Forbach tourism and travel guide

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Visit Forbach: highlights and tourist information

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Forbach is situated in the Moselle department and Lorraine region (now part of the Grand-Est region), in the north-east of France at 53 kilometres from Metz, the department capital (general information: Forbach is 333 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Bitche at 41 km and Neuwiller-les-Saverne at 55 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Forbach, 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 Forbach in Grand-Est.

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

Map of places to visit near Forbach

Markets in and near Forbach

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

  • Forbach: market Tuesday & Friday (0km)
  • Behren-les-Forbach: market Saturday (3km)
  • Stiring-Wendel: market Thursday & Saturday (4km)
  • Freyming-Merlebach: market Thursday (7km)
  • Farebersviller: market Wednesday (8km)
  • Creutzwald: market Thursday (15km)
  • Sarreguemines: market Tuesday & Friday (15km)
  • Saint-Avold: market Friday (16km)
  • Sarralbe: market Thursday (23km)
  • Faulquemont: market Thursday (27km)

More information about Forbach, Lorraine

Tourist attractions near Forbach, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Forbach.

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Vosges-du-Nord (48km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château de Pange (41km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lindre (44km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Sarreguemines (15km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Forbach

Canton: Forbach

Arrondissement: Forbach

Department: Moselle

Region: Lorraine

Postcode: 57600

Distance to Forbach

from Metz (prefecture): 53 km

from Paris: 333 km

from Calais: 410 km

from Nice: 610 km

from Bordeaux: 744 km

from Strasbourg: 91 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Forbach from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Behren-les-Forbach, Bening-les-Saint-Avold, Bousbach, Cocheren, Etzling, Folkling, Freyming-Merlebach, Kerbach, Morsbach, Oeting, Petite-Rosselle, Rosbruck, Schoeneck, Spicheren and Stiring-Wendel.

This page in French: Visiter Forbach