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Friesen tourism and travel guide

Photo of Friesen in Haut-Rhin

Photo is of Altkirch at 9 km from Friesen

Visit Friesen: highlights and tourist information

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Friesen is situated in the Haut-Rhin department and Grand-Est region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Altkirch at 9 km and Belfort at 23 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Friesen, 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 Friesen in Grand-Est.

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

Altkirch

Altkirch

at 9 km (direction north-east)

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

See Altkirch guide
Belfort

Belfort

at 23 km (direction west-north-west), in the Territoire-de-Belfort department

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

See Belfort guide
Mulhouse

Mulhouse

at 25 km (direction north-east)

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

See Mulhouse guide
Montbeliard

Montbeliard

at 27 km (direction west), in the Doubs department

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

See Montbeliard guide
 
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Soultz-Haut-Rhin

Soultz-Haut-Rhin

at 36 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Soultz-Haut-Rhin guide
Ottmarsheim

Ottmarsheim

at 37 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Ottmarsheim guide
Ungersheim

Ungersheim

at 37 km (direction north-north-east)

The Ecomuseum at Ungershim is a fascinating reconstruction of...

See Ungersheim guide
Saint-Hippolyte

Saint-Hippolyte

at 37 km (direction south-west), in the Doubs department

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

See Saint-Hippolyte guide
Guebwiller

Guebwiller

at 38 km (direction south-west)

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

See Guebwiller guide
Murbach

Murbach

at 40 km (direction south-west)

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

See Murbach guide
Ronchamp chapel

Ronchamp chapel

at 43 km (direction west-north-west), in the Haute-Saone department

The Ronchamp Chapel is the best known work by...

See Ronchamp chapel guide
Rouffach

Rouffach

at 45 km (direction north-north-east)

Perhaps less exceptional than some Alsace towns we still...

See Rouffach guide

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

Map of places to visit near Friesen

 
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Markets in and near Friesen

  • Altkirch: market Thursday (9km)
  • Fesches-le-Chatel: market Friday (19km)
  • Belfort: market Wednesday & Thursday & Sunday & Monday & Friday (24km)
  • Sochaux: market Thursday (25km)
  • Sierentz: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Audincourt: market Saturday (25km)
  • Mulhouse: market Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Saturday & Friday (26km)
  • Masevaux: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Valentigney: market Tuesday (26km)
  • Riedisheim: market Wednesday (26km)

More information about Friesen, Alsace

Tourist attractions near Friesen, France

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

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Thann (27km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Roseraie du Chatelet (22km)
  • Parc botanique de Mulhouse (24km)
  • Parc Alfred-Wallach (25km)
  • Parc de Wesserling (37km)
  • Parc de la Marseillaise (38km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Ballon d'Alsace (37km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Hirtzbach (6km)
  • Belfort (23km)
  • Masevaux (26km)
  • Montbeliard (27km)
  • Mandeure (28km)
  • Rougegoutte (29km)
  • Sausheim (30km)
  • Huningue (32km)
  • Soultzmatt (45km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique et botanique de Mulhouse (24km)
 
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Geography and distances

Friesen is in the north-east of France at 59 kilometres from Colmar, the department capital (general information: Friesen is 384 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Friesen

Canton: Hirsingue

Arrondissement: Altkirch

Department: Haut-Rhin

Region: Alsace

New region: Grand-Est

Postcode: 68580

Distance to Friesen

from Colmar (prefecture): 59 km

from Paris: 384 km

from Calais: 538 km

from Nice: 430 km

from Bordeaux: 667 km

from Strasbourg: 122 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 Friesen from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Altenach, Bisel, Carspach, Fulleren, Hindlingen, Hirtzbach, Largitzen, Manspach, Mertzen, Saint-Ulrich, Seppois-le-Bas, Seppois-le-Haut, Strueth and Ueberstrass.

This page in French: Visiter Friesen

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