Forstheim tourism and travel guide

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Visit Forstheim: highlights and tourist information

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Forstheim is situated in the Bas-Rhin department and Alsace region (now part of the Grand-Est region), in the north-east of France at 35 kilometres from Strasbourg, the department capital (general information: Forstheim is 392 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Lembach at 13 km and Hoffen at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Forstheim, 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 Forstheim 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 Bas-Rhin

Map of places to visit near Forstheim

Markets in and near Forstheim

  • Reichshoffen: market Thursday (5km)
  • Niederbronn-les-Bains: market Friday (8km)
  • Haguenau: market Tuesday & Friday (10km)
  • Bischwiller: market Saturday (18km)
  • Brumath: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Soufflenheim: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Saverne: market Thursday (31km)
  • Bischheim: market Friday (31km)
  • Schiltigheim: market Thursday (32km)
  • Wasselonne: market Monday (35km)

More information about Forstheim, Alsace

Tourist attractions near Forstheim, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Vosges-du-Nord (29km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de la ferme bleue (4km)
  • Jardin de l'Escalier (18km)
  • Jardin botanique du col de Saverne (31km)
  • Jardin botanique de l'université de Strasbourg (35km)
  • Jardin du chateau de Kolbsheim (38km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Drusenheim (23km)
  • Bischheim (31km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Forstheim

Canton: Woerth

Arrondissement: Wissembourg

Department: Bas-Rhin

Region: Alsace

New region: Grand-Est

Postcode: 67580

Distance to Forstheim

from Strasbourg (prefecture): 35 km

from Paris: 392 km

from Calais: 478 km

from Nice: 578 km

from Bordeaux: 774 km

from Strasbourg: 35 km

Getting here

Forstheim is in the north-east of France. Most visitors fly into Paris or drive from one of the channel ports such as Calais or Dunkirk (allow around 6 hours) For driving distances to Forstheim from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 18 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Biblisheim, Dieffenbach-les-Woerth, Durrenbach, Eschbach, Froeschwiller, Gumbrechtshoffen, Gundershoffen, Gunstett, Hegeney, Laubach, Mertzwiller, Mietesheim, Morsbronn-les-Bains, Oberdorf-Spachbach, Reichshoffen, Uttenhoffen, Walbourg and Woerth.

This page in French: Visiter Forstheim