Fortschwihr tourism and travel guide

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Visit Fortschwihr: highlights and tourist information

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Fortschwihr is situated in the Haut-Rhin department and Alsace region (now part of the Grand-Est region), in the north-east of France at 7 kilometres from Colmar, the department capital (general information: Fortschwihr is 386 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Colmar at 7 km and Neuf-Brisach at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Fortschwihr, 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 Fortschwihr 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 Fortschwihr

Markets in and near Fortschwihr

  • Colmar: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday (7km)
  • Turckheim: market Friday (13km)
  • Riquewihr: market Friday (14km)
  • Ribeauville: market Saturday (15km)
  • Kaysersberg: market Monday & Friday (15km)
  • Selestat: market Tuesday & Saturday (19km)
  • Munster: market Saturday (24km)
  • Guebwiller: market Tuesday & Friday (27km)
  • Soultz-Haut-Rhin: market Wednesday & Wednesday & (28km)
  • Ville: market Wednesday (30km)

More information about Fortschwihr, Alsace

Tourist attractions near Fortschwihr, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du domaine de Schoppenwihr (11km)
  • Parc du château de Kintzheim (19km)
  • Parc de la Marseillaise (27km)
  • Jardin d'altitude du Haut-Chitelet (33km)
  • Parc Alfred-Wallach (40km)
  • Parc botanique de Mulhouse (40km)
  • Parc de Wesserling (41km)
  • Domaine du Windeck (41km)
  • Jardins de Callunes (43km)
  • Le jardin de Marguerite (47km)
  • Roseraie du Chatelet (58km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Hohneck (33km)
  • Champ du Feu (36km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Marckolsheim (11km)
  • Bergheim (15km)
  • Ribeauville (15km)
  • Soultzmatt (21km)
  • Diebolsheim (27km)
  • Itterswiller (30km)
  • Sausheim (34km)
  • Masevaux (49km)
  • Rougegoutte (60km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Cigoland (19km)
  • Parc zoologique et botanique de Mulhouse (40km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Fortschwihr

Canton: Andolsheim

Arrondissement: Colmar

Department: Haut-Rhin

Region: Alsace

Postcode: 68320

Distance to Fortschwihr

from Colmar (prefecture): 7 km

from Paris: 386 km

from Calais: 514 km

from Nice: 488 km

from Bordeaux: 713 km

from Strasbourg: 59 km

Getting here

Fortschwihr 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 Fortschwihr from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Andolsheim, Bischwihr, Durrenentzen, Grussenheim, Holtzwihr, Horbourg-Wihr, Houssen, Jebsheim, Muntzenheim, Riedwihr, Sundhoffen, Urschenheim and Wickerschwihr.

This page in French: Visiter Fortschwihr