Guemar tourism and travel guide

Photo of Guemar in Haut-Rhin

Photo is of Bergheim at 3 km from Guemar

Visit Guemar: highlights and tourist information

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Guemar 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 Guemar in Grand-Est.

Popular places to visit nearby include Bergheim at 3 km and Ribeauville at 6 km.

Guemar, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 3 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Bergheim guide


at 6 km (direction west)

The traditional coloured houses and the castle poised high above the town make Ribeauvillé...

See Ribeauville guide


Most Beautiful Village at 6 km (direction west)

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

See Hunawihr guide


Most Beautiful Village at 7 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Riquewihr guide


at 8 km (direction west-south-west), in the Bas-Rhin department

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

See Kientzheim guide
Chateau du Haut-Koenigsbourg

Chateau du Haut-Koenigsbourg

Castle at 8 km (direction north-west), in the Bas-Rhin department

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

See Chateau du Haut-Koenigsbourg guide


at 9 km (direction north-east), in the Bas-Rhin department

One interesting feature of Selestat is the very wide range of architectural styles seen...

See Selestat guide


at 11 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Kaysersberg guide


at 12 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Colmar guide


at 14 km (direction south-west)

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

See Turckheim guide


at 17 km (direction north-east), in the Bas-Rhin department

The remarkable baroque style Abbey Church of Ebersmunster is the principal place of interest...

See Ebersmunster guide


Most Beautiful Village at 17 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Eguisheim guide


at 20 km (direction north-north-east), in the Bas-Rhin department

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

See Epfig guide


at 21 km (direction south-east)

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

See Neuf-Brisach guide

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Map of places to visit near Guemar


Markets in and near Guemar

  • Ribeauville: market Saturday (5km)
  • Riquewihr: market Friday (7km)
  • Selestat: market Tuesday & Saturday (9km)
  • Kaysersberg: market Monday & Friday (11km)
  • Colmar: market Wednesday & Thursday & Saturday (12km)
  • Turckheim: market Friday (14km)
  • Ville: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Barr: market Saturday (25km)
  • Munster: market Saturday (25km)
  • Benfeld: market Monday (26km)

More information about Guemar, Alsace

Tourist attractions near Guemar, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du domaine de Schoppenwihr (7km)
  • Parc du château de Kintzheim (8km)
  • Domaine du Windeck (30km)
  • Jardin d'altitude du Haut-Chitelet (32km)
  • Jardins de Callunes (33km)
  • Parc de la Marseillaise (34km)
  • Le jardin de Marguerite (40km)
  • Jardin du chateau de Kolbsheim (44km)
  • Parc de Wesserling (44km)
  • Jardin botanique de l'université de Strasbourg (52km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Champ du Feu (25km)
  • Hohneck (32km)
  • Ballon d'Alsace (57km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Bergheim (3km)
  • Ribeauville (5km)
  • Marckolsheim (12km)
  • Itterswiller (20km)
  • Diebolsheim (23km)
  • Soultzmatt (27km)
  • Sausheim (44km)

Zoo and/or wildlife park

  • Cigoland (8km)

Geography and distances

Guemar is in the north-east of France at 12 kilometres from Colmar, the department capital (general information: Guemar is 379 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Guemar

Canton: Ribeauvillé

Arrondissement: Ribeauvillé

Department: Haut-Rhin

Region: Alsace

New region: Grand-Est

Postcode: 68970

Distance to Guemar

from Colmar (prefecture): 12 km

from Paris: 379 km

from Calais: 504 km

from Nice: 499 km

from Bordeaux: 714 km

from Strasbourg: 52 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 Guemar from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Beblenheim, Bennwihr, Bergheim, Hunawihr, Illhaeusern, Mittelwihr, Ostheim, Ribeauville, Rodern, Rorschwihr, Saint-Hippolyte and Zellenberg.

This page in French: Visiter Guemar