Gries tourism and travel guide

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Visit Gries: highlights and tourist information

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Gries is situated in the Bas-Rhin department and Alsace region (now part of the Grand-Est region), in the north-east of France at 19 kilometres from Strasbourg, the department capital (general information: Gries is 400 kilometres from Paris).

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

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Gries, 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 Gries 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 Bas-Rhin

Map of places to visit near Gries

Markets in and near Gries

  • Bischwiller: market Saturday (4km)
  • Brumath: market Wednesday (8km)
  • Haguenau: market Tuesday & Friday (8km)
  • Soufflenheim: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Bischheim: market Friday (15km)
  • Schiltigheim: market Thursday (16km)
  • Strasbourg: market Wednesday all day & Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & Monday all day & Friday all day (21km)
  • Reichshoffen: market Thursday (23km)
  • Ostwald: market Friday (24km)
  • Illkirch-Graffenstaden: market Saturday (25km)

More information about Gries, Alsace

Tourist attractions near Gries, France

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

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 (38km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin de l'Escalier (8km)
  • Jardin botanique de l'université de Strasbourg (19km)
  • Jardin de la ferme bleue (20km)
  • Jardin du chateau de Kolbsheim (26km)
  • Le jardin de Marguerite (31km)
  • Jardin botanique du col de Saverne (33km)
  • Domaine du Windeck (43km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Champ du Feu (56km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Drusenheim (10km)
  • Bischheim (15km)
  • Itterswiller (51km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Gries

Canton: Brumath

Arrondissement: Strasbourg-Campagne

Department: Bas-Rhin

Region: Alsace

Postcode: 67240

Distance to Gries

from Strasbourg (prefecture): 19 km

from Paris: 400 km

from Calais: 492 km

from Nice: 562 km

from Bordeaux: 772 km

from Strasbourg: 19 km

Getting here

Gries is in the north-east of France. 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 Gries from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bietlenheim, Bischwiller, Geudertheim, Kaltenhouse, Kurtzenhouse, Niederschaeffolsheim, Oberhoffen-sur-Moder, Weitbruch and Weyersheim.

This page in French: Visiter Gries