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Friesen tourism and travel guide

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Visit Friesen: highlights and tourist information

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Friesen is situated in the Haut-Rhin department and Alsace region (now part of the Grand-Est region), in the north-east of France at 59 kilometres from Colmar, the department capital (general information: Friesen is 384 kilometres from Paris).

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

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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!


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

Map of places to visit near Friesen


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)

Geography and distances

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

Friesen 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 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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