  • Roseraie du Chatelet (37km)
  • Parc de Wesserling (50km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Ballon d'Alsace (51km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Hirtzbach (13km)
  • Huningue (23km)
  • Sausheim (33km)
  • Belfort (38km)
  • Mandeure (38km)
  • Montbeliard (39km)
  • Masevaux (39km)
  • Rougegoutte (44km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique et botanique de Mulhouse (27km)

Geography and distances

Ferrette is in the north-east of France at 66 kilometres from Colmar, the department capital (general information: Ferrette is 398 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Ferrette

Canton: Ferrette

Arrondissement: Altkirch

Department: Haut-Rhin

Region: Alsace

New region: Grand-Est

Postcode: 68480

Distance to Ferrette

from Colmar (prefecture): 66 km

from Paris: 398 km

from Calais: 552 km

from Nice: 421 km

from Bordeaux: 675 km

from Strasbourg: 126 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 Ferrette from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 20 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bendorf, Bouxwiller, Durlinsdorf, Durmenach, Feldbach, Fislis, Kiffis, Koestlach, Ligsdorf, Lutter, Moernach, Muespach, Oltingue, Raedersdorf, Riespach, Roppentzwiller, Sondersdorf, Vieux-Ferrette, Werentzhouse and Winkel.

This page in French: Visiter Ferrette