Geiswasser tourism and travel guide

Photo of Geiswasser in Haut-Rhin

Photo is of Neuf-Brisach at 8 km from Geiswasser

Visit Geiswasser: highlights and tourist information

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

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Geiswasser in Grand-Est.

Popular places to visit nearby include Neuf-Brisach at 8 km and Ottmarsheim at 22 km.

Geiswasser, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 8 km (direction west-north-west)

Neuf-Brisach is unique in being a town that was entirely designed by Vauban, an...

See Neuf-Brisach guide


at 22 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Ottmarsheim guide


at 22 km (direction west-north-west)

The medieval centre of Colmar, with brightly painted half-timbered houses along the canalside, is...

See Colmar guide


at 23 km (direction west)

Perhaps less exceptional than some Alsace towns we still enjoyed exploring the centre of...

See Rouffach guide


Most Beautiful Village at 23 km (direction west-north-west)

Of the many beautiful traditional villages in Alsace, Eguisheim is one of our favourites...

See Eguisheim guide


at 25 km (direction west-south-west)

The Ecomuseum at Ungershim is a fascinating reconstruction of an entire medieval Alsace village...

See Ungersheim guide


at 27 km (direction west-north-west)

There is lots of interest to see here in Turckheim, one of the prettiest...

See Turckheim guide


at 30 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Soultz-Haut-Rhin guide


at 30 km (direction west)

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

See Guebwiller guide


Most Beautiful Village at 31 km (direction west-north-west)

Riquewihr is very lovely and has less to undermine its medieval charm than almost...

See Riquewihr guide


at 31 km (direction north-west)

The original fortified walls still surround the very picturesque village of Bergheim...

See Bergheim guide


at 31 km (direction west-north-west)

The historic centre of Kaysersberg is very attractive, and the half-timbered houses along the...

See Kaysersberg guide


Most Beautiful Village at 32 km (direction north-west)

In the heart of the Alsace wine region you should visit Hunawihr, now listed...

See Hunawihr guide


at 32 km (direction south-west)

Often ignored as an 'industrial town' Mulhouse actually has an attractive centre around the...

See Mulhouse guide

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Map of places to visit near Geiswasser


Markets in and near Geiswasser

  • Colmar: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday (22km)
  • Wittenheim: market Friday (27km)
  • Turckheim: market Friday (28km)
  • Soultz-Haut-Rhin: market Wednesday & Wednesday & (30km)
  • Rixheim: market Thursday (30km)
  • Guebwiller: market Tuesday & Friday (30km)
  • Riedisheim: market Wednesday (31km)
  • Riquewihr: market Friday (31km)
  • Kaysersberg: market Monday & Friday (31km)
  • Mulhouse: market Tuesday all day & Thursday all day & Saturday & Friday (31km)

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Tourist attractions near Geiswasser, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Thann (42km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du domaine de Schoppenwihr (28km)
  • Parc de la Marseillaise (30km)
  • Parc Alfred-Wallach (32km)
  • Parc botanique de Mulhouse (33km)
  • Parc du château de Kintzheim (35km)
  • Jardin d'altitude du Haut-Chitelet (45km)
  • Jardins de Callunes (60km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Hohneck (44km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Marckolsheim (21km)
  • Sausheim (27km)
  • Soultzmatt (27km)
  • Bergheim (32km)
  • Ribeauville (32km)
  • Diebolsheim (35km)
  • Huningue (42km)
  • Itterswiller (45km)
  • Hirtzbach (51km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Parc zoologique et botanique de Mulhouse (33km)
  • Cigoland (34km)

Geography and distances

Geiswasser is in the north-east of France at 22 kilometres from Colmar, the department capital (general information: Geiswasser is 400 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Geiswasser

Canton: Neuf-Brisach

Arrondissement: Colmar

Department: Haut-Rhin

Region: Alsace

New region: Grand-Est

Postcode: 68600

Distance to Geiswasser

from Colmar (prefecture): 22 km

from Paris: 400 km

from Calais: 531 km

from Nice: 476 km

from Bordeaux: 717 km

from Strasbourg: 69 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 Geiswasser from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Algolsheim, Balgau, Heiteren, Nambsheim, Neuf-Brisach, Obersaasheim, Vogelgrun and Volgelsheim.

This page in French: Visiter Geiswasser