Grandfontaine tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Le Struthof at 9 km from Grandfontaine

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Grandfontaine is situated in the Bas-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 Grandfontaine in Grand-Est.

Popular places to visit nearby include Le Struthof at 9 km and Saint-Quirin at 16 km.

Grandfontaine, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Le Struthof

Le Struthof

at 9 km (direction east-south-east)

Le Struthof is the only Nazi Concentration camp to have been built in France...

See Le Struthof guide


Most Beautiful Village at 16 km (direction north-west), in the Moselle department

The centre of the small village of Saint-Quirin is very pleasant to explore, then...

See Saint-Quirin guide


at 18 km (direction east)

Mont-Saint-Odile is a very popular pilgrimage destination, and has been since the mircles of...

See Mont-Sainte-Odile guide
Chateau d\'Andlau

Chateau d'Andlau

Castle at 21 km (direction east-south-east)

It is the views as much as the castle itself at Chateau Andlau that...

See Chateau d'Andlau guide


at 23 km (direction east)

The roman style church is one highlight in Rosheim, and the oldest bakery in...

See Rosheim guide


Most Beautiful Village at 23 km (direction east-south-east)

Mittelbergheim is one of several Alsave villages classed among the most beautiful in France,...

See Mittelbergheim guide


at 23 km (direction east-south-east)

Less visited than many, Barr is something of an undiscovered gem among the popular...

See Barr guide


at 24 km (direction east)

Obernai is perhaps the town in Alsace that has best preserved its original 15th...

See Obernai guide


at 25 km (direction east)

Although Molsheim is now quite a large town it is the small historic centre...

See Molsheim guide


at 26 km (direction east-south-east)

After exploring Epfig village be sure to visit the 11th century chapel to see...

See Epfig guide


at 27 km (direction east-north-east)

Although lacking major monuments Wasselonee is a pleasant town to explore when you are...

See Wasselonne guide


at 28 km (direction north-east)

It is the abbey, and in particular its ornate facade, that is the highlight...

See Marmoutier guide
Chateau du Haut-Koenigsbourg

Chateau du Haut-Koenigsbourg

Castle at 29 km (direction south-east)

The substantial Chateau du Haut-Koenigsbourg is one of the most visited and most substantial...

See Chateau du Haut-Koenigsbourg guide


at 31 km (direction south-east)

As well as the village itself there are several popular attractions close to Kientzheim...

See Kientzheim guide

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Map of places to visit near Grandfontaine


Markets in and near Grandfontaine

  • Schirmeck: market Wednesday (4km)
  • Rothau: market Saturday (5km)
  • Senones: market Monday (17km)
  • Ville: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Barr: market Saturday (22km)
  • Obernai: market Thursday (24km)
  • Raon-l'Etape: market Saturday (25km)
  • Molsheim: market Monday (25km)
  • Wasselonne: market Monday (27km)
  • Sarrebourg: market Tuesday & Friday (29km)

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Tourist attractions near Grandfontaine, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Vosges-du-Nord (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardins de Callunes (19km)
  • Domaine du Windeck (20km)
  • Parc du château de Kintzheim (30km)
  • Jardin botanique du col de Saverne (32km)
  • Jardin du chateau de Kolbsheim (32km)
  • Jardin botanique de Gondremer (39km)
  • Parc du domaine de Schoppenwihr (40km)
  • Jardins de l’Abbaye Notre-Dame (41km)
  • Le jardin de Marguerite (41km)
  • Jardin botanique de l'université de Strasbourg (44km)
  • Jardin de l'Escalier (49km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Champ du Feu (13km)
  • Château de Moyen (44km)
  • Lindre (46km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Itterswiller (24km)
  • Bergheim (34km)
  • Ribeauville (35km)
  • Diebolsheim (43km)
  • Marckolsheim (45km)
  • Bischheim (46km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Cigoland (32km)
  • Parc animalier de Sainte-Croix (37km)

Geography and distances

Grandfontaine is in the north-east of France at 45 kilometres from Strasbourg, the department capital (general information: Grandfontaine is 356 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Grandfontaine

Canton: Schirmeck

Arrondissement: Molsheim

Department: Bas-Rhin

Region: Alsace

New region: Grand-Est

Postcode: 67130

Distance to Grandfontaine

from Strasbourg (prefecture): 45 km

from Paris: 356 km

from Calais: 470 km

from Nice: 532 km

from Bordeaux: 716 km

from Strasbourg: 44 km

Getting here

Most visitors fly into Paris or drive from one of the channel ports such as Calais or Dunkirk (allow around 6 hours) For driving distances to Grandfontaine from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Barembach, La Broque, Raon-les-Leau, Raon-sur-Plaine, Rothau, Schirmeck and Wildersbach.

This page in French: Visiter Grandfontaine