Gerardmer tourism and travel guide

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Visit Gerardmer: highlights and tourist information

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Gerardmer is situated in the Vosges department and Lorraine region (now part of the Grand-Est region), in the north-east of France at 34 kilometres from Epinal, the department capital (general information: Gerardmer is 345 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Munster at 19 km and Murbach at 26 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Gerardmer, 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 Gerardmer in Grand-Est.

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


Map of places to visit near Gerardmer

Markets in and near Gerardmer

Market days in Gerardmer: weekly market: Thursday & Saturday;

  • Gerardmer: market Thursday & Saturday (0km)
  • La Bresse: market Sunday (8km)
  • Granges-sur-Vologne: market Tuesday (10km)
  • Fraize: market Friday (15km)
  • Bruyeres: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Munster: market Saturday (19km)
  • Remiremont: market Tuesday (22km)
  • Turckheim: market Friday (29km)
  • Kaysersberg: market Monday & Friday (30km)
  • Guebwiller: market Tuesday & Friday (31km)

More information about Gerardmer, Lorraine

Tourist attractions near Gerardmer, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Plombieres-les-Bains (33km)
  • Thann (34km)
  • Obernai (62km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin d'altitude du Haut-Chitelet (10km)
  • Parc de Wesserling (23km)
  • Jardin botanique de Gondremer (27km)
  • Jardins de l’Abbaye Notre-Dame (29km)
  • Parc de la Marseillaise (31km)
  • Jardins de Callunes (32km)
  • Parc du domaine de Schoppenwihr (34km)
  • Roseraie du Chatelet (41km)
  • Parc du château de Kintzheim (43km)
  • Parc botanique de Mulhouse (51km)
  • Parc Alfred-Wallach (52km)
  • Domaine du Windeck (59km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascade de la Pissoire (10km)
  • Hohneck (11km)
  • Ballon d'Alsace (28km)
  • Champ du Feu (46km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Soultzmatt (29km)
  • Masevaux (34km)
  • Ribeauville (36km)
  • Rougegoutte (38km)
  • Bergheim (39km)
  • Sausheim (48km)
  • Itterswiller (52km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Cigoland (45km)
  • Parc zoologique et botanique de Mulhouse (51km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Gerardmer

Canton: Gérardmer

Arrondissement: Saint-Dié-des-Vosges

Department: Vosges

Region: Lorraine

New region: Grand-Est

Postcode: 88400

Distance to Gerardmer

from Epinal (prefecture): 34 km

from Paris: 345 km

from Calais: 484 km

from Nice: 487 km

from Bordeaux: 674 km

from Strasbourg: 86 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Gerardmer from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 2 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Liezey and Xonrupt-Longemer.

This page in French: Visiter Gerardmer